The Black Keys and Zac Brown Band will return to Australia for Bluesfest 2015.
Other artists confirmed to appear at Bluesfest include Train, Alabama Shakes, Michael Franti & Spearhead, George Clinton & Parliament, Funkadelic and Paul Kelly with the Merri Soul Sessions featuring Dan Sultan and Vika & Linda.
“We never have anything less than great announcements at Bluesfest,” says Festival Director Peter Noble. “I think this time around we are making one of our best so far. As the Festival Director I am thrilled to be announcing The Black Keys, the Zac Brown Band & the Alabama Shakes as the very first headliners, as well as a stellar group of artists that make up this first announcement”.
The first announcement for Bluesfest is:
The Black Keys
Zac Brown Band
Michael Franti & Spearhead
George Clinton & Parliament
Paul Kelly presents The Merri Soul Sessions with Dan Sultan, Viki & Linda and Kita Pura
Xavier Rudd and the United Nations
Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue
The Chris Robinson Brotherhood
Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls
Mariachi El Bronx
G. Love & Special Sauce
Band of Skulls
Bluefest 2015 is on April 2-6, 2015 in Byron Bay, New South Wales.