Of Interest To World Music Enthusiasts

World Music Central — founded in 2002

Rock Paper Scissors – For journalists, artists and the broader community of music fans looking for new and old sounds from around the globe

Womex — the premier exhibition and meeting for those interested in world music and jazz. WOMEX 2013 takes place in Cardiff, Wales

BBC Radio World Music — Radio 3’s hub for World Music


NatGeo World Music — Streaming audio, interviews, photo features and more from National Geographic

Center For World Music – San Diego-based not-for-profit that organizes study abroad tours and offers other programs

Randy Raine-Reusch’s instrument gallery — the extensive collection of composer, performer and festival organizer Randy Raine-Reusch

UW Ethnomusicology Library — University of Washington’s journals, recordings, bibliographies and other materials.

Songlines Magazine World music charts

European world music charts — from the World Music Workshop of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU).

Fly Global Music

Rough Guide to World Music – Volume One — on the Goodreads site

Rough Guide to World Music – Volume Two  — on the Goodreads site

UCLA ethnomusicology department