Double J is heading to Bluesfest in 2018

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Catch our live broadcast from the festival, and keep up with all the happenings online.

With a line up featuring everyone from Robert Plant to Ms. Lauryn Hill, Nile Rodgers to Jason Isbell, Jose Gonzalez to Mia Dyson, and literally dozens of other incredible artists, there was no way we were going to stay away from Bluesfest 2018.

If you're wondering who's on the bill, catch up with all the announcements the festival has made over the past few months.

It’s one of the most enriching festivals on the Australian calendar, so we’re very excited to play a part in it again in 2018, and we have heaps of very cool things planned this time around.

Zan Rowe will head up a special outside broadcast in conjunction with ABC Gold Coast, which you’ll be able to hear live on Double J and ABC Gold Coast on Friday 30 March from 5pm AEDT, on ABC Local Radio across the country on Sunday 1 April, and anytime you like on the ABC Listen app up until Friday 6 April.

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Our brilliant live music team will also be working around the clock to capture plenty of the best performances from the Bluesfest stages and bring them to you wherever you are on Live at the Wireless on Double J.

And, of course, we’ll have rolling event coverage here at each morning, so you can keep up with all the highlights from this year’s festival, whether you’re there as a punter or just there in spirit. Grab a coffee, have a read, and share your highlights with us on Facebook and twitter.

Wondering what all the fuss is about? Here are a couple of highlights from the past couple of years.

Bluesfest happens at Tyagarah Tea Tree Farm from Thursday 29 March to Monday 2 April. Tickets are on sale now.