Jay Hoad in Port Fairy

Jay Hoad.

Jay Hoad.

ROOTS musician and multi-instrumentalist Jay Hoad has included Port Fairy on his national tour.

Hoad, who is Fijian-born, will play at The Stump on Friday. The Port Fairy show comes after six weeks on tour in India and Nepal.

After his Australian tour, Hoad will be heading back overseas, playing gigs in ​Bali,​ ​Fiji​ ​and​ ​Thailand​. In 2016, Hoad was awarded the ARBA Blues and Roots Album of the Year.