Aycliffe Village resident Gary Grainger has been producing and hosting “The Blues Show” on local community radio station 105.9 BishopFM for over 2 years. In that time he has presented over 100 shows, featured live studio sets from some of the region’s best blues bands and has interviewed many national and international blues artists.
Gary was recently a judge at the Glasgow heat of an international blues contest, The New Brunswick Battle of the Blues, and was a VIP guest at the final, at The 100 Club in London.
Gary was very pleased to recently be amongst the nominees in the category of Best Blues Broadcaster in the prestigious British Blues Awards. Voting for this award opened on April 30th.
The show is broadcast every Sunday from 6-8pm on 105.9BishopFM in the local area, and online around the world at http://www.bishopfm.com, and has recently been syndicated worldwide on Kansas City Online Radio, where the show is broadcast 3 times a week.