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College Student Dies After Attending Ultra Music Festival

A University of Miami student has died after attending to the 2016 Ultra Music Festival. According to The Miami Herald, 21-year-old Adam Levine visited the Miami electronic…
James Grebey / March 22, 2016

Ultra Music Festival 2016 Lineup: Afrojack, Caribou, Kaskade, and More

Ultra Music Festival has released the first phase of its 2016 lineup, featuring headliners Armin Van Buuren, Carl Cox, David Guetta, Kygo, Martin Garrix, and…
Harley Brown / December 17, 2015

British Soldier Found Dead After Attending Miami’s Ultra Music Festival

British soldier Private Shaun Cole was reportedly found dead in Miami last Sunday after attending the Ultra Music Festival in South Florida. According to Billboard, the…
Rachel Brodsky / April 1, 2015

Ultra Music Festival Patron, 21, Found Dead

For the second year in a row, Miami's Ultra Musical Festival left one fan dead. According to the Miami New Times, 21-year-old local resident Adonis…
Dan Reilly / April 1, 2014

Security Guard in Critical Condition After Gatecrashers Storm Ultra

Gatecrashers massing outside Ultra Music Festival toppled a fence and trampled a private security guard late Friday, reports the Miami Herald. Police say that the…
Philip Sherburne / March 29, 2014

Ultra Music Festival 2014 Live-Stream: Deadmau5, Tiesto, Zedd, and More

Ultra Music Festival is taking over Miami's Bayfront Park right now and fans everywhere can witness the extravaganza. That's right: Organizers are live-streaming the three-day…
Kyle McGovern / March 28, 2014

Festlove 2014: Dates and Lineups for Coachella, Bonnaroo, Ultra, and More

As 2013 comes to a close, festival organizers around the world have already set their sights on 2014. Once again, SPIN has assembled a list…
SPIN Staff / December 30, 2013

Ultra Music Festival 2014 Lineup: Tiesto, M.I.A, David Guetta, Cut Copy, and More

Tiësto, David Guetta, M.I.A., Basement Jaxx, and Avicii are all headed to next year's Ultra Music Festival. Organizers for the annual electronic music event have…
Kyle McGovern / December 18, 2013

Ultra Music Festival’s Payment Plan Will Run You $509.70, Shipping Included

Ultra Music Festival's IT department had it rough on May 21. That was the day that three-day passes for the Miami festival's 2014 edition went…
Philip Sherburne / August 8, 2013

Ultra Music Festival Shrinks Back Down to One Weekend for 2014

UPDATE: A second weekend for Ultra Music Festival 2014 is still possible, pending approval from the City of Miami Commission. Ultra organizers released the following…
Kyle McGovern / March 28, 2013

Ultra Music Festival 2013 in Photos: Avicii, Bikinis, and… Slash?

For its second weekend, the 15th annual Ultra Music Festival set Miami on fire on March 22, 23, and 24. The annual electronic music bacchanal…
SPIN Staff / March 26, 2013

Ultra Music Festival Will Proceed as Planned Despite Screen Accident

Despite an LCD screen accident that sent three stage workers to the hospital, the Ultra Music Festival in Miami will open today as scheduled. Well,…
Daniel Kreps / March 15, 2013

Two People Critically Injured After Ultra Music Festival LED Screen Collapse

Just 24 hours before Miami's Ultra Music Festival was scheduled to open, stage elements collapsed on site, seriously injuring two workers, reports CBS Miami. Miami…
Philip Sherburne / March 15, 2013

Ultra Music 2013 Adds the Weeknd, Skrillex, and Sleigh Bells

The Weeknd, Sleigh Bells, Snoop Dogg, Azealia Banks, and more have been added to Miami's Ultra Music Festival lineup, according to an official announcement released…
Kyle McGovern / January 25, 2013

Rave On: Miami Approves Ultra Music Festival’s Second Weekend

Never mind what Homer Simpson thinks; democracy works! And for once, it worked in the ravers' favor. The Miami City Commission voted yesterday to approve…
Philip Sherburne / January 11, 2013

‘Footloose’ in Miami: Could City Commission Cancel Ultra’s Second Weekend?

When Miami's Ultra Music Festival announced in October that its 2013 edition would take place over two consecutive weekends in March, it was greeted as…
Philip Sherburne / January 10, 2013

Ultra Music Festival Expands to Two Weekends for 2013

Not to be outdone by Coachella, Miami's preeminent EDM blowout Ultra Music Festival is expanding to two weekends for its 15th installment in March 2013.
Chris Martins / October 15, 2012

The New Rave Generation

Almost 15 years after SPIN prematurely declared an American "electronica revolution," it's happening. Led by a former emo foot soldier turned mini-shaman, kids are going…
Philip Sherburne / September 14, 2011