Moogfest 2012 Taps Primus, Orbital, Squarepusher, Shpongle
- By AUS10B
- Published on August 06, 2012
Today, the third annual Moogfest announced its lineup with Primus 3-D, Orbital, Miike Snow, and Santigold topping the bill. The multi-venue music festival celebrates the life and visionary influence of Bob Moog - a pioneering force in electronic music and the greater music scene as a whole.
Other notable acts on the initial bill include Squarepusher, Explosions in the Sky, Richie Hawtin, Four Tet, Shpongle presents The Masquerade, Black Moth Super Rainbow, GZA performing "Liquid Swords," and Prefuse 73.
Shows will take place over the Halloween weekend from October 26 to 27 in numerous Asheville, North Carolina venues including The Orange Peel, Asheville Music Hall, Thomas Wolfe Auditorium and the Moog Music Factory. Tickets go on sale this Friday, August 10. For complete lineup and festival information head over to Moogfest's official website.
To get a taste of what Moogfest is all about, check out Headstash Magazine's coverage from 2011.