MoogFest: Band bios and schedule

MOOGFEST SCHEDULE Where and when FRIDAY, OCTOBER 26 In-depth Friday information Arena 7-8 p.m. Pantha Du Prince (Xpress Coverage) 8:30-9:30 p.m.Nas 10-11:30 p.m.Primus 12:15-2 a.m.Richie Hawtin Thomas Wolfe Auditorium 7:30-8:15 p.m.Bear In Heaven (Xpress coverage) 8:45-10 p.m. Miike Snow 10:30 pm-11:45 p.m.Squarepusher 12:30-1:45 a.m. Explosions in the Sky The Orange Peel 7:30-8:30 p.m.Killer Mike […]

MoogFest: Friday Schedule Arena 7 to 8 p.m. — The bio of Hendrik Weber (aka Pantha du Prince ) opens by expounding on the theories of the origins of music. Heady stuff, but the German producer and DJ was among early Moogfest lineup speculations, one of the most mentioned. And his style, evolved from house music, incorporated […]

MoogFest: Saturday Schedule Arena 7:15 to 8:15 p.m. — In less than a year, Divine Fits has gone from an unknown entity (at one early and badly kept secret show, they were billed as “The Hot Skull”) to playing a Lollapalooza aftershow and two New Year’s Eve shows with The Black Keys in Vegas. Then again, Divine […]

Andy Stott’s new dark vision

To understand just how fertile and exciting electronic dance music’s avant-garde has been in recent years, look no further than Andy Stott’s Passed Me By and We Stay Together. Released last year on Modern Love (currently one of the movement’s most exploratory imprints), the sister albums have redefined heavy within the context of dark techno. […]

MoogFest: Panel discussion­s

Pace your music intake — Moogfest offers more than just bands. Festival attendees can also check out three different panel discussions. All panels are held at Diana Wortham Theatre. They’re free and are open to both festival pass holders and the general public. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. • Creative Expression Through Interface […]