From the music to the people to the camping - how did the Deni Blues and Roots Festival go? After 5 days of travelling, Lachlan Mitchell brings us the review and his photos.
In our final photo gallery from the 2014 Bluesfest in Byron Bay, Johnny Au brings us a glimpse at some of the bands that helped bring an end to the event's 5th day, and their 25th anniversary celebrations. This includes Booker T Jones, Claude Hay, Elvis Costello and the Imposters, Jake Bugg, KC and the Sunshine Band, Michael Franti and Spearhead and Saidah Baba Taliba.
Dave Matthews Band closed up their Australian tour, as well as the Bluesfest in Byron Bay, with their performance last night that included fan favourites like "Crush", "#41", "Rapunzel", "Granny", "Gravedigger", "Two Step" and "Crash Into Me". Johnny Au brings us photos from the incredible two-plus-hour set that brought the five day festival to a close:
One of the artists who shined brightly on the final day at Bluesfest in Byron Bay was Joss Stone. Johnny Au brings us this special photo gallery from her performance at the event.
Part two of Johnny Au's photo gallery from Day Four of Bluesfest in Byron Bay featuring Jurassic 5's Chali 2na, Iron and Wine, Jimmie Vaughan, Kasey Chambers, Robben Ford, Sly and Robbie and the Taxi Gang and WAR!
In part one of Johnny Au's photo gallery from day four (Easter Sunday) at Bluefest in Byron Bay, We bring you all the action from RockWiz featuring special guest Henry Wagons plus C.W. Stoneking, Foy Vance, Terrance Simien and the Zydeco Experience, The Cambodian Space Project, Tim Rogers and Valerie June.
Deni Blues & Roots Festival kicked on over the Easter long weekend with 2 days of fantastic performances. Here are the shots of the second day with acts including Gary Clark Jr and The Doobie Brothers by our very own Ian Laidlaw:
UK rising star Jake Bugg headlined a massive show at the Enmore Theatre last night supported by The Creases and Mikki Gomez was there to bring you these photos:
UK troubadour Passenger packed out the main Mojo tent during Bluesfest yesterday and Johnny Au was there. He brings you these photos from the anticipated performance.
Closing out day four of Bluesfest, Erykah Badu brought her impressive show (not to mention voice) along - Abe Lincoln hat and all. Johnny Au was in the Mojo tent for the performance and brings us these photos:
Deni Blues & Roots kicked off their second annual festival with an impressive line up including John Mayer, Elvis Costello & The Doobie Brothers. Here are the shots of the first day from our man on the ground, Ian Laidlaw:
In the second part of our photo gallery from Day Three of Bluesfest in Byron Bay, Johnny Au brings us photos of Jeff Beck, Morcheeba, Ozomatli and the special Playing For Change concert.
We take you to Day Three of Bluesfest with this photo gallery from Johnny Au. Featured in part one are Gov't Mule, Kate Miller-Heidke, KT Tunstall, Passenger, The Black Sorrows and The Soul Rebels!
Byron Bay Bluesfest favourites John Butler Trio packed out the Mojo Stage for their set tonight. Photos by Johnny Au.
Dave Matthews Band returns to Byron Bay Bluesfest and headlines Day 3 of the festival. An incredible set left many to wonder if that was the best show Dave Matthews Band has ever performed in Australia. Photos by Johnny Au.