Oh boy oh boy, the time is upon us… Walter Glasshouse here to help all you kids celebrate your favorite techno-holiday. The Detroit Electronic Music Festival (Movement) is upon us and along with the fun-filled days come exhausting, overwhelming and rewarding nights. Here for your after-party breakdown is Detroittechnohouse.com
Thursday, May 26
Paul Woolford @ Motor City Wine (608 Woodward Ave, Detroit, Mi, 48226). Admission is $5 after midnight, and this is a 21+ event. Also performing are Guy Lafleu and Todd Weston. This will surely kick off the weekend right, with a new venue and a great line-up. Go dip your rave-toe in the wade pool.
Friday, May 27
Carl Craig @ Motor City Wine featuring Recloose. SOLD OUT. I just wanted to post it to make the masses jealous. ha.
Akufen @ TV Bar (2548 GRAND RIVER AVENUE, DETROIT, MI 48201). Tickets are $10 in advance available HERE. This is a 21+ event going from 6pm-late. Also Performing are Patrick Russel, Justin Long, Punisher vs Sassmouth, Nate Manic, Aran Daniels, Kid Color, Mr Joshooa, and The Beretta Music Showcase. My favorite Chicago club (Smart Bar) has teamed up with TV Bar for an amazing kick-off show. Come see why Detroit an Chicago are so perfect for eachother.
Stacey Pullen @ 3rd Street Saloon 701 W Forest Ave Detroit, Mi, 48201. Also Performing Radio Slave, Luca Bachetti, Catz and Dogs feat. Paul Randolph, Rooz, Mike Brown, Daniel Andres, Jeff Felch. This Event will be held from 3pm-2am, and it will be fun as heck!
Benoit & Sergio @ Taste/Premium Rusto Lounge (1431 Times Square
Detroit, Michigan 48226). Limited $10 presale available HERE. Also Performing Joshua IZ, Border Patrol, Oscar P, Andrew Emil, Ricardo, Hugh Cleal, Jeremy Sutter, Ataxia, Jeremy Poling and many more. This event will be held at a 3 room location with pizza available for sale through the night. This should be a humdinger.
Bang Tech 12-15th Anniversary @ Bookies Tavern (2208 Cass Ave., Detroit, MI). Admission is free all day and all night, party runs from 3pm-2am. Too many to name at this event but some highlights performing are DJ Seoul, Calico, T.Linder, Teddy MC, and Jase-One. For a full list of DJs go HERE. These are the trues, go pay your dues.
The Ruckus- Blank Artists 12″ Release with Josh Dahlberg w/ Rob Wilson (Live) @ The Magic Stick (4120-4140 Woodward Ave / Detroit, MI). Also Performing, Jaws That Bite, Green Meadows, Craig Hejka, Reptile Zoo, Fargo, Traxus. Celebrating their record release in a great Detroit venue.
Saturday, May 28
Dave Clarke, Roni Size, UMEK @ Bert’s Warehouse (2739 RUSSELL
DETROIT MI 48207). Also Performing will be DJ Godfather, DJ Seoul and T. Linder, Jesse James, and about 6000 more DJs. doors at 10pm, for more info on this super-rave go HERE. I’m pretty sure it costs about the same as one day at the festival… but the line-up is phat.
Bass Kitchen-Smog Edition w/ MATT CLARKE :: TRIPP SYNDICATE
FREDDY TODD :: DEREK MICHAEL :: DJ SHIVA :: CALICO ::
BRC :: DJ TROWA. This event will be held @ Majestic Theater (4120 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI). 10:00pm-4am, 18+, 313.833.9700 for info. presales can be bought HERE.
Togetherness-United in Deep House w/ Uchiwaka, Ron Trent, Al Ester, Earl Mckinney, Rick Wilhite, Rick Wade, Eric Johnson, Todd Weston. This event will be held @ Club Waterfalls (673 Franklin St. Detroit, MI). This event is 21+, doors at 8pm, $5 before 10pm.
Deep Detroit w/ Kai Alce, Omar S, and Brett Dancer @ 1515 Broadway, Detroit, MI. Doors at 10pm , 21+. No admission info provided.
“I love you but I’ve chosen Techno” @ The Works (1846 Michigan ave, Detroit, MI) with Robag Wruhme , Justin Martin, Maceo Plex (Live), Matt Tolfrey, Catz n’ Dogz ft. Paul Randolph, Three, No Regular Play (DJ Set), Lazaro Casanova, Thugfucker vs. Pillow Talk (Life and Death Tag-Team Set), Nikola Baytala, Gina Turner, Clint Stewart, Ataxia (Live+DJ), Elora, Stone Owl (Live+DJ), Laszlo Sandor, Francois Dillinger, Funk Shui, StuxNet, YOS. Tickets are $25 presale and can be found HERE. Gosh darn this is crazy.
CLR-Movement afterparty w/ Chris Leibing, Speedy J, Radioslave, Dettmann, Drumcell. This will be held @ Elysium (625 Shelby st., Detroit, MI). Tickets are $25 and can be found HERE. Holy Poop.
Mindshake w/ Paco Osuna, Daniel Bell, Kabale und Liebe, Dela @ Oslo (1456 Woodward, Detroit, MI). Tickets are $25 and can be purchased HERE.
Circo Loco w/ Stacey Pullen, Jamie Jones, Cassy, Seth Troxler, Ryan Crosson, Lee Curtiss, Shaun Reeves, Mass Prod, Hoj, Mike Clark, Norm Talley, Keith Worthy, Bill Patrick, Clockwork, Tale Of Us. This event will be held @ TV Lounge – 2548 Grand River Ave, Detroit. Tickets are $20. I am tired.
Mobilee Loves Detroit w/ Anja Schneider, Sebo K, Pan-Pot, Dan Curtin @ Premium Lounge (1431 Times Square, Detroit, MI). Tickets are $27.50 and can be found HERE.
Sunday, May 29
Claude Von Stroke @ Bleu (1540 Woodward Ave., Detroit, MI 48226) w/ Christian Martin and J. Philip. 21+, doors at 10pm, more info HERE. Bleu is cool again.
Wolf + Lamb vs. Soul Clap @ Oslo (1456 Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226) w/Nick (No Regular Play), Tanner Ross, Slow Hands. Tickets are $20. I approve this show.
Decoded-featuring Traxx @ Flat 151 (151 W. Congress, Detroit, MI) w/ Lele Sacchi, Deepak Sharma, Tim Baker, HD Substance, Robert Lowell,
DJ Seoul, Black Jack . Umm, ya, yep, yes.
Skyline 2011 w/ Paul Johnson, Gene Farris, Adam X, Terry Mullan, Woody Mcbride, DJ Hyperactive @ Vondie’s On The River (260 Schweizer Place, Detroit,MI)
AGES: 18+, DOORS: 8pm – Late, TICKETS: Limited $15.00 Presale – $20.00 Before Midnight. Tickets can be found HERE. Also performing Wattie Green, Paranormal Tek, and many many more. I will believe it when I see it. but wow.
Too Far Gone w/ Sal Principato, Carlos Souffront, Scott Zacharias, Derek Plaslaiko, Cheap and Deep, BMG, Patrick Russell, Spinoza. This event will be held @ Bohemian National Home (3009 Tilman, Detroit, MI 48216). $10 before 12:30, $15 after 9PM-9AM, 21+. Best venue hands down.
Derrick May, Juan Atkins, D.Wynn , Eddie Fowlkes, Buzz Goree @ Taste Pizzabar (1431 Times Square, Detroit, MI). This event runs from 10pm-7am, 18+. Rave if you dare.
M.A.N.D.Y. AND Tiefschwarz @ City Club (400 Bagley, Detroit, MI). Also Performing Audiofly, Heidi, Adultnapper, Dino Gardiakos, Garret B, Nique, Craig Richards, Matt Tlfrey vs. John Johr. Some Local love, and some dopeness.
Lee Foss and Maetrick @ The Magic Stick (4120 Woodward, Detroit, MI). Tickets are $10 for this event and can be found HERE. Also Performing are Robert james, Thugfucker, Richy Ahmed, Punisher vs. Elora, Funk Shui, Secrets, and more.
Detek Support- w/ Heartthrob vs Butane @ The Works (1846 Michigan Ave, Detroit, MI). Tickets are $25 in advance and can be found HERE. Also Performing at this event: Ambivalent, Alexi Delano (Exclusive), Camea (Exclusive), Cesare vs Disorder (Exclusive), Tim Xavier (Exclusive), KiNK (Live / Exclusive), Sammy Dee, Maetrik (DJ Set / Exclusive), Kate Simko, Elon (Exclusive), Connie, Monty Luke (Exclusive), Amyn (Live / Exclusive), MEANS and ENDS (Live), Laszlo Sandor, Dave Rosario, Gabe Real, JD Harrington, Ray Nicholes, Antitrust, Kirk Jon, Justin James, Jenna Brown, Dru Ruiz. That’s a big bitch!
Monday, May 30
Front Line Assembly @ The Shelter (431 E. Congress Beneath St Andrews Hall, Detroit MI) w/ Die Krupps, Cyanotic, Accucrack, F.I.S.T.. This event is 18+ and admission is $20. Doors at 8pm
DJ Psycho @ Pulse (156 Monroe, Detroit, MI) w/ Edison, Goldn1, The Deakon, Tommy B, Rhythm Hustle, Enjoi, and Velz. More info about this event can be found HERE.
DEATHFACE @ Oslo (1456 Woodward, Detroit, MI) w/ Serax and Calico, Dbl Trbl and Even Flo, Photogenic Proctologist, Sandoz. Yeah, dubstep bro. 18+, $10 before midnight, doors at 9pm.
Visionquest and friends @ The Old Miami (3930 Cass, Detroit, Mi 48201) w/ Benoit & Sergio, Craig Richards, Tale of Us, and more. It says it starts at 7am, but that just sounds weird. People suck at posting events.
Shit Show 2 w/ Metro Area and many many more. I think this is at the TV Bar (2548 Grand River Ave, Detroit) but the promotion is very vague. You can purchase presales HERE. I did manage to find a setlist, but the rest is a mystery. Maybe I will see you kids in there for some smooth shit.
2-3am MR JOSHOOA
6-730am RICH KORACH
9-1030am BIG BULLY
1030-12am DEAD SEAL
1-2pm COM TRUISE
330-430pm ZE DARK PARK
430-6pm JIMMY EDGAR
6-730pm FRANKLIN DE COSTA
1030-12pm MIKE SERVITO
12-2pm NIKOLA BYTALA
6-730am K ATOU
9-1030am SLOW HANDS
1030-1230am METRO AREA
1230-2pm EDDIE C
330-5pm LE LOUP
5-630pm ERNO THE INFERNO
630-8pm BLACKLIGHT SMOKE
8-930pm CLINT STEWART
930-11pm DEATH ON THE BALCONY
11-1230pm E SPLEECE
1230-2pm CESEAR VS DISORDER