After announcing the most outstanding lineup to date, Detroit’s renowned and global event, Movement Electronic Music Festival has announced the 2019 stages, showcases and a special 6-hour Circle Of Live performances. Taking place on May 25th-27th inside Hart Plaza, for one epic Memorial Day Weekend.
The mecca of all techno events, the three-day festival recently unveiled the lineups for the festival’s five curated stages - Movement Stage, Red Bull Presents Stage, Pyramid Stage, Resident Advisor Underground Stage, and the Stargate Stage.
The Movement Stage will have musical acts such as Chris Lake, Amelie Lens, MK, Josh Wink, John Acquaviva, Charlotte De Witte, GET REAL, Live performance from GRiZ, and the ultimate back-to-back triple performance from Nicole Moudaber, Dubfire, Paco Osuna.
Swedish-producer and live performance master Sebastian Mullaert will bring his acclaimed Circle Of Live concept for a special pop-up performance. He will be joined by multi-instrumentalist Mathew Jonson, VRIL, and legendary Detroit musician Amp Fiddler for a one of a kind experience. The location and information will be announced closer to festival dates.
The PLAYdifferently lineup will be held on the Pyramid Stage. Founder Richie Hawtin is joined by ANNA, Ukranian sensation Nastia, and the indomitable Chris Liebing. Detroit’s own Asher Perkins & Rex Sepulveda making the festival debut of their new live show, all with the MODEL 1 mixer at the center of the action.
Other performers who will be playing at the Pyramid Stage are DJ Tennis, Art Department, Loco Dice, Maya Jane Coles, a live performance from Stephan Bodzin, and German duo and Afterlife creators Tale Of Us.
Detroit Love showcase returns to the Stargate Stage. Carl Craig has created the perfect lineup only possible in Detroit with Kenny Larkin and Octave One performing live, and DJ sets from Seth Troxler, Stacey Pullen, and local legends Al Ester and Earl ‘Mixxin’ McKinney that will play back-to-back.
ORIGINS presents, Detroit locals such as Andrea Ghita, Ataxia, Norm Talley, and Women on Wax founder DJ Minx. International stars Fisher and Patrick Topping set the stage for Kevin Saunderson and his sons, The Saunderson Brothers, playing back-to-back all taking place at the Stargate stage. Other techno-elites who will be performing at the Stargate stage are Danny Daze, J.Phlip, and Hot Since 82.
To launch their 20th-anniversary celebration in 2019, Ghostly International continues its longstanding partnership with Movement by helping curate the Red Bull Presents Stage. The event features live performances and DJ sets from some of the label’s artists like Audion and Shigeta, alongside favorites beyond the roster, including Yaeji and Madlib. Other acts such as Soul Clap, Floorplan (LIVE), and UK duo Disclosure.
Make Memorial Day Weekend your ultimate weekend being surrounded by the most dedicated techno lovers from around the world. Listening to the best of techno and house with the best crowd imaginable, all taking place the breathtaking riverfront in Detroit, home of techno. Movement Electronic Music Festival is the place to be.
MOVEMENT FESTIVAL 2019 REVEALS A SPECIAL POP-UP PERFORMANCE
CURATED STAGES AND SHOWCASES
CIRCLE OF LIVE 6-HOUR SET
(AMP FIDDLER, MATHEW JONSON,
SEBASTIAN MULLAERT and VRIL)
GHOSTLY 20 YEAR ANNIVERSARY
SPECIAL POP-UP PERFORMANCE
Circle Of Live - 6-hour set (AMP FIDDLER, MATHEW JONSON,
SEBASTIAN MULLAERT and VRIL)
MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND
MAY 25th – 27th
HART PLAZA, DETROIT
The full lineup, in alphabetical order by stage, is as follows:
Charlotte de Witte
Dubfire b3b Nicole Moudaber b3b Paco Osuna
Get Real (Green Velvet & Claude VonStroke)
GRiZ - live
Orbital - live
RED BULL PRESENTS STAGE:
Audion - live
Dabrye + Kadence
Disclosure – DJ Set
DM Nation (Skywlkr & Black Noi$e)
Floorplan - live
Shigeto - live
WAJATTA - live (John Tejada x Reggie Watts)
Asher Perkins & Rex Sepulveda: Front to Front - live
Mathew Jonson - live
Maya Jane Coles
Ryan Crosson b2b Shaun Reeves
Stephan Bodzin - live
Tale Of Us
RESIDENT ADVISOR UNDERGROUND STAGE:
Detroit Techno Militia 2x4
FJAAK – live
LSD (Luke Slater, Steve Bicknell, Function)
Remote Viewing Party
The Advent - live
Tin Man - live
Al Ester b2b Earl ‘Mixxin’ McKinney
Hot Since 82
Kenny Larkin - live
Kevin Saunderson b2b The Saunderson Bros
Octave One - live
Movement Lineup + Stages