DT: MARCH 17, 2014
FR: ALEXANDRA GREENBERG/MSO
UMF RADIO TO BE BROADCAST ON SIRIUSXM
LIVE FROM ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL AND MIAMI MUSIC WEEK
ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 92% SOLD OUT
LAST REMAINING GA TICKETS ON SALE
LIVE PAINTING BY WORLD-RENOWNED GRAFFITI ARTIST
ALEC MONOPOLY ALSO CONFIRMED FOR ULTRA XVI
ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL has today announced that its longstanding UMF RADIO show will be broadcasting live and direct from Miami Music Week acrossSIRIUSXM. Kicking off on Friday, March 21 at 12:00 pm ET and going right through to Monday, March 31, 2014, UMF Radio on SiriusXM will be broadcasting live from the sixteenth annual edition of ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL, as well as other notable events across Miami Music Week.
Featuring live performances and interviews with the world’s most popular DJs, producers and international dance music artists, the limited-run, 24/7, commercial-free channel will be aired LIVE from ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL, Miami, as the world’s premier electronic music event gears up to open its doors to over 165,000 loyal Ultranauts in just over one weeks time.
Broadcasting some of the biggest DJ sets from ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL – from artists including Above & Beyond, Afrojack, Armin van Buuren, Avicii, Borgore,Carnage, Cedric Gervais, Danny Avila, David Guetta, Fedde Le Grand, Gareth Emery, Hardwell, Kaskade, Krewella, Martin Garrix, Mat Zo, Nicky Romero, Sander van Doorn, Showtek, Steve Angello, Tiësto, W&W, Zedd and more – UMF Radio will also be welcoming SiriusXM’s ‘Music Lounge,’featuring interviews with key artists such as Tiësto, Hardwell, Armin van Buuren and more.
UMF Radio will air on SiriusXM’s ‘Electric Area’, via satellite on channel 52, and through the SiriusXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com. For rebroadcast times, please visit www.siriusxm.com/electricarea.
To add to this, ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL will also be welcoming world-renowned New York-based graffiti artist ALEC MONOPOLY as its esteemed artistic collaborator for Ultra XVI this month.
Having worked with the likes of Avicii, Afrojack and Nervo on a number of visually artistic collaborations spanning 2013, Alec—who will live paint at the festival–is certainly no stranger to the world of electronic music, as he prepares to bring his live street-art inspired renditions to Bayfront Park Downtown Miami from March 28-30. Critically acclaimed by the likes of Billboard, Wall Street Journal, Rolling Stone, Huffington Post and Complex Magazine amongst many others, Alec Monopoly completes the final line up for this year’s Ultra Music Festival, alongside the latest DJ additions including The Chainsmokers, Sick Individuals, Sydney Blu, White Noize, DKS, Stefano Noferini, Phunk Investigation and Plastik Funk among others. For this year’s complete line up head to www.ultramusicfestival.com/lineup
ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL 92% SOLD OUT!
FINAL DATE FOR SHIPPING – MARCH 20, 2014
Whilst VIP tickets have now completely sold out, extremely limited GA tickets remain for Ultra XVI from $399.95. Each ticketholder will not only get all the same incredible performances, world-class production and electric atmosphere that Ultra delivers each year, but also ‘A New Level’ and ‘A New Experience’ that will make 2014’s festival the most impressive and enjoyable experience to date. With over 90% already gone, and with the last date for shipping being this Thursday, March 20, you’ll have to act fast to avoid disappointment.
Head to www.ultramusicfestival.com for your final chance to purchase tickets now.
About Ultra Worldwide™
ULTRA WORLDWIDE is the global brand of the World’s Premier Electronic Music event ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL. An internationally renowned event that has taken place every March since its inception in 1999, Ultra Music Festival celebrated its 15th anniversary in Miami in 2013, by becoming the first ever major electronic festival to produce an event over two consecutive weekends. Boasting the hottest names and the finest talent to be found anywhere on the planet, Ultra Worldwide is now the most international festival brand in the world by far, as it continues to transport the unrivaled experience from its Miami flagship event to an ever-growing number of destinations and fans all over the globe. Add in their pioneering live stream, ‘Ultra Live’ and Ultra Worldwide is able to bring the festival experience online to over 11 million unique viewers globally.
Over the past 15 years, literally thousands of the world’s most iconic DJs, producers and live acts have mesmerized audiences with awe-inspiring sets at Ultra events in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Croatia, Ibiza, Korea, South Africa and of course Miami. Each new global edition has been founded on the same successful formula that has been perfected over 15 years in Miami, combining the most diverse electronic talent with the most technologically advanced, large-scale festival productions in the world.
In 2014, Ultra continues to push the boundaries, bringing its unparalleled combination of cutting edge production and the world’s best electronic acts back to its previous strongholds and to new frontiers across the globe. With a brand new edition already complete in South Africa, and with a first Japanese edition due later this year too, 2014 will see Ultra in NINE COUNTRIES and FIVE CONTINENTS.
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For more information on ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL, contact:
Alexandra Greenberg/MSO PR
818 380 0400 x223, [email protected]