THE 16TH DURBAN INTERNATIONAL BLUES FESTIVAL!
Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th October 2020
The dates are set for the 2020 Durban International Blues Festival! The organizers are excited to announce that preparations are underway for an exciting program including international, national and local artists. Some great surprises await our blues family.
Keep watching these pages and also visit FRIENDS OF THE DURBAN INTERNATIONAL BLUES FESTIVAL and DURBAN INTERNATIONAL BLUES FESTIVAL on Facebook for early information.
ARTISTS AND BANDS must please pay particular attention to the section under ARTISTS SUBMISSIONS and COMPLY FULLY with requisitions and requirements as submissions made without ALL the required, will not be considered. The cut-off date will also be final. However, within this section there will also be additional information added so keep a look out!
For more information about the festival call 082 747 9738
Submit an artist for the festival
The line-up for the festival
Artists & the festival Pictures
All about the festival
A tribute to the late Themi Venturas
1958 - 2017
WIN! WIN! WIN! A Marshall Code 25 Guitar Amplifier - September 18, 2019
Thanks to John Chamier and Sycamore Gear, The Durban International Blues Festival have been gifted an amplifier to RAFFLE at this year’s event- so on Fri 20th and Sat 21st September gives you the chance to enter the RAFFLE by seeing WILL MATTHEWS and team at the MERCH TABLE (back of venue) on the night […]
Who do we have on the billing for the FREE MARSHALL AMPLIFIER evening on Fri 20th September – Durban International Blues Festival? - September 13, 2019
Starting 7 pm sharp you will have the Sycamore Blues Band open the evening and then roll out with some of Durban’s hottest blues artists like … BAD ADVICE TIFFANY SHEPPARD THE CARMEN RODRIGUES BAND WILL WALLACE LANCE GOLDMAN ROWAN STUART AND THE FINALE ? Put all the above guitarists together on one stage where […]
Get your merch! - September 12, 2019
There will be Merchandise on Sale at this year’s Durban International Blues Festival –as usual. Bring a few extra bucks for this…Tees and CD’S are available Find Will Matthews and his Team at the Merch Table at the back of the hall ( and don’t forget the cash bar and food stalls) Yamil Jacobo (from […]
Harry Lock – a curious man with a camera - September 9, 2019
Harry Lock has been the official photographer for the Durban international Blues Festival For many years now and we thank him for his commitment and willingness to be part of our team. Durban International Blues Festival Every year, blues fans in Durban are treated to a week-long festival of blues music. I began photographing […]