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The Independent – Movement Torino 2017: a merger of techno and art in northern italy’s cultural centre

By October 13, 2017November 28th, 2017Press

Apollonia, SBTRKT and Cobblestone jazz are among the headliners for the the twelfth edition of Movement Torino

By Megan Townsend

One of October’s finest festivals – Movement Torino – is set to kick off on the October 28.

Movement Detroit’s Italian sister will be presenting the twelfth edition as part of HALLOWEEK, with interactive art and music performances taking place all over the northern Italian city.

The Lingotto Fiere will host two huge shows on the 28th and the 31st of August.

The impressive lineup boasts some of the biggest names in European techno: Paris record label Apollonia, SBTRKT, Marcel Fengler, Sven Vath, Modeselektor and the Naples-born Davide Squillace.

Legendary Detriot exports Octave One will be playing live set alongside an Canadian’s improv act Cobblestone Jazz.

Berlin’s dub-techno extraordinaire Rødhåd will be hosting the Superga Birthday Club Episode at Big Club on Sunday 29, while Amsterdam’s San Proper will be headlining the Monday Club Episode at Milk.

Movement Culture will also include various workshops in digital creativity hosted by the Cinema and Communication Engineering department at the Politechno di Torino.