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Ladies lead the way on Bluesfest’s formidable third artist announcement

As if the Bluesfest 2018 ticket wasn’t already magnificent enough, the festival has added a third round of world-class artists.

In a surprise announcement, Bluesfest Byron Bay have added a score of the globe’s greatest performers to their stunning 2018 lineup.

Joining the likes of Robert Plant, Lionel Richie and Tash Sultana will be a cohort of powerful female performers. Kesha, who has had the media in a frenzy throughout 2017, sits at the top of the ticket.

The legendary Sheryl Crow and the marvellous Melissa Etheridge will also be performing Bluesfest 2017, along with a score of Australian and international talent.

See the full lineup below, and head here to grab tickets.

Third Artist Announcement

KESHA
SHERYL CROW
MELISSA ETHERIDGE
JUANES
SEU JORGE
ZIGGY ALBERTS
ÁSGEIR
NEWTON FAULKNER
AFRO CELT SOUND SYSTEM
HARRY MANX
HARTS
HOLY HOLY
WILLIAM CRIGHTON
ELEPHANT SESSIONS

Joining…

LIONEL RICHIE
ROBERT PLANT AND THE SENSATIONAL SPACE SHIFTERS
JOHN BUTLER TRIO
TASH SULTANA
SEAL
JACKSON BROWNE
MICHAEL FRANTI & SPEARHEAD
YOUSSOU NDOUR
JASON ISBELL AND THE 400 UNIT
GOMEZ
RAG’N’BONE MAN
JOSÉ GONZÁLEZ
FIRST AID KIT
MORCHEEBA
GOV’T MULE
THE NEW POWER GENERATION
THE ORIGINAL BLUES BROTHERS BAND
CHIC FEATURING NILE RODGERS
JIMMY CLIFF
THE WAILERS
CANNED HEAT
WALTER TROUT
LUKAS NELSON & PROMISE OF THE REAL
JOE LOUIS WALKER
BOBBY RUSH
HURRAY FOR THE RIFF RAFF
BENJAMIN BOOKER
ERIC GALES
DUMPSTAPHUNK
ANDRÉ CYMONE
THE CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS
RICK ESTRIN & THE NIGHTCATS
THE TESKEY BROTHERS