Newcastle Roots Music Radio brings you a monthly world, roots and folk music podcast wherever you live! There's also a gig guide for those of you who live in Northeast England on the podcast and the related blog where you can also find a playlist with links for more information regarding artists:

This month's edition features music from Beccy Owen. With a strong connection to the north east Beccy now Yorkshire based has a new album out "IMAGO", which has been critically well received. You will hear three songs from this fantastic 12 track album.
There's more local music from new to Newcastle “Reason Breeds Monsters”, and from Teesiders “The Young’Uns”. Further afield we have a Nelson Mandela tribute,music from Rumania via London, Ireland, Scotland, Lancaster County, PA; Quebec, Germany, Peru and more!
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