Soulfest featured at | D’Angelo, Common to spread head new neo-soul festival in Australia.


14 March, 2014

Scott Fitzsimons

D’AngeloCommonAloe Blacc and Mos Def are rumoured to be part of a new neo-soul festival bill that will tour Australia’s east coast this October.

Un-verified artwork of a festival called SoulFest appeared on soul singerAnthony Hamilton’s Facebook yesterday, before being swiftly removed. According to the artwork – which understands may be out of date – Maxwell was also listed as a headliner with Angie StoneMusiq Soulchild and Leela James.

While the festival has no online presence yet a number of questions have been raised by fans excited at the prospect of the tour, which according to the un-verified artwork has dates in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne.

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We just found this online at regarding the SOULFEST flyer that was posted last night, still not sure if it is going ahead but we will keen an ear to the ground and keep everyone updated

SOULFEST: Neo-Soul, Jazz and Hip Hop Festival feat. Maxwell, D’angelo, Common, Aloe Blacc, Mos Def, Anthony Hamilton, Angie Stone, Musiq Soulchild, Leela James | Tour Next, Tickets, Info

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Australias first Neo-Soul, Jazz & Hip Hop Festival

Maxwell |  D’Angelo | Common | Aloe Blacc  

Mos Def  | Anthony Hamilton |  Angie Stone 

Musiq Soulchild | Leela James.

+ Local Support from

Soul Of Sydney DJ’s & Friends | Dj Trey | Ms Murphy | Thandiwe Phoenix | Gang of Brothers | Nathaniel | Miracle | Darryl Beaton & The Di Cartel | Milan

Over 20 live acts over 2 stages
Eat Street “Soul Food”, Bars, Cafes and more.

We are very excited to announce this amazing new festival concept happening in October and Soul of Sydney have been asked to DJ.  A couple of weeks ago a leaked flyer made its way on to our facebook feed featuring that same international line up & we honestly thought it was a hoax, as it turns out this dream line up was in fact real and Sydney was just about to get its dose of some of the finest soul musicians of our generation.

Happening Saturday October 18 at 12pm – 10:00pm

Victoria Park
(Corner of City road and Parramatta road, Broadway, NSW)

Tickets: (On Sale April 7)

– Pre-Registered Early bird – $119
– General admission – $139

INDUSTRY FESTIVAL TICKETS: To help spread the word, SOUL OF SYDNEY are also selling  very limited hardcopy industry tickets for our Soul-Family & Friends available directly from us, just message us at for your interest and info.

Stay Tunes we will be posting more info, mixtapes and festival info at Soul of Sydney.