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The Gloaming announce new album and share two tracks

The band's third album will be released on 22 February, ahead of their European and US tours.

Building Public Health Narratives through the music of Les Amazones d’Afrique

Exploring public health narratives and ideas for a new Les Amazones d'Afrique song.

From Algiers to London: Abdel Ali Slimani gets an Invasion of the Heart

Abdel Ali Slimani shares the story of his music journey from Algeria to England.

Preview: WOMAD Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 2018

We take a look at some of the artists performing at this year's festival.