Skrillex & Diplo Lead Phase 2 Ultra Music Festival Lineup as Jack U
With a little over 50 days left until Ultra kicks off at Miami’s Bayfront Park on March 28, the festival’s organizers have unveiled the second phase of the artist lineup. The second phase includes the additions of dance heavyweights including Cedric Gervais, Fedde Le Grand, John Digweed, as well as the festival debut of Skrillex and Diplo’s collaborative side project Jack U. Other artists added include America’s Best DJ 2013 nominees Alvin Risk, RL Grime, Crizzly, and Paper Diamond in addition to underground and upcoming artists like Henry Fong, Rebecca & Fiona, and Viceroy.
Organizers have also revealed the stage breakdowns for the weekend. Ultra’s Main Stage will be headlined by Tiesto, Avicii, and Hardwell over the course of the weekend, while the Live Stage’s headline performers include Gesaffelstein, Empire of the Sun, and Subfocus (Live). The Ultra Megastructure will host Carl Cox & Friends’ 10th Anniversary on Friday and Saturday before transforming into Armin van Buuren’s ASOT 650 New Horizons arena for the festival’s final day. Other stage highlights include the Underground Story stage on Friday and Saturday, a trap/bass music takeover of Ultra Worldwide’s arena, and an indie dance-themed UMF Radio stage on Sunday.