The Big Apple Barbecue's Pitmaster Line-Up Is Out
Anticipation for the eighth-annual Big Apple Barbecue Block Party began growing back in February when this year's dates were announced. Now, with less than a month remaining until the blow-out, which takes place June 12-13, the pitmaster line-up is out, and guaranteed to further stoke the flames of obsession.
The line-up follows below, along with the schedule of musical acts who will provide a sonorous back-drop to the displays of unchecked gluttony.
• Ken Bosley Moonlite Bar-B-Q Inn, Owensboro, KY • Ken Callaghan Blue Smoke, New York, NY • Pete Daversa Hill Country, New York, NY • Joe Duncan Baker's Ribs, Dallas, TX • Big Lou Elrose Wildwood Barbeque, New York, NY • Jimmy Hagood BlackJack BBQ, Charleston, SC • Tommy Houston Checkered Pig, Martinsville, VA • Chris Lilly Big Bob Gibson Bar-B-Q, Decatur, AL • Patrick Martin Martin's Bar-B-Que Joint, Nashville, TN • Mike Mills 17th Street Bar & Grill / Memphis Championship Barbecue / Murphysboro, Illinois / Las Vegas, NV • Ed Mitchell The Pit, Raleigh, NC • Myron Mixon Jack's Old South, Unadilla, GA • Garry Roark Ubon's Barbecue of Yazoo, Yazoo City, MS • Drew Robinson Jim 'N Nick's Bar-B-Q • Michael Rodriguez The Salt Lick BBQ, Driftwood, TX • Skip Steele Pappy's Smokehouse, St. Louis, MO • John Stage Dinosaur Bar-B-Que, New York, NY • John Wheeler Rack & Soul, New York, NY
2010 MUSIC LINEUP
Saturday, June 12th
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM - SECRET COUNTRY
4:00 PM - CAROLYN WONDERLAND
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM - BOB SCHNEIDER
Sunday, June 13th
1:00 PM - 2:15 PM - THE DERAILERS
2:45 - 4:00 PM - CHARLES BRADLEY & THE MENAHAN STREET BAND
4:30 - 5:45 PM - NICK CURRAN & THE LOWLIFES
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