Mr Bumsqueak, Shorty Brown and Sparkles Face painting team return for 2017 with an exciting program of fun activities for you and your kids during the festival.

Session times are between 2-3pm and 5-6pm every day. Kids under the age of 6 are free to enter the festival.

For more info > [ Link ] and tickets here for festival here > [ Link ]
The CROSSROADS stage on Saturday 15th April at Bluesfest Byron Bay 2017 has a strong Blues-party vibe huh? Catch St. Paul and The Broken Bones, Buddy Guy (75-90 min set), Beth Hart, Vintage Trouble, Billy Bragg and Nikki Hill.
More > [ Link ]
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" ..all funked up and sounding like a well oiled James Brown/Prince/P-Funk groove machine" - review of Sir Rosevelt recent London gig + Zac Brown on working with Pharrell Williams to come up with the tunes for the band!
3 weeks to go until the Australian premiere of Sir Rosevelt at Bluesfest Byron Bay 2017!

Zac Brown’s funk experiment Sir Rosevelt promises to be the soundtrack to summer
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Hail Queen Mary! Bring on Good Friday at Bluesfest Byron Bay - 3 weeks to go!

Mary J. Blige - One - Nobel's Peace Prize Concert 2013

HD 720!

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The CROSSROADS will be the stage to watch in 3 weeks time at Bluesfest Byron Bay 2017 - The Lumineers, Bonnie Raitt (90 min set), Patti Smith, Jimmy Buffett and the Coral Reefers (75 min set), Mavis Staples and Rhiannon Giddens! Schedule: [ Link ]
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"There are so many. But the #1 for me would have to be Bonnie Raitt. I’ve been listening to her since I was in the cradle and have never seen her live" Michael League from Snarky Puppy on who he's pumped to see at Bluesfest Byron Bay 2017 ( in 3 weeks time).

From financial failure to Grammy Awards: Michael League on the lengthy journey of Snarky Puppy
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Come say 'Aloha' to Maui Jim at Bluesfest Byron Bay 2017. With over 300 pairs of premium polarised sunglasses on display, you are guaranteed to find your perfect festival accessory! Photo: Jules Ingall Photography
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Who are Melbourne’s best Jazz musicians?

We are looking for Melbourne’s best Jazz musicians to open for the LEGENDARY Miles Electric Band.

Are you a talented, up and coming artist or do you know one? Let us know!

Solo and duo acts are invited to submit an email including a live performance or rehearsal video, links to stream your music and a bio to by Sunday 2nd of...
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Some suggestions for your Bluesfest Byron Bay 2017 scheduling from Beat Magazine!

Four Bluesfest bands you need to know about | Beat Magazine
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" I believe Chuck had a bigger first. He was the first to say that this music called rhythm-and-blues ain’t just for folks down south or up north. Chuck showed — hell, he proved — that this music is for the world" Buddy Guy.

Buddy Guy Reflects on Chuck Berry: 'His Genius Was an Instant Thing'
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Our friends over at Double J are giving listeners a chance to WIN a five-day VIP double pass, plus flights and VIP tent accommodation for two + watch a set from side of stage! Right on.

Win a Double J Bluesfest VIP experience | Double J
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When Jimmy Buffett invites Kelly Slater and Stephanie Gilmore up on stage to sing 'Margaritaville' a few years back at the Quiksilver Pro! Wonder who it will be at Bluesfest Byron Bay 2017?

Jimmy Buffett with Stephanie Gilmore and Kelly Slater - Margaritaville

Jimmy Buffett performs Margaritaville with Stephanie Gilmore and Kelly Slater Pirates at a special concert at the Quiksilver and Roxy Pro Gold Coast. Part of...

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The days are flying till' we welcome you to Bluesfest Byron Bay 2017 so are the tickets - don't delay + find out all the latest info including some of the artists that you will be rubbing shoulders with at the artist signing tent!

Only 22 days until Bluesfest 2017 kicks off!
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JUST RELEASED: New music clip from Rhiannon Giddens latest release 'Freedom Highway'.

Can't make her festival performances? Don't miss the sideshows > [ Link ]

Rhiannon Giddens - Come Love Come

Rhiannon Giddens performs her song "Come Love Come" from her 2017 album, Freedom Highway. Filmed at the Breaux Bridge, LA, studio of multi-instrumentalist Di...

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REVIEW: "Her voice isn’t what it was when she recorded the album. Nope. It’s only gotten deeper and more forceful" on Patti Smith from a recent performance.

Concert review: Patti Smith displays her punk rock fury at Carnegie Music Hall
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Vintage Trouble caught up with Rolling Stone Australia last visit - find out some of the songs and artists that have influenced their life and careers!

Can't make their festival performances? Don't miss their shows in Melbourne & Sydney > [ Link ]

Rolling Stone Australia - My Soundtrack: Vintage Trouble
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