The annual Beale Street is back with its 2010 Lineup. Beale Street takes place at Memphis, TN’s Tom Lee Park between April 30th and May 2nd and, like Milwaukee’s Summerfest, the lineup includes a little something for everyone across the musical spectrum. Here’s a quick sampling: , Allison Krauss, , Brett Michaels, . and the MGs, Coco Montoya, the , Goo Goo Dolls, Hall & Oates, Jeff , Limp Bizkit, , etc…

Beale Street 2010 :

Friday, April 30th

(Gates open @ 5pm)
* WIDESPREAD PANIC
* LIMP BIZKIT
* GOO GOO DOLLS
* BLUES TRAVELER
* JEFF BECK
* AL KAPONE
* THE B-52s
* 30 SECONDS TO MARS
* NEON TREES
* MUTEMATH
* JOANNE SHAW TAYLOR
* JIMMY THACKERY & THE DRIVERS
* KENNY NEAL & BAND
* COCO MONTOYA

Saturday, May 1st

(Gates open @ 1pm)
* ALICE IN CHAINS
* FLAMING LIPS
* YO GOTTI
* PUDDLE OF MUDD
* SEETHER
* COLBIE CAILLAT
* JERRY LEE LEWIS
* HALL & OATES
* MICHAEL McDONALD
* BOBBY BLUE BLAND
* ELMWOOD
* NORTH MISSISSIPPI ALLSTARS
* DRIVE BY TRUCKERS
* GOV’T MULE
* JOAN RED
* CONSTELLATIONS
* ALVIN YOUNGBLOOD HART
* BLIND MISSISSIPPI MORRIS
* RUTHIE FOSTER
* SAVOY BROWN
* WALTER TROUT & BAND
* DRAGON BALTI

Sunday, May 2nd

(Gates open @ 1pm)
* EARTH, WIND & FIRE
* 3 DOORS DOWN
* ALISON KRAUSS & UNION STATION featuring
* BOYS LIKE GIRLS
* FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH
* JOHN HIATT
* CHEVELLE
* ROCK SUGAR
* BRET MICHAELS
* BOOKER T & THE MG’S
* SORE EYES
* TRUTH & SALVAGE
* BAND OF HORSES
* ROBERT WOLFMAN BELFOUR
* HUBERT SUMLIN
* SONNY LANDRETH & BAND
* JANIVA MAGNESS
* LEON RUSSELL & BAND

More info at Memphisinmay.org.


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