Pahaxau announces MOVEMENT 2009 (DEMF) lineup and dates!
March 18, 2009 § Leave a comment
Paxahau, the underground tech/house company that has kept Detroit’s fire alive has announced today that DEMF/Movement 2009 will be happening on May 23-25 from noon til midnight at Detroit’s Hart Plaza. Paxahau took the reigns of the festival a couple years back after disputes between the city and previous organizers and have proven that they can put on one hell of a show. The early lineup shows an affection for many types of electronic music with the following lineup coming with today’s announcement. Click HERE for more info on the myspace page or stay tuned to Sounds Defy Gravity for more information.
FROM THE PAXAHAU WEBSITE: DETROIT, March 18, 2009 – Afrika Bambaata, Bassnectar, Carl Cox, Derrick May, Francois K and Z-Trip are among the partial list released today by Paxahau of electronic music artists scheduled to perform at Movement 2009 May 23-25 on Hart Plaza in Detroit. The Prodigy will perform at The Fillmore on May 22 for the Movement 2009 official opening party.
“Every year our goal is to build upon the success of the previous year by bringing the best available local, national and international talent to Detroit in order to create a weekend experience unlike any other in the World,” said Jason Huvaere, president of Paxahau. “Our team spends a lot of time selecting artist and DJs that will appeal to electronic music enthusiasts. This year there will be a major Detroit presence at the festival as well as some performers that rarely set foot on stage in the United States.”
An alphabetical listing of the 35 performers announced today is as follows:
Bad Boy Bill
Loco Dice vs. Luciano
Seoul vs Linder 2×4
* list subject to change