ULTRA MUSIC EXPANDS NORDIC OPERATIONS

MICHEL PETRE APPOINTED MANAGING DIRECTOR FOR ULTRA’S SCANDINAVIAN OPERATIONS Major independent label Ultra Records bolsters its operations in Scandinavia with the appointment of music industry veteran Michel Petré as the helm. Petré started his music career 44 years ago in one of Stockholm’s first import record stores. He has a long-standing career of gold and multiplatinum awarded hits and artists throughout […]

Ultra 2018 Phase 1 Lineup Released

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 two million attendees spanning […]

Ultra Music Festival 2017

Ultra Music Festival 2018 Tickets Are Now On Sale

After dropping their intense aftermovie to get fans hype for next year, Ultra Music Festival 2018 tickets are now finally on sale! Thousands of fans get together for the electronic dance music festival in Miami, Florida every year, but next year is extra special, being their 20th anniversary. UMF features some of the hottest performers in […]

Ultra Music Festival 2017

Ultra Reports Less Arrests, Medical Calls and Zero Deaths

What a great way to start off the festival season! It seems like the crowd at Ultra is maturing and the changes made this year benefitted. With only 35 arrests made all weekend that represents a 50% decrease from 2016. Only 59 people were transported to nearby hospitals from Ultra Music Festival. There were no […]

Ultra Music Festival 2017

The 5 Most Overplayed Tracks from Ultra Music Festival 2017

With Ultra Music Festival done and attendees finally feeling the post-festival withdrawals we can finally talk about the one topic that everyone agrees on which are the most overplayed tracks during the Ultra weekend. We posted a question on the Ultra Music Festival 2017 (Miami) group on Facebook, which asks those who attended the festival […]

UMF in Miami

20 Reasons to Attend Ultra Music Festival in Miami

Ultra Music Festival has been a big part of the Miami electronic music scene since 1999 where it all took place on the sands of South Beach to now where it is held in Bayfront Park in downtown Miami using the beautiful city’s skyline as its backdrop. Over the years UMF has grown to be […]

Tomorrowland Main Stage 2005-2015

The Technological Future of Music Festivals

Music festivals are nothing new and go far back in time than any of us can remember. I have attended music festivals as early as Ultra Music Festival in 2006. I can tell you a lot has changed since then which also includes a lot of the technologies used within the festival grounds. Ticketing Everything […]

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Undercover Police: The Obvious Dopes of Music Festivals

Being at a festival and looking for party favors (drugs) is incredibly tricky. Or so I’ve heard. Turning on that bloodhound sense of smell, sniffing out who’s holding a beer and who’s chugging water by the liter; observing who’s dancing quite hard and who seems to be sitting down in a trance with just as […]