The Wailers Added To Bluesfest Byron Bay Lineup To Celebrate Bob Marley's 75th Birthday
Bluesfest have dropped a lovely present this morning in the form of a lineup announcement!
On this day (February 6th) 75 years ago, the legendary Bob Marley was born. To celebrate, the legendary artist's band The Wailers have been added into the huge lineup for 2020, performing on Sunday April 12 at Bluesfest Byron Bay!
They'll be performing songs from Legend, the best selling reggae album ever, and the second longest charting album ever on the Billboard Chart (992 weeks is no small feat!), plus other Bob Marley classics in what will be a celebration of the music and life of Bob Marley. Plus you'll see original wailer, Donald Kinsey on guitar. It's a performance not to be missed.
They'll be joining previously announced;
DAVE MATTHEWS BAND - CROWDED HOUSE - ALANIS MORISSETTE
LENNY KRAVITZ - PATTI SMITH AND HER BAND
GEORGE BENSON -KOOL & THE GANG - THE GIPSY KINGS
GUY SEBASTIAN - BRANDI CARLILE - JOHN BUTLER - XAVIER RUDD
THE CAT EMPIRE - ALLEN STONE - MORCHEEBA - DWEEZIL ZAPPA - TORI KELLY
ANI DIFRANCO - JENNY LEWIS
JOHN PRINE - BUFFY SAINTE-MARIE
TROY CASSAR-DALEY - THE WAIFS - YOLA - LP
THE WATERBOYS - EAGLES OF DEATH METAL - ZUCCHERO
JIMMIE VAUGHAN - JOHN MAYALL - CHAIN
LARKIN POE- THE MARCUS KING BAND
CHRISTONE 'KINGFISH' INGRAM - FRANK TURNER
CORY HENRY & THE FUNK APOSTLES - ASH GRUNWALD
THE ALLMAN BETTS BAND - WALTER TROUT
THE WAR & TREATY - AMADOU & MARIAM
ERJA LYYTINEN - TAL WILKENFELD
STEVE 'N' SEAGULLS