Songhoy Blues, Shooglenifty and Daniel Melingo
This podcast includes highlights from the March 2015 issue (#106), opening with music from the debut album by Songhoy Blues (Transgressive Records). Songlines editor-in-chief, Simon Broughton, plays a track by jazz singer Dee Dee Bridgewater to tie in with her playlist this issue. There is also a track by Shooglenifty as part of this issue’s Beginner’s Guide.
Features: Andy Morgan on the young Malian group, Songhoy Blues; Simon Broughton with special reports on the Taraf de Haidouks and music from his recent trip to Bangladesh. Nathaniel Handy brings you the latest news with music by Daniel Melingo and more.
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