PRESS RELEASE: MOVEMENT 2018 LINEUP ANNOUNCEMENT
Over 85 artists announced, including Movement Stage Closers: Claude VonStroke, Loco Dice b2b The Martinez Brothers, and Wu-Tang Clan.
DETROIT, January 24, 2018—Movement Music Festival, one of the longest-running and most-acclaimed music festivals in the world, is excited to announce the full lineup for 2018, led by Movement Stage Closers: 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 hip-hop group’s 25th anniversary and their classic debut album Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers). Detroit’s annual three-day revelry returns to Hart Plaza on Memorial Day weekend, May 26-28, 2018.
Festival organizers Paxahau revealed over 85 acts in today’s lineup announcement, including BADBADNOTGOOD, Carl Craig, Charlotte de Witte, Diplo, DJ Premier, Ida Engberg, Inner City (live), Justin Martin, Laurent Garnier, Maceo Plex, Mija, Nina Kraviz, Rezz, Seth Troxler, Shigeto (live), Tiga, Too Short and many more. Complete lineup listing can be found below.
In keeping with the tradition of providing the best festival experience, this year’s event will include the festival’s original five stages and will feature new designs and elements for the Movement Stage, Red Bull Music Academy Stage, Stargate Stage, Pyramid Stage, and the Resident Advisor Underground Stage. More information will be posted to the festival’s social media channels and website soon.
The 88 performances announced today, in alphabetical order, are as follows:
Aurora Halal (live)
Blake Baxter (live)
Carlos Souffront b2b Bill Converse
Charlotte de Witte
DJ Hype b2b Hazard
Ed Rush & Optical
Inner City (live)
John “Jammin” Collins
Loco Dice b2b The Martinez Brothers
Milan Ariel (live)
Modeselektor (DJ set)
Stacey “Hotwaxx” Hale
Stone Owl (live)
The Saunderson Brothers
Will Sessions and Amp Fiddler featuring Dames Brown
Wu-Tang Clan 25th Anniversary