Ultra Music Festival, returning to Miami's Bayfront Park and running from 24th-26th March 2017, has unveiled over 40 additional names to its stacked line-up to include Adam Beyer, Chase & Status, Seth Troxler, Maya Jane Coles and many more.
Ultra Music Festival Brasil, held in the city of Rio de Janeiro, has expanded to three days, taking place 12th-14th October 2017.
As the popularity of electronic dance music continues to grow, many US-based festivals are branching out to other countries to expose the masses to the fresh sounds coming from renowned DJs. Ultra Music Festival is among one of the leading events spreading this web of influence in over a dozen other locations around the globe.
Tiësto has announced through his socials that he will be releasing the first compilation album on his deep house label, AFTR:HRS, this Friday, 23rd December 2016.
‘AFTR:HRS - Mixed By Tiësto’ was curated and mixed by Tiësto, who hand-picked 14 tracks by both mainstream and up-and-coming deep house artists.
On the heels of their new EDM collaboration, the robot DJ known as Kryoman sits down to interview the NBA champ Shaq turned producer, DJ Diesel…
Ultra Music Festival Miami has revealed its Resistance stage line-up for the festival that will take place Friday 24th through Sunday 26th March 2017 in Miami’s downtown Bayfront Park.
Alongside the massive spider-like Arcadia structure will be the return of Carl Cox & Friends to a new mega platform. Joining the previously mentioned names, Resistance will host ANNA, Chris Liebing, Dosem, Dubfire, Eats Everything, Hector, Hot Since 82, Jamie Jones, Kölsch, Maceo Plex, Matador, Matthias Tanzmann, Nic Fanciulli, Reboot, Seth Troxler, Technasia and wAFF.
It's no secret that the Ultra Music Festival brand has exploded over the past few years, but few probably realised just how big it's become.
Over the course of 2016, 26 Ultra events were held in 17 countries across five continents, with a total attendence exceeding 1 million people.
This includes sell-out editions of company's Resistance events in Peru, Chile and Paraguay and the inaugural Ultra Brazil. Ultra also report that 165 million people watched the events via the Ultra Live stream on UMF TV.
Deadmau5 premiered a brand new, unreleased progressive house track at Ultra Music Festival in Singapore this week — all nine minutes of it!
The Canadian is currently on tour with Ultra, having visited Japan and Croatia already, so where better to show off a few extra special new productions.
You can stream the track in full here.
And check out the full set and tracklist below.
Can’t get to Miami Music Week this year? Fear not! The wonderful world of live streaming can bring the incredible Miami Music Week to you.
So fire up your computer, mobile or tablet and save the dates. These are the streams and recordings you want to lock into during MMW 2016…
THE EPIC ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL MAINSTAGE
Ultra Music Festival has just revealed the second phase of it's up line-up. The seventeeth edition of the iconic festival, now just a month away, is bringing some major heavyweights this year. The Live Stage located at the Klipsch Amphitheater is set to host the likes of instrumental super-group Big Gigantic, electro-funk duo Chromeo and Norwegian nu-disco extraordinary Todd Terje who will be making his Ultra debut.
The Miami New Times reported yesterday that Alex Omes, the co-founder of Ultra Music Festival has sadly passed away, aged 43 years old. The cause of death is currently unknown.
The Miami-based promoter and nightlife icon was one of dance music’s most influential figures and was at the forefront of the genre’s resurgence in the United States.