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Issue 160 – April 2015

April 1, 2015 | Leave a comment

In April’s issue we’ve included a few pictures from the European Blues Challenge and will have a full report next month. We have an even larger Festival guide and the South African, Dan Patlansky has caught our eye, he has a few UK dates coming up, so we had a chat to get the lowdown. Laura […]

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Issue 159 – March 2015

February 27, 2015 | Leave a comment

In March’s issue as Festivals are now offering great value ‘early bird’ tickets, we have put all the festivals we know about up to September in the guide this month. New albums are plentiful at this time of year and some of the overseas touring acts are starting to show their faces, so we find out […]

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Issue 158 – February 2015

January 31, 2015 | Leave a comment

In February’s  issue we find out from Norma and James Victor what’s been going on in Lucerne and from Bob Chaffey on a weekend in Bournemouth, while we get some background on a new festival happening in Northumberland. Also this month we have in addition to our usual reviews and guides, an interview with Mark […]

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Issue 157 – January 2015

December 30, 2014 | Leave a comment

A happy New Year to you all. In January’s  issue we have our usual reviews and guides and Part 2 of Cherry Lee Mewis’s US Trip. We find out about Lucy Zirins and Aynsley Lister’s current live shows and views on the music scene. With Gov’t Mule celebrating 20 years in the business and releasing Dark […]

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Issue 156 – December 2014

November 30, 2014 | Leave a comment

In December’s issue we have interviews and features with award winner Trevor Sewell, Kaz Hawkins, The Vargas Blues Band and Malaya Blue. We find out about the making of the film Take Me To The River and Danny Toeman tells us the way it seems, while Cherry Lee Mewis and The Backbone Blues Band report on their American tours. […]

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Issue 155 – November 2014

November 4, 2014 | Leave a comment

In November’s issue we have interviews and features with King King, Mitch Laddie, Kirk Fletcher and Katie Bradley, all of whom are on tour this month. We find out about making an album in a day with King Biscuit Boys and the inspiration behind Larry Miller’s new album. We introduce you to The Delta Ladies latest […]

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Issue 154 – October 2014

September 29, 2014 | Leave a comment

In October’s issue we have a nice chat with Joe Bonamassa, find out about Boris ‘The Blade’, talk to Eleanor Ellis and Rosco Levee. We get behind the album with Virgil & The Accelerators, and introduce you to Poplar jake, The Rev. Robert and a band called 68-75. We find out about the Bronte Blues Club and where […]

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Issue 153 – September 2014

September 1, 2014 | Leave a comment

In September’s issue we have a full listing The British Blues Awards. There are a lot of new albums being released this month and we have reviews of some of them as well as talking to the Artists, such as Joanne Shaw Taylor. Touring artists this month include Bob Malone, Matt Andersen, Maeve Dunphy and […]

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Issue 152 – August 14

July 31, 2014 | 5 Comments

In August’s issue we talk to Danny Bryant, Bernie Marsden and Philip Sayce.  Introducing themselves are Will Johns, Zoe Schwarz and Rob Koral and Snake Mary. Blacktop Deluxe have the final word. Basingstoke Blues Club are the Club of the Month and the Big Picture features Steve Walwyn in action. We have reviews of Festivals, CD releases and Gigs as usual.. Plus […]

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Issue 151 – July 14

June 30, 2014 | Leave a comment

 In July’s issue we talk to John Mayall, Sandi Thom and Swampcandy and find out about John Nemeth, Debbie Bond and Layla Zoe who are touring the UK in July. We go to up north to find out about the Club of the Month The Saltburn Blues Club and the Big Picture features The Red […]

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