Mesa Music Festival returns to downtown Mesa the weekend of April 13-15 with more than 200 performances by artists from around the world, including Everclear playing a headlining set on the Mesa Sessions Stage at Main Street and MacDonald.
Powered by Amazon and Visit Mesa, Mesa Music Festival is the largest free emerging-artist festival of its kind in the country.
Festivalgoers can experience hundreds of artists while exploring downtown Mesa’s sidewalk cafes, coffeehouses and breweries.
Participating venues include the Nile Theater; Oro Brewing; Chupacabra Taproom; Jarrod’s Coffee, Tea & Gallery; Smith-o-later and more.
Mesa Music Festival will have food trucks, vendors and a beer garden, and it gives artists the opportunity to learn about the industry through mentoring sessions and one-on-one time with industry professionals.
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Who’s on the Mesa Music Festival 2023 lineup?
Mesa Music Festival will kick off on Thursday, April 13, with keynote speaker Martin Atkins, a former member of Public Image Ltd., Killing Joke and Pigface. Atkins also worked with Nine Inch Nails and Ministry during their most celebrated periods.
In addition to Everclear’s headlining set, performers of note include L.A. Guns and Dreamers as well as some of Arizona’s finest bands, including Anarbor, Emby Alexander, Snailmate, Christopher Shayne, the Joeys, Fat Gray Cat and Bogan Via.
For more information, visit mesamusicfest.com.
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