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Movement festival Detroit will be back for 2022

The last edition of the festival was in 2019

  • Aneesa Ahmed
  • 23 November 2021
Movement festival Detroit will be back for 2022

Movement Detroit will be making a comeback in 2022 after two years of postponement due to the pandemic.

Movement, which is one of the highest regarded and longest-running electronic music festivals in the world, will return to its traditional Memorial Day weekend slot May 28-30 at the Hart Plaza, Detroit.

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On Instagram, organisers wrote: "We finally reunite after a long-awaited return to Hart Plaza"

The last festival took place in 2019 and the headliners were Disclosure, Orbital and Griz.

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In 2020 Four Tet, Ben UFO, Avalon Emerson and Carl Craig were amongst the names announced before the festival's postponement

In 2021, the festival announced a much smaller event, that also went on to be postponed.

According to Detroit Free Press, acts and artists for this year have not been announced yet, however, Paxahau - one of Movement's promoters - said that would be announced soon.

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Fans of the festival are excited by the news, with one commenting on Instagram: "Let’s go! :) been too long since we played in hart plaza!!!"

Others on Twitter have echoed this. One person said "Omg I'm gunna cry".

To keep up to date with Movement, sign up to alerts through their website here.

Aneesa Ahmed is Mixmag's Digital Intern, follow her on Twitter

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