Beale Street Music Festival

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Country and Region United StatesTennessee
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Memphis, Tennessee USA
Festival Contact Information

Beale Street Music Festival
Memphis in May International Festival, Inc.
88 Union Ave., Suite 301
Memphis, TN 38103 USA
Phone: (01) 901-525-4611
Fax: (01) 901-525-4686
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Festival Description

To the world, Memphis means great music—music lovers from around the globe gather at the Beale Street Music Festival to celebrate this vital heritage, this deep river of sound. Three magical days on four big stages. Overlooking the Mighty Mississippi more than sixty top artists form one outrageous party. Blues, rock, gospel, R & B, alternative, and soul a spine-tingling musical variety guaranteed to shake your soul. This, in addition to the artists who performed in the clubs along Beale Street, offered music lovers an opportunity to immerse themselves in the art form they love best.

Festival Dates May 3 - 5, 2013
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Lineup 2013:
  • The Black Keys
  • Alice in Chains
  • Bassnectar
  • Daryl Hall & John Oates
  • Flaming Lips
  • Phoenix
  • The Smashing Pumpkins
  • ZZ Top
  • The Black Crowes
  • The Roots
  • Sheryl Crow
  • Gary Clark Jr.
  • Dwight Yoakam
  • Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeros
  • Public Enemy
  • Three Days Grace
  • Gavin Degraw
  • The Wallflowers
  • Big Boi
  • Deftones
  • Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Patti Smith
  • Porter Robinson
  • Mavis Staples
  • Papa Roach
  • MiM0SA
  • Gov’t Mule
  • The Joy Formidable
  • Lucero Cracker
  • Yngwie Malmsteen
  • Charles Bradley
  • Al Kapone
  • Deer Tick
  • Vintage Trouble
  • Jake Bugg
  • Coco Montoya
  • Louise Hoffsten
  • Davy Knowles
  • Sonny Burgess and the Legendary Pacers
  • Shannon McNally
  • Pickwick
  • Zac Harmon
  • The Slide Brothers
  • Star and Micey
  • Ronnie Baker Brooks
  • River City Tanlines
  • Heritage Blues Orchestra
  • James SuperChikan Johnson
  • Jimbo Mathus & The Tri-State Coalition
  • Royal Southern Brotherhood
  • Will Tucker
  • Don Trip
  • Heartless Bastards
  • Kenny Brown
  • Brandon Bailey
  • Marcus James & Kinney Kimbrough
  • Matt Isbell
  • Barbara Blue
  • Kingston Springs
  • Brad Webb
  • Blind Mississippi Morris
  • Fuzzy Jeffries & the Kings of Memphis


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