Bluesfest Touring Pty Ltd

Past Tours 2015


JJ GREY & MOFRO OCTOBER 2015

October 2015 - After wowing Australian audiences in April this year at Bluesfest Byron Bay and in Sydney, Bluesfest Touring is bringing back Southern rocker JJ Grey and his band Mofro for a run of festival performances and headline shows this October. Read More...

Keb' Mo'

August 2015 - Three-time Grammy winner and visionary Roots-music storyteller Keb’ Mo’ has just had his most successful release in almost 20 years, the new album ‘BLUESAmericana’. Read More...

Alabama Shakes 2015

August 2015 - Formed 2009 in Athens Alabama, this Roots Rock band has been going strong ever since, being named best band of 2011 by NPR, while MTV called them one of the top bands to look for in 2012 and receiving three nominations for the 2013 Grammy Awards, one of them for their debut album ‘Boys & Girls’. Read More...


Beth Hart

April 2015 - “Beth Hart’s sell-out gig…will now be my measuring stick for all musical performances that follow it…Beth Hart’s name should be shining from billboards of theatres and stadiums around the world” – Rhythms 2014 Read More...

Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin with The Guilty Ones 2015

April 2015 - We welcome Dave Alvin and Phil Alvin showcasing their first album together after 30 years; Common Ground - The Songs of Big Bill Broonzy. Read More...

Hozier

April 2015 - Irish singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Andrew Hozier is set to delight audiences when he makes his Australian touring debut in 2015. Read More...


Hunter Hayes

April 2015 - Bluesfest Touring is delighted to announce the winners of the public choice support competition! Victoria Avenue will be opening in Sydney and Alyce Simmonds will be your Pre-Hunter treat in Melbourne! Big congratulations to all who entered and good luck to the winners! Read More...

JAKE SHIMABUKURO

April 2015 - "Jake is taking the instrument to a place that I can't see anybody else catching up with." - Eddie Vedder Read More...

JIMMY CLIFF

April 2015 - “…Reggae’s first global superstar” - Rolling Stone Read More...


JJ Grey & Mofro

April 2015 - Bluesfest Touring welcomes JJ Grey & Mofro back to Australia for a rare appearance in April 2015. Read More...

The Chris Robinson Brotherhood

April 2015 - The former Black Crowes frontman’s The Chris Robinson Brotherhood “boasts a vintage rock vibe that’s at once quirky, trippy, soulful and downright magnetic.” US Rolling Stone Read More...

GEORGE CLINTON & PARLIAMENT FUNKADELIC

April 2015 - The legendary George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic, one of the most important innovators of Funk music alongside James Brown, Sly Stone and the Funky Meters, brings the ‘awe-funk-some’ P-Funk Collective back to Australia for another Funkadeliteful groovathon next year! Read More...


Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue 2015

April 2015 - “One of the best entertainers out there, period. He's an incredible horn player.” - Zac Brown, Billboard Read More...

The Gipsy Kings ft Nicolas Reyes & Tonino Baliardo

April 2015 - The Grammy-winning band behind 'Bamboléo' celebrate 25 years of flamenco, salsa, and pop fusion perfection in the party-starting spirit of the south of France. Read More...

Angélique Kidjo 2015

April 2015 - Angélique Kidjo is one of the greatest forces in African music, a creative energy with twelve international albums to her name. In 2007, her album DjinDjin received a Grammy Award, and her last album Oyo, was also nominated. Read More...


MAVIS STAPLES

April 2015 - Mavis Staples is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, a Grammy Award & Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award winner, and a National Heritage Fellowship Award recipient. Read More...

MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD

April 2015 - There are some great live artists in the world whose performances really stamp themselves on your memory and they don’t get much more memorable than Michael Franti & Spearhead...when Franti - calls 'How Ya Feelin' to the audience - you know that true magic is about to happen - and the church of Franti will uplift the house to a spiritual release that is palpable! Read More...

DAVID GRAY – Mutineers Tour

April 2015 - DAVID GRAY returns to Australia from the UK (since his first show in 2006). Read More...


Jurassic 5 w/ special guests DJ Mathmatics (Zulu Nation) & Jayteehazard

April 2015 - Jurassic 5 formed in the early nineties and quickly became known as one of the soulful and socially aware Hip Hop groups of the LA underground scene. Read More...

Charles Bradley and His Extraodinaires

April 2015 - “Every brass blast and chicken scratch could have come straight off a 1968 Stax Records release, but it's Bradley's ragged, resilient powerhouse singing that makes this soul..." – Rolling Stone, Top 50 Best Albums of 2011

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Donavon Frankenreiter

April 2015 - Hawaii-based singer/guitarist/songwriter Donavon Frankenreiter is bringing his infectious, acoustic bliss back to Australian audiences in 2015. Read More...


Fly My Pretties

April 2015 - New Zealand's favourite live collaborative group Fly My Pretties is coming to Australia in 2015 for Bluesfest and a capital city tour. Read More...

G. Love & Special Sauce 2015

April 2015 - All the way from Philadelphia USA with their eclectic mix of laid back Blues, Hip Hop and R&B; the original line up of G. Love & Special Sauce are making their triumphant return! Read More...

John Mayall 2015

April 2015 - We welcome the godfather of British Blues back to Australia. John Mayall is a pioneer of the Blues, he founded John Mayall & The Bluesbreakers in the late ‘60’s which backed legendary musicians including John Lee Hooker and became a launching platform for the likes of Eric Clapton, Peter Green, Jack Bruce, Mick Taylor, Mick Fleetwood, John McVie and Don “Sugarcane” Harris. Read More...


Rebelution 2015

April 2015 - California’s Rebelution will be bringing their chilled reggae-roots beats to Australia for the bands very first Australian tour. Read More...

Serena Ryder 2015

April 2015 - She’s back! It’s been almost 10 years since we’ve had the pleasure of this Canadian beauty in Australia and with the success of her platinum selling latest album, Harmony, if you hadn’t heard of her in back then, then you will now! Read More...

SOJA 2015

April 2015 - NEW BRISBANE DATE ADDED WITH BLUE KING BROWN! Tickets available NOW! Read More...


THE BEAT 2015

April 2015 - Bluesfest Touring is delighted to announce the winners of the peoples choice supports competition! Read More...

JOAN ARMATRADING

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