Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan and Michael Brook are featured in this issue, with an article about their new collaboration, 'Night Song'. And the Afro Celt Sound System explore their roots, embedded in the album, 'Sound Magic'. We also review the new releases from Real World Records and WOMAD Select.

Real World engineer Richard Chappell lets you have a look behind the scenes with Peter Gabriel at the mobile studio setup they're using to record the new album, on location in France and Senegal.