Techno pioneer Kevin Saunderson will perform at Movement, the Memorial Day weekend electronic music festival, again this year. (Daniel Mears / The Detroit News)
More than 40 artists, including Detroit techno godfather Kevin Saunderson, “Harlem Shake” hitmaker Baauer and hip-hop enigma RiFF RAFF, have been added to the list of performers for this year’s Movement festival, organizers announced Wednesday.
Also joining the lineup are German artist and producer Boys Noize, hip-hop superproducer Just Blaze and Jamie xx of London-based trio the xx. Today’s list of artists join the nearly 50 acts announced in December. One more round of artists is due to be unveiled before this year’s fest, May 24-26 at Detroit’s Hart Plaza.
Tickets for this year’s Movement are $110 and available at movement.us. VIP passes are $230.
This year marks the 15th year for Detroit’s annual techno music celebration, and the ninth year it has been helmed by Paxahau Promotions Group.