Moogfest 2012 Lineup Includes Explosions, GZA, Four Tet, Squarepusher, Orbital, Primus and More

Moogfest 2012 Lineup Includes Explosions, GZA, Four Tet, Squarepusher, Orbital, Primus and More

August, 06, 2012, by Jedidiah

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Moogfest 2012 Lineup is here inluding Primus 3D, Miike Snow, Orbital, Explosions in the Sky, GZA playing all of Liquid Swords, Squarepusher, Killer Mike, Four Tet Magnetic Fields and more. The fest will take place in Downtown Asheville on Friday Oct 26th and Saturday Oct 27th. Below is the Press Release.


AC Entertainment is proud to announce the line up for the third annual Moogfest, the festival of electronic and visionary music that celebrates the innovative spirit of Bob Moog. Taking place on Friday, October 26 and Saturday, October 27, 2012 in the city Bob Moog called home, Moogfest 2012 continues building on its exciting reinvention of the Moogfest concept and features its most distinctly invigorating lineup to date. Tickets will go on sale Friday, August 10 at Noon EST via

Comprised of a diverse yet synergistic group of inspired performers, the 2012 Moogfest lineup includes Primus 3D, a stop on the first ever traveling 3D-enhanced live musical tour, Swedish electro-pop wonders Miike Snow, the electrifying Santigold as well as rare U.S. performances from some of electronic music's most forward thinking artists including: Orbital, Richie Hawtin, Squarepusher, Carl Craig and Pantha du Prince. Hip-hop is showcased by GZA, presenting his classic, Liquid Swords, El-P and Killer Mike. Notables also confirmed are: the legendary Thomas Dolby, Explosions In The Sky, Divine Fits, Four Tet, the Magnetic Fields, Prefuse 73 with Teebs as well as some of the hottest newcomers to electronic music such as Actress, Disclosure, Juila Holter and Blondes. A full lineup is below.

These artists will perform at venues throughout beautiful downtown Asheville, including the U.S. Cellular Center,which includes the arena (formerly the Asheville Civic Center Arena) and the Thomas Wolfe Auditorium. Moogfest will also be utilizing other venues in Asheville, including the Orange Peel (named by Rolling Stone as one of the best clubs in the country) and the more intimate Asheville Music Hall.

Primus 3D
Miike Snow
Richie Hawtin
Explosions in the Sky
The Magnetic Fields
Four Tet
Divine Fits
GZA presents Liquid Swords
Carl Craig
Pantha Du Prince
Shpongle presents The Masquerade
Thomas Dolby
Black Moth Super Rainbow
Cold Cave
Mouse on Mars
Prefuse 73 with Teebs
Ana Sia
Bear in Heaven
Killer Mike
Julia Holter
Wick-It the Instigator

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  • whisker
    08/06 12:16 PM

    Orbital and squarepusher YES!!

  • smitty
    08/06 03:31 PM


    08/07 10:35 AM

    Squarepusher alone is worth $100.

  • rob
    08/08 01:47 PM

    Richie Hawtin!!!

    Carl Craig!!!!

    Orbital !!!

    this is freakin lineup !!

    srsly Hopscotch looks even more lame

    Moogfest is #1

  • matt
    08/08 04:37 PM

    Sounds like a great weekend (from 1997).

  • Brendan
    08/16 11:34 AM

    Miike Snow was amazing at Lollapalooza, and I’m sure Santigold would be a good show too… I just wouldn’t pay for a ticket for the entire festival.

  • rl
    08/21 08:36 PM

    GZA is the man!!!!

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