The third round of acts for Byron Bay’s Bluesfest 2012 have been revealed. Joining first and second announcement acts such as Roger Daltrey, Earth Wind & Fire, Crosby Stills & Nash and The Specials, will be Zappa Plays Zappa, Blue King Brown, Sublime with Rome, Josh Pyke plus more.
This years line-up has a blend of music across the board. Everything from ska-punk, reggae, hip hop, dub, folk, roots, and American soul to alt-country. Wow there is something in here for everyone!
Australia’s legendary pub rock band, Cold Chisel will headline the first day of next year’s festival at Tyagarah Tea Tree farm in Byron Bay. The legendary Australian band will close out the main stage on Thursday 5th of April.
Bluesfest 2012 Line-Up (updated)
Sublime with Rome
Zappa Plays Zappa
James Vincent McMorrow
Blue King Brown
Melbourne Ska Orchestra
Crosby Stills & Nash
John Hiatt & The Combo
Fabulous Thunderbirds and Alabama 3
Earth Wind & Fire
John Butler Trio
My Morning Jacket
Brian Setzer’s Rockabilly Riot!
Kenny Wayne Shepherd
Justin Townes Earle