34,820 ATTENDED FIRST DAY OF MOVEMENT ELECTRONIC MUSIC FESTIVAL
A record crowd attended the first day of the Movement Electronic Music Festival in Detroit. Saturday’s official attendance figure was 34,820.
The crowd total for Saturday is the largest one-day figure the festival has had since becoming a ticketed event in 2005. Previously the standing record was about 31,000.
Day two of Movement begins at noon on Sunday, May 29. The headliner for vitaminwater’s main stage is 69 (Carl Craig) performing live. The headliner for Beatport stage is Loco Dice. The headliner for the Made in Detroit stage is Delano Smith. The headliner for the Red Bull Music Academy stage is Aux 88 performing live. The headliner for Movement Torino stage is Marcel Dettmann performing a DJ set.
For more info about Movement and to purchase tickets, please go to:www.movement.us.
About Movement Electronic Music Festival
Movement Electronic Music Festival is an internationally recognized music marathon that delivers three days and three nights of non-stop performances from more than 100 artists across five stages set in an outdoor plaza located along the Detroit River. Headlining talent from around the world performs alongside legendary hometown heroes as thousands of festival-goers dance to the music, and then keep the celebrations going at a full roster of epic after parties. Nearly 100,000 people from across the globe attended the festival in 2010. Weekend and VIP passes are now available along with the line-up atwww.Movement.us.
About Paxahau Promotions Group
Paxahau, now in its sixth year as producers of the Electronic Music Festival in Detroit, first established itself 13 years ago as an online resource to promote both Detroit and electronic music. Paxahau has since earned the respect of their peers and formed a very strong network of alliances throughout the music industry. Today, Paxahau Promotions Group is recognized across the world by artists and industry executives as a premier production and promotions organization. To learn more, visitwww.paxahau.com.
This post originally appeared on Electronic Nightlife, now a part of beatcue.