Ultra Music Festival Phase 2 Lineup Drops, Adding More Live Performances

Ultra Music Festival has revealed its phase 2 lineup, and it does not disappoint! Besides the typical DJ lineup, this year’s lineup seems to have a little more focus towards the live performance side things. Those performances include fan favorites like Gryffin’s live set, Gareth Emery’s Lazerface, , ’s custom-designed …

Martin Garrix's Label STMPD RCRDS Returns for Ultra Miami 2020 Takeover

Martin Garrix and his STMPD RCRDS are quintessential to the EDM scene, so its especially exciting to have the label return to Ultra Miami 2020 with its very own stage takeover. Ultra just revealed STMPD RCRDS as a stage host, joining NGHTMRE & Slander‘s already announced Gud Vibrations takeover on the same stage. Last year, STMPD took …

Ultra Music Festival Announces Phase One of the 2020 Resistance Miami Lineup

Last month, Ultra Music Festival announced the phase one lineup for its 2020 festival in Miami. The lineup had a mix EDM and deeper house and techno artists for the festival’s return to Bayfront Park. In lieu announcing a full phase two just yet, Ultra has announced the full phase …

Ultra Miami's Bayfront Park Gets Major Environmentally Friendly Upgrade

Ultra Miami‘s home Bayfront Park is getting a major upgrade with its brand new, environmentally friendly strategy. According to a report, Florida Power & Light (FPL) is integrating over 500 solar panels to power events, such as Ultra Music Festival. It’s expected that the new installments will generate more power …

EDM Absolutely Dominated The Facebook Live Video Charts for 2019

Every year, it seems that new media mediums are popping up. And if they’re there, why not track them? Billboard developed its own Top Facebook Live Videos chart, a monthly look at the widest-reaching and most-reacted-to videos posted by musicians on Facebook Live, as tracked by media analytics company Shareablee. The …

Steve Aoki Teams Up For New Pop Collaboration With… Sting??

Steve Aoki has teamed up for a larger than life collaboration featuring Sting and SHAED. “2 In A Million” released yesterday, December 6th, Ultra Music along with an ficial music video premiere. The song rocks a driving pop/dance beat, strong enough to hold its own against the powerhouse vocals  Sting and …

Listen to Anabel Englund and Jamie Jones' effervescent track, 'Messing with Magic'

Anabel Englund and Jamie Jones are set to release a new single, ‘Messing with Magic’ MK’s Detroit-based label, Area 1/Ultra Music. Englund was previously a key member of Jamie Jones and Lee Foss‘s Hot Natured group alonside Ali Love. Traversing through dark and deep to bright and poppy, ‘Messing with …

Ultra Just Revealed Another Stage Takeover & This One Could Be REALLY Special

Ultra Miami is shaping up to be better than ever in 2020. With its epic return to Bayfront Park and a strong Phase 1 we can expect nothing but the very best in music and production. Just announced, Hardwell‘s very own label is making an appearance. In celebration its 10th …

EXCLUSIVE: Ultra Still Without Finalized Bayfront Park Contract, Speaks Out

Ultra Music Festival just recently released a stellar phase 1 lineup, with exciting acts like Flume, Zedd, Gesaffelstein, Major Lazer, Martin Garrix, and more either returning to the festival or making their debut. With less than four months to go, preparations for the annual event, this coming year returning to …

Ultra Drops Phase 1 Lineup For 2020 With Flume, Gesaffelstein, Martin Garrix, & More

Ultra Music Festival returns to Bayfront Park in 2020 and just dropped the lineup for its 22nd edition. With Flume already a confirmed headliner as yesterday, the rest the lineup is actually a perfect blend predictable and astonishing. What we thought would be a NGHTMRE B2B SLANDER set on the …

Ultra Music Festival Releases 2020 Edition Lineup You Can’t Miss

Ultra Music Festival has ficially started the day f on the right track. Today, the world popular festival has released its 2020 edition lineup and you certainly do not want to miss it. This lineup features many talented artists and a great amount one–a-kind back to backs that you just …

Swedish House Mafia Just Erased Their Entire Instagram

Not long after Steve Angello and Sebastian Ingrosso mysteriously wiped their Instagram accounts, their iconic supergroup Swedish House Mafia has followed suit. Meanwhile, fellow member Axwell‘s Instagram account remains active. Swedish House Mafia previously cleared their ficial Instagram account following the group’s 2018 reunion at Ultra Music Festival, just before they announced a …

Swedish House Mafia Members Erase Their Instagrams

Remember when Swedish House Mafia completely wiped their Instagram account? This was following the group’s 2018 reunion at Ultra Music Festival, just before they announced a wave special shows and festival performances. The silent, almost cryptic message was hinting at something bigger. No one could have anticipated what Swedish House Mafia had planned. …

Ultra Achieves World Record for Biggest Festival Brand with Addition of New Location

Ultra Music Festival is now ficially the world’s largest festival brand with the addition its newest destination, Abu Dhabi, and return to India. Before returning to Miami next year, Ultra will circle the Indian Ocean, with stops in Cape Town, Johannesburg, Abu Dhabi, Hyderabad, New Delhi, Melbourne and Sydney. In …

BREAKING: Ultra Makes Major Change In Its Layout for Return To Bayfront

While last year’s Ultra Music Festival went through its share growing pains, even for the first (and only) year at the venue, one the most spectacular and commonly lauded aspects was the instantly popular Resistance Island. Now, as Ultra returns to its longtime home Bayfront Park, it’s bringing Resistance Island …

NGHTMRE & Grabbitz Unleash Their Genre-Bending Collaboration, "Bruises" [MUST LISTEN]

Over the past weekend, NGHTMRE & Grabbitz both started teasing their new collaboration, “Bruises.” Having been played out sparsely over the past couple months, the wild single is finally here now, exclusively premiered by Billboard Dance. The single is something new for both artists, with a greater emphasis on pop …

The 2019 Ultra After Movie Is Finally Here & It’s Spectacular

The potential for failure at this year’s Ultra Music Festival 2019 in Miami was high. With only months to coordinate a full festival at a new venue, vendors, production, artists, transportation and everything had to be decided at a moment’s notice. And apart from some unfortunate travel issues after the …

WATCH: Ultra Unveils Miami 2020 Trailer for Its Highly Anticipated Return To Bayfront

Ultra Music Festival is coming back to Bayfront Park. After an interest 12 months when the festival was in a state flux with respect to its venue, and a rather interesting edition on Virginia Key, UMF will return to its longtime home Bayfront Park in proper Miami, FL. In celebration …

NGHTMRE & ZHU’s Highly Anticipated Collab Is Finally Here And Even Better Than Expected

There’s a banging new sound from NGHTMRE, released today through Ultra Music. With a remix package his A$AP Ferg collaboration recently landing, the producer and DJ this time works alongside the immensely talented ZHU for ‘Man’s First Inhibition.’ Along with rapper Kidd Keem, the guys piece together various textures for …

REPORT: EDM To Experience Monumental Growth Over The Coming Decades

A new, detailed market report expects the electronic dance music industry to experience huge growth between now and 2046. The report, released by Industry Research fers insight on the following: production, growth rate, consumption, market share, production volume, price, gross margin, and revenue. An overview past years and the current market, …

Ultra Miami will return to Bayfront Park in 2020

After what has seemed like a never-ending saga of city politics and debate, Miami commissioners have narrowly approved Ultra Music Festival return to their original home at Bayfront Park. Driven by residential complaints of excessive noise and unruly festival-goers, the city voted unanimously to deny Ultra’s contract at long standing …

Ultra Music Festival Returning to Bayfront Park for 2020 Edition

Ultra Music Festival fans, great news has finally come upon us about the ficial location for the festival’s 2020 edition. After what feels like centuries not knowing what was in store for the world-famous festival, the Miami City Commission ficially voted on a contract that would bring back the festival …

BREAKING: Ultra Music Festival Will Return To Its Bayfront Park Home for 2020

Ultra Music Festival 2020 Will Return To Its Bayfront Park Home The Miami City Commission was set to vote today on a contract that would invite Ultra Music Festival to return to Bayfront Park in 2020. After hours deliberation, which included testimonials from the public and city leaders, the commission …

Ultra Music Festival Launches New Sustainability Program, But Still Doesn't Have A Home

Ultra Music Festival promises to continue its Mission: Home environmental protection and sustainability campaign at next year’s event and beyond. Initiatives including the Leave No Trace policy, a full recycling program, and plastic reduction efforts all strive to keep Ultra environmentally friendly — and proved successful in 2019. According to Ultra, …