Introducing Songlines issue #129 (July 2017)

Posted on June 12th, 2017 in Features, Recent posts by .

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The July 2017 (#129) issue of Songlines is now on sale!

Our cover star this issue is Dona Onete from Belém, Brazil, whose latest album, Banzeiro, is a joyful celebration of the Amazon.

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Other features include an interview with Snarky Puppy’s founder Michael League about his new supergroup, Bokanté; an overview of the TV series exploring American roots music, American Epic; a report from Jodhpur RIFF about preserving Rajasthan’s cultural heritage; an interview with Latin jazz star, Eddie Palmieri; a Beginner’s Guide to Sephardic singer, Françoise Atlan; plus the latest CD and world cinema reviews.

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The Top of the World CD includes tracks from Dona Onete, Kronos Quartet, Vieux Farka Touré and Lau, as well as a guest playlist from the drummer Stewart Copeland, featuring Amadou & Mariam, Ray Lema and Moondog.

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To buy the new issue or to find out more about subscribing to Songlines, please visit: www.songlines.co.uk/subs

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