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Coordinates: 35°08′22″N 90°03′01″W / 35.13945°N 90.050163°W / 35.13945; -90.050163

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New Daisy Theatre
The New Daisy Theatre, Memphis TN.jpg
Exterior view of the venue (c.2017)
Address 330 Beale St
Memphis, TN 38103-3131
Location Downtown Memphis
Owner
  • Steve Adelman
  • J.W. Gibson II
Operator Live Nation
Capacity 1,083
Construction
Renovated 1982-83, 2015
Closed 1979-83
Reopened 1983
New Daisy Theatre
U.S. Historic district
Contributing property
Architectural style Streamline Moderne
Part of Beale Street Historic District (ID66000731)

The New Daisy Theatre is a music venue located on Beale Street in Memphis, Tennessee. It plays host to both local and national acts as well as being available for rental events.

The theater opened in 1936 and has featured artists such as John Lee Hooker, Gatemouth Brown, Jerry Lee Lewis, Al Green, Sam and Dave, Bob Dylan, Alex Chilton, the Cramps, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Kid Memphis, Son Lewis, Nirvana, Prince, Rufus Thomas, Justin Timberlake, Nelly, the Cult and Oasis, among others.

Bob Dylan used the venue to record a video of a song from his Grammy-winning CD Time Out of Mind.

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