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Navigating the technosphere with Ø [Phase]: a pre-Movement discussion

An enigmatic persona exists deep within the techno rabbit hole. Using the moniker Ø [Phase] (né Ashley Burchett), the stalwart DJ and producer has made his mark on things dark, atmospheric, and downright technical. His productions are as hypnotic and diverse as his sets, covering a mélange of stylings that range from subdued and almost tribal, […]

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Movement Afters? Dancing Astronaut is here with a comprehensive, yet well-curated guide

Memorial Day Weekend is fast approaching for the city of Detroit. Soon, thousands of house and techno fans will embark on their annual pilgrimage to Movement Festival in order to celebrate their music of choice in its very birthplace. The festival itself is going to be quite the thrill; talent from all over the house […]

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Red Bull Radio to bring back Live From Detroit for Movement

Red Bull has announced it will reinstate Red Bull Radio’s Live From Detroit, from May 21–28, to coincide with Detroit’s fiercely celebrated 12th edition of Movement Festival — an also celebrates an 11-year partnership between the institutions. The show will be packed with a week of Detroit-centric coverage, including guest DJs, artist interviews, and historical segments […]

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Movement Music Festival announces stages and set times ahead of 2018 edition

Movement Music Festival shared details of its 2018 programming, ahead of its return to Detroit’s Hart Plaza May 26–28, Memorial Day Weekend. As in previous years of Movement, the  occasion will feature its original five stages, while presenting new designs via its Red Bull Music, Stargate, and Pyramid Stages. Red Bull Radio will live stream performances […]

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Dancesafe to host #WeLoveConsent Showcase, ft Ana Sia, Digital Ethos, Huxley Anne, Space Jesus, Yheti, & Zen Selekta

In light of the recent allegations of sexual harassment against Datsik, and the ensuing discussion about sexual assault within the electronic music community, Dancesafe is partnering with React Presents to host a #WeLoveConsent event. Their goal is to host several artists who want to garner support for a new movement rooted in awareness, education, and gender equality. The most prominent name on […]

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The Fatal Uber Crash Was The Autonomous Driving Industry’s Worst Fears Come True

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Movement Festival releases unparalleled 2018 lineup

Though the start of festival season is still some months away, lineups announcements have begun in earnest.. From the recent additions of Alesso and Alison Wonderland to this year’s Tomorrowland lineup, to the announcement of REZZ’s headliner status at Shambhala Festival, 2018 is easily rounding out to showcase the brightest acts within the music industry.Adding onto the anticipated list […]

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This Horrifying Accident On A Detroit Freeway Hits Too Close To Home

I got my 2015 Volkswagen TDI Sportwagen in June and promptly named it Jolene because, well, I knew it was a cheater, but she was still so damn good-looking I couldn’t help myself. Jolene is still pretty, but she had her first run-in with America’s crumbling infrastructure this past weekend. Hours after warning…Read more… Continue […]

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Detroit Auto Show Begins Shifting Focus Toward Tech

While the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has been gradually integrating automobiles to their show for a few years, the North American International Auto Show has been looking to make the opposite swap to integrate more technology companies to the show. For the 2018 edition in Detroit, you will see displays…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Four Retired Detroit Cops Plead Guilty In Wildly Elaborate Stolen Car Scheme

An explosive investigation into corruption at the Detroit Police Department blew open on Wednesday, when authorities announced that four officers pleaded guilty to extortion charges related to the scheme, while two more were indicted on separate charges. The officers accepted bribes from auto collision shops in town,…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Heathered Pearls unveils an exuberant apex of ambient techno on ‘Detroit, MI 1997-2001’

The Ghostly International artist Heathered Pearls has released an exuberant techno EP — Detroit, MI 1997-2001 — that acts as a follow up to his 2015 album Body Complex and a more recent remix of Tycho‘s “Divison.”Detroit, MI 1997-2001 is a love letter to the city of Detroit. It’s a pulsating melange of both meandering and meticulously crafted ambient techno, pulsating in a fashion that’s very much akin to […]

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This Is What It’s Like To Run With The Real Spies Of Detroit

Detroit is crawling with spies. Not necessarily the secret-listening-device and the silenced-weapon-type. But you’ve seen their work before. They’re automotive spy photographers, and we got to ride along with them as they shot the hottest prototypes around.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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