Culture Desk: How Beale Street Music Fest Gets Its Lineup

Feb 26, 2015

George Clinton and the Parliament Funkadelic returns this year to the Memphis in May Beale Street Music Festival
Credit Christopher Blank

The Beale Street Music Festival's 2015 line up is top-heavy with younger, hotter acts, says music writer Bob Mehr.

Commercial Appeal music writer Bob Mehr says the way festivals book their bands is changing, leading to stronger lineups on the circuit. 

Click here for a full roster of this year's Memphis in May Beale Street Music Fest.