If you happen to dig chillwave singer Twin Shadow or indie pop band Smallpools, you're going to be buying some tickets to this year's Viva PHX music festival sometime today. Guaranteed.
|Alex John Beck|
|Twin Shadow is scheduled to perform at VIVA PHX on Saturday, March 14.|
Same goes for those who are down with party-hearty freak Andrew W.K., indie rock/dream pop act Geographer, psych-heavy art punkers Thee Oh Sees, ska-funk legends Fishbone, chamber pop group Hey Marseilles, or the indescribable PPL MVR. Or anyone who'd simply like to see all of these artists over the course of a single evening, for that matter.
Local concert promoter Stateside Presents, which organizes Viva PHX along with New Times, revealed the first wave of bands and musicians that will perform at the second edition of the one-night concert festival in downtown Phoenix on Saturday, March 14, and it includes all the aforementioned acts, as well as more than two dozen others.More »