Launched in 1999, Songlines is the leading magazine covering traditional, contemporary, folk and fusion music from around the world.

Packed with the latest album reviews, artist interviews, festival profiles and travel adventures, every issue comes with a free compilation CD with tracks from the best new releases, as well as an exclusive guest playlist.

The annual Songlines Music Awards and Encounters Festival champion and showcase the wealth of talent featured within the pages of the magazine; from well-established artists to up-and-coming new stars.

Music is about culture, politics, history and the environment and Songlines is your essential guide to it all.


Jo Frost


James Anderson-Hanney