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Monday, February 21, 2022

Super Roopa

One of the UK’s finest sitarists, Roopa Panesar, joins forces with pianist Al MacSween for a special pair of raga weekends

Wednesday, February 9, 2022

Songlines March 2022 issue is out now!

Exclusive interviews with Rokia Koné, AR Rahman and Scottish trio Talisk; soundtracks of the Franco-Algerian conflict; a broadside from Eliza Carthy; a Beginner's Guide to son jarocho, plus much more

Tuesday, February 1, 2022

Obituary: Elza Soares (1930-2022)

One of the greatest Brazilian singers of all time, the glamorous genre-straddling samba star Elza Soares, has died aged 91

Monday, January 17, 2022

Dugri: Straight Talkin'

The latest on the unlikely rap alliance confronting Arab-Jewish racism from both sides

Thursday, December 16, 2021

Songlines January/February 2022 issue is out now!

Our best albums of 2021; the return of star-studded folk ensemble Spell Songs; an investigative plunge into changüí, the irrepressible sound of Guantánamo; a Beginner's Guide to Karine Polwart, plus more inside

Thursday, November 25, 2021

The 10 Best Albums of 2021

Featuring outstanding albums from Susana Baca, San Salvador, Ben Aylon, Arooj Aftab, John Francis Flynn, and more...

Thursday, November 18, 2021

Songlines December 2021 issue is out now!

Kora star Sona Jobarteh talks education and activism; Béla Fleck's return to his bluegrass roots; The Beatles' Indian music obsessions; Purbayan Chatterjee's lockdown alliance; a Beginner's Guide to Amsterdam Klezmer Band, plus more inside

Wednesday, November 17, 2021

Songlines Music Awards 2021 Ceremony

Watch this year's virtual ceremony, hosted by Cerys Matthews and featuring live performances from Ayom, Jake Blount, Liraz, Siti Muharam and others

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