Fri February 28, 2014

Kid Rock, Snoop Dogg Headline Memphis Music Fest



Credit memphisinmay.org

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Kid Rock, Snoop Dogg, Alabama Shakes and Jerry Lee Lewis are among the 60-plus acts scheduled to perform at the Beale Street Music Festival in May.

The lineup also includes Foster the People, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts, Motorhead, Patti LaBelle, Avenged Sevenfold and the North Mississippi All-Stars.

The three day festival begins May 2 at Tom Lee Park on the banks of the Mississippi.

The festival is part of the month long Memphis in May tourist event, which also features the World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest.

Other musical acts scheduled to perform are Chick Corea and the Vigil, Seether, 311, Juicy J, Pretty Lights, The String Cheese Incident, Buddy Guy and Sonny Burgess & the Legendary Pacers.

To learn more, visit the Memphis in May website.