Announcing Australian Guest Artist Rhyley McGrath bringing his international blues hues to our stage. Rhyley is an Australian musician based in Bendigo, Victoria, gaining fans with his profound guitar skills, modulated vocals and melodious originals.
Specialising in finger picking blues and acoustic folk music, Rhyley has performed with and supported a number of high profile acts including Geoff Achison Music, Phil Manning, Pete Cornelius, Kim Churchill and Shaun Kirk.
Since beginning his professional music career in 2016, Rhyley has played well over 500 gigs all around the country. After starting out in Melbourne, Rhyley began touring regularly to Tasmania, New South Wales, Queensland and South Australia.
During this time, Rhyley has performed a number of festivals; some of which include the iconic Forth Valley Blues Festival, a number of small Victorian folk festivals, Queensland blues festivals and is a regular performer at, the Bendigo Blues & Roots Music Festival.
Rhyley always brings a captivating performance that will either have you up and dancing, or watching in awe.
Rhyley sets off for his second tour of New Zealand’s South Island at the beginning of April.
For more information visit his website www.rhyleymcgrath.com or follow him on Facebook/Instagram @Rhyleymcgrath
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Canterbury Folk Music Festival
P O Box 964, Christchurch 8140