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KINGSWOOD

KINGSWOOD

Supported by WAAX + Maddy Jane

FRI 31 MAR @ 8PM

“‘Creepin’ – a smoky bait-and-switch that draws you in with moody guitar and vocalist Fergus Linacre’s soulful growl before broadsiding you with dirty, leather-scuffing riffage”–triple j

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TASH SULTANA

TASH SULTANA

Supported by Ocean Alley + Reuben Stone

SAT 1, SUN 23, MON 24 APR @ 7:30PM

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HARI MATA HARI

HARI MATA HARI

Supported by Valentino

FRI 7 APR @ 7:30PM

Hari Mata Hari is one of the most popular bands from former Yugoslavia, established in Sarajevo in 1985. Read more

SAMMI CONSTANTINE

SAMMI CONSTANTINE

Supported by Airports + Nelipot

SAT 8 APR @ 4:45PM

Sammi Constantine is one of Australia’s fast Read more

VALLIS ALPS

VALLIS ALPS

Supported by Baro

SAT 8 (18+) @ 8PM &
SUN 9 (AA) @ 7PM

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TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVENUE

TROMBONE SHORTY & ORLEANS AVENUE

Supported by Blind Boy Paxton

MON 10 APR @ 7:30PM

Bluesfest favourite Trombone Shorty is bringing his energetic fusion of funk/rock/jazz/hip-hop to back to Australia. Read more

RUSS

RUSS

TUE 11 APR @ 7:30PM

SOLD OUT

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LAURA MVULA

LAURA MVULA

Supported by Marcus Whale

WED 12 APR @ 7:30PM

“The singer’s baroque soul, now shot through with heartache, has never sounded quite so polished and concise” – theguardian.com

“the concert – and indeed Mvula herself – oozed sinceri Read more

NAHKO AND MEDICINE FOR THE PEOPLE

NAHKO AND MEDICINE FOR THE PEOPLE

Supported by Luka Lesson

THU 13 APR @ 8PM

Nahko and Medicine for the People return to Australia with their worldly blend of rock, hip-hop, and alt-folk, as well as their highly awaited third album Hoka! On Hoka, Nahko’s voice is strong. Read more

BOYS NOIZE

BOYS NOIZE

SAT 15 APR @ 9PM

You asked for it, we teased it and now we can finally announce it!

German techno powerhouse BOYS NOIZE is returning to Australia this Easter Long Weekend (April 13-16) for a string of unforgettable Read more

CORINNE BAILEY RAE

CORINNE BAILEY RAE

SUN 16 APR @ 7:30PM

Corinne Bailey Rae is coming to Australia to perform for the first time at Bluesfest in 2017. Read more

GALLANT

GALLANT

Supported by Ruel

TUE 18 APR @ 8PM

Bluesfest is thrilled to announce Gallant will visit Melbourne and Sydney after making his Australian debut at the Byron Bay festival in 2017. Read more

ST. PAUL & THE BROKEN BONES

ST. PAUL & THE BROKEN BONES

Supported by All Our Exes Live in Texas

WED 19 APR @ 7:30PM

“Melding a frenzied theatricalism with passionate, slow-swaying soul; he’s a truly outrageous performer, clicking his glittering silver shoes together Dorothy-style as he spins around the stage – it Read more

BOOKER T. JONES PRESENTS THE STAX REVUE

BOOKER T. JONES PRESENTS THE STAX REVUE

THU 20 APR @ 7:30PM

“it was not hard to locate the magic on stage. Booker T. Read more

LATE NITE TUFF GUY

LATE NITE TUFF GUY

FRI 21 APR @ 8PM

Late Nite Tuff Guy (aka Cam Bianchetti) has been a most devoted fan and follower of Prince since his very beginnings. Read more

WOLFMOTHER

WOLFMOTHER

Supported by Tumbleweed + Davey Lane + Immigrant Union

SAT APR 22 @ 7PM

GYPSY CARAVAN TOUR

Having spent the majority of 2016 touring & selling out theatres, stadiums & festivals throughout the world including North & South America, Europe, the UK & Scandinavia, Read more

THE OPIUO BAND

THE OPIUO BAND

FRI 28 APR @ 8PM

The Opiuo Band is a feast for the ears, the eyes, & your dancing thighs.The perfect blend of the raw & the beautiful, the organic essence of live instrumentation & the powerful rocket ship like advent Read more

DYLAN RASS

DYLAN RASS

SAT 29 APR @ 4:45PM

Having recently performed to thousands of mu Read more

DANCE FILTHY - Hotter Than Hell

DANCE FILTHY - Hotter Than Hell

SAT 29 APR @ 6PM

Pole Dance Academy is proud to present Dance Filthy which is an exciting and entertaining pole competition open to all competitors, national and international, male and female.

Dance Filthy is an o Read more

DILLON FRANCIS

DILLON FRANCIS

Supported by 4B

THU 4 MAY @ 8PM

BBE is over the bloody moon to announce the exclusive headline Australian performances for the one, the only, our favourite party-starter, Dillon Francis, who will be touring this April and May for Gr Read more

SNAKEHIPS

SNAKEHIPS

MON 8 MAY & THU 11 MAY @ 8PM

2nd show added due to overwhelming demand – 1st show sold out, 2nd show on sale now!

UK’s critically acclaimed production duo Snakehips are thrilled to announce their Australian tour.

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ARCHITECTS

ARCHITECTS

Supported by Ocean Grove

TUE 9 & WED 10 MAY @ 7:30PM

2ND SHOW ADDED DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND Tuesday 9 May SOLD OUT! Read more

LIVING COLOUR

LIVING COLOUR

SAT 13 MAY @ 8PM

Two time Grammy award winning band, Living Colour, are on the way back to our shores in 2017 and fans will no doubt welcome their return. Read more

VOID PRESENTS YOUNGSTA

VOID PRESENTS YOUNGSTA

Supported by YOUNGSTA

FRI 19 MAY @ 9PM

May 2007 – VOID was born for the few following the early strains of Dubstep and Grime. Read more

LA PEGATINA (SPN)

LA PEGATINA (SPN)

Supported by QVLN (USA) & Oscar Jimenez (Watussi / Amaru Tribe) + DJ Sir Bolivar

SAT 20 MAY @ 8PM

Catalan masters of frenzied rhythms LA PEGATINA are bringing their explosive 2017 World Tour to Australia in May, introdu Read more

JULIA JACKLIN

JULIA JACKLIN

Supported by Jaala

THU 25 MAY @ 8PM

After what can only be described as a whirlwind period following the release of her critically acclaimed debut Don’t Let The Kids Win, Julia Jacklin will return to home soil this May to play her big Read more

SLUMBERJACK

SLUMBERJACK

Supported by Kuren

FRI 26 MAY @ 8PM

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THE VANNS

THE VANNS

FRI 24 MAR @ 4:45PM

Rambunctious rock’n’rollers, The VANNS are t Read more

SKUNKHOUR

SKUNKHOUR

SAT 27 MAY @ 8PM

After a sold out, rave review performance last April Australian alt funk legends Skunkhour are back with their next Classic Album performance – This time playing their breakthrough 2nd album “Feed Read more

BABY ANIMALS AND SCREAMING JETS

BABY ANIMALS AND SCREAMING JETS

Supported by Palace of the King

SAT 3 JUN @ 7:30PM

Baby Animals and Screaming Jets, two of Australia’s finest rock bands, will hit the road together this June and July in the rock event of the year! Read more

KILLING HEIDI

KILLING HEIDI

THU 8 JUN @ 8PM

Aussie Rock Pop darlings, KILLING HEIDI, will head out on their first national tour in more than a decade.

It’s been twenty years since triple j unearthed the Hooper siblings as Killing Heidi wi Read more

BAD//DREEMS

BAD//DREEMS

Supported by The Creases

FRI 9 JUN @ 8PM

Get ready Australia, Adelaide’s Bad//Dreems have today announced that they will be bringing the new tunes from their forthcoming sophomore album GUTFUL, to fans around the country via their r Read more

D.D DUMBO

D.D DUMBO

THU 15 & FRI 16 JUN @ 8PM

2ND SHOW ADDED DUE TO OVERWHELMING DEMAND! Read more

BIG SCARY

BIG SCARY

Supported by Cub Sport + CC: Disco

SAT 17 JUNE @ 8PM

As Big Scary lay to rest their third LP Animal, they have announced their biggest headline shows to date as a send off. Read more

LUCA BRASI

LUCA BRASI

SAT 1 JULY @ 8PM

Tassie boys Luca Brasi will return to stages nation-wide this June on their biggest headline tour to date.

In the midst of a long hot summer that’s seen the foursome deliver huge sets at Laneway Read more

THE UNDERTONES

THE UNDERTONES

SAT 8 JUL @ 8PM

The Undertones, the legendary first wave Irish punks who earned seven top 40 UK singles and three top 20 UK albums between 1978 and 1981 and whose debut 7” Teenage Kicks was influential English DJ J Read more

FRENZAL RHOMB

FRENZAL RHOMB

SAT 5 AUG @ 8PM

Hey good news everyone: Frenzal Rhomb have made a new album, and booked a tour to go with it! Read more

NEW FOUND GLORY

NEW FOUND GLORY

THU 10 & FRI 11 AUG @ 8PM

The godfathers of pop punk NEW FOUND GLORY will be heading to Australia this August for a very special 20 Years of Pop Punk Anniversary Tour. Read more

TROPHY EYES

TROPHY EYES

Supported by The Hard Aches + Trashboat + Rumours

FRI 25 AUG @ 6:30PM

Trophy Eyes may have only just wrapped up their wildly successful and very sold out Australian tour last week, but they are keen to do it all again in August. Read more

PETER HOOK & THE LIGHT

PETER HOOK & THE LIGHT

SAT 7 OCT @ 8PM

An Evening with Peter Hook & The Light performing the legendary Factory Record’s albums ‘Substance’ by Joy Division & New Order. Read more

OCEAN COLOUR SCENE

OCEAN COLOUR SCENE

SAT 11 NOV @ 8PM

After visiting Australia for the first time in their quarter-century history in 2016, Britain’s Ocean Colour Scene are returning for another round of shows to satisfy fans who missed out on tickets Read more