Friday, August 12, 2011

SonneMondSterne 2011 Live Stream Featuring Moby Live Online

The SonneMondSterne Festival (abbreviated SMS) is one of the largest open-air festivals of electronic music in Germany. The first SonneMondSterne Festival took place in 1997 with 2,500 visitors. 2009 about 100,000 people attended the three day event.

This live feed is at the SMS festival:

Event Information:

As an offshoot, it was in the years 2001 and 2002, the winter camp , which was a series of events in the month of February in order to bridge the time until the next SonneMondSterne Festival. Due to the large number of visitors this winter camp in April 2003 moved to the old military airfield to Allstedt around and took the name SonneMondSterne presents Music Camp. 2004 was the last camp music instead. Allstedt is a town the district of Mansfeld-S├╝dharz, in Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. It is situated approximatively 10 km southeast of Sangerhausen.

Moby sings and plays keyboard, guitar, bass guitar and drums. He became a successful artist on the ambient electronica scene, and achieved eight top 40 singles in the UK during the 1990s. In 1999 he released the album Play, a mix of melancholic chill-out, ambient music, and upbeat electronica, that was critically acclaimed and produced an impressive eight hit singles (including his most popular songs "South Side," "Porcelain," "Natural Blues," and "Why Does My Heart Feel So Bad?"). Play became a commercial success, selling over 10 million copies worldwide (the best-selling electronica album ever) and with its eighteen songs receiving an unprecedented licensing in films, television and commercial advertisements.