Kirk Fletcher Band (USA)

By combining Blues, Soul, Funk, Gospel and Blues Rock, Kirk embodies the Rhythm & Blues of the new generation. He is considered as one of the best Blues guitarists and is highly celebrated all over the world. Kirk Fletcher has a reputation as a ‘can’t miss’ performer. His soulful playing and singing never fails to […]

Claude Hay and the Kung Fu Mustard

Claude Hay’s got a brand new bag Blue Mountains songwriter Claude Hay is hitting the road this spring to launch his new band project ‘Claude Hay and The Kung Fu Mustard’. The new band takes its cues from old school funk, one of Claude’s first musical loves, and will take the dance floor up a […]

Owen Campbell – The Rolling Thunder of Love Tour

AFTER 3 BEST-SELLING STUDIO ALBUMS, 2 EP’S AND OVER 12 YEARS OF NATIONAL AND INTERNATIONAL TOURING, OWEN CAMPBELL HAS CEMENTED HIMSELF AS ONE OF AUSTRALIA’S PREMIER BLUES/ROCK EXPORTS. He has performed in many corners of the world from the USA, Ireland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, France, Spain, Holland, Japan, Hong Kong, India and even performed at […]

Cold Shot

Cold Shot were formed in Canberra around late 1987 and were exponents of Boogie, Blues and Blues Rock music, playing an eclectic mix of songs from John Lee Hooker, The Nighthawks and James Cotton to Rory Gallagher, Dr Feelgood, Los Lobos, Elvis Costello and of course Stevie Ray Vaughan. Cold Shot performed at many Canberra […]

Smoke Stack Rhino – Doom Boogie Tour

Heavy blues/grunge from Yarra Ranges, Victoria Follow the highway east from Melbourne, Australia and you’ll find yourself in the Yarra Ranges, a mountainous, creative mecca where musicians jam until they pass out. This is beer and wine country; a place where goannas roam, kookaburras hunt tiger snakes, and the locals belt paddock bombs around the […]

International Blues Music Day

Canberra Blues Society celebrates the 7th International Blues Music Day with seven fantastic acts. Over 8 hours of live Blues music Hot Rod Display Market Stalls Fabulous raffle prizes CBS members lucky door prize The line-up: Flynn Gurry (VIC) Blues award winner at the 2018 National Busking Championships Electric Tommy Johnson (ACT) Queen Juanita & […]

KillWater

Formed by a bunch of guys seasoned in the pub rock venues throughout the ACT region and founded in a love of music and the desire to get back to the roots In the spirit of the godfathers of blues, funk and soul the likes of Buddy Guy, Albert Collins, Bill Withers and Freddie King […]

Eric Steckel (USA) + support The Barren Spinsters

Visiting for his third Australian tour, Eric Steckel goes against the grain and harkens his listeners back to the days when great guitars were played loudly through great amps. Hailed by many as the top rising star of Blues/Rock, Eric delivers a powerhouse performance that has left audiences in 25 countries (and counting) mesmerized. He […]

The Lachy Doley Group ‘Make or Break’ Album Launch Tour + Rhythm X Revival

‘No one plays like Lachy. He is amazing’ – JIMMY BARNES (Cold Chisel) Dubbed the Jimi Hendrix of the Hammond Organ, Lachy Doley is the most celebrated Blues/Soul/Rock Organ player in the world today. A player who can pump, pamper and occasionally pound the most unbelievable sounds from a keyboard; sounds that are intense, ferocious […]

BEX MARSHALL (UK) BAND + special guest support Richard Perso

BEX MARSHALL BAND “at last, a woman who plays guitar like a goddess, sings like an angel, writes like Dylan and smiles like the devil”. – Booker T UK British Blues Award winner Bex Marshall is returning to Australia after 8 years to tour in early 2019. Her unique style of guitar playing is a combined […]