Viva PHX

A Guide to Catching Phoenix and Arizona Musicians at Viva PHX

2014's winner for Best Festival, Viva PHX is back for round two and this year it is even bigger. Bigger headliners, more touring acts, more local acts, more venues involved, more activated spaces, and lucha libre wrestling. The only thing that Stateside is leaving out is the kitchen sink ... though you could wash your dishes in a Smallpool ... I try.

But anyway, at a show like Viva it is just completely impossible to catch everything even with perfect prior planning. But with the right game plan going into the show you can optimize your festival time. For me that means packing my Viva schedule full of Phoenix locals and catching them playing at as many of the different venues and activated spaces as possible.

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Jeff Moses
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