Australia tunes up for country music festival

Rural Tamworth offers country musicians the chance to be discovered in southern hemisphere's biggest musical event.

    This weekend Australia celebrates the biggest country music festival in the southern hemisphere. It is also Australia Day, and the time when an otherwise quiet country town doubles in size. Al Jazeera's Andrew Thomas reports from Tamworth, where country musicians come to be discovered.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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