BLUES NEWS :: THIS WEEK
RTRFM 92.1 : The sound alternative
Spoonful of Blues
7 p.m. to 9 p.m. www.rtrfm.com.au
Every Monday night, a great blues program for a quite night at home. The five presenters, Steve Pike, Tamara Szep, Deep Purple Pete, Simon Johnson and Dave McEwan present a diverse mix of the best blues from around the world.
Kalamunda Community Radio
102.5FM. – 12pm to 3pm
Presented by Julie Evans
Blues Club @ The Charles Hotel
Radio Geraldton – 100.5 FM
Mama Sings da Blues – 5 pm – midnight with Colin Campbell
Radio 107.3HFM – heritagefm.net
Shades of Blue – Saturday Noon – 3pm
Pearl has a strong focus on Australian blues and is particularly partial to the local scene.
Radio – 1422am Wagin
Saturday Blues with Flea – 6pm to 11pm.
All your Blues favorites can be heard with Flea and Saturday Blues from early traditional to modern contemporary blues. For details about Saturday Blues give us a call on 08 98612500 or fax 08 98612784. 1422am broadcasts from Wagin to a radius of between 150 to 200kms. You can e-mail a request to Flea on email@example.com
89.7 FM (Twin Cities FM)
Play The Blues – 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Hosted by Derek Cromb
Promoting local, Aussie and international blues artists. Regular segments include a weekly Feature Artist or cd; Something Old, Something New, Chess Box; live performances in the studio; giveaways of CDs and passes to the Perth Blues Club. The show streams around the world and takes internet requests. – Contact Derek on firstname.lastname@example.org
International Internet Radio
http://tunein.com/radio/Alligator-Records-Radio-s231181/ – Alligator Records Radio – Playing Alligator’s extensive catalogue of music covering 43 years of blues, roots and rock releases is like having the world’s largest blue collection on 24/7 shuffle.
http://www.customchannels.net/streaming/kink_blues/radio/ – North West USA
www.wwoz.org – New Orleans
A global radio platform with a wide range of genres from Roots, Blues, Americana, Folk, Celtic, Alt Country, Bluegrass and everything in between, based in Mississauga, Ontario.
WA & Perth Rhythm, Roots, Blues History
Since the mid 1900’s Perth & the state of Western Australia has had an ongoing culture of rhythm & blues, roots music. Pubs, clubs, festivals, back yards, community events both city or country have hosted consistently this genre of music. Perth is proud of its deep pool of talent along with a fan base that supports blues music live. Here is a weekly update of whats on around the town, up & down the sunset coast.