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McDowell Mountain Music Festival boosts lineup

Top 5 Arizona Music Festivals (Spring-Summer 2012)
by in Experience AZ Magazine | Play

McDowell Mountain Music Festival announces additions to the festival’s lineup including the indie-pop duo MS MR, and folk group The Oh Hellos among others. Local band additions include, Luna Aura, Taylor Upsahl, and Mr. Mudd & Mr. Gold. Beck, Kid Cudi, The Avett Brothers and Animal Collective are already playing at this year’s festival. The… Read More →

Beck will headline McDowell Mountain Music Festival

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Featured | Play

Calling all music fans: McDowell Mountain Music Festival (M3F) has announced the lineup for the 13th annual Festival on March 11-13, 2016. The lineup is as follows by day in alphabetical order (no set order): Friday: Animal Collective, Beck, Big Wild. Saturday: Goldfish, GRiZ, The Main Squeeze, M!nt, Porter Robinson Live, St. Lucia. Sunday: The Avett Brothers, Bird… Read More →

The Yard hosts McDowell Mountain Music Festival event

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by in Eat | Experience AZ Magazine | Play

Culinary Dropout at The Yard on 7th Street is gearing up for a rocking good time. On Saturday, November 14 from 3:30 p.m. to 11 p.m., the neighborhood hot-spot will host the 3rd Annual Yardstock, the official kick-off event for the 2016 McDowell Mountain Music Festival (MMMF). Organizers of Arizona’s 100 percent non-profit music festival… Read More →

McDowell Mountain Music Festival returns to Phoenix

Crowd party

Listen up music fans, the 13th annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival (MMMF) will take the stage on March 11-13, 2016 for three full days of music, food, art, culture and more in the Arizona sun. Presale ticket packages for MMMF 2016 will be available for purchase at a discounted rate starting on August 1, 2015.… Read More →

McDowell Mountain Music Festival 2015 in review

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Photo: Kaci Demarest

McDowell Mountain Music Festival took over Margaret T. Hance Park in downtown Phoenix over the weekend. The three-day festival featured more than 30 bands from a wide range of genres between the local and main stages. For the 12th year, Wespac Construction hosted the event as a fundraiser for charity. McDowell Mountain Music Festival benefits… Read More →

The Hourglass Cats shake up genres at MMMF

Hourglass Cats

The Hourglass Cats might sound familiar to those who attended McDowell Mountain Music Festival last year. The band played on the local stage last year, though it has members that come from Arizona, California, New York and Germany. Band members are comprised of Cori Rios (guitar/vocals), Jason Sessler (bass/vocals), Chaz Fertal (tenor sax/ percussion/vocals), Lisa… Read More →

The Revivalists take MMMF by storm

Adam Kowalski (Hardhead Evil Teen)

The Revivalists are a rock band that started in 2007 in New Orleans out of the wake of Hurricane Katrina. The Revivalists garnered their name in reference to the rebuilding efforts occurring in their state. The band was coming up on their first show and still didn’t have name. Guitarist Zack Feinberg offered a suggestion.… Read More →

Concerts and festivals you need to catch this weekend

Portugal. The Man

McDowell Mountain Music Festival Arizona’s only nonprofit music festival returns this weekend. Performers for this year’s show include Passion Pit, Portugal. The Man, Thievery Corporation, Widespread Panic and more. The profits from the show go on to benefit Phoenix Children’s Hospital and UMOM New Day Centers. In addition to diverse music on the main and… Read More →

McDowell Mountain Music Festival returns March 27-29

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The three-day McDowell Mountain Music Festival, which takes place March 27-29, features a lineup that includes Widespread Panic, Passion Pit, Thievery Corporation, Phantogram, Portugal. The Man, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe, Beats Antique, Trampled by Turtles, StrFkr, Robert Delong and Break Science. “This festival is a party for the people,” said… Read More →

NATIONAL ACTS SCHEDULED FOR THE 10TH ANNUAL MCDOWELL MOUNTAIN MUSIC FESTIVAL BENEFITING LOCAL CHARITIES

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by in Events | Lifestyle

The 10th Annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival (MMMF) is scheduled to take place at the Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix, March 22 – March 24. The 14-band, main stage lineup includes The Roots, The Shins, Umphrey’s McGee and Duo de Twang, among others. MMMF is Arizona’s only non-profit music festival, donating 100 percent of… Read More →

National Acts Scheduled for the 10th Annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival Benefiting Local Charities

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by in Events

The 10th Annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival (MMMF) is scheduled to take place at the Margaret T. Hance Park in Phoenix, March 22 – March 24. The 14-band, main stage lineup includes The Roots, The Shins, Umphrey’s McGee and Duo de Twang, among others. MMMF is Arizona’s only non-profit music festival, donating 100 percent of… Read More →

Top 5: Arizona Music Festivals (Spring-Summer 2012)

Top 5 Arizona Music Festivals (Spring-Summer 2012)

The Top 5 Arizona Music Festivals — as voted on by Experience AZ readers: Country Thunder 20585 E. Price Station Rd., Florence, AZ 85132 866-802-6418 countrythunder.com Dierks Bentley, Big & Rich, Blake Shelton and Alan Jackson headline the 2012 Country Thunder, which runs April 12-15. McDowell Mountain Music Festival N. 68th St. and E. Mayo… Read More →

Rain Or Shine, McDowell Mountain Music Festival 2012 Hosted A Great Time [PHOTOS]

McDowell Mountain Musical Festival
by in Events

Donning last season’s coats they thought they stored away for the year, hauling their lounge chairs and blankets to the corner of 68th and Mayo, festival-goers wouldn’t let anything stop them from guzzling their brew of choice and enjoying the three days of live music at the McDowell Mountain Music Festival. Held from Friday, April… Read More →

McDowell Mountain Music Festival Hosts Charity Event

McDowell Mountain Music Festival Concert
by in Around Arizona | Blogs | Events

From April 29 to May 1, music lovers are gathering together in the Phoenix area to “party with a purpose” at the 8th annual McDowell Mountain Music Festival (MMMF). “We started it as a charity element to our construction company Wespac,” says John Largay, founder of MMMF. “We quickly realized it was a three-legged stool:… Read More →