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Movement Festival Stage Lineups, Programming and Ticket Giveaway

Here we go, it’s time to properly prepare your Movement weekend! Festival organizers Paxahau just released all festival info including set times, stage programming, official apps for iOS and Android and more. Read on for ALL info including our ticket giveaway for 2 GA passes to the weekend. This year’s Movement Festival will include the festival’s […]

Claude VonStroke, Loco Dice b2b The Martinez Brothers and Wu-Tang Clan Headline Movement Detroit 2018

Movement Electronic Music Festival, one of the longest-running and most-acclaimed music festivals in the world, announced full lineup for 2018, led by Dirtybird boss and festival favorite Claude VonStroke, a rare b2b performance by Loco Dice and The Martinez Brothers, and a special performance by all nine members of the Wu-Tang Clan celebrating the legendary […]

Movement Detroit 2017: Festival Review

Movement Electronic Music Festival has been and remains one of our favorite festivals. The music is always on point, the after parties are plentiful, the crowd is one of the more experienced groups of concert-goers around, plus we get to see more friends on the dance floor in one place than any other. This weekend was […]

Why Movement Detroit Is Unlike Every Other Techno Festival In The World

There is something extremely unique about Movement Electronic Music Festival in Detroit. If you’ve been there, you know. And if you haven’t but have friends who have, ask them and they will definitely confirm that it’s true. It’s hard to pin-point why Detroit lights up the way it does during Movement weekend, but there is […]

Movement Detroit 2016: Festival Review

Location, Accessibility and Set-Up The 10th Anniversary of Movement Electronic Music Festival took place where it always has, in the heart of Detroit’s Downtown area and within the confines of Hart Plaza. Overlooking the Detroit River and the city of Windsor, Canada, Movement is easily accessible by foot, bike or car/taxi from anywhere in the […]

DownBeats’ Movement Detroit 2016 Phase I Playlist

Last week, Movement Electronic Music Festival Detroit released their 2016 Phase I line-up to the great excitement of the many who will be making the trek to Detroit on Memorial Day Weekend. Paxahau, the festival’s promoter, put together a roster filled with world-renowned acts, Movement debutants and surprises alike. In order to ready you for the weekend, […]

An Interview with Moe Espinosa: What drives Drumcell to be Drumcell

Exactly two weeks ago today I was in the back of a car on my way to Detroit for Movement Electronic Music Festival readying to interview Moe Espinosa, better known in the dance and techno music circuit as Drumcell. As an avid techno listener, there was a lot I wanted to ask, but wasn’t exactly […]

Oliver Dollar on Movement Detroit and the launch of his new label: Industry Standard

It has been a week since I came back from Movement Electronic Music Festival and the PMD (Post Movement Depression) is still very real. One of Sunday’s highlights was Oliver Dollar’s set at the Movement Main Stage smack in the middle of that sunny afternoon – the perfect dose of house to get the day started. Featuring […]

Festival Review – Movement Detroit 2015

As it is now tradition for tens of thousands  in the U.S. and beyond, this past Memorial Day Weekend we made the pilgrimage to the birth place of techno for Movement Electronic Music Festival – a three day homage to the city of Detroit and the music it founded and helped shape throughout the years. Before […]