BluesFest 2016 To Host Bill Wyman 80th Birthday Gala Concert!

BluesFest in partnership with American Express® returns to The O2 for three days of must-see live music, including a special one-off Bill Wyman 80th birthday concert featuring Bill Wyman himself plus his very special guests Bob Geldof, Mark Knopfler, Imelda May and Mick Hucknall, and many more special guests to be announced!

This once-in-a-lifetime show will take place at indigo at The O2 on the opening night of the festival.

Other performances lined up for the festival include two spectacular double-bills featuring blues luminary Walter Trout and UK blues-rock outfit The Temperance Movement, and UK guitar legend Jeff Beck alongside musical visionary Van Morrison. The festival will also present the first London show in six years from Paul Rodgers’ rock supergroup Bad Company featuring special guest US guitarist and Bon Jovi collaborator Richie Sambora.

Taking place from October 28th – 30th, this year’s festival will run in association with American Express, utilizing all areas of The O2 complex including the 20000-capacity Arena, indigo at The O2 and Brooklyn Bowl to present what is fast becoming one of the most popular blues, soul and roots festivals in the world.

Tickets for BluesFest 2016 go on sale on Friday 1st July at 9am! American Express Cardmembers can purchase tickets for BluesFest before the general public from 9am Tuesday 28th June to 9am Thursday 30th June 2016. Tickets are available through ticketmaster.co.uk/amex.

 

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