Byron Bay Bluesfest

Amy Shark leads new additions to Bluesfest’s 2022 lineup

The new additions mean that 82 acts will now play the festival in April next year, with more announcements to come

Bluesfest to revert to regular five-day format for rescheduled 2022 event

The festival will now kick off on April 14 with a special opening night event

Bluesfest 2021 has been cancelled, new 2022 dates announced

The event was set to go ahead in October, after being postponed at the last minute in April

Bluesfest organisers “not confident” October festival will proceed

"A reschedule of our October event is becoming ever more likely," organisers said in an email

New report finds Bluesfest’s 2021 postponement cost NSW over $181million

The April edition – now planned for October – was axed just one day before gates were set to open

Bluesfest leads the fourth round of RISE funding with $2.4million boost

Falls Festival, WOMADelaide and Festival X follow close behind with over $1million each

Midnight Oil confirm their 13th album will be launched at Bluesfest 2021

The album was announced with the working title ‘Show Of Hands’

Midnight Oil and Paul Kelly added to Bluesfest’s October 2021 lineup

The two acts will join Tash Sultana and Jimmy Barnes as co-headliners

Bluesfest teases new lineup for rescheduled October 2021 event

The full lineup will be revealed on Wednesday May 19