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Moor Mother, Wolf Eyes, and More Announced for Moogfest 2017

The experimental festival will take place in Durham, North Carolina this May.
Photo of Moor Mother courtesy of the artist

Philadelphia's Moor Mother, Michigan band Wolf Eyes, and S U R V I V E members Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein are among the first artists to be announced on the lineup for Moogfest 2017. The festival will take place in its regular location of Durham, North Carolina from May 18–21.

Other acts so far announced include Nick Zinner of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs collaborating with The Haxan Cloak, new age veteran Laraaji, and American artist Nona Hendryx.


For their performance, Kyle Dixon and Michael Stein will perform selections from their beloved score for the Netflix show Stranger Things. Meanwhile, Hendryx will do a special presentation on wearable electronic instruments.

Wolf Eyes will present a workshop and conversation on sonic protest, while Brooklyn label RVNG Intl. will present two workshops, one each with label signees Visible Cloaks and Syrinx.

Moogfest 2016 made THUMP's list of the 11 festivals actually worth going to last year.

Tickets for the festival are available for purchase now.

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