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On top of showcasing the best of home-grown and international bands - it will also bring cultural attractions, placing a very heavy emphasis on local community and sustainability. Launching the first SummerSalt concerts will be some of Australia’s best loved and most notable bands & artists.

Hope Estate will feature The Cat Empire and Xavier Rudd.

TEG DAINTY and Live Nation in association with Moonshadow Aus Pty announced that British singer-songwriting legend and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Yusuf / Cat Stevens will tour Australia in November and December. A Cat’s Attic “Peace Train Tour” commemorates the 50th Anniversary of his first major hit single and debut album Matthew & Son released in 1967. This 50th Anniversary Tour is going to be an unmissable night for fans.

Get ready for a massive day of Blues music across multiple stages with Crossroads Blues in the Vines, boasting an incredible line up featuring Seven times Grammy award winner Buddy Guy (USA), Ian Moss, Diesel, Russell Morris and a swag of international and national superstar Blues acts.

Prepare for iconic indie rock anthems in the great outdoors when THE LIVING END, SPIDERBAIT, VERUCA SALT, THE LEMONHEADS, TUMBLEWEED and THE FAUVES combine for an almighty a day on the green national tour kicking off at Bimbadgen, Saturday February 24.

 

It’s a bill bursting with bands who were part of the alternative heyday of the 1990s, a period that has left a remarkable legacy on Australian music fans and continues to be held with muchos affection.

 

Between them, these six bands have notched up eight ARIA Awards, received more than 30 ARIA Award nominations, had 12 Top 10 albums and 19 Top 40 hit singles. They’ve played just about every major music festival in the world and worked with a wide range of collaborators – everyone from Kylie Minogue to The Wiggles!

 

In the live arena their reputations were made through performances marked by energy, passion and verve – qualities that will once again be on display during this tour.

 

There you have it … The Living End, Spiderbait, Veruca Salt, The Lemonheads, Tumbleweed and the Fauves. Six rocking bands coming to rock Bimbadgen in February.

 

British singer-songwriter James Blunt has announced a national tour, with a stop in the Hunter Valley.

He'll perform his first Australian show at Bimbadgen on Saturday March 10 as part of A Day On the Green.

Blunt will be joined on stage by Pete Murray, Busby Marou, Alex Lloyd and Karise Eden.

Country Music is returning to the Hunter on Saturday March 24 2018 with Crossroads Country in the Vines, featuring the biggest names in Country including the legendary Billy Ray Cyrus (USA), Lee Kernaghan, Kasey Chambers, John Williamson, The McClymonts and many more.

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