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.

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…

Elles Bailey Exclusive First Plays & Interview (Show 227)

Elles Bailey is a singer / songwriter from Bristol who will release her debut on the 1st of September. We’ve managed to get our hands on a copy of ‘Wildfire’ so we have an exclusive first play of four brand…

New Jonny Lang & Elles Bailey tracks (Show 226)

In the wake of another terror attack in the UK, this time in London, we play tribute to those involved. We have some great tracks by London bands as well as new music from Jonny Lang and Elles Bailey.

Last Show On Pure 107.8 (Show 225)

Pure Radio is closing down. The station is moving to new studios, the name will change and so will some of the presenters. However, Route 66 will remain on the air every week for the foreseeable future. This week we…

The Jockin’ Duke

In the week that Prince Philip announced he’s retiring from royal duties, the Jockin’ Duke was born…

Mollie Marriott & New Snakecharmer (Show 224)

Mollie Marriott, the daughter of the late Small Faces and Humble Pie singer Steve Marriott joins Rory this week to chat about her debut album, performing as a backing singer and her memories of her dad. We also have new…