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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 »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 24TH JUNE 2015

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Tonight’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 is a cracker as I look forward to two great blues events taking place in the Basildon/Billericay area this weekend – Bluesey Day at the Farm at Barleylands and the Billericay Beer Festival. Plus, comme d’habitude, there’s the gig guide and tracks from all four of June’s IBBA Picks of the Month ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 17TH JUNE 2015

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Today’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 is a cracker as I look forward to Blues on the Farm and the Linton Festival, both of which take place this coming weekend. And, of course, there’s the gig guide and tracks from all four of June’s IBBA Picks of the Month plus a few new arrivals. Do join me and ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 10TH JUNE 2015

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Tonight’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 has some birthday cake, a few more of my favourites from 2015 so far, some new arrivals, the gig guide and tracks from all four of June’s IBBA Picks of the Month. So please join me and ZZ Top, Howlin’ Wolf, Kris Dollimore, Matt Woosey, Joel Fisk and the Breakdown, Bert Deivert ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – WEDNESDAY 3RD JUNE 2015

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When tonight’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 first airs it will be the day after my birthday and so by way of a combined celebration and a present to myself I am looking back at some of my favourite releases amongst the almost 200 CDs that have arrived at La Maison du Blues Numerique during the first five ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 27TH MAY 2015

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On this week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 a musical melange that truly pushes the boundaries! Join me and King King, Long Tall Deb, Songhoy Blues, Bert Deivert & Copperhead Run, Royal Southern Brotherhood, Eliza Neals, Beth McKee, Beth Hart, Kat & Co, Deb Ryder, Blues Engine, Dr Izzy Band, Samantha Fish, Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band, Fran ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 20TH MAY 2015 – BB KING SPECIAL

LAS VEGAS - AUGUST 16:  Recording artist B.B. King performs at his B.B. King's Blues Club at the Mirage Hotel & Casino August 16, 2010 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

On this week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 the first hour or so is taken up with tracks from the late Riley B King’s catalogue as I remember the King. There are tracks from 8 decades featuring BB plus a load of friends – Dr John, the Rolling Stones, Eric Clapton and Van Morrison plus BB songs from ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 29TH MAY 2015

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Tonight’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 brings you 22 varied tracks from 22 varied artists! Please join me and The Mike Henderson Band, Regina Bonelli, Greg Nagy, Sugaray Rayford, Ben Andrews, Toby Walker, Geoff Achison & the Souldiggers, Delta Moon, Giles Hedley, Thomas Ford, Doug MacLeod, Pork Chop Willie, The Paul DesLauriers Band, D A Foster, The Reverend ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – TONIGHT!

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On tonight’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8, slices of birthday cake for Eric Clapton and Dana Gillespie plus loads of new releases & recent arrivals at Digital Blues Towers! There are tracks from Cream, Mike Sponza featuring Dana Gillespie (unreleased), Missy Andersen, Toots Lorraine & the Traffic, Li’l Ronnie & the BlueBeats feat Claudia Carawan, The Laura Holland ... Read More »

DIGITAL BLUES ON GATEWAY 97.8 – 18TH MARCH 2015

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On tonight’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 I look forward to the 1st Essex Delta Blues Festival which takes place on Saturday 21st March 2015 in Chelmsford with tracks from some of the artists appearing. I have tracks from Ruby Tiger, Roy Mette Band, Blues Spiders, Blues Consortium, Martin McNeill, The Jives UK and Jamie Williams & the ... Read More »