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8th October 2013
Posted by Ashwyn Smyth

This week’s edition of Digital Blues on Gateway 97.8 brings you yet another eclectic mix of predominantly new and recent releases featuring Walter Trout & His Band, Daddy Longlegs, the Port City Prophets, Jon Zeeman, Wooden Horse, Mojo Makers, The Damned & Dirty, Moreland & Arbuckle, J.T. Lauritsen, Little Mike & the Tornados, Mike Zito & the Wheel, Babajack, The Hoax, Sammy Hagar and Friends, P-A-U-L Lamb & the Detroit Breakdown, Groove-A-Matics, Chuck Leavell, Trampled Under Foot and Billy Thompson.

We remember the passing of Nick Curran with two tracks from him and of Sister Rosetta Tharpe with a track from her plus tracks from Odetta with the Holmes Brothers and Angela Strehli In the gig guide there are tracks from Rag Mama Rag and the David Raphael Band

Sounds to me like a jolly good show! Tune in and see if you agree!

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 9th October 2013 between 21.00 & 23.00 UK time repeated on Sunday 13th October 2013 between 20.00 & 22.00 UK time.

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