Once again, Memphis in May will deliver an oustanding and diverse list of musical acts to entertain the expected 100,000 guests that will travel from across the country and all over the world to enjoy the 2015 Beale Street Music Festival.
The Beale Street Music Festival at Tom Lee Park, on 1st-3rd May 2015, launches the month-long Memphis in May celebrations that also includes the Internation Salute to Poland, the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest and the AutoZone Sunset Symphony.
Headline acts this year include pop and rock stars with international icon and four-time Grammy award winner, Lenny Kravitz; British pop sensation Ed Sheeran, who has had six top 40 hits since bursting on to the music scene in 2012; 2014 Grammy winner for Best Rock Song, Paramore; Americana roots rockers, The Avett Brothers; Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, John Fogerty, who hasn't played in Memphis for almost 30 years; today's top touring hard rock artist, Five Finger Death Punch; Bowling Green, Kentucky rockers, Cage the Elephant, alternative rock and Beale Street Music Festival audience favourites Wilco and The Flaming Lips. Two other significant artists making their Beale Street Music Festival debut are indie alternative rockers, Pixies and red-hot pop sensation, Hozier.
"We are bringing the best of the best of touring music talent this year," said Jim Holt, President and CEO of Memphis in May.
"We pride ourselves on presenting a diverse line-up designed to appeal to musical enthusiasts from all segments of the population across the country and around the world. The Beale Street Music Festival offers something for virtually every musical taste."
The Beale Street Music Festival has a reputation for catering to music enthusiasts of every genre and this holds true for this year's lineup. Check out their website! http://www.thebealestreetmusicfestival.com/