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21st January 2015
Posted by Ashwyn Smyth

On tonight’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8, virtually the whole show is a preview of the Rock & Blues Week-end at Butlins, Skegness which takes place between the 23rd & 26th January.

So there are tracks from Girls with Guitars – Eliana Cargnelutti, Sadie Johnson, Heather Crosse – Laura Holland Band, Red Butler, Sharon Colgan Band, Babajack, The Mighty Bosscats, Dave Thomas Band, Malaya Blue (with Mick Simpson), Connie Lush, Kyla Brox Band, Jo Bywater, Marcus Malone Band, Robin Robertson Blues Band, Jack J Hutchinson, The Carvin Jones Band, Laurence Jones Band, Federal Charm, Roadhouse, Split Whiskers, Rebecca Downes, The Della Grants, George Shovlin & the Radars and the Jed Thomas Band

In the gig guide, just one track from the great Essex legend, Roy Mette.

Listen in between 21.00 & 23.00 p.m. UK time 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 21st January 2015 between 19.00 & 21.00 UK time repeated on Sunday between 20.00 & 22.00 UK time.

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