Graham Nash has been added to Bluesfest 2016.
The legendary Nash, a founding member of The Hollies before teaming with David Crosby and Stephen Stills for Crosby, Stills & Nash (before they added Neil Young), will perform solo for the first time in Australia for Bluesfest.
British born Nash holds the title Officer of the Order of the British Empire (CBE). His Australian visit will coincide with the release of ‘This Path Tonight’ in April, his first solo album in 14 years.
Graham Nash’s most recent setlist covers his entire career from The Hollies through to ‘This Path Tonight’.
Bus Stop (from The Hollies, Bus Stop, 1966))
King Midas in Reverse (from The Hollies, Butterfly, 1967)
I Used to Be a King (from Songs For Beginners, 1971)
Marrakesh Express (from Crosby, Stills & Nash, 1969)
Immigration Man (from Crosby & Nash, David Crosby Graham Nash, 1972)
Golden Days (from This Path Tonight, 2016)
Myself at Last (from This Path Tonight, 2016)
Cowboy of Dreams (from Crosby & Nash, Wind on the Water, 1975)
Wasted on the Way (from Crosby, Stills & Nash, Daylight Again, 1982)
To the Last Whale…A. Critical Mass B. Wind on the Water (from Crosby & Nash, Wind on the Water, 1975)
Our House (from Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Deja Vu, 1970)
Simple Man (from Songs For Beginners, 1971)
Taken at All (from Crosby & Nash, Whistling Down The Wire, 1976)
Back Home (from This Path Tonight, 2016)
Marguerita (from Crosby & Nash, Whistling Down The Wire, 1976)
Military Madness (from Songs For Beginners, 1971)
Oh! Camil (The Winter Soldier) (from Wild Tales, 1974)
Cathedral (from Crosby, Stills & Nash, CSN, 1977)
Chicago (from Songs For Beginners, 1971)
Blackbird (The Beatles. from Crosby Stills & Nash, Allies, 1983)
Teach Your Children (from Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Deja Vu, 1970)
Bluesfest have also added Modest Mouse, Richard Clapton, Ellie King, Ash Grunwald, Jerron ‘Blind Boy’ Paxton, Dustin Thomas, Wards Xpress and Raw Earth.
Add that to the previously announced line-up of Kendrick Lamar, Brian Wilson, Jackson Browne, Tom Jones, Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, D’Angelo, Don McLean, Melissa Etheridge and Russell Morris.
Bluesfest will be held Easter 2016 at Byron Bay.
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