Skrillex and Boys Noize make a pretty damn good team. The tag team ripped up the Ultra Worldwide tent on Sunday, March 17, as they made their debut at Ultra Music Festival as Dog Blood. The set was killer and it was a treat since they were only on the lineup for the first weekend. Needless to say, festival goers had quite an experience to watch Skrillex drop the bass alongside his other half; Boys Noize who brought his signature beats.
Since receiving praise for their smash single "Feel The Love" (Ft. John Newman), the acclaimed East London quartet Rudimental have scheduled their American introduction in support of their forthcoming debut on Big Beat records “Home." The foursome will be kicking off the festivities in Austin at SXSW where they will perform full band and live DJ sets followed by Ultra Music Festival, as well as shows in New York and Los Angeles.
Now, a sweet remix has surfaced by none other than LA-based funk producer and DJ, Kill Paris. On the rise as a producer, Kill Paris brings in his modern funk and disco sounds to this track. Listen below and enjoy!
“This has been a particular dream of mine for quite a number of years: the American DJ tour done differently,” says Markus. “Now it’s locked and we’re priming this to be a unique experience…for you, me, all of us! I’m going to be coming round your way this spring with something musically and visually very special indeed. I hope you’re ready!”
Following in the footsteps of many musical legends, Markus Schulz will be stepping aboard his new mobile ‘home-away-from-home’ for 4+ weeks of on-the-road madness! For his biggest ever successive run of US dates, the holder of DJ Times magazine’s 2012/2013 "America’s Best DJ" title is bringing his singular tour vision to your city.
Laidback Luke, the ever versatile producer and label head at Mixmash Records, is out with a new jammer called "Pogo." On this track, Luke has teamed up with London MC, Majestic to create the heavy bass and pounding kick filled song. Following the release of the ‘Dub Mix’ earlier this month, the full single is out now on Beatport and features the full vocal mix as well as remixes from heavyweights Chuckie, Congorock, H.P. Vince and Deorro.
Just a week shy of the kick off of Weekend 1 festivities of Ultra Music Festival, the fest's organizers have given fans yet another treat to add to the list. The entire 6 days of the festival will be live streamed on UMFTV as "Ultra Live" for the first time ever! So if you can't make it down to Miami this year, no worries. You can catch the live stream of the event and witness all the amazing musical moments that will ensue over both weekends! Weekend 2 is sold out but limited Weekend 1 tickets are still available...so it's highly suggested to snatch them up before they're all gone!
For tickets, please visit the official Ultra Music Festival site here.
Finally, we're down to 10 days until the first weekend kicks off for Ultra Music Festival. Two weekends means twice the fun and just in the nick of time, the folks over at Ultra have released the site map of Bayfront Park! The various stages are in the process of being put up with hints of some "surprises" to go along with them. Head over to the official Ultra Facebook and Twitter pages to keep up to date. Weekend 1 tickets are almost sold out, so grab them quick!
Miami Music Week is down to the 10-day countdown and it’s about that time to start setting your plans in stone. Miami will be home to not only the fans but an ultra-stellar group of all-star artists, Thomas Gold being one of them. Gold and his camp have revealed his various parties throughout WMC/MMW and of course, Ultra Music Festival.
Friday, March 15 marks the kick off party at Space with “Thomas Gold Presents Fanfare” featuring special guests Feenixpawl & Otto Knows. The following night, Saturday, March 16, WALL welcomes Thomas Gold and Friends before he makes his weekend one appearance at Ultra on Sunday, March 17 with a performance on the “Megastructure” stage.