Bluesfest Touring announces its first round of sideshows for 2018

Bona fide legends of rock and pop are coming down from Byron
Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters
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Bluesfest is just around the corner again – can you believe it? – and the headline acts read like a who’s who. Robert Plant, Lionel Ritchie, Chic featuring Nile Rogers, John Butler Trio and Tash Sultana have all been announced for the line-up in March-April, and as always there will be a procession of acts down from Byron Bay heading down the coast for a run of Melbourne sideshows.

Check out the following highlights. Tickets are selling fast – get yours before they sell out.