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In just a few months, the world’s greatest annual music festival will take place in Downtown Miami. ULTRA is returning to the extraordinary city for its 23rd edition. Building excitement for the renowned experience, the festival brand recently unveiled its Phase 1 lineup. With so many gifted artists representing every genre within EDM, tough decisions will have to be made. It’s important to prepare in advance with CULTR’s 5 Must-See Performances At Ultra Miami 2023.
A quick reminder, Ultra Music Festival Miami is one of the biggest, mist -in-demand electronic music festivals in the world. The tickets will sell out, but are currently available. Grab your tickets not to ensure you will be going and be apart of some highly sensational moment.
Now, lets start the list!
Starting out the list is innovative artist REZZ. Hailing from Canada, this pivotal producer has redefined the boundaries of sound with her gritty but hypnotic cross-genre of dubstep and riddim. REZZ’s stage presence is immaculate, with memorable performances at the most prominent venues, such as EDC Las Vegas, Red Rocks, and Lost Lands. Her most recent album, Spiral, shocked her fanbase via spellbinding tracks, like “Chemical Bond” with Deathpact, “Taste Of You”, and “Menace”. This Ukrainian superstar launched her own label HypnoVizion to close out the year. Make sure to catch her dropping haymakers of bass from the new platform at Ultra Miami.
A match made in heaven, Kx5 is the collaborative project of deadmau5 and Kaskade. The two artists are veterans of the music industry, both with tens of millions of listeners. Kaskade made history in 2021 as the first-ever public concert at Los Angeles’ SoFi Stadium, which featured a surprise performance from deadmau5. This duo of Grammy-nominated producers has exponentially grown Kx5’s following in 2022. Their debut single Escape has been played and remixed by the biggest names in the electronic scene. As they take Kx5 to next level, their Ultra Miami performance will be legendary.
Tale Of Us
This tale can be traced back to Milan, where Karm and Matteo met during their adolescence. The two artists have rapidly expanded the mythical influence of Tale Of Us since then. Creating a unique auditory and visual experience, this duo is paving the way for future techno and trance acts. Their acclaimed series ‘Afterlife’ has blessed mammoth crowds at the prime venue of Hï Ibiza for the last three years. Tale Of Us’ sound engineering takes listeners on an interstellar journey to an alternate dimension, one that is dominated by fascinating sounds. Let them take you somewhere you have never been before during their performance at Ultra Miami.
Ganja White Night
Often referred to as the founding fathers of wubz, Ganja White Night consists of the creative duo Benjamin “Bamby” Bayeul and Charlie “Erwan” Dodson. Raised in Belgium, their iconic “Wobble” sound has inspired a myriad of upcoming artists. With more than a decade of mind-bending discography, GWN has not stopped once on their mission to push the limits of bass. One of the highlights of GWN’s live performances is their sensational visuals. The vibrant colors and distortions make ravers question the nature of their reality. Take part in GWN’s once-in-a-lifetime experience at Ultra in March.
At the very peak of Brazil’s music scene, Vintage Culture has gained an unbelievable amount of production expertise and live mixing abilities over the span of his career. This Brazilian bass, deep house, and tech house artist has catapulted his name to the top of the charts in 2022. Touring with the revered Swedish House Mafia during the last few months, Vintage Culture has dropped heater after heater, bringing groovy basslines and original sound design to dance floors internationally. Each one of his sets is completely different from the last, forging a one-of-a-kind experience for his fans. Ultra Miami will follow in the footsteps of this pattern.
Check out Ultra Music Festival 2023’s Phase 1 Lineup below: