Cheap Fakes ain’t no cheap skates

  MITCHELL KROEHN Six piece band Cheap Fakes  drew big crowds for both shows at Blues on Broadbeach and it was no wonder as they are a bunch of talented lads. The Brisbane based ska funk group talked about their first Blues on … [Read more...]

Nikki D turning heads with the Turner Brown Band

DOMINIQUE HART Ohio based blues band Nikki D and the Browns played along side Australian legend Dom Turner at Blues on Broadbeach and lit up the stage.  Guitarist, vocalist and songwriter Dom is one of the countries most treasured blues and a … [Read more...]

Gold Coast Local Benny D Williams soundscapes

  JACOB IRVINE Benny D Williams has been wowing crowds during his performances throughout weekend. We caught up with the chilled out Gold Coast local and spoke about how Benny discovered his calling as a 15-year-old.   … [Read more...]

Blues Weather

JP CONNELL Clear skies and sunny weather throughout all of Sunday and leading into the beginning of the week. Waves started calm but throughout the day picked up as a southeasterly wind swept into Broadbeach. The day finished off with a 5 P.M. … [Read more...]

Fedora’s for everyone

  BY HARRISON BEECH   Fedora's are standard fashion at music festivals and typify blues unique style. Blues on Broadbeach brings the iconic look to the Gold Coast with fedoras everywhere you look. Everyone get's into the … [Read more...]

Local Legend Back on Blues Stage

MONTANA LOWREY-PALMER Local Brad Palmer played the inaugural Blues on Broadbeach 15 years ago, as the front man of festival favourite Bluesville Station. This year he is back performing a solo acoustic gig, delivering the sweet soulful sounds of … [Read more...]

Hussy Hicks festival of friends

RUBY PASCOE The Hussy Hicks are a chilled out folk band hailing from Northern NSW. They find festivals are the best places to catch up with friends. We chatted with the Hussy Hicks earlier today.   … [Read more...]

All the weekends sport

  TRISTAN EVERT The latest sport updates for this week end.  We take a look at both the NRL and AFL, an epic motorbike crash and a touch of class from golfer Jason … [Read more...]

Sweet 16 for Blues on Broadbeach

    In sixteen years, Australia's largest free music festival has drawn record breaking crowds, and showcased both local and international talent. As the festival draws to a close, we take you out an about on the last day of … [Read more...]

Sun still shines on Blues

    TALISA ELEY It's a wrap! The start of Blues on Broadbeach sixteenth year was plagued with heavy rain on day one. But as the sun set on the final day, organisers say it's been a strong year for the event with jazz and … [Read more...]