Blues & Roots Radio return to the Port Fairy Folk Festival for LIVE broadcasts in 2020, this is our fifth visit for live shows to one of Australia's premier festivals. We will be bringing live shows and interviews with many of the artists performing all weekend long, the Blues & Roots Radio team in Australia had a fabulous weekend of fun and entertainment in 2019.
A big thank you to the organizing committee for inviting us back and facilitating our broadcasts.
The Port Fairy Folk Festival was established in 1977. Since that date it has grown to become one of the most regarded festivals both in Australia and on the international festival network. The festival has won numerous awards and has been inducted into the Australian National Tourism Hall of Fame.
" I am in love with the Port Fairy Festival just like it's human ! I miss it, I miss the people, music, and the beautiful area ! " - Stevie Connor, Blues & Roots Radio co-founder
2019 saw us bring shows from Port Fairy with interviews with Ralph McTell ( England ) , Festival Artistic Director Caroline Moore, Festival Ambassador Derek Guille, Tomato Tomato ( Canada ) Mary Coughlin ( Ireland ), William Hutton ( Claymore ), Jimi Hocking
( The Screaming Jets ) and Dobe Newton ( The Bushwackers )