Sydney Blues & Roots Festival 2014
Hollands Paddock, Windsor
24th - 26th October
The countdown to the 6th annual
Sydney Blues & Roots Festival has begun.
The first of this years artists have been locked in.
1st Band Announcement
THE BLACK SORROWS
The irrepressible Joe Camilleri, writer of milestone anthems such as " Hold On To Me ", Harley and Roses",
"Chained to the Wheel", "The Shape Im In" leads the Black Sorrows from the front.
They are undeniably one of Australias most successful touring acts of all time.
Nashville based Aria award winning singer/songwriter Rick Price returns home to Australia to
play songs from his upcoming new album plus songs from critically aclaimed "The Waters Edge"
SPECTRUM PLAYS THE BLUES
Better known as a prog rock band, Spectrum famously had a national No. 1 hit, "Ill be gone Someday
Ill have Money"in 1971. Fronted by legendary Mike Rudd, Spectrum plays the blues is not to be missed.
HARPER & MIDWEST KIND
A powerhouse on the world festival scene with a recently added 2014 Detroit Music Award for Most
Outstanding Vocal. Blues review said " Harper is the most exciting artist on the live music scene today"
DARYL ROBERTS & HEY GRINGO
With influences from Little Feat to the Allman Brothers, Daryl and Hey Gringo
are a groove injected Funky Blues & Roots act that never fail to impress.
A NIGHT AT THE CROSSROADS
Robert Johnson Tribute
Featuring Kevin Bennett, Don Hopkins, Johnny Cass, Adam Pringle, Cass Eager, Spencer Jones,
GeorgeBrugmans and Ben Edwards. Playing songs of Delta Blues legend ROBERT JOHNSON.
STEVE EDMONDS presents MESCALERO
Mescalero are a Roots Rock Trio fronted by Sydney bluesman and guitarist
Steve Edmonds. Heavily drawing from Southern American 1950s period.
2012 Triple Chain award winner Liza has a voice that can howl, growl or
soothe a furrowed brow, reminiscent of Elta James and Aretha Franklin.
BLUE EYES CRY
Winner of two Chain Awards (2014) Best New Talent, Song of the Year.
** Please take advantage of our Early bird ticket prices.
Available until 2nd Band Announcement.
3 Day weekend pass @ $139.00