Text by Chris Dobney, photographs by Jeff Dawson
As Michael Franti said in Monday’s final manic rap (wrap) session: ‘I love Bluesfest. It reminds me every year of the power of music.
‘It brings people of every background every age group and every culture together.’
And he had them jumping up and down, waving their hands in the air and bouncing beach balls over their heads.
One of the great virtues of an event as diverse as Bluesfest, with so many performers, is that each person’s experience is utterly unique. This is what we saw through our (red) eyes.
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