American blues, jazz and rock icon Robben Ford visits Australia
By Eli Duxson
This will be his first tour of the United States in eight years!
World-renowned American blues, jazz and rock guitarist Robben Ford will return to Australia in May 2022 for close-up appearances at Blues on Broadbeach and exclusive dates in Melbourne, Sydney, Newcastle and Adelaide.
What would you like to know:
- Robben Ford is returning to Australia for the first time in eight years.
- His 45th outing Pure is out now.
- Ford is headlining the Blues on Broadbeach with exclusive dates in Melbourne, Sydney, Newcastle and Adelaide.
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The five-time Grammy nominee has been named one of Musician Magazine’s ‘100 Greatest Guitarists of the 20th Century’ and will visit Memo Music Hall in Melbourne, Factory Theater in Sydney, Lizotte’s in Newcastle and Gov in Adelaide .
The list of Ford collaborations is impeccable and possibly unprecedented, from Charlie Musselwhite, Jimmy Witherspoon, Joni Mitchell, George Harrison, Miles Davis, Larry Carlton and Rick Springfield to Kiss, Randy Crawford, Bob Dylan, Ricki Lee Jones, John Mayall and Australia‘s owns Tommy Emmanuel among many others.
Ford is an icon and as it returns to Australia for its first tour in eight years, you’d want to get in there quickly!
Pure, Ford’s latest version and version number 45 are now available.
Check out the full tour dates below.
Thursday May 19 – Newcastles, NSW from Lizotte
Saturday May 21 – Gold Coast, Blues on Broadbeach QLD
Sunday May 22 – Gold Coast, Blues on Broadbeach QLD
Thursday May 26 – Melbourne, Memo Music Hall VIC
Friday May 27 – Sydney, Factory Theater NSW
Saturday May 28 – Adelaide, The Gov SA
Tickets are available now!