Tuesday September 24, 2013 – Bluesfest Byron Bay, held over the Easter long weekend (17 – 21st of April) at its home, the Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm, north of Byron Bay has announced more acts for its 25th Anniversary edition.
Dr John & The Nite Trippers, Gregg Allman, Aaron Neville, Steve Earle & The Dukes,Doobie Brothers, Boz Scaggs, India.Arie, Suzanne Vega, , Jamaican Legends featuring Ernest Ranglin, Sly & Robbie, Bitty McLean, Jimmie Vaughan, The Wailers, Ozomatli, CW Stoneking, Larry Graham & Graham Central Station, Grandmothers of Invention, The Magic Band, Robben Ford, The Paladins, Music Maker Foundation featuring Pat Wilder, Cool John Ferguson, and Little Freddie King plus more to come.
Peter Noble, Festival Director, says: “Here come the Legends. We are so proud to be bringing you the Doobie Brothers and just like Steve Miller Band at Bluesfest in 2013, they have hit after hit after hit. Talking about Steve Miller, we are announcing Boz Scaggs, who is an original member of the Steve Miller Band and he will give us the real ‘Lowdown’, (one of his many great hits) – a really classy white soul man, if ever there was one.”