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Aaron Pollock: The Next Big Thing

2020-06-18T15:27:51+10:00

Like his hero, Mississippi Delta King Robert Johnson, Aaron Pollock is a musician at the crossroads of his career, but far from ‘sinking down’ he is rapidly on the way up. Starting out at 15 and settling on a right handed guitar, Aaron quickly realised that being a musician [...]

Aaron Pollock: The Next Big Thing2020-06-18T15:27:51+10:00

The Covid19 Blues

2020-06-18T15:27:51+10:00

Bendigo remains a hub of local, national and International music activity despite social distancing and the temporary prevention of audiences gathering at live music venues across the state. Musicians are always creative and adaptable and are using this strange time to give housebound audiences the opportunity to have entertainment [...]

The Covid19 Blues2020-06-18T15:27:51+10:00

Summer Showcase – Ramble Town

2020-02-19T21:34:35+11:00

‘New Band Making Waves’ Ramble Town is among the newest and most exciting acts on the Bendigo Music scene and is set to light the fuse at the Bendigo Blues and Roots showcase coming up on March 1st at The Rifle Brigade Hotel. Co -founder and outstanding multi - [...]

Summer Showcase – Ramble Town2020-02-19T21:34:35+11:00

Backstage Pass – Tennyson King

2020-10-09T15:36:38+11:00

Known for his cool cruisy folk-rock sound, Canada’s Tennyson King is looking forward to hitting the road to play Bendigo Blues and Roots Music Festival this November.  After his first tour here in 2017, Tennyson can’t get enough of our Aussie lifestyle. “I’m just excited to get back to [...]

Backstage Pass – Tennyson King2020-10-09T15:36:38+11:00

Backstage Pass – Alister Turrill

2020-10-09T15:36:38+11:00

Alister Turrill is a Blues performer whose playing style blends a true form of blues with complex song writing that sets him apart from other young artists. He’s shared the stage with Blues royalty such as Jeff Lang, Geoff Achison and Lloyd Spiegel on several occasions and has supported [...]

Backstage Pass – Alister Turrill2020-10-09T15:36:38+11:00

Backstage Pass – TK Reeve

2020-10-09T15:36:38+11:00

Melbourne based Blues artist TK Reeve is a showman whose modern craft and passion for the music harks back to the Mississippi Delta of the early twentieth century. Releasing his debut album I Wanna Feel Good earlier this year he is one of the hardest working musicians in the [...]

Backstage Pass – TK Reeve2020-10-09T15:36:38+11:00

Backstage Pass – Jess Parker & The Troubled Waters

2020-10-09T15:36:39+11:00

Jess Parker is a very rare talent indeed with her mesmerising powerful vocal delivery and that fuzzed out guitar she has been dishing up Tarantino-esque Desert Blues and dark Australiana since hitting the Melbourne Blues scene just a few short years ago. Her musical influences started out in the [...]

Backstage Pass – Jess Parker & The Troubled Waters2020-10-09T15:36:39+11:00

2019 Artist Applications Now Open!

2019-07-04T18:31:48+10:00

Artist applications are now open for our November 2019 festival program. If there's a band or artist you'd like to see play BB&RMF this year, please feel free to pass on the below link and suggest they submit an application before 31 March...https://www.bendigoblues.com/get-involved/artists/

2019 Artist Applications Now Open!2019-07-04T18:31:48+10:00

Bendigo Bank Blues Trams this weekend

2018-11-08T09:55:41+11:00

With Friday night's Bendigo Bank Blues Tram already sold out grab your tix quick before you miss the ride! Fri. 9 Nov. 7 – 9:30pm: Tennyson King & Geoff Achison Sat. 10 Nov. 2 – 4:30pm: Jo Jo Smith & Buddy Knox Sat. 10 Nov. 8 – 10:30pm: Charlie Bedford [...]

Bendigo Bank Blues Trams this weekend2018-11-08T09:55:41+11:00

Easy Rider Pass

2018-11-08T09:21:06+11:00

The Easy Rider is your Festival Pass offering you top billing at Ulumbarra Theatre featuring Australian rock legends, "The Badloves" on Saturday 10 November, supported by Collard Greens and Gravy, Spoonful and The John McNamara Soul Band. Best seats in the house for the Melbourne Gospel Choir at the beautiful [...]

Easy Rider Pass2018-11-08T09:21:06+11:00