Bluesfest Touring

Past Tours 2013


Robert Plant

August 2013 - Robert Plant Read More...

Blind Boys of Alabama

August 2013 - Blind Boys of Alabama Read More...

Current Swell

August 2013 - Current Swell Read More...


Jake Shimabukuro

May 2013 - “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 Read More...

JD McPherson

May 2013 - “Tom Waits, Nick Lowe and John Prine are big fans of his ... Think Elvis Presley’s output before he joined the army” - Guardian UK
“The disc was recorded in 100% analog and contains 100% rockabilly swagger.” - Time Out New York Read More...

Jimmy Cliff

May 2013 - The KING of Reggae
2013 Grammy winner- BEST REGGAE ALBUM Read More...


Joan Armatrading

May 2013 - The long awaited return of
JOAN ARMATRADING Read More...

Jon Anderson

May 2013 - An intimate evening with
JON ANDERSON (SOLO)
The Voice of Yes
“Yes, Jon still is the voice...Anderson’s voice remains exquisite.”
- EXPRESS & STAR Read More...

Mavis Staples

May 2013 - with BONNIE RAITT (SYD / MELB / ADL)
with BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA (BRIS Read More...


Music Maker Foundation Blues Revue

May 2013 - DIRECT FROM THE SOUTH THE REAL BLUES Read More...

The Ultimate Blues Revue

May 2013 - ROBERT CRAY / TAJ MAHAL TRIO / SHUGGIE OTIS
For the first time 3 legendary artists on one incredible night Read More...

Playing for Change

May 2013 - The finest musicians from the street corners of the world unite onstage to create change. Read More...


Rodriguez

May 2013 - “Sugar Man”, “Crucify Your Mind” “I wonder” Read More...

Roger Hodgson

May 2013 - The legendary voice of Supertramp Read More...

Seth Lakeman

May 2013 - with special guest CARUS THOMPSON at all club shows Read More...


Shawn Colvin

May 2013 - “…extraordinary songs, mesmerising guitar playing, and a voice that goes effortlessly from bruise-tender to scar-hard in a matter of minutes… she held the audience spellbound.” -The Guardian Read More...

SOJA

May 2013 - Over the course of the past few years, SOJA has sold more than 150,000 albums, headlined large theaters in more than 15 countries around the world, generated over 20 million+ YouTube views Read More...

Tedeschi Trucks Band

May 2013 - With Special Guest TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVENUE
FOR ALL PRINT / OUTDOOR ADVERTISING (Where possible) Include album pack shot, Sony logo & COPY; EVERYBODY’S TALKIN’ – Their brilliant new album out now. Read More...


The Lumineers

May 2013 - THE LUMINEERS first Australian tour Read More...

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue

May 2013 - “Genius player" LENNY KRAVITZ "Completely Blown Away" JEFF BECK Read More...

Wanda Jackson

May 2013 - “An atomic bomb in lipstick – the queen of rockabilly” – Bob Dylan
Eezra Lee and his band. feat. Blues Cowboys - Johnny Green, Hank Green, Grunter, and special guest Red Rivers Read More...


Bettye LaVette

April 2013 - “Miss LaVette now rivals Aretha Franklin as this generation’s most vital soul singer” -New York Times Read More...

Ben Caplan (Solo)

April 2013 - Caplan is to folk-blues what smoke is to bourbon.
Rugged, raspy & roaring with charisma and the growling intensity of Seasick Steve & Tom Waits Read More...

Royal Southern Brotherhood

March 2013 - **INCLUDING MEMBERS OF THE ALLMAN BROTHERS & NEVILLES BROTHERS**

SPECIAL GUEST JD MCPHERSON for Melbourne show Read More...


Gospel and Soul Music Celebration - Feat. The Blind Boys of Alabama, Mavis Staples, Allen Toussaint and Sweet Honey In The Rock

March 2013 - MELBOURNE & SYDNEY THE BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA / SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK / ALLEN TOUSSAINT
BRISBANE SHOW FEATURING MAVIS STAPLES & ALLEN TOUSSAINT Read More...

Allen Stone

March 2013 - US Soul Sensation
“Allen Stone has the best Effing voice I’ve ever heard” – MTV
“The son of a Preacher man...Pitch-Perfect Powerhouse” – USA TODAY Read More...

Allen Toussaint

March 2013 - Musician, songwriter and record producer and one of the most influential figures in New Orleans R&B Read More...


Bonnie Raitt and Mavis Staples

March 2013 - A unique pairing of Blues and Soul
BONNIE RAITT 2013 Grammy winner- BEST AMERICANA ALBUM Read More...

Newton Faulkner

March 2013 - On the back of a successful, but all too brief Australian tour this month, Chugg Entertainment and Bluesfest Touring are delighted to confirm a prompt return to Australia for Newton Faulkner. Read More...