Mempho Music Festival, brought to you by Big River Presents,
has announced the daily lineup for its second edition, which will return
to Memphis, Tennessee, on October 6th and 7th, 2018. Nestled in the
heart of Shelby Farms Park, Mempho Fest blends today’s top
performers with Memphis’ rich musical history, creating a festival
experience filled with music, food, and nature for people of all ages.
This year, for the first time ever at Shelby Farms Park, camping and
“glamping” options will be available on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of
the festival weekend. Tickets go on sale today, Friday, June 15, at
10 A.M. CT HERE!
This press release features multimedia. View the full release here:
Mempho Music Festival Daily Lineup
On Saturday, October 6th, Mempho Music Festival will see
headlining performances from Grammy Award winners Beck and Phoenix,
as well as Grammy-nominated funkstress and Prince protégé Janelle
Monáe, German folk rockers Milky Chance, and Three 6 Mafia
co-founder Juicy J with his fellow Memphis rapper and brother, Project
Pat. The Saturday lineup continues with Lucero, Eric
Gales, Big Ass Truck, Larkin Poe, Cory Branan, Talibah Safiya, Boo
Mitchell & The Kings featuring URiAH Mitchell, Lil Al & G
Reub, and The Product. Saturday will also see a tribute set
dedicated to Royal Studios–led by Grammy Award-winning producer Boo
Mitchell—featuring Grammy Award-winners William Bell and
Bobby Rush, Oscar Award-winner Frayser Boy, and Grammy
Award-nominated Hi Rhythm.
On Sunday, October 7th, Mempho Music Festival’s lineup is
topped by modern hip-hop supernova Post Malone and the legendary
MC, Nas, and will see performances from indie-rock prince Mac
DeMarco, Atlanta-based rapper Rich The Kid, and iconic
funk-music collective George Clinton & Parliament-Funkadelic. Also
joining the Sunday lineup are The Bar-Kays, Don Bryant & The Bo-Keys,
Sam Lewis, John Nemeth & The Lovelight Orchestra, and Danny
Barnes’ Space Program. “Stones Throw”, led by world-renowned
keyboardist and The Rolling Stones’ musical director Chuck Leavell
and featuring current and former backing band members Bernard Fowler
(vocals), Darryl Jones (bass), Tim Ries (sax), and Karl
Denson (sax), will explore the expansive catalog of The Rolling
Stones on Sunday as well.
15-year-old guitar phenom Brandon “Taz” Niederauer will serve as
the weekend’s artist-at-large on both days. More artists TBA.
Mempho Music Festival is the first major music festival held in the
natural splendor of Shelby Farms Park, which plays host to a diverse
range of outdoor activities including biking, canoeing, zip lining,
horseback riding, and more. Building off Mempho Fest’s inaugural year,
the 2018 festival will offer multiple live music stages, art
installations, and an interactive dome that melds together the worlds of
music, art, science, and design.
This year, Mempho Music Festival has partnered with CID Entertainment
to provide VIP and Super VIP experiences, including on-site camping and
glamping options on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday of the festival
weekend. For more information on packages, click HERE.
General on-sale begins on Friday, June 15th, at 10 A.M. CT, starting at
$89 for Single Day and $159 for 2-Day tickets. Prices will increase on
July 13th and September 28th, so reserve your tickets while supplies
For More Information, Tickets, and VIP Packages for Mempho Music
Festival 2018, visit: memphofest.com.
Ticketing Link: https://memphofest.eventbrite.com2017
High Res Photos: https://goo.gl/NqyaZU2018
Announcement Images: https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/10sv0Fvxa07CJmhxK_LP8RgKpVhsngsen?usp=sharing
Mempho Fest on the Web:Facebook:
Full Lineup: Beck, Post Malone, Phoenix, Janelle Monáe, Nas, Mac
DeMarco, Milky Chance, Rich The Kid, George Clinton & Parliament
Funkadelic, Juicy J, Project Pat, Stones Throw (feat. Chuck Leavell,
Bernard Fowler, Farryl Jones, Tim Ries, & Karl Denson), Lucero, The
Bar-Kays, Big Ass Truck, Larkin Poe, Eric Gales, Royal Studios Presents
William Bell, Bobby Rush, Frayser Boy, & Hi Rhythm Section, Don Bryant &
The Bo-Keys, Danny Barnes’ Space Program, John Nemeth & The Love Light
Orchestra, The Como Mamas, Sam Lewis, Boo Mitchell & The Kings, Talibah
Safiya, Cory Branan, and Brandon “Taz” Niederauer (Artist-At-Large)
For all press inquiries, please contact: Kendall Deflin (firstname.lastname@example.org)
and Kyle Heino (Kyle@ConcertMarketingSolutions.com).
The Media Application is now open here.
View source version on businesswire.com: https://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20180615005190/en/