Route 66
Route 66

The UK’s best rock & blues radio show*. Broadcast 6-8pm every Sunday evening on Stockport’s Pure 107.8 FM. As well as great tunes, Rory brings you exclusive interviews, new releases, gig info and music news all fully jocked up. *Probably. Every week the show is rebroadcast around the world via a growing roster of radio stations who syndicate the Route 66 Radio Show.

The Penultimate Episode (Show 237)

After giving it a huge amount of careful thought, I’ve decided to take a long term break from presenting Route 66. Next week – episode 238 – will be the last show. As a result I’ve decided to dedicate this…

NEW Mick Jagger & Motorhead (Show 235)

New music on the show this week from Mick Jagger and Kenny Wayne Shepherd plus Motorhead’s great cover of David Bowie’s ‘Heroes’. There are also classic tracks from Jethro Tull and Mark Knopfler.

Heroic Harmonica Special (Show 234)

A selection of top rockin’ tracks featuring great harmonica. Enjoy tunes from the Yardbirds, Wilko Johnson & Roger Daltrey, Aerosmith and many more.

Rockin’ your week (Show 232)

This week the show features music from Beth Hart, Tom Petty, California Breed and a new one from King King.

NEW Kenny Wayne Shepherd & Gun (Show 231)

New music on the show this week from Kenny Wayne Shepherd and Scottish rockers, Gun. We also have two from AC/DC as we remember Bon Scott and there are classic tracks from Status Quo, Fleetwood Mac and Arthur Conley.

NEW King King & ZZ Ward (Show 230)

Scottish blues rockers King King have a brand new single out this week called (She Don’t) Gimme No Lovin’. We also play a new studio track from ZZ Ward and recordings from Stevie Winwood and Sonny Landreth’s upcoming live albums.

New Jared James Nichols & Sonny Landreth (Show 229)

This show features brand new tracks from Jared James Nichols, Sonny Landreth and Robin Trower. We also celebrate birthdays in rock with music from Canned Heat and Deep Purple.

New Robin Trower album track (Show 228)

Featuring a new track from Robin Trower’s forthcoming album ‘Time and Emotion’ and tracks from Gun, Kiss, ZZ Top, The Who and more. As of this week, Route 66 will be a weekly one hour show. Rory is refocusing some…