The Bluesfest is an annual music festival held in Byron Bay, Australia, featuring a wide range of musical acts. The festival attracts thousands of music lovers from all over the world and has become one of the most popular events on the Australian music calendar.
Overview: Bluesfest promised to be an exciting event, with a diverse lineup of artists from various genres. From blues legends to up-and-coming artists, there is something for everyone, every year at this festival.
Performances: One of the highlights of the festival was initially to be from international music icon and Pianist, Robert Glasper. Unfortunately following some controversy, his tour alongside Soul Rebels was cancelled.
Nevertheless, notable performers who took the stage included Grammy-winning blues musician, Keb’ Mo’, and Scottish singer, songwriter and musician Paulo Nutini.
In addition to the big names, there were also plenty of up-and-coming artists to discover at the festival. From blues rockers to soul singers, there was no shortage of talent on display.
Atmosphere: The atmosphere at the Bluesfest was electric, with a friendly and laid-back vibe. The festival grounds were spacious, and there were plenty of food and drink options available.