Bluesfest

Bluesfest is Australia's premier contemporary blues and roots music festival. Held annually over the Easter long weekend, Bluesfest draws some of the biggest acts both from Australia and internationally.

Leon Bridges and more have been added to this year’s Bluesfest lineup

Although it’s just over a month away, the lineup additions continue to roll in for this year’s historically huge Bluesfest. After Australian blues-rock stalwart Dan Sultan and the soothing harmonies fo...

Bluesfest have announced stellar sideshow supports for Sydney and Melbourne

The hype and anticipation surrounding this year’s installment of Bluesfest is beginning to reach peak hysterics. Bluesfest has garnered a reputation not only for bringing Australian audience’s the biggest and...

Image of performers at the 2017 edition of Boomerang Festival

Boomerang Festival teams up with Bluesfest once more with a huge lineup

Bluesfest have continued to add on to what is already shaping up to be an amazing year, today announcing that Boomerang Festival, the beloved celebration of local and international Indigenous culture,...

Bluesfest adds Dan Sultan, All Our Exes Live In Texas and more to its already huge lineup

Bluesfest 2018 is just around the corner, it’s hard to believe the already stacked lineup could possibly increase in sheer epicness. Garnering a rep for showcasing the world’s premier acts...

R&B/soul legend Ms. Lauryn Hill performing live

Ms. Lauryn Hill has announced an exclusive Bluesfest performance

Those lucky enough to be heading to Bluesfest this year are already in for a huge treat. With some of music’s biggest, and most enduring names on the bill, such...

US blues musician Benjamin Booker performing live

Benjamin Booker announces 2018 Bluesfest sideshows

The lineup for the 2018 Byron Bay Bluesfest has proven that Australians are one of the luckiest countries in the world when it comes to live music. Now, as more...

GOmez, Juanes and Newton Faulkner

Bluesfest announces another big round of sideshows

There are some very exciting new shows in the works for this year’s Bluesfest, adding to the pile that already includes names like Led Zeppelin legend Robert Plant and exciting...

Melissa Etheridge, Kesha, and Sheryl Crow, who will be at Bluesfest 2018

Bluesfest adds Kesha, Sheryl Crow, Melissa Etheridge to its huge lineup

Bluesfest 2018 has once again done what it does best and added another huge list of artists to its lineup, expanding the amount the list of artists headed to Byron...

Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant in spotlight

Robert Plant’s new Adelaide & Sydney Bluesfest sideshows just went on sale

If you were already shaking with excitement at the prospect of Robert Plant heading back to Australia next year for the Byron Bay Bluesfest, then your day would have been...

Bluesfest touring artists

Bluesfest announces a big second round of sideshows

Having already hit us with some awesome tours in Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters and Prince’s famous band the New Power Generation, Bluesfest is bringing us an awesome...

Bluesfest adds Gomez, The Wailers, and more to its 2018 edition

Bluesfest shocked fans all over the country when they announced their phenomenal first lineup just a matter of weeks ago. Now, proving there’s plenty of fuel left in the tank,...

Led Zeppelin's Robert Plant plays Bluesfest 2018 sideshows

Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant & more announce Bluesfest 2018 sideshows

Bluesfest 2018  got us ridiculously excited for with its first lineup announcement for next year, featuring iconic Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant playing solo and Led Zeppelin classics with his...

Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant

Bluesfest 2018 announces Led Zeppelin’s Robert Plant in a massive lineup

Bluesfest 2018 has blown every previous first lineup announcement out of the water already with the revelation that iconic Led Zeppelin singer Robert Plant will be leading the charge at...

It looks like Jay-Z is headlining Bluesfest next year

Bluesfest is known for throwing some spanners in the works of its massive lineups, well outside the realms of anything you’d call ‘blues’, and if a not-so-subtle hint from festival...

The music legends came thick and fast at Bluesfest 2017

“The people have the power” is what Patti Smith sings, but for the 28th Bluesfest at Byron Bay the women definitely had the power and the glory. Neil Finn summed...