More acts for Bluesfeston October 11th, 2012
The second announcement of acts for Bluesfest is in. You can add these folks to the list. Jimmy Cliff, Joan Armatrading, Rodriguez, Robert Cray, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, The Blind Boys Of Alabama, Mavis Staples, Allen Toussaint, Wanda Jackson, Fred Wesley & The New JB’s, Michael Kiwanuka, Bettye Lavette, Luka Bloom, Ruthie Foster, Tony Joe White, Sweet Honey In The Rock, The Duke Robillard Band, Shawn Colvin, Seth Lakeman. The Byron Bay event takes place between Thursday 28th March and Monday 1st April. There will be two more rounds of acts announced, the first of which included: Ben Harper, Santana, Steve Miller Band, Iggy & The Stooges (on their final tour), Chris Isaak, Wilco, Dropkick Murphys, Bonnie Raitt, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Glen Hansard with the Frames, Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls, Newton Faulkner, William Elliott Whitmore, Grace Potter, Playing for Change and Ben Caplan. For all the event details, head to the festival website [Here].