40 more acts added to Blues on Broadbeach line-up

DOZENS of international and local acts have been announced to join the jam-packed line-up for this year’s Blues on Broadbeach.

Canadian musician Bahamas, as well as Charley Crockett and Cedric Burnside from the USA will join Australian blues royalty Kevin Borich Espress at the free four-day music festival in May.

While the Gipsy Kings will make their way from France for a ticketed performance at The Star.


Also gracing the 20-stages in the Broadbeach precinct will be Geoff Achison, Uptown Brown, Cass Eager & The Velvet Rope, Juzzie Smith, Kelly Auty, Marshall And The Fro, The Wet Fish, Tramwreck, Diamonds And The Blues and loads more.

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It will be the 18th year of this much loved event, with another record crowd expected to fill the idyllic beachside entertainment hub.

More than 170,000 people attended last year, pumping $21 million into the local economy.

This year the festival dates are May 16-19.