MOGA Festival in Marocco Reveals Tasteful First Wave For 2024 

MOGA Festival has revealed the first wave of artists set to perform at their Essaouira edition in Morocco this October (2-6th)

The fifth edition is back after a two-year hiatus and will feature an eclectic mix of music, wellness, art and conferences. The first lineup announcement includes Dekmantel Sounsystem, DJ Tennis, dOP, Margaret Dygas, Seth Troxler, Rhadoo, Prins Thomas, Hunee, Sonja Moonear, Shkoon and more.

Moga Festival Essaouira Marocco
Moga Festival Essaouira Marocco (Source: Press release)

The life-enriching MOGA is back after a two year hiatus with another exceptional experience featuring an eclectic mix of music, wellness, art, and conferences in Essaouira for its 5th edition from October 2-6. The much-loved cultural gathering spans five days and features a wealth of activities and concerts in the city centre (from October 2-3) and the irresistible main events at the Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa (October 4-6). The first lineup announcement includes Dekmantel Soundsystem, DJ Tennis, dOP, Margaret Dygas, Seth Troxler, Rhadoo, Prins Thomas, Hunee, Sonja Moonear, Shkoon and more.

The festival’s Portuguese edition recently set a record with 23,000 attendees. The Moroccan edition aims to host 16,000 festival-goers, 30% of whom are international. The OFF program on October 2-3 offers free and paid activities in Essaouira, including workshops, yoga classes, and concerts. Among the international artists, the best of the Moroccan electronic scene was represented and the country was also highlighted through a multitude of cultural initiatives including a mural by street artist Said Sabah created with the support of the Moroccan Ministry of Youth, Culture, and Communication, as well as the Almada City Hall.

Moga Festival Essaouira Marocco
Moga Festival Essaouira Marocco (Source: Press release)

From October 4-6, the Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa will feature five stages with Moroccan, Portuguese, and international artists for the first time in two years after last year’s edition was cancelled due to an earthquake in the region.

Lineup: Phase 1 Announcement

For the 2024 edition, the word and wonderful sounds of Seth Toxler will be joined by Scandi-disco king Prins Thomas, Zurich DJ and club owner Kalabrese brings his minimalist disco, Romanian techno pioneers Praslea and Rhadoo drop stylish sounds, and the popular Pachanga Boys, known for their loved up mix of house, prog and plenty in between, also play, as do notable French house trio Apollonia with their famously deep and heady sounds. 

On top of this will be cult Japanese minimalist Fumiya Tanaka, the love-fueled selections of disco, soul and house man Hunee, live shows from Stavroz, ADASSIYA and French outfit dOP, house and techno brilliance from Margaret Dygas and heady loops from Maayan Nidam and much more to come. 

Moga Festival Marocco
Moga Festival Essaouira Marocco (Source: Press release)

 A to Z LINEUP

ADASSIYA (LIVE) – ANGEL SANCHEZ – APOLLONIA – ATLASSI – BASSAM  – CALEESI  & SARAH KREIS – CARLITA – CARUAN – DAOX – DEKMANTEL SOUNDSYSTEM – DI LINH – DIASS – DJ TENNIS – DJ VIBE – dOP (LIVE) – FUMIYA TANAKA – HUNEE – GIU NUNEZ – GUEDRA GUEDRA – KALABRESE – LAMACHE – MAAYAN NIDAM – MALIKA – MARGARET DYGAS – MARKUS NIKOLAI (LIVE) – MONILE – OUISSAM – PACHANGA BOYS – PRASLEA – PRINS THOMAS – RETRO CASSETTA – REQ TEQ – RHADOO – SETH TROXLER – SHERI VARI – SHESH – SHKOON (CLUB LIVE SET) – SONJA MOONEAR – STAVROZ (LIVE) – SUZE IJÓ – WHOSKENZA & MORE TO COME

MOGA FESTIVAL

2 – 6 October 2024 – Essaouira, Morocco
Moga Essaouira Marocco
Essaouira Marocco (Source: Press release)

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