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November 8, 2019
Say hello to Gypsy Rumble.

Heralded as ‘Australia’s quirkiest and possibly only ukulele-based bluegrass/reggae/folk band’, Gypsy Rumble has its roots in Celtic, world music and bush dance traditions. The band’s enthralling, high energy performances are renowned for audience participation as they seamlessly blend showmanship, comedy and artistry. Whilst Gypsy Rumble are only just over a year old, the band is […]

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November 8, 2019
Welcome The Earl of Grey to the 2020 #AgnesBluesFest lineup.

Agnes Blues, Roots & Rock Festival are excited to announce The Earl of Grey as part of their 2020 Festival Lineup. With a pedal steel guitar playing father, The Earl of Grey has somewhat of a country music pedigree, however it is his own life journey that makes up the stories he tells. Often consisting […]

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November 8, 2019
Kristen Lee Morris joins the line up for the 2020 #Agnes Blues Fest

Kristen Lee Morris as been described as the real deal. A one-in-a-million swamp dog with a vibe all of his own and makes his debut on the Agnes Blues, Roots & Rock Festival stage next February. Having built a career on writing, singing and playing guitar in a raw and soulful manner the festival audience […]

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November 4, 2019
Flaskas join the #AgnesBluesFest for the 2020 line-up.

They’re back! Flaskas are dropping by as the last stop of their tour to celebrate their latest single, ‘Songbird’. Flaskas have evolved into one of Australia’s most exciting live acts. Since forming they have shared the stage with luminaries such as Ash Grunwald, Boy & Bear, Tijuana Cartel, The Black Sorrows and many more.  Their […]

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October 29, 2019
He’s Back. Second Artist Announcement for the 2020 Agnes Blues, Roots & Rock Festival is here.

He’s Back! Australian-born, Nashville, Tennessee-based, singer, songwriter, slide guitar player and festival favourite, 8 Ball Aitken returns to grace our stage with his sensational live performance. Event Manager, Sharon Hare says, ‘Agnes Blues, Roots & Rock Festival love 8 Ball Aitken and we are looking forward to having him back in the Funky Town of […]

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October 27, 2019
THE WAIT IS OVER. Agnes Blues, Roots & Rock Festival announces first act for 2020.

High-energy duo HAT FITZ AND CARA are among Australia’s most talented roots music artists and are debuting on the Agnes Water Blues, Roots & Rock Festival Stage next February. The husband and wife team have clocked up 10 years of worldwide touring, festival performances and album releases from their base of operations in the hinterland […]

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October 17, 2018
BLACK RABBBIT GEORGE IS COMING OUT TO PLAY!

BLACK RABBIT GEORGE is set to play Agnes Bluesfest 2019 Have you got your tickets yet? From the wellspring of childish fantasy and a lifetime of musical evolution emerges folk singer/songwriter Black Rabbit George, another incarnation for Paul A George, the musician whose guitar drives the unique sounds of Tijuana Cartel, one of the tightest […]

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October 13, 2018
BRAD BUTCHER AWARD WINNING SINGER SONGWRITER

Ladies and Gentleman you are in for an absolute treat when Brad Butcher hits the stage in February. His songs share a message of hope and inspiration, his story telling is incredible and his voice is as smooth as honey. His album FROM THE BOTTOM OF A WELL cements Butcher at the forefront of a […]

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October 13, 2018
Meet our new MC Tara Pitt

Hold on to your hats! We have a fantastic MC joining us for Agnes Bluesfest. TARA PITT who was one of the 2017 Australian Survivor contestants, is coming to the festival to woo us with her gorgeous smile and fabulous public speaking talent. Tara Pitt is a Mother from the Sunshine Coast. She was recently […]

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October 6, 2018
Three Main Acts for the Agnes Blues, Roots & Rock Festival

Headlining the festival are The Black Sorrows who have earned the reputation as a dynamic live act. There is a level of accessibility to The Black Sorrows that can appeal to the newest of fan. At the helm, Joe Camilleri steers the band through an energetic interplay of solid grooves and well-crafted songs that mix […]

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