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Paul Kelly leads second Bluesfest lineup announcement

The music festival has gone all out for its 30th anniversary celebration.

Renwoned music festival Bluesfest has dropped its second list of musicians who will be heading to Byron Bay for its 2019 lineup, featuring some Aussie and international greats.

Two highlights from the newly released list include iconic Aussie stars Paul Kelly and Julia Stone. Kelly is no stranger to the Bluesfest stage, having played at the festival back in 1999. Over his career, Kelly has released 23 albums, including this Christmas favourite.

Kelly and Stone will be grooving out with previously announced Bluesfest artists such as Jack Johnson and Kasey Chambers.

The new artists announced at Bluesfest 2019 are:

  • Paul Kelly
  • Hozier
  • David Gray
  • Julia Stone
  • Gary Clark Jr.
  • Mavis Staples
  • Flogging Molly
  • Meshell Ndegeocello
  • Ruthie Foster 
  • Shakey Graves
  • Anderson East
  • Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real 
  • Samantha Fish
  • The War And Treaty 
  • Mojo Juju
  • Caiti Baker 
  • Deva Mahal 
  • Melody Angel
  • Hussy Hicks

Bluesfest is taking place between Thursday April 18 and Monday April 22 in Byron Bay. Get your tickets here.