Tag: Chelsea Manning

Moogfest 2018: A Festival Lesson For The Resistance

Durham, North Carolina may not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking (electronic) music festival, but this small city in the American South annually plays host to one of the finest and most forward thinking celebrations of music, technology, art, and politics around. With a mission set in growth and philosophy, and a 2018 focus on lineup diversity, Moogfest is a dual approach event, splitting its education and entrepreneurship focused days with cutting edge performance nights. Set across 4 days, 17 – 20 May, the festival is spread across multiple venues throughout the newly developed city of ... Read more

Moogfest Brings Initial Lineup Announcement Focusing On Leading Female & Transgender Industry Figures

Led by Female, Transgender, and Non Binary figures, North Carolina’s Bob Moog celebration, Moogfest, unveils the first wave of its 2018 lineup. Spread across music and technology, Moogfest aims to develop conversation at the intersection between art and tech, featuring pioneers and foremost representatives in their respective fields. This year is no different, with the likes of Aurora Hala, Ellen Alien, Honey Dijon, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Shanti Celeste and Umfang joining some 25 others from the vast spectrum of electronic music. Additionaly, several keynote talks and conversations have been announced, headlined by whistleblowing icon Chelsea Manning in conversation on how ... Read more