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Movement Detroit announces rescheduled 2021 date and lineup teaser

Yet another festival has been forced by COVID-19 to make the responsible decision to postpone their 2020 event. Movement Detroit, originally scheduled to take place on September 11 – 13 this year, has rescheduled the event for early 2021. An homage to the birthplace of techno, Detroit’s legendary festival will now take place on May […]

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Good Morning Mix: ANNA commands intensity for Movement 2019

Similar to any cornerstone festival with a dated history, Movement‘s representation of Detroit’s title as the birthplace of techno has served as a yearly congregation of the genre’s finest talents. Running over two decades, the three-day Memorial Day weekend event has increasingly become more fluid in its programming, but always reinstated its intrinsic platform for […]

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Good Morning Mix: Claude VonStroke provides Movement 2014’s finale

Count on Claude VonStroke to get the party started, and, equally important, to keep it going. Crowd transfixion is a part of VonStroke’s pedigree, and while examples of his ability to set a vibe are various and certainly more recent, Dancing Astronaut harkens back to the Dirtybird head honcho’s closing set from Movement 2014’s Beatport […]

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Movement releases lineup for Memorial Day livestream, Movement At Home

By March 2020, dozens of festivals had fallen victim to cancellations or postponements due to COVID-19, but the news that Movement Detroit wouldn’t touch down in the birthplace of techno across Memorial Day weekend (as it had for the previous 14 years) hit particularly hard for many of the festival’s die-hard fans. Along with other […]

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Movement releases lineup for Memorial Day livestream, Movement At Home

By March 2020, dozens of festivals had fallen victim to cancellations or postponements due to COVID-19, but the news that Movement Detroit wouldn’t touch down in the birthplace of techno across Memorial Day weekend (as it had for the previous 14 years) hit particularly hard for many of the festival’s die-hard fans. Along with other […]

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Movement releases lineup for Memorial Day livestream, Movement At Home

By March 2020, dozens of festivals had fallen victim to cancellations or postponements due to COVID-19, but the news that Movement Detroit wouldn’t touch down in the birthplace of techno across Memorial Day weekend (as it had for the previous 14 years) hit particularly hard for many of the festival’s die-hard fans. Along with other […]

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Movement Detroit officially postpones 2020 edition

Paxahau has officially announced the postponement of Movement Detroit to later in 2020, citing uncertainty surrounding the ongoing developments and rapid spread of COVID-19. The Detroit event promoters made the announcement earlier today, pushing the festival from the Memorial Day weekend to September 11-13, 2020. As the festival approaches their 20th anniversary, Movement Detroit is […]

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Movement releases full 2020 lineup, announces Underworld’s first Detroit performance in over 20 years

One of North America’s most acclaimed underground music events, Movement Detroit, has unveiled its full lineup heading into the 2020 edition. The festival will return to Hart Plaza on Memorial Day Weekend, May 23 – 25. Festival organizers Paxahau previously announced a lineup teaser, which included techno titans Adam Beyer and Marco Carola along with […]

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Detroit’s Movement Festival teases 2020 lineup with Adam Beyer, Four Tet, Seth Troxler, and more

For over two decades, Movement has been a consistent leading force in Detroit’s lively electronic music scene. While Movement hosts electronic performers from a broad musical background, the emphasis on techno has made the festival a must-visit for fans of the genre. Based on the announcement of the first 10 acts, 2020’s show holds true […]

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Detroit’s Movement Festival teases 2020 lineup with Adam Beyer, Four Tet, Seth Troxler, and more

For over two decades, Movement has been a consistent leading force in Detroit’s lively electronic music scene. While Movement hosts electronic performers from a broad musical background, the emphasis on techno has made the festival a must-visit for fans of the genre. Based on the announcement of the first 10 acts, 2020’s show holds true […]

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Exclusive: Listen to MK’s scintillating house set from Movement Detroit

Memorial Day Weekend is a special time for Detroit, and dance music at large. It sees fans from all over the world converge upon the Motor City to celebrate the genre born there: techno. Movement is the centerpiece of the celebration. For over twenty years now, the family-friendly festival has grown become one of the […]

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Road to Movement Detroit: the years 2008-2018

With Memorial Weekend fast approaching, Detroit’s beloved Movement Festival will enter its 21st year in the running, bringing forth yet another relentless wave of excitement in its showcase of diverse musical talent. Originally surfacing as a free event, Movement has grown from its beginnings into a nationwide landmark whose dedication to housing premier electronic music […]

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Movement Detroit releases 2019 set times

Movement Detroit has announced their set times and stages for the 2019 edition of the festival, held over May 25-27 at the Hart Plaza. With years of cementing their presence into the city’s growing electronic and hip-hop scene, the upcoming event presents a hard-hitting selection of techno, accompanied by ear-pleasing commercial additions to the lineup. […]

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10 artists not to miss at Movement 2019

Words by Anthony Manganiello and Jessica Mao Another installment of Detroit’s beloved three-day event brings forth Movement Festival’s ever-expanding roster in its most diverse coverage to date. Spanning city pioneers from Carl Craig, MK, Stacey Pullen to relatively mainstream DJs like Fisher, GRiZ, Disclosure, and a plethora of underground, the 2019 lineup has no shortage […]

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Movement 2019’s curated stages are here

Movement Detroit is fully prepared for its Hart Plaza takeover on May 25-27. The family-friendly jewel of the American underground celebrated its 20th birthday in summer of 2018, and will be continuing the celebration in fine fashion for its upcoming iteration with a diverse, all-star lineup. With names like Charlotte de Witte, LSD (Luke Slater, […]

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Producer Sessions 002: Movement 2018 Sounds of Detroit

Producer Sessions is a series from Dancing Astronaut meant to shine a brighter light on the producer community. Each volume will guide producers towards some of the freshest sample packs, plugins, FX, and presets out there. Today’s session: Movement Sample Pack.  This week, Splice celebrated Detroit’s rich history in techno music with a series of sample packs, contests, interviews, […]

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DA’s Movement 2018 soundtrack: 10 tracks that rocked the festival

1) Andrés – New For U (Live) From DJing with Slum Village back in the day, to playing congas, to rocking the MPC and making some of the most soulful house around, Dez Andrés is one of the finest that Detroit has to offer. Andrés had a jam-packed Movement weekend filled with afterparty appearances, contributions […]

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Get down with Oliver Tree and Whethan’s new joint ‘Movement’

In a day when memes can become rappers — where the Bhad Bhabies and Big Shaqs of the internet are out here scoring major record deals (honorable mention, Mason Ramsey) — somehow living meme incarnate Oliver Tree is actually flipping the already wild idea on its head. Although signed to a major label himself, he’s […]

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#FBF: 10 iconic Lost&Found releases ahead of the label’s Detroit showcase

2012 marked the year that Guy J left the Bedrock nest to form his own label, Lost&Found. It’s since become one of the top labels within the progressive arena, with its owner and his colleagues showing impressive curation skills through their choice of artists to work with. The label only continues to grow in this […]

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