Local talent announced for 2015 Atlanta Pride music lineup

The Atlanta Pride Committee announced the roster of musical talent that will grace the Bud Light Stage at this year's Atlanta Pride Festival and it's a mix of Pride veterans and newbies, R&B and rap, country and J-setters, DJs and more.

Saturday, October 10                                                             
12:45 p.m. -1:15 p.m. – Ricky Simone                                       
  1:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m. – Shantavia Stewart
  2:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. – Pale Clear
  3:15 p.m. – 3:40 p.m. – French Chevelle
  4:00 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. – Steff Mahan
  5:00 p.m. – 5:45 p.m. – JLine
  6:45 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. – DJ Canvas

Sunday, Oct. 11

4:00 p.m. – 6 p.m.     DJ Robert Ansley

“We open the Bud Light stage on Saturday, with The Hip Hop Activist, Ricky Simone, and close it on Sunday with DJ Robert Ansley,” said Atlanta Pride Committee Executive Director Jamie Fergerson in a statement. “From start to finish, we are offering an entertaining line up that features high quality performances throughout the entire weekend.”

This is Fergerson's first year at the helm of Atlanta Pride after taking over for Buck Cooke earlier this year. The lineup for the Coca-Cola main stage will be announced soon.