News – Thomas Dolby cancels Moogfest 2019 appearances due to illness – updates on affected events

April 27, 2019 - Moogfest 2019 announced Thomas Dolby cancelled his appearances today - his 230pm discussion with Jason Leopold and his 800pm concert later tonight. According to the link below, he was taken to the hospital last night with a serious illness, but is expected to fully recover. More info at the Moogfest facebook … Continue reading News – Thomas Dolby cancels Moogfest 2019 appearances due to illness – updates on affected events

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News – Moogfest Releases Full Free Programming Schedule featuring Questlove

Press Release April 25, 2019 - Moogfest 2019 releases its full free programming schedule featuring Questlove, RP Boo, Suzi Analogue, and Mez, and announces special local ticket prices on sale now. Tickets for locals in the Triangle region with valid ID will be priced at $200 and are available HERE. Student full weekend special discounted … Continue reading News – Moogfest Releases Full Free Programming Schedule featuring Questlove

News – Kelly Moran Announces New EP “Origin” Out May 17 via Warp Records – Shares New Single ‘Night Music’ – plus live at Moogfest 2019 April 27th

Just days before the Moogfest 2019 launches her new tour, Brooklyn based composer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Kelly Moran announced a new release titled "Origin", an EP of a handful of demos and unreleased music recorded during the "Ultraviolet" sessions.   "Origin" features seven songs of largely stripped back and acoustic recordings, featuring the artist at … Continue reading News – Kelly Moran Announces New EP “Origin” Out May 17 via Warp Records – Shares New Single ‘Night Music’ – plus live at Moogfest 2019 April 27th

News – Martin Gore to receive Moog Innovation Award at Moogfest 2019

Award Will Be Presented Following Martin Gore’s Keynote Conversation During Moogfest, Friday April 26, 2019 Gore joins past honorees Devo, Brian Eno, Suzanne Ciani, and Gary Numan. Asheville, N.C. [April 23, 2019] - Musical pioneer Martin Gore’s masterful electronic meditations on the human condition have illuminated the connection between transformative sound and pure emotion for decades. A … Continue reading News – Martin Gore to receive Moog Innovation Award at Moogfest 2019

News – Moogfest Announces One-Day Passes And Special Student Discounted Full Weekend Tickets

Durham, N.C. [April 22, 2019] - Moogfest announced single-day passes for sale today.  The limited number of single-day passes for Thursday, Friday, and Saturday of Moogfest 2019 are on sale now starting at $99 each. Each single-day pass offers access to daytime conversations and workshops (subject to availability), plus all nighttime performances. Student full weekend special … Continue reading News – Moogfest Announces One-Day Passes And Special Student Discounted Full Weekend Tickets

Listen to the new episode of This is Chill – Chill #54 uploaded

Chill #54 is available at This Is Chill Mixcloud page.  Click on the link or listen to the player above.  At over 90 minutes long, its one of the longest episodes of the series.  With Moogfest 2019 happening next week (April 25th to April 28th, 2019), and other new releases, it was difficult to keep … Continue reading Listen to the new episode of This is Chill – Chill #54 uploaded

News – Moogfest 2019 Adds Questlove and Arabian Prince (N.W.A.) to Lineup, Announces Free Outdoor Programming, Updates Exclusive Conversation Series, Workshop scheduling and More

Durham, N.C. [April 11, 2019] [press release] — Moogfest complements its lineup announcements with the addition of Questlove, Arabian Prince (N.W.A.), and Madame Gandhi, plus the unveiling of this year’s free programming to take place at the American Tobacco Campus, the Full Frame Theatre, and Quarter Horse in downtown Durham, N.C., April 25–28. Additionally, Moogfest updates its exclusive conversation series, … Continue reading News – Moogfest 2019 Adds Questlove and Arabian Prince (N.W.A.) to Lineup, Announces Free Outdoor Programming, Updates Exclusive Conversation Series, Workshop scheduling and More

News – Kelly Moran releases new video ‘Water Music’ from LP “Ultraviolet” – tours again starting late April at Moogfest 2019

Earlier this week (April 8, 2019), composer Kelly Moran released the music video for 'Water Music' from her current release "Ultraviolet".  Its the third single from the album consisting of contemporary classical, electronic and experimental tracks.  The album is available from the Warp Records label.  Released last November (2018), its received praise from Pitchfork and Exclaim - the latter … Continue reading News – Kelly Moran releases new video ‘Water Music’ from LP “Ultraviolet” – tours again starting late April at Moogfest 2019

News – Moogfest 2019 adds Thomas Dolby for three rare appearances – full line up announced

Inventor, composer and 2012 Moog Innovation award winner  Thomas Dolby has been added to the Moogfest 2019 lineup.  A music artist who came to prominence in the 80s with hits like "She Blinded Me with Science" joins the lineup for three rare appearances, including a live performance and a two-way interview with Buzzfeed News Sr. Investigative Reporter … Continue reading News – Moogfest 2019 adds Thomas Dolby for three rare appearances – full line up announced

News – Moogfest 2019 – Third Wave of talent announced

Rotterdam shoegaze noise act Death By Audio, former Polvo/Helium member and now singer/ songwriter Ash Bowie and Mute Records Daniel Miller were amongst the third wave of announced talent on Friday March 22 (2019) to Moogfest 2019.  Also local favorites Party Illegal and Raund Haus return, the latter of which - in my opinion - … Continue reading News – Moogfest 2019 – Third Wave of talent announced

News – Moogfest 2019 update – Mount Kimbie leads second wave of talent announced

Moogfest is different than your typical run of the mill manufactured feeling festival. In addition to featuring music artists from around the world, its a full blown collection of performances, discussions, workshops and newsworthy experiences.  Its also relatively accessible and comfortable. Many of the venues are in structures where weather isn’t an issue. Moogfest's reputation … Continue reading News – Moogfest 2019 update – Mount Kimbie leads second wave of talent announced

News – Moogfest 2019 announces phase one of their line up

This morning (Feb 21, 2019), Moogfest 2019 announced phase one line up of their 15th anniversary festival to be held in Durham, NC April 25th to April 28th. Among listed are  music artists Matthew Dear, A Place to Bury Strangers, Ouri and Tim Hecker and The Konoyo Ensemble. Last year REM frontman Michael Stipe headed … Continue reading News – Moogfest 2019 announces phase one of their line up