#BSMF16 announces 2016 concert lineup

#BSMF16 announces 2016 concert lineup
Beale Street Music Festival 2015 (Source: WMC Action News 5)
Beale Street Music Festival 2015 (Source: WMC Action News 5)

MEMPHIS, TN (WMC) - Beale Street Music Festival officially announced the musicians and bands that will take the stage at the 2016 festival.

A few headliners include Paul Simon, Neil Young, Weezer, Modest Mouse, Beck, and Young the Giant, to name a few.

This year's festival will feature 60 different acts performing over a three-day span. Thirty of those acts have never before performed at BSMF.

"We always strive to provide music fans with a diverse and star-studded lineup. Festival attendees can look forward to enjoying legends such as Neil Young and Paul Simon, as well as top artists across a wide spectrum of today's popular musical genres," Memphis In May President and CEO Jim Holt said.

Click here to learn about the artists performing this year.

Here is the 3-day lineup for #BSMF16:

Friday, April 29 Saturday, April 30 Sunday, May 1
Neil Young + Promise of the Real Meghan Trainor Beck
Weezer Modest Mouse Paul Simon
Train Jason Derulo Nathaniel Rateliff & the Night Sweats
Panic! at the Disco Barenaked Ladies Cold War Kids
Grace Potter Yo Gotti The Arcs
Gin Blossoms Violent Femmes Bastille
Young the Giant Cypress Hill Courtney Barnett
Trampled By Turtles Jonny Lang Indigo Girls
The Struts Moon Taxi Blackberry Smoke
Coleman Hell Lucinda Williams The Joy Formidable
Walter Trout Houndmouth The Lone Bellow
Julien Baker Los Lobos Bernard Allison
Doyle Bramhall II The Front Bottoms Those Pretty Wrongs
Larry McCray Better Than Ezra John Primer
Ghost Town Blues Band LunchMoney Lewis Alex da Ponte
Jimmy “Duck” Holmes Ana Popovic John Nemeth
Terry “Harmonica” Bean Luther Dickinson Brandon Santini
Will Tucker Barbara Blue
Amasa Hines Leo Bud Welch
Magic Dick and Shun Ng Bill Abel
Jack Semple Zedd
Charles Wilson
Duwayne Burnside
Blind Mississippi Morris,
Larry Long & Reverend Robert Rev  

Beale Street Music Festival was recently named to Travel + Leisure's list of "2016 Music Festivals Worth Traveling For."

Don't forget to buy your passes to #BSMF16! They are on sale now and can be purchased by clicking here.

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