17 QUIZ QUESTIONS!
HINT: You will find almost all the answers on the Bluesfest website, including our ecard archive on the news page or by searching online. You may have to take a guess on the multiple choice ones!!
QUESTION ONE // 1
What year did Bob Dylan and BB King both play Bluesfest?
QUESTION TWO // 2
How many years has Bluesfest been held at its own home the Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm?
a. 3 years
b. 5 years
c. 7 years
d. 10 years
QUESTION THREE // 3
Who headlined the very first Bluesfest in 1990?
QUESTION FOUR // 4
Which 7-Time Grammy Winner just won Best Blues Album for his latest album ‘Born To Play Guitar’?
QUESTION FIVE // 5
Which Bluesfest regular won a Grammy on Festival Director Peter Noble's record label AIM?
a. James Brown
b. The Residents
c. Buddy Guy
d. Terrance Simien
QUESTION SIX // 6
Which Bluesfest artist is Mavis, one of the resident Bluesfest Koala's, named after?
QUESTION SEVEN // 7
What year was Bluesfest Touring (Bluesfest's Touring company) launched?
QUESTION EIGHT // 8
What was the first year that The Cat Empire performed at Bluesfest?
QUESTION NINE // 9
Which Bluesfest artist said this quote about the festival?
"The Bluesfest is one of those festivals an artist dreams about playing. When we first played in 2000 it was one of those pivotal life changing moments for us. To this day it is still one of my favourite shows and it literally launched my band nationwide"
a. Michael Franti
b. John Butler
c. G.Love and Special Sauce
QUESTION TEN // 10
What year was the first Boomerang Festival held?
QUESTION ELEVEN // 11
John Mayer played Bluesfest in 2014 - finish the name of a song he released in the early 2000's
Your body is a...
c. Theme Park
QUESTION TWELVE // 12
Which 2016 Bluesfest artist's real name is Michael Eugene Archer?
a. Kendrick Lamar
b. Fantastic Negrito
QUESTION THIRTEEN // 13
Who is often referred to as the grandfather/ godfather of funk ?
a. Rick James
b. George Clinton
c. Curtis Mayfield
QUESTION FOURTEEN // 14
How many wins were counted at the 58th Annual Grammy Awards for Bluesfest 2016 artists?
QUESTION FIFTEEN // 15
Which Bluesfest artist is showing off his incredible dance moves at the end of the 2016 festival official wrap up clip here?
a. Lukas Nelson
b. Fantastic Negrito
c. Con Brio
QUESTION SIXTEEN // 16
What are three of the most common items left behind by patrons after the festival ?
QUESTION SEVENTEEN // 17
Michael Franti & Spearhead performed a cover song by which iconic Australian rock band on closing night at Bluesfest 2014?
a. 'Beds are Burning' - Midnight Oil
b. 'Don't Change' - INXS
c. 'Flame Trees' - Cold Chisel
d. 'Don't Dream It's Over' - Crowded House
*BONUS QUESTION* - let us know your predictions for 2017!!
Bluesfest Director Peter Noble is currently in the USA booking next year's festival. Who do you think he will be bringing to Bluesfest next year?
Bluesfest Submission of Questions