Multi-platinum American Rock Band COUNTING CROWS are no strangers to Bluesfest
Remember the genius of the Zac Brown Band in 2013. They came to Bluesfest and set the tent on fire with their unique musical mix of Country, Rock, Bluegrass, Metal and even some Reggae
Reggae Legend, the honourable JIMMY CLIFF, who Rolling Stone penned as “Reggae’s first global superstar”
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue are one of Bluesfest’s finest discoveries.
Young and talented English singer-songwriter musician BEN HOWARD
"Mavis Staples is the most underrated diva of the century. She has an almost superhuman ability to implant the pure power of passion and emotion."- Rolling Stone
Emerging from the studio after recording his dream project - the long awaited 'Dub Sessions' yet to be titled- Xavier Rudd returns with a full band: The United Nations.
Two years ago Frank Turner made his first appearance at Bluesfest. His tent was packed out with adoring fans and intrigued passers-by.
From houses of worship, to houses of Blues, RUTHIE FOSTER has always been a rafter-rattler.
"SOJA has emerged as a superstar act within the proliferating American reggae scene." - BILLBOARD
Look no further than Tony Joe White for music and Artistry of stature and depth. His music is part of America’s soundtrack
Due to countless requests and their epic performance every time they make an appearance at BLUESFEST we had to ask MELBOURNE SKA ORCHESTRA (MSO) back again
“Jake is taking the instrument to a place that I can't see anybody else catching up with him."- Eddie Vedder (Pearl Jam) after releasing his own album of ukulele songs
"Canada's greatest guitarist made one acoustic guitar sound like a fully staffed band. Outrageous skill and contagious joy..." - The London Times
“An indie force of nature” - The Age Fresh from a highly successful U.S. showcase tour
‘Expect the Unexpected’ – RocKwiz returns for three more Bluesfest Spectaculars!!