Australia's most awarded and internationally renowned festival officially begins a new era (and with any luck another excellent 21 years) with the purchase and move to its permanent new home for the 2010 event - the Tyagarah Tea Tree farm just off the Pacific Highway, 10 minutes north of Byron Bay.
The 21st Bluesfest takes place over Easter from Thursday 1 April through to Monday 5 April, 2010 at the new permanent home - Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm.
Tickets are now on sale via OzTix.com.au, the OzTix Call Centre and all OzTix Retail Outlets nationally.
The 2010 Bluesfest line up includes:
Jack Johnson (Exclusive to the Bluesfest)and Crowded House (Exclusive to the Bluesfest), The Fray, John Butler Trio, Rodge Hodgson formerly of Supertramp, Gipsy Kings, Jools Holland & His Rhythm & Blues Orchestra, Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club ®, Buddy Guy, Lyle Lovett, Jeff Beck, Taj Mahal, Joe Bonamassa, John Mayall, Troy Cassar-Daley, The Break featuring members of Midnight Oil and the Violet Femmes, Matisyahu, Ozomatli, Dr John & The Lower 911, Bèla Fleck's African Project Featuring Oumou Sangarè & band, Blue King Brown, Jessica Mauboy, Kev Carmody & Friends, Al Di Meola World Sinfonia, Gogol Bordello, Angus & Julia Stone, 10cc, Rodriguez, Bebel Gilberto, The Snowdroppers, Wagon, Carney Martinez Trio, Cousin Harley, Mason Rack, Mojo Webb Band...
Jon Cleary & the Absolute Monster Gentlemen, Ross Wilson's Five Decades Of Cool, The Dynamites featuring Charles Walker, Josh White Jr, Patty Larkin and The Greencards. Jimmy Barnes Plays the Rhythm & the Blues, Joe Bonamassa, Peter Green & friends, The Flatlanders, Avett Brothers, Justin Townes Earle, Renee Geyer, Colin Hay Band, Old Crow Medicine Show, Lil Band o' Gold, Brian Auger's Oblivion Express, AND Robert Gordon & the Gang They Couldn't Hang - featuring Chris Spedding (Roxy Music), Glen Matlock (Sex Pistols), and Slim Jim Phantom (Stray Cats)Galactic, A.L.O (Animal Liberation Orchestra), Matt Costa, Zee Avi, and Neil Halstead, The Blues Preachers, Halfway to Forth, Hat Fitz, Corrina Steel... and many more
It will be a 21st celebration of a life time.
****BLUESFEST PLAYING TIMES
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