M3F, North America’s most famous non-profit music festival, has announced the 2022 lineup and released tickets for its highly anticipated return to Margaret T. Hance Park in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. Running from March 4 to 5, 2022, the festival has donated $ 3.2 million to charity since its launch in 2004, including $ 1.1 million in the past two years alone. 100% of M3F profits are donated to charity, which is the main objective of the festival.
M3F presents itself as a unique and independent outlier in the national event landscape. Originally created as a team-building exercise for its producers, WESPAC Construction, the festival acts as a philanthropic flagship for the City of Phoenix and a national invitation for fans looking for a feel-good edition. to their annual musical calendar. Since the event’s inception, the nonprofit has donated over $ 3.2 million to various causes, including over $ 1.1 million in donations from the previous two years alone.
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For their 2022 lineup, M3F will bring together artists from a wide range of genres, including Grammy-nominated electronic producer and singer ZHU, American soul singer Leon Bridges, Haitian-Canadian record producer Kaytranada, The Music Project British electronics Jungle, Australia’s electronic five-piece. Parcels, rock and electro-pop group ARIZONA, and rapper-singer Bryce Vine.
Other 2022 lineup highlights include DJ / producer and internet sensation Whethan, English songwriter and lyricist Elderbrook, live electronic actor Two Feet, Brooklyn frontman Cautious Clay, American jam band. multi-genre Spafford, Seattle hitmaker Surf Mesa, alternative musician and environmentalist Goth Babe, rising star Bea Miller, London duo Frank Moody and other incredible artists.
The festival goes beyond music to focus on sustainability with over 80% of its waste recycled, to its incredible food and drink preservation, art installations and more. Additional details on the immersive programming will be announced soon.
Just before the shutdown of the world in March 2020, M3F raised $ 600,000 for beneficiaries, including the music therapy program at Phoenix Children’s Hospital, the northern Arizona chapter of Habitat for Humanity, Leukemia & Lymphoma. Society and Teach for America. Forced to take a sabbatical year in 2021, M3F offered to return the funds raised to its donors, but was honored to learn that these benefactors trusted the charitable vision of the organization in the face of national shutdowns. It was in the absence of the event, 18 years after the organization was founded, that M3F has grown into a high-impact non-profit group that just happens to produce a thriving festival in its own backyard. -court.
With the help of its dedicated partners, sponsors and charities, the event has quietly and authentically posed as a beacon of what can happen when the cultural influence of music, art, food and immersive experiences is used for the betterment of society at large.
Community. Culture. Charity. It is M3F.
Tickets for M3F are on sale now and can be purchased on their official website.
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