BLUESFEST BUSKING COMPETITION 2016

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The annual Bluesfest busking competition was won by IVY, a three piece band from the central coast, and local Byron Bay sisters, Maple took out the Grommet Busking Competition. This competition has been a real highlight of our annual Bluesfest road trips for over a decade now, we have discovered so may new and emerging artists at this event. It …

BAD LUCK KITTY -THE BEACH HOTEL, BYRON BAY

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Our good mates, Newcastle’s Rockabilly rebels Bad Luck Kitty giving the foundations of the Beach Hotel, Byron Bay a real shake last night. The band hit the road from Newcastle to Byron yesterday afternoon to play a 15 minute set at The Bluesfest Busking Competition semi finals and then headed straight back home to Newcastle, a 1,300 kilometer round trip. …

Claire Anne Taylor’s new video

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The oh so very talented 2013 Bluesfest Busking Competition winner Claire Anne Taylor’s new video ‘Judge’ Can’t wait to see the talent and new discoveries on stage at this year’s comp. At the Beach Hotel, Byron Bay 21/3 and 22/3 (heats) ,23/3 Showcase and 25/3 finals, don’t miss it.