Category: Podcasts

Podcast: Black on Blues

Posted on: Friday, Mar 29, 2013 A weekly broadcast from East Lothian, with a wide range of blues. Available online or download.

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Blues on Woodsongs

Posted on: Saturday, Apr 14, 2012

There are some bluesy related items available on the Woodsongs site. Show 650 – Ruthie Foster and Marquise Knox Show 651 – Imelda May These available in audio MP3 or video format from the archive page

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Christmas Podcast

Posted on: Sunday, Dec 11, 2011

Beardo has reminded me about his long running podcast.  Beardo and Spinner. They have a Christmas special up at the moment.

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Raven and Blues Christmas Edition

Posted on: Saturday, Dec 25, 2010 Zydeco Christmas C J Chenier Xmas Baby Rif Ruffin Have You Heard The News Koko Taylor Christmas Morning Blues Sonny Boy Williamson Really Been Good This Year Saffire Christmas Smokey Wilson Christmas Fais Do Do Marcia Ball Christmas Boogie Canned Heat Christmas Celebration B B King Christmas Train Carey Bell Stay A Little Longer […]

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Raven ‘n’ Blues. Dave Raven presents the top 10 Amazon blues albums of the year. Title Artist CD Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood Miller Anderson From Lizard Rock Diamonds In The Dirt Joanne Shaw Taylor Diamonds In The Dirt Key To The Highway Derek Trucks Band Roadsongs Cadillac Woman Charlie Musselwhite The Well Hard Times […]

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PETER KARP & SUE FOLEY are two the of the finest roots artists working today and have teamed up for an incredible new project called “He Said – She Said.” Peter is a gifted troubadour, a master songsmith with an art for spinning true-to-life emotions, humor, and candor. Sue was born to a working class […]

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I know that Geoff has a lot of fans in this region.  This week he was playing live on Dave Raven’s excellent blues show – available online.  You can podload the downcast. Raven ‘n’ Blues.

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Raven n Blues sessions available

Posted on: Friday, Apr 23, 2010

As well as producing an excellent weekly blues podcast Dave Raven also maintains an archive of live sessions.  Some of them are available as video as well as as audio. Recent video sessions include Olly Brown and Cherry Lee Mewis

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Radio: Roots and Fusion feature Lucy Zirins

Posted on: Sunday, Jan 24, 2010

Stockport’s award winning Roots & Fusion show (winner of Pure Radio’s “Best New Programme 2009”) was host to the amazing talent of Lucy Zirins recently. A podcast of the session is available at Click on the podcast link on the right hand side of the front page and scroll down the list of shows […]

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Harpbreakers on Roots and Fusion Podcast

Posted on: Sunday, Oct 18, 2009

Roots & Fusion, Stockport Pure 107.8FM. The Harpbreakers did an interview and a couple of live songs in the studio. This is now available to download / listen to as a podcast on (front page on the right is link to podcasts – use Harpbreakers tag). Roots & Fusion is still going out every […]

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Two more great podcasts…..

Posted on: Sunday, Sep 13, 2009

Dave Raven’s  – Raven ‘n’ Blues Scratch My Back    Junior Wells    Live At Theresa’s Scratch My Back    Tony Joe White    Koraki Live Got Love If You Want It    Slim Harpo    The Roots Of Jimi Hendrix Love Me Baby Blues    Kelly Joe Phelps    Lead Me On Johnny Davey’s Blues    The Cedars    Little Copper Still Black, Brown […]

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Dave Raven has just uploaded the live session of Paul Jones and Dave Kelly recorded on the houseboat in the Thames for the Raven ‘n’ Blues podcast.

Koko Taylor tributes on British podcasts

Posted on: Sunday, Jun 7, 2009

Both Dave Raven and Hambone have podcasts out recently and both of them feature a tribute to the recently deceased Koko Taylor. Raven ‘n’ Blues Strange Woman    Carey & Lurrie Bell    Harpslinger Smoke Stack    Valvetones    mp3 Dirty Mother For You    Memphis Minnie    Divas Sing The Blues Wang Dang Doodle    Koko Taylor    Blues Masterpieces Evil    Koko […]

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Hans Theessink in session on Raven ‘n’ Blues

Posted on: Thursday, May 7, 2009

The great DJ and podcaster Dave Raven this week features Hans Theessink in session live from the houseboat on the Thames. Here’s the link to the Theessink special. and here’s the link where you can listen or download all shows…. or just add to your favourite newsreader or into iTunes

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Hambone’s Blues Rumshack Podcast

Posted on: Monday, Feb 16, 2009

The Hambone’s Blues Rumshack Podcast is back. You can listen online at the website above or you can subscribe in you favourite Podcast application e.g iTunes using the following URL In iTunes click Advanced – Subscribe to podcast and enter the URL above. This week’s playlist features amongst others this years IBC Grammy […]

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Ian Siegal on Raven ‘n’ Blues

Posted on: Thursday, Nov 1, 2007

Last week’s Raven ‘n’ Blues podcast featured an interview and live performance by the fabulous Ian Siegal. As ever with Dave Raven’s shows, he records an inteview of about 45-60 mins then edits a 20min portion into the final show.  Both files are always available for download or listening online. You can hear he whole […]

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