Bali Blues Festival is back. During 2 days on May 26th – 27th. 2017 all Blues lover in the island will be slaked. North Cross Road from Singaraja will kick off the event then followed by John & Jail Story, Ronaldgang, Raw Earth (Singapore), Ika & The Soulbrother, Dialog Dini Hari, and will be closed by Bali Guitar Club, Balawan with Gilang Ramadhan and Gugun Blues Shelter featuring Indra.
Collaboration of Gugun Blues Shelter with Indra Lesmana and Balawan “magic finger” with Gilang Ramadhan will be interesting performances as they are not so often do this together. they will be the final performer on the first day.
On the second day, May 27th. Sunburst, Souled Out, Angga Bright Size Trio, Damned Dirty (Holland), The Bodhi, Sound of Mine feat Rio Sidik, Crazy House, SixStrings and Krakatau Reunion will cheer up the stage.
The Six Strings is a group of famous Indonesian guitarist. They are Dewa Bujana, Eros, Tohpati, Baron and Baim which will play progresif composition. Meanwhile Krakatau Reunion are senior musician of Indonesia with lots of fans. They are Trie Utami, Indra Lesmana, Dwiki Dharmawan, Pra Budhi Dharma, Gilang Ramadhan, and Donnie Suhendra. Bali Blues Festival will be closed by jams sessions of all performers.
“We add 1 more day so this year Bali Blues Festival last for two days as many musician want to participate in this festival. Everytime we play in Pulau Dewata (island of god / Bali) lots of fans look for it, include Krakatau Reunion fans who are waiting for this event since long time ago. Musician friends from all over the world loves Bali. Bali Blues Festival could be the biggest Blues festival in Indonesia”, said Gilang Ramadhan, a senior musician. Bali Blues Festival is registered as one of the world Blues Festival for South East Asia.
Director of ITDC (Indonesian Tourism Development Corporation, Abdulbar M. Mansoer said that Bali Blues Festival is one of events in Peninsula island to attract visitors to come to Nusa Dua. We proudly present Bali Blues Festival for all music lover. Why Blues?! Because lots of talented Blues musician here. Peninsula island is a resort region in ITDC area. On an area of 7,4 hectares, ITDC is surrounded by the white sand beach, cliff, trees, and jogging track.
Entrance fee is Rp 150.000,- can be bought at balibluesfestival.com, other online ticket sites or you can by on the gate as well. There will be food stalls around the area so worry no more to get starving.
Rundown Bali Blues Festival 2017
Friday, May 26th. 2017
5.00 – 5.30 pm : North Cross Road (Singaraja, Bali)
5.35 – 6.05 pm : John & Jail Story (3rd winner Sundown Blues)
6.10 – 6.40 pm : Ronaldgang
6.45 – 7.15 pm : Raw Earth (Singapore)
7.20 – 8.00 pm : Ika & The Soulbrother
8.00 – 8.30 pm : Dialog Dini Hari
8.35 – 9.00 pm : Bali Guitar Club (Gitar Orang Bali)
9.05 – 9.45 pm : Balawan with Gilang Ramadhan
10.00 – 11.00 pm : Gugun Blues Shelter feat Indra Lesmana
Saturday, May 27th. 2017
5.00 – 5.30 : Sunburst (2nd winner Sundown Blues)
5.35 – 6.05 : Souled Out (1st winner Sundown Blues)
6.10 – 6.40 pm : Angga Bright Size Trio
6.45 – 7.15 pm : Damned Dirty (Holland)
7.20 – 8.00 pm : The Body
8.00 – 8.30 pm : Sound of Mine Featuring Trio Sidik
8.35 – 9.00 pm : Crazy Horse
9.05 – 9.45 pm : 6 Strings
10.00 – 11.00 pm : Krakatau Reunion
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