July 26, 2010 19:02
Sigur Ros singer Jonsi, Big Boi, Caribou added to Moogfest line-up
Acts will join Massive Attack, MGMT and Thievery Corporation at the North Carolina event
Taking place in Asheville, North Carolina on October 29-31, the festival will celebrate the life and legacy of Robert Moog, the inventor of the Moog synthesizer.
Set to join Massive Attack, MGMT and Thievery Corporation at the event, the complete line-up of artists for the multi-venue bash will be announced on August 10.
Best known for designing and creating the first commercial analogue synthesizer, Moog produced a range of electronic instruments, which have been used by artists such as Kraftwerk, New Order, The Cure, Daft Punk, Depeche Mode and Radiohead.
In addition to the music a number of workshops, panel discussions, visual art exhibitions and film screenings will also take place as part of the festival.
Tickets for Moogfest go on sale on Friday (July 30), for more information visit Moogfest.com.
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