Beale Street Music Festival announces lineup

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) —¬†Soundgarden, Kings of Leon, Snoop Dogg and Sturgill Simpson are among the musical acts scheduled to perform at the Beale Street Music Festival at Memphis in May.

Festival officials announced Wednesday that Widespread Panic, Death Cab for Cutie, Wiz Khalifa, Booker T. Jones, Bush, Ludacris and Jill Scott also are in the lineup for the 41st installment of the annual three-day festival.

Several performers will be making their first appearance, including Tori Kelly, Jimmy Eat World, Silversun Pickups, The Revivalists and Midnight Oil.

The festival takes place at Tom Lee Park along the Mississippi River and runs from May 5 through May 7.

You can find more information at the Memphis in May website.