CONTENTS

27 Gurrumul

UPFRONT 06 Top of the World CD 08 My World interview with Jah Wobble 11 What’s New 16 Who’s Touring 21 Letters 23 Soapbox 24 Introducing...

Ibeyi & 47Soul 27 Spotlight: Gurrumul 29 Quickfire: Dubulah,

Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh & Lorin Sklamberg

FEATURES 31 A-Z of World Music 38 Totó la Momposina 42 Joe Boyd’s Balkan

Adventures 46 Souad Massi 50 The Great British

Song Map

REGULARS 52 Beginner’s Guide:

Peggy Seeger 54 Festival Pass:

Jerusalem Sacred Music Festival 57 Postcard from

Riga, Latvia 87 Gig Guide 92 Subscribe 94 Overseas Festivals 97 Dispatch from

Tunis, Tunisia 98 Essential Ten:

Song Collectors

REVIEWS 62 Africa 64 Americas 70 Europe 76 Asia 77 Middle East 78 Fusion 83 World Cinema 84 Live Reviews

Jah Wobble six-CD box set Redux 08 VIP tickets & accommodation for Fisherman’s Friends gig in Plymouth 11 Tickets to Bellowhead’s last ever London show 15 A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence DVD 83 WIN

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