Blues Bytes: Russell Morris

Blues Bytes: Russell Morris

By Bob Gordon Australian music icon Russell Morris has become a legend of the Blues at Bridgetown experience, with his appearance this weekend being his seventh year in a row at the festival. Back in 2013, when Morris career renaissance kicked in with the release of...
Blues Bytes: Ash Grunwald

Blues Bytes: Ash Grunwald

By Bob Gordon  Touring in support of his new album, Mojo, Ash Grunwald last weekend made his way to Tasmania. And while it’s the other side of the map, it seems there’s a touch of Bridgetown everywhere. “I met a bunch of people in Hobart and Launceston who saw me at...
Blues Bytes: Blackwood Rising

Blues Bytes: Blackwood Rising

By Bob Gordon Blackwood Rising – the fiery blues duo featuring Pat Steinbacher and Geoff Rowe – have performed numerous times at Blues at Bridgetown over the years, however one of their most memorable experiences happened in a year when they didn’t...
Blues Bytes: Grand Casual

Blues Bytes: Grand Casual

By Bob Gordon Having popped their Blues at Bridgetown cherry last year, Esperance trio Grand Casual are champing at the bit to get back. “A highlight of 2018 was the overwhelming support we received at Freemasons Hotel on the Friday,” says vocalist/guitarist, Kyron...
Blues Bytes: Tanya Ransom

Blues Bytes: Tanya Ransom

By Bob Gordon Kimberley singer/songwriter, Tanya Ransom, sings of open roads and the longest of highways. The kind that recently took her recently from Broome to Exmouth, Carnarvon, Monkey Mia, Kalbarri and Perth, and which will soon bring her to Blues at Bridgetown....
Blues Bytes: Mary Myfanwy

Blues Bytes: Mary Myfanwy

By Bob Gordon Singer/songwriter/artisan Mary Myfanwy has all the good feelings about being part of Blues at Bridgetown.  “All my experiences have been positive and it’s always a treat when audiences want to singalong and make the time to see me afterwards to say how...