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2nd March 2015
Posted by Ashwyn Smyth

With just over a week to go until the 2015 European Blues Challenge takes place in Brussels, I have tracks from all 19 contenders in this week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8.

So for your aural delectation there are tracks from Leif de Leeuw Band, Marius Dobra Band, Jessy Martens Band, Laurence Jones, Pillac, Jergus Oravec Trio, Eles Gabor Trio, Drunk Lamb, The Two, Hermann Posch with Hans Theessink, Delta Blues Gang, Bound By Law, Dave Moretti Blues Revue, The Travellin’ Brothers, J.T. Lauritsen & Friends, Lisa Listam Family Band, Remo Cavallini Band, Doghouse Sam & His Magnatones and Micke Bjorklof & Blue Strip.

In the gig guide there are tracks from Connie Lush and The Grimms.

And finally tracks from three of this month’s IBBA Picks of the Month with Ian Siegal, The Laura Holland Band and Robin Bibi & Tony Marten

What a tasty European Blues gumbo for you!

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Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 – Wednesday 4th March 2015 between 21.00 & 23.00 UK time repeated on Sunday between 20.00 & 22.00 UK time.

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