Blues & Roots

Hosted by Dave Watkins, winner of the ‘Independent Blues Broadcaster Of The Year 2014′ The show is absolutely crammed full of new music from top to tail, with something for everyone from the show that is “a breath of fresh air” every week! To get in touch with Dave you can find everything you need to know on the Blues & Roots facebook page here.

Blues & Roots [ ep. 86 ], created much debate in the Social Club chat, which is just how I like it! If you fancy an hour of great music, with one or two surprises along the way, then you know what to do!

Blues & Roots 6th March 2016 – A chance to listen again or catch for the first time, the first interview with JW-Jones on  UK Blues radio! Plus a whole lot more in the traditional B&R style!


Blues & Roots 84 – Featuring some amazing new music, the usual eclectic mix, with the likes of Peter Karp, Paul Benjaman Band, RG Winfield & Double Shuffle, Jordan Patterson, Jake Chisholm, Red Dirt Skinners, Matt Patershuk, Joe Bonamassa, The Della Grants and Boyz and the Beez….PLUS…a couple of classic tracks just for two members of the famous B&R Social Club too! Tune in to find out what they are!

Blues & Roots 83

Blues & Roots # 82 **special edition** with my guest, ELLES BAILEY in the studio.

Blues & Roots # 81 featuring the very best in new and classic Blues and Roots music

Dave Watkins – Blues & Roots 31st January 2016 by Platinum Rock Radio on Mixcloud

Blues & Roots # 80 – featuring a phone interview with Brian Hurren of RUNRIG plus two tracks from their brilliant new CD, ‘The Story’. For all fans of great music!

Dave Watkins – Blues & Roots Episode 80 by Platinum Rock Radio on Mixcloud

The ‘Best of 2015’ edition, is here now for your listening enjoyment. A couple of new releases to open, followed by tracks from the listeners Top 5 albums of the year and Daves own Top 5 choices too. So have a listen to some of the very best music from the year, all here in a lovely hour long show!


Dave Watkins – Blues & Roots Best Of 2015 by Platinum Rock Radio on Mixcloud

CATS IN SPACE – Platinum Recommended