20 ACTS & $50 WEEKEND PASSES ON SALE NOW FOR ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL IN DETROIT, MAY 28-30
*Sven Väth, Visionquest, Kerri Chandler, Green Velvet, Bruce Bailey, Mimosa & More*
20 acts have already been confirmed to perform May 28-30 in downtown Detroit’s Hart Plaza; a limited number of $50 early bird weekend passes are now available through www.paxahau.com/festival.
“The Electronic Music Festival in Detroit is an institution,” said Festival Talent Director Chuck Flask. “Each year we aim to showcase the best international talent alongside the legends of Detroit Techno.”
One of the 20 acts announced today was Sven Väth, considered among the first DJs to play trance records, and founder of the legendary trance music label Harthouse, will be performing in Detroit for Movement 2011.
“Sven has been on our list of artist performances we wanted to be able to offer Electronic Music Festival attendees for years,” said Flask. “His presence at this year’s festival is an example of how the Detroit festival has evolved to become a major tour stop for world-renowned artists.”
Also announced was Visionquest—Seth Troxler, Ryan Crosson, Shaun Reeves and Lee Curtiss—an innovative and exciting new breed of DJ/producers from Detroit that are often featured with two members performing together live, and the other two DJing in the same set.
The list of 20 acts in alphabetical order is as follows:
• Ana Sia
• Art Department
• Bruce Bailey
• Cio D'or
• Dam-Funk & Master Blazter – live
• DJ T-1000
• Echospace – live
• Green Velvet – live
• Kerri Chandler
• Marcel Dettman
• Shlomi Aber
• Skrillex – live
• Soul Clap
• Sven Väth
• Visionquest – live/dj