News: Grace Bond

Clockwise from top left: Grace Bond, Joanna Conor, Joanne Shaw Taylor and Erja Lyttinen
Clockwise from top left: Grace Bond, Joanna Conor, Joanne Shaw Taylor and Erja Lyttinen

by Adam Aiken

Grace Bond of When Rivers Meet will be featured in Celebrating Women in Blues, which airs tonight on BBC Radio 2 (9pm UK time).

Cerys Matthews will be hosting the programme to coincide with National Album Day, and it will see female blues artists from around the world picking their favourite tracks.

Grace Bond (Picture: Mark Ellis)
Grace Bond (Picture: Mark Ellis)

As well as Bond, who hails from from Ely, Joanna Conor, Erja Lyttinen and Joanne Shaw Taylor will be on the show, which can be streamed here.

Music from the likes of Aretha Franklin, Mavis Staples and Sister Rosetta Tharpe will feature.

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