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DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 9TH MARCH 2016

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This week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway97.8  is dedicated to two friends who recently passed all too soon; Yvonne Williams, a founding director of Gateway97.8, and Alfie Falckenbach, the boss at Blues Boulevard Records and a well-known figure on the European Blues scene. There are also tracks from four of this month’s IBBA Picks of the Month plus a ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 9TH DECEMBER 2015

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This week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway97.8 (#312 if you are counting!) is another big bag full of tracks from new & recent releases including this month’s IBBA Picks of the Month. Also a couple of slices of birthday cake for Booker T Jones. So, please join me and Booker T & the MGs, Jools Holland & his Rhythm ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 25TH NOVEMBER 2015 – EPISODE 310

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This week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway97.8 is crammed with tracks from new & recent releases including three of this month’s IBBA Picks of the Month. So, please join me and The Boom Band, Mark Pontin Group, These Wicked Rivers, Murali Coryell, Danny Bryant, Ron Sayer Jr. & Charlotte Joyce, Wendy DeWitt with Kirk Harwood, Leif de Leeuw Band, ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 9TH SEPTEMBER 2015

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On this week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8, I have tracks from three of this month’s four IBBA Picks of the Month, plus a load of other new or recent releases. So join me and Todd Wolfe Band, Albert Cummings, Aurelien Morro & the Checkers, Jay Stollman, Jay Gordon & Blues Venom, Dinners & the Dog, Andy Broad, ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – WEDNESDAY 26TH AUGUST 2015

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On this week’s edition of the British Blues Awards finalist Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8, I have a cornucopia of new & recent releases including no less than three tracks from the corking new live CD/DVD from Thorbjorn Risager. So join me and Thorbjorn Risager & the Black Tornado, IBBA Pick of the Month Blues Engine, Wily Bo Walker, Shoutin’ ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 29TH JULY 2015

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This week on Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 I look forward to the Uckfield Blues & Roots Festival and the Tuesday Night Music Club’s first anniversary special. And I remember JJ Cale, have a slice of birthday cake for Buddy Guy, tracks from the IBBA Picks of the Month and loads more. So join me, J.J. Cale, Buddy Guy, Grainne ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 22ND JULY 2015

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Tonight sees the 250th edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 and in a busy show there is a look ahead to the Ealing Blues Festival, the White Cliffs Blues Festival and the Maryport Blues Festival plus IBBA Picks of the Month, the gig guide and I remember my dear friend Ray Bartrip. So join me, birthday boy Tony Joe ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 15TH JULY 2015

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On Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 tonight I am exclusively announcing the six nominees in the Digital Blues sponsored Female Vocalist category of the 2015 British Blues Awards. I also look ahead to the Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival which starts on the 17th plus there are tracks from three of the IBBA’s Picks of the Month for July. So ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 8TH JULY 2015

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On Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 this week a real box of all-sorts for your listening pleasure with lots of new stuff, the gig guide and another chance to hear tracks from all four of July’s IBBA Picks of the Month. So join me and The Kentucky Head Hunters with Johnnie Johnson, Blues Engine, Rob Berry, Dave Hunt, Breezy Rodio, ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 1ST JULY 2015

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This week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 is a fantastic and eclectic mix of great tracks from around the world in cluding, of course, the gig guide and a first chance to hear tracks from all four of July’s IBBA Picks of the Month plus a few new arrivals. So tune in, drop out and join me and ... Read More »