Gospel Blues Train: Hans Theessink special

Gospel Blues Train: Hans Theessink special

This week’s (Friday 7 December) Gospel Blues Train programme on 100.8 Revival FM, presented and produced by Lins Honeyman, features an exclusive interview with Dutch-born, Vienna-based blues singer, guitarist and mandolin player Hans Theessink. 

With nearly 50 years in the business, Hans has become known for his laidback Delta Blues style and his rich baritone voice and, with a back catalogue containing in the region of 30 albums, has collaborated with the likes of Terry Evans, Ry Cooder and Brooks Williams. 

Lins caught up with Hans just before he went on stage at the Edinburgh Blues Club earlier this year to find out more about his long and varied career.

The Gospel Blues Train with Lins Honeyman, Friday 7 December at 8.00-9.00pm; Saturday 8 December 7.00-8.00pm and Tuesday 11 December 10.00-11.00pm plus Catch-Up anytime for up to 7 days.  This service is now available again after a short break.

This week on Me’N’U till 2

This week on Me’N’U till 2

This week on Me ‘N’ U Till 2 presented by Leslie-Ann and Ian Scoular on 100.8 Revival FM, the featured artist is Rod Stewart.  There will be two songs from him everyday.

Also on the programme from 11.00am until 2.00pm on weekdays are these features:

Monday – Songs from the Musicals

Tuesday – Craggy Island Disc

Wednesday – Junior Choice

Thursday – Gardening Tips

Friday – What’s on in the cinema this week

Leslie-Ann says: “We also have local news stories everyday and our Stuff”n’Things chat, where we chat about stuff’n’ things.”

Coming soon: New band feature on TTBA

Coming soon: New band feature on TTBA

Turn The Beat Around is produced and presented by Ian Arbuckle and broadcast on 100.8 Revival FM on Wednesday evenings from 8.00 until 10.00pm with a repeat on Saturday afternoon between 3.00 until 5.00pm. 

‘TTBA’ is also available for 7 days after original broadcast, including the Saturday repeat at Catch Up anytime.

Coming soon, there is a new feature on the programme called ‘The New Band Slot’ at around 9.20pm on Wednesday night and 4.20pm on Saturday afternoon.  The New Band feature is presented by Graham Barnstable (pictured) from Motherwell, Lanarkshire. 

View the playlist for the Turn The Beat Around programme on Wednesday 29 August 2018 at 8.00pm, repeated on Saturday 1 September at 3.00pm plus Catch Up anytime for up to 7 days after original broadcast on 100.8 FM.

Turn The Beat Around playlist online

Turn The Beat Around playlist online

Check-out the playlist here for Wednesday night’s (4 July) Turn The Beat Around presented and produced by Ian Arbuckle.

Ian has as always a true mix of music including classic cuts from years gone by.  The Album of the Month for June 2018 is the new CD from singer-songwriter Joan Armatrading called ‘Not Too Far Away’.  More detail on the Revival.fm featured programme page here.

Turn The Beat Around with Ian Arbuckle, Wednesdays at 8.00-10.00pm, repeated Saturdays 3.00-5.00pm plus Catch Up anytime.