Ultra Music Festival 2019 Releases Phase One Lineup

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL PREPARES FOR ITS MOVE TO HISTORIC VIRGINIA KEY BEACH PARK AND MIAMI MARINE STADIUM FOR 21st EDITION   THE HIGHLY ANTICIPATED PHASE ONE LINEUP IS HERE FEATURING MULTIPLE EXCLUSIVE PERFORMANCES AFROJACK, ALESSO, ARMIN VAN BUUREN, THE CHAINSMOKERS, DAVID GUETTA, MARSHMELLO, MARTIN GARRIX, NGHTMRE + SLANDER PRESENT: GUD VIBRATIONS,  REZZ, TESTPILOT, TIËSTO, ZEDD, ZEDS…

Swedish House Mafia @ Weekend Festival 2019

The resurgent Swedish House Mafia have been announced as guests for Finland’s Weekend Festival 2019 (19-20 July, Helsinki) — only their second show in the country ever. Presale Tickets The trio returned to the headlines with what seemed to be a one-off reunion show at Ultra Festival this year, but have now revealed that they are hitting the road together for…

Ultra Music Festival Announces Relocation to Virginia Key As New Home

Ultra Music Festival has announced its indefinite new home ahead of the monumental 21st edition, theHistoric Virginia Key Beach Park and Miami Marine Stadium Flex Park. The world-renowned and internationally acclaimed event provided the message below, in a long-awaited statement to its fans: ‘We are excited to announce that the City of Miami has agreed to a deal…

Ultra Music Festival’s Twentieth Anniversary Aftermovie Has Arrived; 2019 Tickets On Sale Now

Following Ultra Music Festival’s record-breaking 20th anniversary this past March, the now three-time #1 festival award winner* presents its mind-blowing 2018 Official Aftermovie, alongside the 2019 ticket on sale release. WATCH: ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018 AFTERMOVIE Ultra’s longstanding home, Bayfront Park is captured through the lens of critically acclaimed filmmakerFINAL KID, who immerses the viewer in a state of pure euphoria…

Ultra Europe Announces Phase Two Lineup for 2018

STEVE AOKI ADDED  TO MAINSTAGE HEADLINERS JAMIE JONES, JOSEPH CAPRIATI, LOCO DICE, THE MARTINEZ BROTHERS, PACO OSUNA AND SETH TROXLER  ADDED TO HEADLINE RESISTANCE CHEAT CODES (LIVE), CRAIG RICHARDS, CHARLOTTE DE WITTE, DENSE & PIKA, EATS EVERYTHING, NIC FANCIULLI  AND MORE ADDED DESTINATION ULTRA 2018 Dates: 5 July – Destination ULTRA Opening Party at Giraffe Palm Beach House, Split…

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL SMASHES RECORDS ON ITS 20TH ANNIVERSARY

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL SMASHES RECORDS ON ITS 20TH ANNIVERSARY SWEDISH HOUSE MAFIA REUNITE TO CLOSE FESTIVAL SURPRISE PERFORMANCES FROM ABOVE & BEYOND, WILL SMITH, HALSEY, DESIIGNER, YO GOTTI AND MORE 165,000 ATTENDEES FROM OVER 60 COUNTRIES ULTRA LIVE ATTRACTS OVER 30 MILLION VIEWERS WORLDWIDE #ULTRA20 ACHIEVES #1 TRENDING TOPIC ON SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS WORLDWIDE OVER THE WEEKEND…

Ultra Acquires Winter Music Conference & International Dance Music Awards

Today, Ultra Music Festival announced its acquisition of the Winter Music Conference(WMC) and the International Dance Music Awards (IDMAs), further broadening its already expansive footprint in the dance music industry. Information On Winter Music Conference Here Now in its 33rd consecutive year, WMC has a long and storied history as the preeminent conference for the dance music industry. With Russell Faibisch’s branding…

Ultra Worldwide Launches Mobile Application & Final Lineup

With just over a week until the twentieth anniversary celebrations begin at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami, the world’s most successful international festival brand, ULTRA Worldwide, launches its incredible, state-of-the-art, industry-leading mobile application. Purchase Tickets Here Available now via the App Store and Google Play in all territories worldwide, this pioneering platform allows Ultranauts around the globe to customize their ULTRA experiences,…

Ultra Music Festival’s Phase 2 Lineup Is Here

GENERAL ADMISSION SOLD OUT LIMITED VIP PASSES AVAILABLE ADAM BEYER, ALAN WALKER, BENNY BENASSI, BETTER LOST THAN STUPID, FISHERSPOONER, JAUZ, MAETRIK, MATADOR (LIVE), MODESTEP (LIVE), OLIVER HELDENS, PAN-POT, SAM PAGANINI, STEPHAN BODZIN (LIVE) & MANY MORE JOIN MILESTONE 20 YEAR CELEBRATION Fans who managed to secure tickets to Ultra Music Festival’s 20th Anniversary can rejoice at an…

Ultra Beach Hvar Announces 2018 Lineup

FEDDE LE GRAND, NICKY ROMERO AND OLIVER HELDENS TO HEADLINE SUPPORT FROM JONAS BLUE AND SAN HOLO WORLD FAMOUS PAKLENI ISLANDS TO HOST RESISTANCE HVAR AS ULTRA BEACH OFFICIAL AFTER PARTY ‘The Greatest Pool Party on Earth’ (The Sun – 2017), aka ULTRA Beach Hvar, returns to the stunning Croatian Island of Hvar on July 10, equipped…

Ultra Unveils Episode 2 of Documentary Series ’20 Years Of Ultra’

With the 20th anniversary just over one month away, Ultra Music Festival has released the second episode of ‘#20yearsofultra’, examining dance music culture in the early 2000’s alongside the growing pains and challenges associated with rapid expansion.   Characterized by minimal production and massive crowds, 2003 and 2004 are highlighted as significant turning points for…

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL DROPS RESISTANCE MIAMI LINEUP

With thirty-three events across five continents under its belt in 2017 alone, including an eight-week debut residency at Privilege Ibiza, ULTRA’s world-renowned RESISTANCE concept returns to Miami bigger and better than ever before, as it announces its mammoth lineup for 2018. Having significantly upgraded and expanded its presence across Bayfront Park last year, RESISTANCE will…

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 20TH ANNIVERSARY | PHASE ONE

Miami, FL (December 19, 2017) Having welcomed over one million fans to forty-five events internationally in 2017, the world’s largest, most international and most successful remaining independent electronic music festival brand is just three months away from its biggest show ever – ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL’s twentieth birthday. Incredibly, ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 2018 will see the Miami event alone exceed…

20 Years Of Ultra Coming Soon

2018 marks the 20th anniversary of Ultra Music Festival and the festival’s organisers have got something big planned. Ultra Music Festival has today unveiled the trailer for their 20th-anniversary event and features testimonials from the likes of Pete Tong, Carl Cox & Armin van Buuren about why the festival is so special. In the video…

Ultra Mexico Donates Portion of Ticket Sales to Recent Disasters

There’s been much more than just Ultra Music Festival in Mexico-related news the past few weeks. With two earthquakes and multiple hurricanes, it comes without saying that the country has been nothing less than devastated. The first edition of Ultra Mexico has been something electronic music lovers have been looking forward to for months, now. Now, there is even more…

TICKETS FOR ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL’S TWENTIETH ANNIVERSARY ON SALE NOW

In anticipation of its milestone 20th anniversary during  MIAMI MUSIC WEEK in March 2018, the twice crowned #1 festival in the world*, ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL, now drops the 2017 Official Aftermovie for this year’s festival. Through the lens of beloved videographer and ULTRA Worldwide staple, Charly Friedrichs (FINAL KID), the essence of 2017’s festival has been captured in razor sharp 4K.  From conception…

Road To ULTRA & RESISTANCE Latin America Dates & Lineups Announced!

RESISTANCE ANNOUNCES HISTORIC NINE-STOP TOUR OF LATIN AMERICA ROAD TO ULTRA RETURNS TO PERU AND CHILE, OCTOBER 7 & 14 LINEUPS FOR ALL ULTRA WORLDWIDE LATIN AMERICA DATES RELEASED TICKETS FOR ALL EVENTS ON SALE NOW Following the conclusion of RESISTANCE’s landmark 8-week residency at Privilege Ibiza and ULTRA Worldwide’s biggest tour of Asia to…

Ultra Music Festival Opens Ticket Registration for 20th Anniversary

Now that we’ve got the Tomorrowland Aftermovie out of the way, all eyes are back on Miami’s Ultra Music Festival. Ultra is even more special this year because it is the hugely important 20th Anniversary. While tickets previously went back on very limited sale back in May, the next round of ticket sales is ready to begin…

Road To ULTRA Peru Announces Full Lineup

Road To ULTRA Peru is returning for its third edition this October 7 and have announced Afrojack, Alesso and Nicky Romero as headliners, with Feed Me, Malaa, and The Zombie Kids as support. Following the success of previous years, this year’s show is being moved to Lima’s massive ‘Club Cultural’. This announcement follows the Resistance worldwide announcement which…

Ultra Europe Celebrates 5th Anniversary

ULTRA EUROPE CELEBRATES LANDMARK FIFTH ANNIVERSARY  OVER 120,000 REVELLERS ATTEND FROM 148 COUNTRIES  3.3 MILLION TUNE IN TO LIVESTREAM  ULTRA EUROPE RETURNS JULY 6-8, 2018 Destination Ultra returned to Croatia’s Dalmatian coast this past week, as over 120,000 attendees from 148 countries enjoyed the weeklong array of events. The flagship event, ULTRA Europe, was streamed…

Ultra Mexico Ticket Site Crashed by Massive Response

You’ve gotta admit that there are worse problems a festival could have than their ticket site crashing from too much interest. However Ultra Music Festival has been down this road before, and received heavy criticism for it in previous years. Tickets were supposed to go on sale for the first ever Ultra Mexico today, but the…

Ultra Beach Hvar 2017 Lineup

ULTRA Beach Hvar, ‘the greatest pool party on earth’ (The Sun – 2017), has announced the lineup for this summer’s edition, with superstar Dash Berlin taking up headline duties for the very first time.   The Dutch progressive house and trance legend will be making his ULTRA Beach debut, and will perform at no other event during…

DJ Snake Confirms That He’s Skipping EDC Vegas 2017

Wow that DJ Snake closing set at Ultra Music Festival was something else, wasn’t it? It might even have you itching for more DJ Snake mainstage madness at EDC Vegas 2017 coming up in June. Unfortunately, Snake poured some cold water all over those hopes letting his fans know he would not be at EDC…

Don Diablo drops a bruising future bass ID at Ultra Music Festival

Future house-heads hail Don Diablo as a master in his craft, outputting a variety of infectious releases through imprints such as Spinnin’, and his own, Hexagon. Like many of his peers, the Dutch producer used his time at Ultra’s main stage to debut a brand new original fit for the festival. The yet-to-be-titled track fits…

Tiësto treats fans to new, unnamed collaboration with KSHMR

Ultra is nearing the end of its second day, and artists are providing revelers with no shortage of new IDs that showcase what’s to come for them over the next year. Don Diablo debuted yet another punchy future bass offering, for example, while Kygo dropped two brand new vocal collaborations during his brief surprise set at…

Ultra Music Festival 2017 Announces Livestream Info

Ultra Music Festival 2017 is this week and that means it’s time to get the lowdown on this year’s livestream. This year the livestream will be hosted on Ultra’s website, and it will work in conjunction with YouTube once again! We’re sure nobody is sad to see Twitch go. The livestream will kick off on…

Ultra Japan Releases 2016 Aftermovie

After another memorable Ultra Japan festival, the time has come to unveil the 2016 aftermovie. Every year, Ultra Music Festival brings EDM to different destinations around the globe to give fans the chance to experience the astounding wonders of their festival. Making their third return to the country of Japan, Ultra Japan 2016 may have very well…

Ultra Brasil Unleashes Aftermovie & Announces 2017 Tickets On Sale!

Ultra Brasil 2016 – Aftermovie – The first Ultra event in Rio de Janeiro, Brasil was a success this past year, with more than 60,000 fans from all around the world flooding its gates to soak in the exhilarating music, dance and culture for two days. Ultra videographer Charly Friedrichs or Final Kid, has now delivered…

W&W To Return To Trance Under Side Project ‘NWYR’ At Ultra 2017

Yesterday, Ultra Music Festival finally dropped a monstrous phase 2 lineup with plenty of big names, but also a lot of artist alias projects from Ferry Corsten, Arty, Sander van Doorn and more. However, one of the biggest surprise aliases was hiding in plain sight and few even noticed it. A few weeks ago on Hardwell’s…

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES PHASE 2 OF 2017 LINEUP

Looking at the lineup there are a few names that jumped off the page as very special sets we know we will not be able to miss. For starters, it seems that long time Anjunabeats member Arty will be returning to the stage as his alias Alpha 9. Just a week ago, Arty released his first track under…

Multiple sources say Swedish House Mafia is reuniting in 2017; manager denies it

Multiple sources say Swedish House Mafia is reuniting in 2017; manager denies it According to Billboard, multiple sources close to Swedish House Mafia say the legendary trio is reuniting in 2017. The group’s longtime manager, Amy Thompson, however, is actively refuting these rumors: “there’s no reunion of Swedish House Mafia planned at all,” Thomson told Billboard. “Even…

Ultra 2017 Brings WOW Factor with Phase 1 Lineup

Ultra 2017 Brings WOW Factor with Phase 1 Lineup We must say that normally by the time Ultra Music Festival begins dropping its lineup, the demands from fans have reached a fever pitch. Maybe people have been a bit preoccupied with everything else going on lately, but Ultra’s decision to drop their 2017 Phase 1…

Road to ULTRA South America kicks off in Peru with Martin Garrix

Road to ULTRA South America kicks off in Peru with Martin Garrix In what has already been a historic year for the world’s most international festival brand, ULTRAWorldwide releases the long awaited lineups for the upcoming Road To ULTRA South Americatour in Peru, Chile, Bolivia, and Paraguay.   ROAD TO ULTRA PERU October 7, 2016 The…

ULTRA Singapore Drops Phase One Lineup

ULTRA Singapore Drops Phase One Lineup Having more than proved its worth with the initial Road To Ultra event in 2015, the world’s premier, award-winning and most successful independent music festival brand is expanding its presence inSingapore in September 2016, to a full scale two-day festival experience. The upgraded event is stacked with Phase One…

Ultra Music Festival Announces Exclusive Flash Sale!

Ultra Music Festival Announces Exclusive Flash Sale! ‘World’s #1 Festival’ to hold Exclusive Flash Sale // 1:00 p.m. est, May 9th, 2016. ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL: MARCH 24-26, 2017 MIAMI MUSIC WEEK: MARCH 21-26, 2017 Having recently been crowned ‘The World’s No. 1 Festival’ by almost half a million DJ Mag voters, Ultra Music Festival is…

OLIVER HELDENS & DON DIABLO’S SUPPOSED NEW COLLAB

WATCH THE WORLD PREMIERE OF OLIVER HELDENS & DON DIABLO’S SUPPOSED NEW COLLAB Over the years, it’s become an industry standard to use the massive audience of Ultra Music Festival as a proving ground for new ideas and unreleased music. As such, Don Diablo took advantage of his hour-long set to give fans a taste of what’s in…

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL SETS 2016

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL SETS 2016 For those of you like me who couldn’t make it to Miami this year for Ultra Music Festival, missing out on special sets is one of the most tragic things you can think of. From Zedd to Pendulum to Hardwell to Seth Troxler, whatever tickles your fancy, you weren’t there…

Major Lazer Drops New “Buddy Bye” Collab for Free DL

Major Lazer Drops New “Buddy Bye” Collab for Free DL Major Lazer teamed up with Toronto producer Grandtheft to revive the 1985 hit song “Buddy Bye” from reggae and dancehall legend Johnny Osbourne. Fans may remember that Major Lazer previously sampled Osbourne in their 2012 collaboration “Jah No Partial” with Flux Pavilion. Grandtheft first teased…

MAKJ Starts A ‘F*ck You Donald Trump’ Chant At Ultra

MAKJ Starts A ‘F*ck You Donald Trump’ Chant At Ultra Even though we don’t like to get too political here at , the current United States presidential race has been filled with connections to electronic music. For example, multiple candidates, including Hilary Clinton, have asked to use dance tracks at their events. Additionally, former Republican…

DEADMAU5 B2B ERIC PRYDZ FROM MIAMI

DEADMAU5 B2B ERIC PRYDZ FROM MIAMI Deadmau5 and Eric Prydz went back to back at the Sirius XM lounge today before Ultra Music Festival even opened its doors, giving artists a huge bar to overcome later in the day. We don’t doubt that someone will rise to the occasion, but this is a pretty damn…

The Prodigy Cancels Ultra Music Festival Performance

The Prodigy Cancels Ultra Music Festival Performance Sad news coming in from The Prodigy. Maxim, one of the core Prodigy members, is unable to travel or perform and they’ve been forced to cancel their Ultra Music Festival performance. They were scheduled to headline the Live Stage on Saturday night. Liam, the mastermind behind the signature big…

WATCH ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL LIVESTREAM: DAY 1

WATCH ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL LIVESTREAM: DAY 1 This year’s Ultra Music Festival is shaping up to be one of the best. I know we say that basically every year, but this year there’s a lot of basis for the statement. The return of Pendulum, a headlining set from Martin Garrix, live sets from The Prodigy,…

Felix Jaehn Is Ready To Take Over Miami Music Week 2016

Felix Jaehn Is Ready To Take Over Miami Music Week 2016 In 2015, dance music was dominated by artists like Jack U, Kygo, and Major Lazer, but an artist that arguably had a bigger year than all three of them was Felix Jaehn. The Hamburg native exploded onto the scene last year, going from a…

ULTRA BEGINS TO TEASE MAIN STAGE DESIGN ON SNAPCHAT

ULTRA BEGINS TO TEASE MAIN STAGE DESIGN ON SNAPCHAT While we’ve been making such a huge fuss about the lineup of Ultra Music Festival this year, one of the main attracting factors of the festival has been basically entirely overlooked: the stage. The main stage at Ultra is always a sight to behold, and we’d…

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL RELEASES ANNUAL COMPILATION OF PERFORMING ARTISTS

ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL RELEASES ANNUAL COMPILATION OF PERFORMING ARTISTS Every year, Ultra Music Festival heralds in Miami Music Week with an iTunes playlist that spans several EDM genres, specifically crafted to prepare those who are attending the festival itself. Over the past couple years, these albums have mostly showcased mainstage headliners that were scheduled to grace Miami with…

SIRIUSXM CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SIRIUSXM MUSIC LOUNGE IN MIAMI

SIRIUSXM CELEBRATES 10TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE SIRIUSXM MUSIC LOUNGE IN MIAMI This year SiriusXM will celebrate it’s 10th anniversary of the SiriusXM Music Lounge with a 3-day showcase featuring live DJ sets and interviews with the world’s biggest artists. Also, for it’s 12th consecutive year, SiriusXM will once again broadcast sets live from Ultra Music Festival….

ULTRA EUROPE DROPS STUNNING PHASE ONE LINEUP

ULTRA EUROPE DROPS STUNNING PHASE ONE LINEUP We’re still in the process of reeling from the incredible lineup that Ultra’s flagship festival in Miami is boasting, and the team is already on to showing us its phase one lineup for Ultra Europe. Held in Croatia at Poljud Stadium, popular acts like Above & Beyond, Martin…

THE WORLD’S WILDEST MUSIC FESTIVALS

THE WORLD’S WILDEST MUSIC FESTIVALS We’re all fans of festivals, but why stay at home? We compiled our Top 10 favorite global electronic music festivals and didn’t even scratch the surface! To see what we might have missed check out Fest300’s complete list of global festivals! 10. Ultra Music Festival  Location: Miami, FL, USA 9….

Ultra reveals Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as newest destination

Ultra reveals Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as newest destination Ultra Music Festival is officially heading to Brazil this year. As part of the international brand’s latest move to expand, Ultra has chosen Rio, Brazil, to be its newest destination among the Ultra Worldwide family. Joining the likes of Japan, South Africa, Croatia, and many more, Ultra…

Ultra Music Festival 2016 is Sold Out

Ultra Music Festival 2016 is Sold Out Either festival marketers are really smart or supply and demand for festivals is really high right now. In the past few months Dreamstate sold out its first event in amazing time. Then we told you that Electric Forest sold out nearly 6 months in advance. You probably already…

Fedde le Grand’s ‘Keep On Believing’ Music Video

Fedde le Grand’s ‘Keep On Believing’ Music Video Fedde le Grand continues to build anticipation for his second studio album with the release of “Keep On Believing.” The progressive single acts as the vocal counterpart to “Don’t Give Up,” a main stage-seeker that was initially teased during Ultra Music Festival’s 2013 aftermovie in Miami. Watch the vocal edition’s video treatment below:…

Nicky Romero & Stadiumx – Harmony

Nicky Romero & Stadiumx – Harmony Nicky Romero & Stadiumx release their new collaboration ‘Harmony‘ on Protocol Recordings. Played as an instrumental earlier this year during Nicky’s emphatic Ultra Music Festival Set, it only made sense for this highly anticipated collaboration with Stadiumx to receive a vocal rendition. Keeping the original backbone and melody intact,…

THE BIGGEST EDM REUNION IN YEARS IS SCHEDULED FOR ULTRA 2016

THE BIGGEST EDM REUNION IN YEARS IS SCHEDULED FOR ULTRA 2016 Since the announcement of their hiatus at the beginning of 2012, it was not clear whetherPendulum would ever reunite to grace the stage once again for a live performance. During a 2014 Knife Party Reddit AMA, Rob Swire expressed he “lost heart for the…

Ultra unveils new Resistance ‘Spider’ stage for 2016

Ultra unveils new Resistance ‘Spider’ stage for 2016 It was only earlier this year that Ultra Music Festivaldebuted their Resistance concept, a stage designed to cater to those with a taste for the underground amongst the heavily progressive and big room artists on the UMF lineup. The Resistance stage was a massive success and received…

Ultra Korea – 2016 Expandsion & 2015 Aftermovie

Ultra Korea – 2016 Expandsion & 2015 Aftermovie After a record-breaking 2015 edition, Ultra Korea has announced that it will be expanding the festival to three days in 2016 for its fifth anniversary event. The news coincides with the release of the official 2015 aftermovie. Ultra Korea’s event this past June saw a record 110,000…

Ultra Brasil will return in October 2016

Ultra Brasil will return in October 2016 Back in 2008, Ultra Music Festival made its first expansion outside of its original Miami location and into Brazil to develop its worldwide presence. Since then, Ultra has held sporadic festival editions in the South American country with the last occurring in 2011 with Swedish House Mafia headlining the event….

Firefly Music Festival Announces Insane Array of Artists for 2016 Lineup

Firefly Music Festival Announces Insane Array of Artists for 2016 Lineup With 2015 drawing to a close, the 2016 festival season is seemingly around the corner. This means lineups are beginning to be announced. The game of cat and mouse, where each festival is lobbying for you to buy their tickets — and ultimately attend…

Claude Vontroke and Green Velvet announce first official Get Real US tour

Claude Vontroke and Green Velvet announce first official Get Real US tour It is time to Get Real, North America. Claude Vonstroke and his newly established partner in crime, Green Velvet, are taking their freshly minted side-project Get Real on the road. Announcing their first official tour stretch, Claude and Velvet are primed for a…