Imagine some of the top names in House, Pop and Electronic music and you will have a good idea of what to expect for the 2013 Ultra Music Festival line up. Some of the headliners include Skrillex, The Weekend, Sleigh Bells, Azealia Banks, Snoop Dogg, Fatboy Slim, Boys Noize, The Bloody Beetroots, Kaskade and many more. The festival is a double weekend musical festival that takes place in Bayfront Park in Miami, Florida.
Miami’s Ultra Music Festival is one of the largest music festivals in Florida. In fact, over 150,000 people are expected to attend this year as well as an additional weekend of music festivities has been added to the roster of events. Some of the 2012 performers included Skrillex, Kraftwerk, M83, Duck Sauce, Fatboy Slim, Justice, Armin Van Buuren, Ferry Cortsen, SBTRKT and many more acts. The musical festival seems to be expanding each year as well as becoming one of the most well respected Electronic Music festivals in the world.
Let us take a look at two of the most celebrated and anticipated headliners this year and see what we can expect from one of the most exciting music festivals on the planet. Additionally, these two performers are returning to the festival from last year and are expected to pull out a lot more tricks and stunts this year. Moreover, these two performers were some of the favorites from last year and are expected to release some new material for the 2013 Ultra Music Festival as well.
Fatboy Slim is the moniker for DJ, producer and musician Norman Cook. He has been in the music industry since 1979 and in 1996 released his first album under the Fatboy Slim name with Better Living Through Chemistry to much critical acclaim and success. He is a returning favorite at the festival and is expected to unleash a few new songs this year.
Skrillex is the stage name of Sonny John Moore. Moore launched his career as an upcoming Electronic musician in 2002. He has performed all over the world as well as retained a well respected image for himself as DJ and House musician. He was nominated for 5 Grammy awards in 2011 and has become a living legend of the genre of House music called Dub Step. Expect flare and fireworks with this performed at the 2013 Ultra Music Festival.