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Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 – 1st. January 2014

28th December 2013
Posted by Ashwyn Smyth

The very first Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 of 2014 is crammed full with 27 great tracks, as I look back at some of my favourites amongst all the great CDs that arrived here at Digital Blues Towers in 2013, and give you a taste of some of the wonderful music that rocked my boat last year.

To tickle your auditory networks I have tracks from; Robbie Hill & the Blue 62’s, Dawn Tyler Watson & Paul Deslauriers, MonkeyJunk, Angel Forrest, Rachelle Plas, Pillac, Cotton Belly’s, Layla McCalla, Hat Fitz & Cara, Babajack, Soul Serenade, Harpcore, Honey B & T-Bone, Mojo Makers, Lincoln Durham, Half Deaf Clatch, Poplar Jake, Thomas Ford, Will Wilde, Trickbag, Moreland & Arbuckle, Red Dirt Skinners, Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion, Todd Sharpville, Dayna Kurtz, Hugh Laurie and Sam Hare.

A New Year’s Day treat just for you!

Listen in between 21.00 & 23.00 p.m. UK time Wednesday 1st January 2014 by tuning your radio to 97.8fm in Basildon, East Thurrock and surrounding areas, or by clicking on the Listen Live button in the web site header at and/or at

Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 – Wednesday 1st. January 2014 between 21.00 & 23.00 UK time repeated on Sunday 5th January 2014 between 20.00 & 22.00 UK time.

A podcast of the show will be available from 22.00 Sunday on i-tunes  and on PodOmatic at

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— and may the New year bring you  health, happiness, comfort and the enjoyment of Digital Blues.