Beale Street Music Festival Announces 2014 Lineup

March 13th, 2014

The Beale Street Music Festival (BSMF) is kicking off Memphis in May for the 38th time this year. The festival is predicted to be one of the top 20 best music festivals of 2014 according to Fuse Magazine and the lineup will make anyone salivate. Motorhead, The Dandy Warhols, Third Eye Blind, Check out the lineup and details below.


Memphis, Tennessee has hosted Memphis in May since 1977, but Beale street was a land mark long before that. In the 1800’s, African-American musicians would congregate to perform music on the street, and the movement made a lasting impact on the music culture in Memphis. It is now a haven for local and national musicians and artists and attracts visitors even when festivals aren’t being held.

The Memphis is May Festival lasts for a month and is divided into 4 events. The kickoff event is BSMF, a three day event from May 2nd – May 4th. BSMF hosts artists from all over the world, bringing all kinds of music, artwork, and cooking cooking to one place.

The festival will be held by the Mississippi River in downtown Memphis, Tennessee in Tom Lee Park. The park boasts 33-acres and will feature amazing stages, vendors and plenty of space to walk around. Tickets will be sold as single day passes with availability for 3-day VIP passes including a pass for the one of the biggest barbecue contests in the world. Check out the lineup below and get excited for some music, barbecue and beautiful weather.

2014 Beale Street Music Festival Lineup
Juicy J
Alabama Shakes
Ana Popovic
Avenged Sevenfold
Beats Antique
Big Gigantic
Black Stone Cherry
Black Joe Lewis
Blind Mississippi Morris
Blues Traveler
Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
Brandon Bailey
Buddy Guy
Canned Heat
Chick Corea & the Vigil
Daddy Mack Blues Band
David Evans
Dickey Betts & The Great Southern Bootsy Collins
Dropkick Murphys
Eric Gales
Fitz & the Tantrums
Foster the People
Fuzzy Jeffries
Ghost Town Blues Band
Herman Green
Jason Isbell
Jerry Lee Lewis
Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
Kenny Brown
Kenny Neal
Kid Rock
Leftover Salmon
Leo Bud Welch
Lord T & Eloise
Los Rabanes
Lucky Peterson
Memphis Dawls
North Mississippi Allstars
Patti LaBelle
Pretty Lights
Project Pat
Quinn Sullivan
Reba Russell
Robert “Wolfman” Belfour
Roy Rogers & the Delta Rhythm Kings
Snoop Dogg aka Snoop Lion
Sonny Burgess & the Legendary Pacers
St. Paul and the Broken Bones
Surrender the Fall
The Carolina Chocolate Drops
The Dandy Warhols
The String Cheese Incident
Third Eye Blind
Tommy Castro
Tony Joe White
Twenty One Pilots
Will Tucker

By Julia Tetrud Posted in News