LINE-UP: Catch American musician Rhiannon Giddens – a founding member of country, blues and old-time music band Carolina Chocolate Drops – and Irish Mythen (below) at Bluesfest 2016.
LINE-UP: Catch American musician Rhiannon Giddens – a founding member of country, blues and old-time music band Carolina Chocolate Drops – and Irish Mythen (below) at Bluesfest 2016. Dan Winters

Bluesfest: Home of Blues and Roots

IF YOU'RE more of a traditional Bluesfest lover, there are some fantastic Blues and Roots acts on offer for you in 2016:

  • Joe Bonamassa
  • Tedeschi Trucks Band
  • The Original Blues Brothers Band
  • Jason Isbell
  • Rhiannon Giddens
  • The Word
  • The Selecter
  • Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats
  • St Paul And The Broken Bones
  • Shakey Graves
  • Kamasi Washington
  • Lucky Peterson
  • Tweedy
  • Tex Perkins & The Ape
  • Janiva Magness
  • Songhoy Blues
  • Fantastic Negrito
  • Ash Grunwald
  • Playing For Change Band
  • Chain
  • Blind Boy Paxton
  • Con Brio
  • Mike Love
  • The Bros. Landreth
  • Kim Churchill
  • Shooglenifty
  • Mojo Juju
  • Raw Earth
  • Pierce Brothers
  • The Mastersons
  • Wards Xpress
  • Hussy Hicks
  • Steve Smyth
  • East Journey
  • Emdee


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