Josh Needs, Young Blues Talent


The Blues on Broadbeach Music Festival has hit its third big day and the fun is really pumping now.

One thing coming into focus is how much the Blues on Broadbeach is platform for musicians and public to learn more about blues.

For sure, famous artists such as Big Daddy Wilson, Diesel and Eric Burdon and The Animals pull in the punters but the festival is also an opportunity for the young blues performers to show their talent and rock out on stage.

Josh Needs is a young singer, songwriter and virtuoso guitarist.

Josh Needs (right) and sideman. Photo: Anson Lam

When he was 11 years old, he started playing music with his old brothers.

He was playing professionally at 13, writing songs at 14 and performing solo and in bands by his late teens.

His performance today at the Blues on Broadbeach attracted a big audiences keen not to miss this marvelous performer.

There are lots of wonderful artists still to play so come to explore, find the fun and enjoy the Blues.


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