In honor of the fifth annual Big Brain Awards, New Times is recognizing five Urban Legends, established creative pioneers who have made Phoenix a better, cooler place.
Heather Hoch Charlie Levy hits Urban Legend status after about two decades of booking concerts in Phoenix.
Odds are if you've seen a concert in Phoenix in the last decade, Charlie Levy had something to do with it.
While running his own venue, Crescent Ballroom, he also books concerts through his promotions company Stateside Presents at almost every Phoenix and Tucson area venue, not to mention other venues around the state. Coming off the huge success of the sold-out Viva PHX festival, Levy reflected on Phoenix's music scene and what he has in store for the future.More »