Lenny Kravitz joins Bluesfest lineup, announces Aussie tour dates

Lenny Kravitz joins Bluesfest lineup, announces Aussie tour dates

Lenny Kravtiz
Photo: Nadine Koupaei

The iconic rock champion makes his long-awaited return.

Legendary singer and guitarist Lenny Kravitz has unveiled an absolute whopper of an announcement. Not only will Kravitz be heading to Byron Bay as part of the 2020 Bluesfest lineup, but he’ll also be making a few stops along the way for a national tour.

As part of his Here To Love world tour Kravitz, will be stopping by Sydney, Newcastle and Melbourne in early April. It’ll be the rock god’s first time back in Australia in more than eight years.

Rounding out the new additions to the Bluesfest lineup are festival veteran Jimmie Vaughan, folk-rockers The Waterboys, US rockers Eagles of Death Metal and heaps more. They join previously announced acts Patti Smith and Dave Matthews Band.

Check out the new Bluesfest lineup announcement below:

Lenny Kravitz
Jimmie Vaughan
The Waterboys
Eagles Of Death Metal
Ani Difranco
Amadou & Mariam
The Allman Betts Band
Cory Henry & The Funk Apostles
Tal Wilkenfeld
Joachim Cooder
Steve ‘n’ Seagulls

Here are Lenny Kravitz’s tour dates:

Friday April 3 — Qudos Bank Arena, Sydney NSW

Monday April 6 — Newcastle Entertainment Centre, Newcastle NSW

Wednesday April 8 — Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne VIC

Friday April 10 — Bluesfest, Byron Bay NSW

Tickets for Lenny Kravitz’s national tour go on sale Thursday October 24 via Ticketek. Bluesfest runs between Thursday April 9 and Monday April 13, 2020 in Byron Bay. Tickets are on sale now via the festival website.

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