The 2015 Rye International Jazz & Blues Festival, now in its 4th year, takes place from Thursday 27th – Monday 31st August in the beautiful town of Rye, East Sussex.
One of the UK’S best boutique musical festivals presents an array of superb world class headline acts featuring the very best in Jazz, Blues, Soul, R&B, Funk, Latin and World Music.
Headline acts include Paul Jones and the blues band, blues singer and guitarist Wilko Johnson, Bassist Herbie Flowers, jazz singer James Tormé, the UK’s number 1 male jazz singer Ian Shaw, the charismatic jazz singer Liane Carrol, Mercury prize award winning GoGo Penguin, jazz singer and pianist Theo Jackson, US Soul Diva Avery*Sunshine, the Neil Angilley Jazz trio, Jazz Diva Kitty LarRoar and Cuban band Son Yambu.
The festival programme also includes many free live music events at local fringe venues, acoustic sessions, and marching bands parading through the streets over the August bank holiday weekend.
Many other acts are being announced over the coming weeks leading up to the festival.
To see this year's full lineup, please use the link below