Posts Tagged ‘Ultra Music Festival’

Ultra Music Festival Founder Alex Omes Has Been Found Dead

January 14th, 2015
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Alex Omes, founder of Ultra Music Festival, was found dead on Monday.

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Ultra Music Festival 2015 Lineup Announced Featuring Avicii, Skrillex And Tiesto

December 30th, 2014
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Ultra Music Festival, a Miami-based EDM fest, will take place March 27-29, 2015. The first phase of the lineup for the event has just been announced, and it includes big names like Skrillex, David Guetta and Bassnectar.
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Ultra Music Festival Begins Use Of Minimum Age Policy

September 4th, 2014
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For the first time in its fifteen year history, Ultra Music Festival is invoking a minimum age of attendance to its flagship festival in Miami. The introduction of an 18 and over only rule comes in the wake of efforts to shut down the festival entirely due to a number of escalating incidents in years past, coming to a head at the latest festival. Read more…

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Basement Jaxx Announces New Album Junto For August 2014 Release

May 20th, 2014
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Basement Jaxx will be releasing their first official album in four years on August 26.
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LISTEN: Basement Jaxx Releases New Track “Unicorn”

May 3rd, 2014
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British duo Basement Jaxx has released a new track, “Unicorn,” from their upcoming, currently untitled album.
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Miami’s Ultra Music Festival Will Return in 2015, Despite Efforts to Cancel It

April 25th, 2014
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When the Ultra Music Festival came back to Miami this year it brought us the music talents of Deadmau5, Tiesto, Kaskade, and Diplo but also a laundry list of negative incidents. The pall cast over the event was so severe that Miami mayor Tomas Regalado and city commissioner Marc Sarnoff tried to get Ultra to leave town for good. The two filed a motion to ban the festival from the city. However the city council overruled them, filing a motion affirming Ultra’s contract with the city, voting in favor of the musical mayhem by a count of four votes to one.
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WEBCAST: Watch Live Stream of Ultra Music Festival 2014

March 29th, 2014

The 16th Annual Ultra Music Festival got underway Friday in Miami. The festival runs until Sunday and is one of the largest of its kind for electronic music. People from all over the world will flood into south Florida for the event, bringing in over $78 million in revenue to the local economy.
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Skrillex Announces Summer 2014 Tour Dates

March 10th, 2014
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EDM master Skrillex is set to embark on a tour heavily peppered with festivals and gigs at some of the best outdoor venues in America. Mothership Tour 2014 will also feature Dillon Francis by the DJ’s side, as well as Milo & Otis, What So Not and French producer DJ Snake.
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Ultra South Africa Announce 2014 Lineup Featuring Tiesto, Afrojack, Alesso and More

December 9th, 2013
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Founded in Miami in 1999, the Ultra Music Festival has maintained a commanding presence in its Florida home each year, and has now expanded to several cities all over the world. In February 2014, the festival will make its way to South Africa for the first time, with installments taking place in Cape Town and Johannesburg.
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Ultra Music Festival Confirms Avicii, Armin Van Buuren and Carl Cox for 2013 Lineup

December 20th, 2012

Following confirmation this year’s Ultra Music Festival, held in sunny downtown Miami, will be expanded to cover two three-day weekends—wherein supergroup Swedish House Mafia will perform their last-ever show—the promotion has now confirmed a host of headlining acts for Ultra Europe, including Swedish superstar AVICII, Dutch trance artist Armin Van Buuren and house legend Carl Cox. Read more…

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