Organizers have announced the full line up for Moogfest 2016, a four-day event, held in Durham, NC that will explore the past, present and future of music and technology.
Moogfest 2016, scheduled for Thursday, May 19 – Sunday, May 22, celebrates the legacy of Bob Moog, a visionary engineer who pioneered the analog synthesizer and other technology for music.
The festival will feature more than 300 musical performances, daytime workshops, conversations, masterclasses, film screenings, live scores, durational sound installations, and multiple interactive art experiences.
The program will feature over 250 innovators in music, art, and technology — from Gary Numan (3 nights), GZA (2 nights), Grimes and Laurie Anderson, to virtual reality pioneer Jaron Lanier and transhumanist visionary Dr. Martine Rothblatt.
Other featured artists include Alessandro Cortini, Daniel Lanois, Tim Hecker, Oneohtrix Point Never, The Orb, Morton Subotnik and Suzanne Ciani.
Tickets for Moogfest 2016 are available for US $249 for the 4-day event (Festival Pass) and $499 (VIP Pass). Single Day Passes will go on sale Friday, April 15th starting at 12pm EST. Passes for Thursday, Friday or Saturday are $129 and for Sunday, $69.