Initial 2023 line-up released for 16th edition of Movement Festival in Detroit

Photo from behind the decks at Movement Festival in Detroit

Organisers of Detroit’s Movement Festival have revealed the first names for the 2023 program.

Celebrating underground music & techno, the 3-day event will take place through May 27 – 29 at the usual riverfront venue in the city – Detroit Hart Plaza.

Some of our favourite names include Carl Craig, Chris Liebing, Derrick Carter b2b Mark Farina, Dom Dolla b2b John Summit, FJAAK, Green Velvet, Masters At Work, Moodyman, and of course, Underworld!

Now in its 16th year, Movement Festival is one of the longest-running dance music events in the world, committed to showcasing authentic electronic music and ‘’providing an experience unlike any other.’’

Always taking place on Memorial Day weekend, thousands of people from across the globe gather in the birthplace of Techno to celebrate the heritage of Detroit and its musical influence over countless generations – new and old.

Visit Movement’s website for more information.

Movement Festival lineup 2023 (phase 1 flyer):

Movement Festival 2023 lineup (flyer)

About Paxahau (organisers)

Paxahau, now celebrating its 25th anniversary as dance music promoters and producers, specializes in producing music festivals and events incorporating the most innovative sound designs and always placing the highest priority on music.

The company first established itself in 1998 as an underground party promoter and online resource to showcase electronic music culture in Detroit. Paxahau, now in its 16th year as producer of the Movement Festival in Detroit, is recognized across the world by artists, community members, and industry executives as a pioneering promoter rooted firmly in the birthplace of Techno.

Blurb taken from their website.

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