The veteran muso has pulled out “due to medical restrictions”.
Now spread across two days, Fairgrounds is lookin’ tastier than ever.
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The now legendary Detroit-based singer-songwriter Rodriguez will head back to Australia this October and November for a string of national tour dates, which will include a long-awaited return to Perth stages. The bluesman, who is of course the subject of 2012’s Oscar-winning documentary Searching For Sugar Man, will kick things off in Brisbane on Sunday,
A newly filed fraud lawsuit claims Detroit-based folk musician Sixto Rodriguez, whose story was documented in the 2012 Academy Award–winning film Searching for Sugar Man, was exploited by a music executive who fraudulently used his compositions and released them under false names to profit from the South African music market. As The Hollywood Reporter notes,
Making the trip Down Under for his second stint at our iconic Bluesfest, Rodriguez will be in the finest form yet when he returns once again for Bluesfest next year. With a career decades upon decades strong, Sixto Rodriguez has been an ever-present force in music for more than 40 years. It was only recently,