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Wednesday, July 23, 2014
Moog Music Announces Plans For Moogfest As A Biennial Event Moogfest 2014 was a reboot of the festival, with much of the planning and execution taking place inside the Moog headquarters, just upstairs from where the synthesizers are designed and built by hand. Engineering a production of this scale is a process that can’t be mass-produced, much like Moog synthesizers themselves. The decision to produce Moogfest biennially is in an effort to maintain the authenticity of the event, as well as the financial and spiritual health of Moog Music and its employees, whose primary focus will always be...

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Wednesday, April 23, 2014
Daily Schedule Grids View And Download Daily Schedules For Day & Night Below | Moogfest 2014 April 23rd - 27th Wednesday | April 23rd Daytime Nighttime Thursday | April 24th Daytime Nighttime Friday | April 25th Daytime Nighttime Saturday | April 26th Daytime Nighttime Sunday | April 27th Daytime Nighttime

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Tuesday, April 15, 2014
The Modular Marketplace Presented By Sweetwater Free & Open To The Public Masonic Temple 11:00am - 8:00pm Wednesday - Sunday Moogfest's free Modular Marketplace is electronic pop-up shop showcasing the latest and greatest from a lineup of innovative instrument makers, curated by Austin, TX electronics shop Switched On. Boutique electronics, experimental effects and modern modular synthesizers will create an interactive exhibition in which the public can engage with new musical devices and their designers. The Modular Marketplace will host daily demonstrations, workshops and sound...

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Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Announcing Schedule By Day, Single Day Tickets, and Festival Venues With Six Weeks To Go Until Moogfest 2014, Organizers Announce Schedule By Day, Single Day Tickets, and Festival Venues. Nighttime Performances Headlined by Three Kraftwerk 3D Concerts, Iconic Electro-Pop Duo Pet Shop Boys, Genre-Defying Producer Flying Lotus, Electronic Music Pioneer Giorgio Moroder and M.I.A.. Daytime Programming Led by Futurama’s David X. Cohen, Super-Producer Nile Rodgers, and Janelle Monae, The ArchAndroid. Individual Day Tickets Are Now On Sale and Grant Access To Both Day and Night Programming...

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Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Moogfest 2014 Announces Daytime Program New Additions That Include a Musical Masterclass From Super-Producer Nile Rodgers; As Well As A Panel Featuring The ArchAndroid herself, Janelle Monae, As She Leads A Discussion On Her Sci-Fi Universe Along With Her Producers Nate Rocket Wonder & Chuck Lightning; Plus An In-Depth Discussion With Electronic Music Pioneer Giorgio Moroder; Futurama's David X. Cohen; Talks With Google's Brightest Minds; Plus Film Screenings, Workshops, and More...

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Wednesday, January 29, 2014
Pet Shop Boys, M.I.A., Flying Lotus, and Dillon Francis Join Moogfest 2014 Music Headliners Kraftwerk 3-D and CHIC Featuring Nile Rodgers. Nick Zinner, Dan Deacon, Bradford Cox, and David X. Cohen Join Laurie Anderson and Giorgio Moroder as Moogfest Daytime Presenters. Moogfest announces iconic electro-pop duo Pet Shop Boys, British rapper and self-declared “anti-popstar” M.I.A., experimental multi-genre music producer Flying Lotus, plus Mad Decent's Dillon Francis as additional headliners in the already landmark lineup of musical acts led by three Kraftwerk 3D concerts and CHIC featuring...

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Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Moogfest Announces Kraftwerk and Chic to Headline 2014 Performance Program Electronic Music Pioneers KRAFTWERK 3-D to present 3 Concerts at Moogfest 2014 and a dance party featuring music super producer Nile Rodgers and his band CHIC. Plus exclusive live performances from legendary composer Giorgio Moroder and artist Laurie Anderson. Other Nighttime Performers Include, RJD2, Soul Clap, Daedalus, Dan Deacon, Gas Lamp Killer, Green Velvet, Sasha, Art Department, Escort and A Rare Performance From UK’s Darkstar. 70+ More Artists To Be Announced.. General Admission Ticket at $299* Limited...

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Tuesday, December 10, 2013
Moogfest 2014 Announces Music Showcase Curators Including Experimental Record Labels WARP Records, Fools Gold, DFA, Ghostly International, No. 19 Music’s Social Experiment, RVNG Intl., and Driftless Recordings Plus Electronic Tastemakers Crew Love, Brooklyn-based Cultural Organization Afropunk, Detroit’s Movement Festival, North Carolina's Hopscotch Festival, and Austin’s Switched On “If it weren’t for Bob Moog, a lot of the music you enjoy today, might not have been possible. As the inventor of the Moog Synthesizer, he gave rise to not only the technology needed for modern electronic music,...

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Thursday, November 14, 2013
Moogfest 2014 Announces Daytime Presenters Including Futurists, Musicians, Scientists, Authors, Filmmakers, and Pioneers of Electronic Music Instrument Design Multimedia artist Laurie Anderson, disco pioneer Giorgio Moroder and film composer Cliff Martinez join futurist thinkers Jerome Glenn, Nick Bostrom, and George Dvorsky plus MIT Media Lab's Joseph Paradiso, Sonification Professor Bruce Walker, and more from Make Magazine, OMNI, and SETI (Search of Extraterrestrial Intelligence). Plus appearances by Electronic Music Instrument Pioneers Herbert Deutsch, Roger Linn, Don Buchla, Tom Oberheim...

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Thursday, November 14, 2013
4th Annual Moog Circuit Bending Challenge Moog Music was born when a young Bob Moog, started tinkering with electronic circuitry. As a boy, Moog built small radios, amps, and Theremins in his basement workshop with his father and the rest is history. In modern terminology, this tinkering with the inner workings of electronic devices is known as circuit bending. Circuit bending is an art form that combines art, sonic artistry and creativity. By altering the internal circuitry of electronic devices such as keyboards, drum machines, and children's toys, circuit benders are able to produce new...

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Wednesday, November 13, 2013
Moogfest 2014 and The Media Arts Project Announce Call to Artists Moogfest Will Curate Public Art Exhibits Celebrating Synthesis of Art & Technology ASHEVILLE, NC – October 21, 2013 – Over the last 50 years, Bob Moog and his company Moog Music have created technology that has given artists the ability to create and express themselves in new and limitless ways. Moogfest honors this spirit of innovation through a five day festival that highlights the intersection of art, music, performance and technology. As part of the festivities, Moogfest and The Media Arts Project (MAP) are issuing an...

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Wednesday, October 23, 2013
Moogfest Expands to Five-Days Exploring the Synthesis of Technology, Art and Music Moogfest 2014 Asheville, North Carolina: Wednesday April 23 – Sunday April 27 (Asheville, NC – Oct. 15, 2013) Moogfest is a celebration that honors the creativity and inventiveness of Moog Music founder Dr. Robert Moog, and pays tribute to the legacy of the analog synthesizer. For over 50 years, Bob Moog and his company Moog Music have pioneered technology that has advanced popular music and culture, and ushered in a new era of artistic expression through sound and experimentation. It was in this very spirit...

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