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BMI Presents DJ Khaled & Rising Indies at Peachtree Music Festival

Posted in News on September 12, 2011

BMI will host a stage filled with rising indie talent along with hip-hop titan DJ Khaled at the inaugural Peachtree Music Festival in Midtown Atlanta on October 1, 2011, rain or shine.

The Peachtree Music & Arts Festival is a one day, two-stage music and arts festival, on eight acres in the Midtown Community of Atlanta, GA (Spring Street & 8th Street, 48 8th Street NW, Atlanta, GA 30305). Sponsored by BMI and W Atlanta Downtown, the festival will include fifteen musicians, artist vendors, fashion vendors, food trucks, a beer garden, sponsor tents, and much more.

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THE LINEUP

Main Stage BMI Stage
12:15 Under the Flood 12:45 Aunt Martha
1:15 Tesla Rossa 1:45 The Young Rapscallions
2:15 Ocean is Theory 2:45 Ben Deignan
3:15 Levi Lowrey 3:45 The Kingston Springs
4:15 Stokeswood 5:00 Modern Skirts
5:45 The Dirty Guv’nahs 6:30 Open Air Stereo
7:15 Civil Twilight
8:00 Freesol
8:45 Shiny Toy Guns 9:30 DJ Khaled
10:15 DGAF: Dallas Austin
& Corey Enemy site

(all times are PM)

BMI practices a layered approach to songwriter and composer development, comprising educational, creative and performance opportunities. BMI initiatives include the How I Wrote That Song panel series, BMI Lehman Engel Musical Theatre, Sundance Institute Composers, Jason Blume Songwriters and Jazz Composers workshops; monthly and quarterly local showcases highlighting promising new voices; and stages, panels and slots at premier national festivals including South By Southwest, Lollapalooza, Austin City Limits Music Fest, Sundance Film Festival, Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival, the Key West Songwriters Festival and more. BMI’s MusicWorld magazine profiles legends and format leaders alongside up-and-comers, while bmi.com offers a cutting-edge suite of online tools, as well as industry news, editorials and career advice. BMI’s seven, genre-specific awards ceremonies celebrate songwriters and composers each year, elevating the country’s finest behind-the-scenes creators.