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12th February 2013
Posted by Ashwyn Smyth


‘Tis the night before Valentines Day and to get you in the mood I have two hours filled with great cuddle up together on the sofa blues on Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 this Wednesday.

From new CDs there are tracks by Lisa Cee,  Bart Walker and Devon Allman plus there are great tunes from Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa, Brick Fields, Trampled Under Foot, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Guy Tortora Band, Whitney Shay, Linda Hall, Kyla Brox, Katie Bradley and Zoe Shwartz Blue Commotion.

The gig guide brings you great tracks from Martin McNeill, Bad Influence, Sofie Reed, Joanne Shaw Taylor and two from the Jimmy Bowskill Band recorded some 6 years apart!

What a hugalicious mix!

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 13th February 2013 between 21.00 & 23.00 UK time repeated on Sunday 17th February 2013 between 20.00 & 22.00  UK time.

A podcast of the show will be available from 10.00 p.m. Sunday at i-tunes  and on PodOmatic at

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Full playlists are published on the Digital Blues website soon after the show airs –