Warm Up at MoMA PS1 returns to the Queens museum’s courtyard
Now in its sixteenth season, the Warm Up party returns for another summer of great music at Long Island City's MoMA PS1.
Tue Jun 4 2013
After a decade and a half of packing MoMA PS1's courtyard with NYC's music aficionados and sun-worshiping revelers, Warm Up is bigger than ever, with as strong a lineup of bands, DJs and producers as it's had in years. Here's the lowdown on the summer's biggest weekly outdoor party.
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Warm Up 2013
The beloved summertime dance party is back on June 29 with a Brit-heavy lineup of deejays and musicians.
Listen to a recent mix from the house-music siblings, then catch them in person when they headline Warm Up on July 6.
The erstwhile Hercules and Love Affair member spins alongside the Martinez Brothers on July 6.
One of dance music's seminal artists hits the decks on July 13.
Here's a 2011 interview with the London dubstep doyen, who'll be giving the Warm Up woofers a workout on July 20.
The July 27 edition sees Hessle Audio groovemaster Ben UFO joining up with A Guy Called Gerald and others on the Warm Up stage.
Philly beatsmith Britt, making an appearence on August 17, doled out the beats for this 2012 session (bonus: a set from François K!).
Read this 2010 interview with the combo's Angus Andrews, then catch the band's live set on August 31.
Warm Up in photos
The final Warm Up of the year was one of the best (and dampest).
As it approaches the season finale, MoMA PS1's Warm Up features an iconic hip-hop producer.
The fun keeps on coming at MoMA PS1's Warm Up parties.
Yet another fabulous Warm Up takes over MoMA PS1's courtyard.
MoMA PS1's courtyard fills up once again for another great day of music at Warm Up.
MoMA PS1's Warm Up comes through with another winner of a wingding.
Thousands of party people flock to Warm Up's second shindig of the season.
MoMA PS1's massive Warm Up wingding kicks off a new season.
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Warm Up 2012
Here's the season's lineup, from start to finish.
Here's a 2008 interview with the Spectral Sound artist, who's playing on July 21.
A recent chat with one-half of the Sepalcure duo, set to regale Warm Up with haunting bass music on July 21.
Fairy-dust techno! The U.S.'s Holden is set to spin September 1; TONY caught up with him in 2010.
Get a taste of what you'll be hearing when the NYC vet plays on September 8.