MOVEMENT
- DETROIT'S PREMIERE ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL-
ANNOUNCES PHASE 2 LINEUP

MOVEMENT ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES A LOADED PHASE TWO LINEUP:

MARCO CAROLA, BOYS NOIZE, MACEO PLEX, BAAUER, RiFF RAFF, DJ SNAKE, FLOSSTRADAMUS, JUST BLAZE, KEVIN SAUNDERSON, BONOBO (DJ Set), JAMIE xx, CLAUDE VONSTROKE, JOHN DIGWEED, JIMMY EDGAR, DBX - live and many more; MAY 24 – 26
3-Day Weekend Passes & 3-Day VIP Weekend Passes Now on Sale at www.Movement.us


DETROIT, February 5, 2014The 2014 Movement Electronic Music Festival, taking place Memorial Day weekend (May 24-26) inside Detroit’s Hart Plaza, announces a loaded phase two lineup featuring some of electronic music’s most illustrious artists and crossover acts, including Techno giants, Marco Carola, Boys Noize, Maceo Plex; trap music stars and MAD DECENT label mates, Baauer, RiFF RAFF, DJ Snake, Flosstradamus; and hip-hop super producer, Just Blaze.

Legendary techno icon, Kevin Saunderson will present Origins – a special showcase celebrating the originators, torchbearers and next wave creators of Techno and their cross-generational influence on each other. Saunderson will perform alongside an assembled group of artists, including fellow techno pioneers and emerging Detroit talent.

The ninth edition of the annual dance event welcomes renowned DJ and composer,Bonobo for his first-ever Movement appearance. The British native has received numerous accolades for the 2012 masterpiece Black Sands as well as his latest projectThe North Borders, released in spring of 2013. Fellow Brit, Jamie xx, one-third of the highly acclaimed indie electronic band The xx, will also make his Movement Festival debut. The versatile beatsmith and BBC 6 Music Mix’s newest resident DJ has been quite busy crafting his first solo album to be released later this year.

A number of festival favorites will return this year, including Dirtybird label chief and Detroit native, Claude VonStroke as well as global dance sensation, John Digweed. The enigmatic Jimmy Edgar will also make his festival return, as will Daniel Bell – this time under his famous moniker, DBX - live.

The 45 performances announced today, in alphabetical order, are as follows:

Adriatique
Andrés
Baauer
Bicep
Bonobo (DJ Set)
Boys Noize
Claude VonStroke
Daniel Avery - live
Dantiez Saunderson
DBX – live
DJ Godfather b2b DJ Zebo; feat. MC Flipside
DJ Snake
Ed Rush & Optical
Flosstradamus
Function - live
Golf Clap
Green Velvet
Jamie xx
Jacques Greene - live
Jimmy Edgar
John Digweed
Julio Bashmore
Just Blaze
Kevin Reynolds - live
Kevin Saunderson
Kode9
Konkrete Jungle Detroit
Maceo Plex
Malik Alston - live
Marco Carola
Martin Buttrich - live
Michael Mayer
Moon Boots
Move D
Niko Marks - live
Orphx - live
Oscar Mulero
Perseus
RiFF RAFF
Robert Hood - live
Ryan Hemsworth
Tiga
tINI
Tourist - live
Voices from the Lake - live

Today’s lineup is in addition to the phase one announcement made by Paxahau, which included Action Bronson, Adam X - live, Altstadt Echo, Anthony “Shake” Shakir, Black Asteroid - live, BMG, Brian Sanhaji - live, Carl Cox, Carl Craig, Chris Liebing, Damian Lazarus, Delano Smith, Dixon, DJ 3000, DJ Hyperactive, DJ Minx, DJ Psycho, DJ Sneak, Donor, DTM 2x4 DJ Seoul & T. Linder, Dustin Zahn, Eddie Fowlkes, Escort - live, Jamie Jones, Jeff Mills, Justin Martin, Keith Kemp, Kenny Larkin, Loco Dice, Los Hermanos - live, Luis Flores, Marques Wyatt, Metro Area - live, Miguel Migs, Mike Huckaby, Monoloc, Octave One - live, Pete Tong, Project 313 - live, Raíz, Richie Hawtin, Sean Deason, Simian Mobile Disco, Stacey “Hotwaxx” Hale, Stacey Pullen, Tale of Us, Terrence Dixon, The Martinez Brothersand Zeitgeber (Speedy J & Lucy).

Tickets for Movement are on sale now and can be purchased by visitingwww.Movement.us. The cost for a three-day weekend pass is currently $110 and grants fans general admission access to the festival grounds with in-and-out privileges. The cost for a three-day VIP pass is currently $230 and includes many extras that can be found on the website. Check out the official Movement 2014 trailer online,https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IjfYii2zOHI

The Movement Electronic Music Festival takes place every Memorial Day weekend inside Hart Plaza – Detroit’s legendary riverfront destination. The festival features: five technologically-rich outdoor stages; more than 100 artists; a posh VIP setting located behind the main stage; dozens of official afterparties; an interactive technology center featuring the hottest gear in the industry; and several art displays to stimulate the senses. Over 107,000 people from around the globe attended the 2013 festival.
Awards and accolades received by the festival and producer include:

  • #5 on inthemix list of “12 Festivals You Don’t Want to Miss in 2014” 2014.
  • Resident Advisor’s “Festival of the Month” for May 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2008 and 2007.
  • #2 on Details “Hottest Summer Music Festivals of 2013.”
  • #18 on inthemix list of “25 Festivals to Discover Before You Die” 2013.
  • “Best Niche Festival” 2011 Rolling Stone.
  • #1 on the 2010 New York Post list of “10 Outstanding Music Fests.”
  • “Best Annual Event” by the Real Detroit Weekly reader’s survey in 2013, 2012, 2011 and 2010.
  • “Best Festival” by Metrotimes reader’s survey in 2013, 2012, 2011 and 2009.
  • “Best Festival of the Year” by Metromix.com’s reader’s survey in 2012, 2011 and 2009.
  • “Festival of the Year” by URB Magazine reader’s survey in 2008.
  • URB Magazine named Paxahau “Promoter of the Year” in 2004.


About Paxahau
Paxahau, now in its ninth year as producers of the Movement Electronic Music Festival in Detroit, first established itself 15 years ago as an online resource to promote both Detroit and electronic music. Paxahau is a name synonymous with excellence with an industry reputation that is second to none. Paxahau is proud of their continued independently owned festival status and is recognized across the world by artists and industry executives as a premier production and promotions organization.