The Gloaming
The Gloaming's latest album 2 is now available on CD and LP. The Gloaming - Martin Hayes, Dennis Cahill, Iarla Ó Lionáird,… more »

30 - Real World At WOMAD

Various Artists
The symbiotic relationship between WOMAD and Real World Records was apparent from day one. When, in 1989, the record label was born, it… more »

A Better Destiny

Rizwan-Muazzam Qawwali
The new album from Rizwan-Muazam Qawwali Group - the youngest and most exciting group of Qawwali singers to emerge from Pakistan over the… more »


Sheila Chandra
This album, the third in the trilogy for Real World, gives you the fullest access possible to Chandra's imagination - the melodies are in… more »

Addis Through The Looking Glass

Dub Colossus
The aim, says Nick Page, the musician and producer best-known as Dubulah (also a founding member of Transglobal Underground and Syriana),… more »


The Black Swan Effect
"Just when you think you've heard it all before, along comes an album that demands the hairs on the back of you neck stand to attention,… more »

Africa Grooves 1

Various Artists
Buy Africa Grooves 1 on iTunes Sample 12 glorious grooves from every corner of this great continent of music. From Rossy's Madagascan… more »

Al Bidayeh

It is said that Damascus - old Damascus, the 7,000-year-old capital of Syria - is a bit like a veiled woman who keeps her beauty hidden.… more »

A Life In Film

Syriana - A Life in Film Vinyl features 4 exclusive remixed tracks, 1 new track Ipiros, and 2 tracks from the album. Side A Syriana… more »

Al Samah

Syriana's 'Al Samah' - combining the best of digital and analogue technology A digital EP featuring four tracks currently available only… more »


Yungchen Lhamo
Among the world's great singers, there are a rare few who become the voice of a nation. After a decade of rapturous performances,… more »

Among Brothers

With no preconceived idea, and with the openness of mind of a newborn child, Abdelli and I let our inspiration be guided by signs that… more »


Afro Celt Sound System
Anatomic: concerned with anatomy, concerned with dissection, related to the structure of an organism. In 2005 Afro Celt Sound System… more »


9Bach's new album is called Anian -- a soulful, brooding record whose songs take a critical look at the world in which we live. Anian is… more »


Various Artists
The joined forces of Simon Jeffes, Nigel Kennedy, Andy Sheppard, Nana Vasconcelos, Jane Siberry, Alex Gifford and many more come together… more »


Hukwe Zawose
Tanzania has a made-to-measure musical ambassador in the person of Dr Hukwe Zawose: educator, instrument builder, cultural conservationist… more »

A Town Called Addis

Dub Colossus
This project brings together an extraordinary but little-known African musical heritage, a labour of love recording in a makeshift studio… more »

A Week in the Real World (Part 1)

Various Artists
In August 1991 Real World Studios opened its doors to over 75 artists from 20 countries for a unique recording project in association with… more »