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Issue 170 – February 2016

February 1, 2016 | Leave a comment

I hope our front cover didn’t startle you. In this issue we find out about two clubs one doing well in Corby and a new one for Hereford. New albums abound at this time of year, so we talk to Kyla Brox about hers. Ever wondered what was behind the harp players’ hands? – Greg […]

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Issue 169 – January 2016

January 1, 2016 | Leave a comment

In this issue we look back at busy years for Katie Bradley and Wily Bo walker and see what they have planned for 2016. Our cover artist, Danny Bryant has had a busy year too, which included recording a new album, you can read all about it and his forthcoming tour starting on Page 24. We’ve also […]

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Issue 168 – December 2015

November 29, 2015 | Leave a comment

This month we thought we’d bring to your attention an artist in the blues. We have a number of Pete Marsh’s art works in our feature on page 18, again capturing the action and the feel of a blues gig. In this issue we catch up with Split Whiskers and Andy Twyman who has released […]

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Issue 167 – November 2015

November 1, 2015 | Leave a comment

This month we talk to Leslie West about his latest album, Martin Harley, Dove & Boweevil, French band Milk and Green and Australian Lachy Doley about their music and forthcoming UK tours. We get the latest on Walter Trout as he starts his UK Tour and briefly introduce you to two artists in our Opening […]

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Issue 166 – October 2015

September 30, 2015 | Leave a comment

Firstly our congratulations to all the Artists on their British Blues Awards 2015, we have a full list on our centre pages and are particularly proud to be sponsoring the Barry Middleton Memorial Emerging Artist award this year. As the number of festivals dwindles with the onset of autumn and winter the gig guide springs […]

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Issue 165 – September 2015

September 1, 2015 | 2 Comments

In September’s issue we have seven pages of festival reviews and it appears you are all enjoying the music and the good weather. Make sure your gigs or those of your favourite artist or venue are with us by the 5th of the preceding month to publication. gigguide@bluesinbritain.org. In this month’s magazine we talk to UK touring […]

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Issue 164 – August 2015

August 1, 2015 | Leave a comment

In August’s issue we have seven pages of festival reviews and it appears you are all enjoying the music and the good weather. Make sure your gigs or those of your favourite artist or venue are with us by the 5th of the preceding month to publication. gigguide@bluesinbritain.org. In this month’s magazine we talk to UK touring […]

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Issue 163 – July 2015

June 30, 2015 | 1 Comment

In July’s issue we have interviews with Andy Fairweather Low, Sonny Landreth, Warren Haynes and Lil’ Jimmy Reed, who’s about to visit our shores while Matt Edwards and Born Healer introduce themselves. BabaJack tell us all about their tour in Finland and there’s news of a UK Blues Cruise and the re-birth of Ealing. We bring you up […]

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Issue 162 – June 2015

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In June’s issue we have interviews with touring artists Erja Lyytinen, Robben Ford, Hamilton Loomis. Ian Parker is back on the circuit with his electric band and we find out about Red Butler, while Jack J Hutchinson introduces himself. We bring you up to date with Festivals and the opening of the Glasgow Blues Club. We have our usual reviews […]

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Issue 161 – May 2015

May 1, 2015 | Leave a comment

In May’s issue we’ve a feature on the European Blues Challenge together with interviews with touring artists Beth Hart and Doug MacLeod who are about to tour. The Little Devils are launching their new album this month on a boat! We bring you up to date with Festivals and Blues Engine introduce themselves. We enjoy finding stunning […]

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