Viva PHX Adds 40 Bands to Lineup

Viva PHX announced the addition of 40 bands to the festival, which will take place at 15 venues in downtown Phoenix on Saturday, March 12. 

The festival, which turns downtown into a South by Southwest-type festival for a night, is in its third year.

Electronic music band Neon Indian will join the party, as will Chuck Ragan, Biz "Just a Friend" Markie, Gilbert-based Lydia, El Ten Eleven, Punk Rock Karaoke, and many more. 

Check out the (almost) full lineup and poster below. Tickets are $19 for now and can be purchased at The announcement of roughly 20 more bands to the lineup will come soon.

National acts:
Crystal Castles
The Growlers
Neon Indian
Rocket From The Crypt
Chuck Ragan
Biz Markie (live +DJ set)
El Ten Eleven
This Will Destroy You
Punk Rock Karaoke
Sam Outlaw
Mystic Braves
From Indian Lakes
Eleanor Friedberger
Astronauts, Etc
DZ Deathrays
Harriet Brown
Possessed by Paul James
La Misa Negra
Thee Commons

Phoenix Afrobeat Orchestra
Playboy Manbaby
The Technicolors
Dry River Yacht Club
Slow Moses
Harrison Fjord
Tobie Milford
Salvador Duran
Celebration Guns 
DJs Nico and M. Rocka
Flamenco Por La Vida
Blunt Club Pop Up
Lucha Libre Wrestling

Crescent Ballroom
2nd Ave.
Valley Bar
Punk Rock Alley
Last Exit Live
Monarch Theatre
Masonic Temple 
Monroe St. Stage
Monroe Street Mercado (food trucks, vendors, lucha libre wrestling)
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David Accomazzo is a music wrangler, award-winning reporter, critic, and editor with more than a decade in the business.
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