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29th October 2014
Posted by Ashwyn Smyth

On this week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8, I remember Jack Bruce, offer birthday wishes to Peter Green, celebrate with a touch of Halloween and give a taste of the upcoming Carlisle Blues/Rock Festival

So there are tracks from Jack Bruce & the Cuicoland Express, Peter Green and Fleetwood Mac, Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion, Kelly’s Lot, Katie Bradley, Half Deaf Clatch, Peter Novelli, Johnny Mastro & the Mama’s Boys, Bill Blue, David Migden & the Twisted Roots, Dr John with Cyril Neville & The Mardi Gras Indians and Papa George.

In the gig guide I have tracks from Joanne Shaw Taylor, Rag Mama Rag, Mike Zito & the Wheel, Samantha Fish, Marcus Malone feat Julian Burdock, Rosco Levee & the Southern Slide and Aynsley Lister.

Round it off with an instrumental gem from Red Young and you have the usual eclectic mix that is Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8!

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

Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 – Wednesday 29th October 2014 between 21.00 & 23.00 UK time repeated on Sunday between 20.00 & 22.00 UK time.

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