MoogFest Lineup 2011

MoogFest, which debuted last year in Moog Music Inc.’s hometown of Asheville, NC, is a three-day festival celebrating the work of Robert Moog. In addition to Moog-related workshops, exhibitions/installations, and panels, the bands helping out this time around include a number of synth-friendly favorites:

The Flaming Lips
Suicide (performing their album Suicide)
Crystal Castles
M83
Passion Pit
Tangerine Dream
STS9
Austra
Ghostland Observatory
Chromeo
Battles
Umphrey’s McGee
Mayer Hawthorne & the Country
Adrian Belew Power Trio
Holy Fuck
Matthew Dear
Toro Y Moi
Twin Shadow
Oneohtrix Point Never
The Naked And Famous
Can’t
Ford & Lopatin
Brandt Brauer Frick
Anika
Tim Hecker
Hans-Joachim Roedelius
Gold Panda
Little Dragon
Causing a Tiger

In video form:

MoogFest takes place 10/28-30 across Asheville. Tickets go on sale this Saturday, 6/4. Make sure to catch Austra, Anika, Suicide, Tim Hecker, etc. You’ll find more info at moogfest.com. I once owned a Moog, but had to pawn it to pay rent.

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