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Ultra Music Festival Co-founder Dead At 43

14th January 2015

Alejandro Omes, one of the co-founders of Miami's Ultra Music Festival, has died, aged 43.Former bouncer Omes and Russell Faibisch created the now-legendary music festival, which has become one of the biggest events in the...

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Injured Security Guard Sues Ultra Music Festival Bosses

28th October 2014

A security guard who was injured during a stampede at Ultra Music Festival earlier this year (14) has filed a lawsuit against the event organisers.Erica MACk was hospitalised in March (14) after she was crushed...

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Officials Allow Ultra Music Festival To Continue In Miami

25th April 2014

Government officials in Miami, Florida have voted to keep the controversial Ultra Music Festival in the city, despite disagreement from the local mayor.On Thursday (24Apr14), Miami city commissioners voted four to one in favour of...

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Ultra Music Festival To Go Ahead Next Year

3rd April 2014

Florida's Ultra Music Festival will return in 2015 despite the multiple problems organisers faced last month (Mar14).The Mayor of Miami Tomas Regalado called for the city's electronic dance festival to be cancelled after a 21...

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Ultra Music Festival 2014: The Weekend Event's Most Memorable Moments

By Holly Williams | 31st March 2014

Ultra Music Festival turned out to be a bit of a rollercoaster of a weekend for everyone this year but, as usual, it's been three days of some of the most explosive electronic acts of...

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Avicii Drops Out Of Ultra Music Festival After Being Hospitalized

By Jack de Aguilar | 31st March 2014

Internationally renown DJ, Avicii, was forced out of his highly anticipated Saturday night slot at Ultra Music Festival after being hospitalized in Miami on Thursday afternoon due severe abdominal pain, nausea and fever from a...

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Security Guard Hospitalised In Ultra Music Festival Stampede

31st March 2014

A female security guard at the Ultra Music Festival in Miami, Florida is in critical condition after she was trampled by a mob of fans who stormed the venue without tickets.Contemporary Services Corporation guard Erica...

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Two Hospital Cases Linked To Ultra Festival - Security Guard & Avicii

By Elinor Cosgrave | 30th March 2014

Ultra, the Miami music festival, has been the focus of reports following one performer's admittance into hospital. Unfortunately Avicii, the Swedish DJ in question, is not the only person associated with the festival to have...

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Richie Incognito Touches Down In Miami For Ultra Music Festival 2014

By Michael West | 28th March 2014

Rich Incognito, the former Miami Dolphins offensive lineman who is currently a free agent, has arrived back in the city for the first time since January 1 to attend the Ultra Music Festival 2014. The...

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The Curious Case Of Avicii: Why Was Superstar Dj Hospitalized?

By Michael West | 28th March 2014

Avicii cancelled his show at Hyde Beach in Miami less than hour before he was due on-stage on Thursday (March 27, 2014). DJ Cassette told the crowd at the SLS Hotel in Miami Beach that...

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Avicii To Sell Unusual Merchandise At Ultra Music Festival Concept Store

By Michael West | 19th March 2014

Swedish producer and DJ Avicii is trying something different at next weekend's Ultra Music Festival - which promises to turn Miami into a three day rave in the sunshine. Avicii, whose song 'Wake Me Up'...

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Ultra Music Festival 2014: Here's Why You Should Head To Miami

By Stephanie Chase | 24th February 2014

Ultra Music Festival 2014 will once again be bringing together the biggest names in EDM in Miami. Alongside big-name DJ's there's also a fantastically diverse range of live acts that are ready to set the...

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Highlights From The Ultra Music Festival 2013! Swedish House Mafia, David Guetta, Fatboy Slim And More (Photos)

By Holly Williams | 26th March 2013

Swedish House Mafia at Ultra Musical Festival, MiamiAmerica's favourite EDM fest The Ultra Music Festival have rounded off their last weekend with an impressive line-up.We expected nothing less than exhilarating, flawless electronic finery from Ultra's...

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Dance Music Party Planned For Miami

6th February 2004

The world's top dance music acts, including THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS, PAUL OAKENFOLD and SASHA, will team up for America's biggest rave in Miami, Florida, next month (MAR04). The British trio will join the likes...

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