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22nd October 2013
Posted by Ashwyn Smyth

Another week, another great edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 which, as usual, is an eclectic mix of new & recent releases and includes a look ahead to the first two days of the BluesFest in London.

There are tracks from Ron Sayer Jr & Charlotte Joyce, Joe Bonamassa, The Hoax, JP Blues, Mojo Makers, Blues Point, Babajack, Red Dirt Skinners, MonkeyJunk, Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion, Holland K Smith and The Holmes Brothers.

In the gig guide there are tracks from Buddy Whittington, Automatic Slim, The Paul Garner Band, Matt Schofield, Big Boy Bloater, Dr Feelgood, Marcus Bonfanti, Tedeschi Trucks Band and Jo Harman plus there are slices of birthday cake for Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings and Sonny Terry.

Round it all off with a classic from George Thorogood & the Destroyers and you have an absolute cracker!

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 23rd October 2013 between 21.00 & 23.00 UK time repeated on Sunday 27th October 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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