Rhiannon Giddens chats about her new album Freedom Highway and coming back to Bluesfest 2017!
15 February 2017
Rusty chats with the delightful Rhiannon Giddens and discovers what she has been up to since her debut Bluesfest performance in 2016, solo career vs. her time with the Carolina Chocolate Drops, recording her new album ‘Freedom Highway’ ( released end of February 2017) and how that evolved and find out her reaction when she learns that Mavis Staples is also performing at Bluesfest.
Rhiannon Giddens performs her own Bluesfest sideshows at the Factory Theatre Sydney 8th April and 11th April at The Corner Hotel Melbourne + supports Bonnie Raitt at the State Theatre ( 7th April) and Hamer Hall Melbourne ( 10th April). And then at Bluesfest on Thursday 13th April and Friday 14th April.