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Moogfest Announces Lineup: Flaming Lips, Tangerine Dream, Ghostland Observatory and More

 
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By: Spacelab Research Staff
June 01, 2011
 

Check this out for the first six acts in the 2011 Moogfest lineup: Flaming Lips, Passion Pit, Tangerine Dream, Ghostland Observatory, Suicide, and Crystal Castles. If that doesn’t give you a tangerine dream of your own, then check out some of the other Moogfest acts: Battles, M83, Toro y Moi, Gold Panda, Chromeo, and the list goes on, with more to be announced later. Check out a full 2011 Moogfest lineup below.

Moogfest honors Bob Moog, the creator of the Moog synthesizer, and you guessed it: there’s lots of Moog use at the festival. It’s not a requirement, but since the festival centers around artists whole create “unique and groundbreaking musical experiences that embody the essence of Bob Moo’s visionary and creative spirit,” it’s safe to say that it’s de rigueur to get your Moog on while at Moogfest.

Moogfest takes place on Oct. 28 - 30 in Asheville, NC. Tickets for Moogfest will go on sale on Saturday, June 4 at Noon EDT at their web site www.moogfest.com.

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Moogfest 2011 Lineup:

Adrian Belew Power Trio
Anika
Austra
Battles
Brand Brauer Frick
CANT
Causing A Tiger
Chromeo
Crystal Castles
Flaming Lips
Ford & Lopatin
Ghostland Observatory
Gold Panda
Hans-Joachim Roedelius
Holy Fuck
Little Dragon
M83
Matthew Dear
Mayer Hawthorne & The County
The Naked and Famous
Oneohtrix Point Never
Passion Pit
STS9
Suicide
Tangerine Dream
Tim Hecker
Toro Y Moi
Twin Shadow
Umphrey's McGee

 

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