“Start working on your costumes…”
By Blurt Staff
The news may have slipped under the radar of the music media, but no matter;
last week the Moog Foundation confirmed that for the 3rd year
running, MoogFest will take place in Asheville.
The exact date has not been announced, but since it took place on Halloween
weekend for the past two years, expectations are that it will be October 26-28 –
and that the downtown area of the North
Carolina city will once again be overrun with
costumed revelers aiming to get their Moog on. Below is the official
announcement – go here to view the event’s website for details on the previous
Alright all you Moogfest fiends! The
announcement you have been waiting for has finally arrived. Moogfest 2012
is confirmed and will once again be held in Asheville, NC.
For the past two years the multi-venue
festival has taken over downtown Asheville
on Halloween weekend, bringing in friends from out of town, crazy costumes and
of course, amazing music. Past line-ups have included: The Flaming Lips,
Moby, Passion Pit, Big Boi, MGMT-just to name a few. This year promises
to bring another round of diverse and talented musicians.
The Bob Moog Foundation always has
exciting things taking place during Moogfest and this year will be no exception. Plan on mind-blowing historic panels,
fun interactive experiences and new merchandise from the BMF. Be on
the lookout for more news to come in the upcoming weeks, and be sure to check
back with us for updates!