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Detroit Revelations: Lessons of a Movement

Detroit Revelations: Lessons of a Movement

Photo Credit: Christopher Soltis, Nightmoves Photography Movement weekend in Detroit is always an overwhelming time, presenting moments of pure musical elation as well as unexpected challenges. We are humbled every year by the city’s rich creative history, continued perseverance and the ability to openly welcome the chaos that ensues when thousands of global dance music [...]

June 3, 2014 Devin Inabinet EVENTS, FEATURES, FESTIVALS 0

Detroit Artists Ataxia & Secrets Tour Ford Plant for Samples and Inspiration

Detroit Artists Ataxia & Secrets Tour Ford Plant for Samples and Inspiration

In honor of Movement, Detroit’s Electronic Music Festival, and in the midst of what Mayor Mike Duggan has officially deemed Detroit Techno Week, two local artists, Ted Krisko of Ataxia and Matt Abbott, aka Secrets, were invited to tour one of Ford’s assembly plants. There, they were surrounded by sound samples and inundated with inspiration. Both artists took [...]

May 22, 2014 Reisa Shanaman FEATURES 0

OK, Cool: Featured Movement Afterparty & Interview with Dax Lee

OK, Cool: Featured Movement Afterparty & Interview with Dax Lee

With so many festivities around the fringes of Hart Plaza in honor of Movement, it is easy to get lost in the sea of top notch events.  One party we are especially excited for is OK, Cool, a collaborative event produced by San Francisco-based Dax Lee and Detroit’s New Agenda crew (made up of Mr. [...]

May 22, 2014 Devin Inabinet EVENTS, FEATURES, FESTIVALS, PARTIES 0

Movement Monday: Non-Festival Functions

Movement Monday: Non-Festival Functions

Photo Credit: Christopher Soltis That magical time known as Movement is mere days away, and anticipation has officially reached critical mass. Sound and stages are being set up in Hart Plaza, as techno tourists from around the globe get ready to take on Detroit for three days of dancing and round-the-clock revelry. We’ve already highlighted [...]

May 19, 2014 Reisa Shanaman EVENTS, FEATURES, FESTIVALS 0

Weekend is 4 Lovers 83.0: Movement Detroit Edition

Weekend is 4 Lovers 83.0: Movement Detroit Edition

After taking last week off to catch our collective breath, we decided to celebrate the fact that festival season is about to go full throttle with a special Movement Detroit edition of Weekend is 4 Lovers. Still a bounty of the best sets with a little bit of everything included, we’ve rounded up our recommendations [...]

May 15, 2014 Reisa Shanaman FEATURES 0

Movement Monday: Featured Afterparties

Movement Monday: Featured Afterparties

Detroit’s pulse is beating stronger with each day, and we eagerly searched through the fringe party cosmos and are beginning to schedule the ridiculous long weekend coming up so quick! Featuring visiting and festival artists alike, there are so many passionate crews dedicated to continuing the Movement vibe through the mornings, making sure your experience [...]

May 12, 2014 Devin Inabinet EVENTS, FEATURES, FESTIVALS, PARTIES 0