Bluesfest 2015

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The Black Keys Are Ready To Play Live Again Following Drummer’s Injury

The Black Keys’ frontman Dan Auerbach has confirmed that the rock duo are ready to get back on stage, now that his bandmate Patrick Carney has almost fully recovered from the shoulder injury which saw the pair cancel their Turn Blue Australian tour and headline slot at Bluesfest 2015. In a recent interview with NME, […]

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Watch Bluesfest Security Tackle Sticky Fingers’ Frontman After A Stage-Dive

Sticky Fingers tore up the Bluesfest stage this past weekend but their set almost went on without their frontman Dylan “Diz” Frost who was being tackled by security at one point after he was mistaken for a stage-diving fan. The band uploaded footage of the mix up (below) onto their Facebook page, showing Frost’s attempt […]

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Bluesfest Are Keeping Their Black Keys Replacement A Secret

Byron Bay’s Bluesfest was left with a Black Keys-shaped hole in its lineup this week after drummer Patrick Carney’s ongoing shoulder injury forced the blues rockers to cancel their upcoming Australian tour dates. Intriguingly, today the festival have revealed they will be keeping the name of the Keys’ replacement act a secret until festival day. […]

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Rodrigo Y Gabriela Talk Bluesfest, New Projects & Meeting The Obamas

Mexican acoustic guitar rockers Rodrigo y Gabriela – Rodrigo Sanchez and Gabriela Quintero – are unlikely pop stars, no matter how rousing their live shows. Last year they rehabilitated the concept album with 9 Dead Alive, its songs inspired by enduringly influential historical figures – from pioneering Spanish guitarist Antonio de Torres Jurado (the token […]

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