Underneath a fluorescent moon on a scenic beachfront, thousands from New York and elsewhere came together on July 8 to experience MATTE's seventh annual Full Moon Festival. Taking place on Governors Island, the boutique festival spanned across the panoramic grounds to showcase a day of music, art, and culinary specialties.
MATTE curated a diverse line-up of cultural icons and rising musicians who took over three stages, including a stage built in partnership with French label Maison Kitsune. Each act offered mesmerizing performances that encompassed the energy and intimacy of the island.
(Full line-up: Vic Mensa, Larry Heard aka Mr. Fingers (live), Kelela, DJ Harvey, Connan Mockasin, Abra, Jeremy Underground, Axel Boman, TOPS, Zimmer, Awesome Tapes From Africa, Pat Lok, Selvagem, Clara 3000, Les Filles)