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20th August 2013
Posted by Ashwyn Smyth

This week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 is an almost all ladies in the blues special with loads of new and recent releases for your listening pleasure.

I have tracks from Erja Lyttinen, Samantha Fish, Dana Fuchs, Dani Wilde, Joanne Shaw Taylor, Meena, Mockingbird Hill featuring Malaya, Katie Bradley, Jo Harman, Hugh Laurie (featuring Jean McClain), Candye Kane, Sabrina Weeks & Swing Cat Bounce, Scarlett Rae & the Cherry Reds, Imelda May, Bonnie Raitt, MaKuini, Trampled Under Foot, Kat & Co, Kara Grainger, The Fran McGillivray Band, Cherry Lee Mewis + Max Milligan, Big Mama Montse, Jessy Martens and Band, Leblanc and Ana Popovic

In the gig guide there are four men living dangerously amongst the ladies, the Swamp Cats!!

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 21st August 2013 between 21.00 & 23.00 UK time repeated on Sunday 25th August 2013 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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Full playlists are published on the Digital Blues website soon after the show airs –