After so much anticipation finally, Beale Street Music Festival returns for the 42nd time from 4th of May to 6th this year. There’ll be more than 60 artists performing a series from rock, alternative, and indie to neo-soul, and hip hop, to EDM, country, and the blues on four different stages in downtown Memphis. Beale Street Music Festival have been providing us with great performances through out years and from the looks of its announced 2018 lineup we can say this year’s going to be entertaining as well.
The Basic performers for the 2018 Beale Street Music Festival include Jack White, Queens of the Stone Age, Odesza, Erykah Badu, Logic, Post Malone, Incubus, Alanis Morissette, and Tyler, the Creator.
Over two dozen artists will be performing for the first time at the 2018 Beale Street Music Festival including Jack White, Queens of the Stone Age, Odesza, Erykah Badu, Post Malone, Logic, Tyler the Creator, David Byrne, Kaleo, Vance Joy, Luke Combs, Action Bronson, D.R.A.M., Dashboard Confessional, All Time Low, Margo Price, Young Dolph, Oh Wonder, MisterWives, Andrew W.K., Tank and the Bangas, Calexico, Wilderado and flor. Festival favorites making a return to the Beale Street Music Festival line-up in 2018 include Incubus, The Flaming Lips, Ludacris, Cake, Third Eye Blind, Gov’t. Mule, Juicy J and Chevelle.
The Beale Street Music Festival will be featuring Delbert McClinton, Robert Randolph and the Family Band, Marcia Ball, Tommy Castro and the Painkillers, Love Light Orchestra, Eddy “the Chief” Clearwater, and R.L. Boyce among the all-star Blues line-up.
Memphis talent is going to rich in this 2018 Beale Street Music Festival with Juicy J making a return to the festival, along with Young Dolph, Al Kapone, Valerie June, North Mississippi Allstars, Tav Falco and the Panther Burns, Tora Tora, Star & Micey, Chinese Connection Dub Embassy, Ghost Town Blues Band, Reba Russell, Blind Mississippi Morris, and Earl “the Pearl” Banks among the 60+ artists featured and according to a recent announcement R&B Singer Porcelan is also been added to the lineup. Now we have Memphis performers to almost quarter of the total performers.
Beale Street Music festival has been recognized as one of The Festival Worth Travelling for by Travel+ Leisure magazine and also been named as one of the nation’s top music festival for the fifth time.
The festival starts at 5:00 pm Friday on 4th May and lasts up till Sunday on 6th May. Following is detailed dates and timings and a full schedule for the festival:
2018 Memphis in May International Festival Dates:
Beale Street Music Festival: May 4-6, 2018
International Week: May 7-13, 2018
World Championship Barbecue Cooking Contest: May 16-19, 2018
Great American River Run: May 26, 2018
901Fest: May 26, 2018
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Full Schedule of the Beale Street Music Festival:
Friday, May 4th: Queens Of The Stone Age, Alanis Morissette, Tyler, The Creator, Kaleo, Cake, Third Eye Blind, Dashboard Confessional, Clutch, Margo Price, Robert Randolph & The Family Band, Wilderado, Star & Micey, Ghost Town Blues Band, Zac Harmon, Christone “Kingfish” Ingram, Terry “Big T” Williams, Zeke Johnson.
Saturday, May 5th: Jack White, Logic, Incubus, David Byrne, Ludacris, Vance Joy, Gov’t Mule, Chevelle, Action Bronson, Franz Ferdinand, All Time Low, Calexico, Al Kapone, Dan Barta & Illustratosphere, Marcia Ball, Tav Falco And The Panther Burns, Amasa Hines, Chinese Connection Dub Embassy, Tommy Castro And The Painkillers, Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater, Blind Mississippi Morris, Joanna Connor,
Earl “The Pearl” Banks, Sam Joyner ,Washboard Shorty & Reverend Robert Rev.
Sunday, May 6th: Post Malone, Odesza, Erykah Badu, The Flaming Lips, Juicy J
Luke Combs, D.R.A.M., Oh Wonder, Young Dolph, Delbert McClinton, Andrew W.K., Misterwives, Tank And The Bangas, Love Light Orchestra, R.L. Boyce, Flor, Reba Russell, Biscuit Miller And The Mix, Butch Mudbone, Jimmy “Duck” Holmes.