Grizzlies fans are in for an exciting evening of music during the team’s home opener on Oct. 27.
The Memphis Symphony Orchestra is teaming up with rapper Al Kapone to kick off the Grizzlies’ 10th anniversary season.
"Our entertainment lineup on opening night will speak to the city's deep musical roots and acknowledge our own place in the past and future of the fabric of Memphis," said Greg Campbell, the Grizzlies' president of business operations.
Kapone and the orchestra will play together before the game starts and more musicians will hit the stage during halftime.
“A Memphis Music Showcase will present Booker T. Jones of Booker T. and the MGs, Stax music legends The Barkays, soul-music star Vaneese Thomas (daughter of the legendary Rufus Thomas) and Garry Goin and the Memphis Grizzlies House Band,” according to a press release.