Australia’s number one gathering of blues and roots music, The Bluesfest held in the picturesque Byron Bay is back with another star studded lineup. The music festival will be held Thursday 29th March to Tuesday 2nd April at Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, Byron Bay. The 2018 Bluesfest has an amazing lineup announced with the likes of Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, Youssou N’Dour, Lionel Richie, John Butler Trio, Seal, Michael Franti & Spearhead, and so many more amazing acts. Bluesfest 2018 Festival Byron Bay March 29 – April 2.
Plant will be celebrating 50 year anniversary of Led Zeplins first ever performance by playing a heap of their hits while also playing some of his solo tracks. The festival is held over the Easter long weekend and will feature a number of stages, food and market stalls, camping on-site and 12 hours of music each day. Get your tickets to fast as tickets won’t last long with such a great lineup.
A number of other acts have been announced to play at Bluesfest 2018. Names include Kesha, Sheryl Crow, Melissa Etheridge, and Seu Jorge. See below for the full lineup.
Thursday, 29th March — Monday, 2nd April
Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, Byron Bay
Tickets: Official Website
The Playing Schedule has been released, however no times are available at this stage.
Tickets are available with or without camping. There are 1 day passes up to 5 day passes. Check out prices at the official Bluesfest website.
Bluesfest 2018 Festival Byron Bay
Lineup Bluesfest 2018 Festival Byron Bay
AFRO CELT SOUND SYSTEM
Second Announcement Byron Bay
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD
JASON ISBELL AND THE 400 UNIT
RAG ’N’ BONE MAN
THE ORIGINAL BLUES BROTHERS BAND
HURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF
THE TESKEY BROTHERS
First Announcement Bluesfest 2018 Festival Byron Bay
ROBERT PLANT AND THE SENSATIONAL SPACE SHIFTERS
THE JOHN BUTLER TRIO
THE NEW POWER GENERATION
CHIC FEATURING NILE RODGERS
FIRST AID KIT
LUKAS NELSON & PROMISE OF THE REAL
THE CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS
JOE LOUIS WALKER
RICK ESTRIN & THE NIGHTCATS