UR1 Festival Adds Jane’s Addiction, Animal Collective, Peter Murphy & More To Inaugural Lineup
The UR1 Music & Art Festival will cross-pollinate music, art, performance and design for a once in a lifetime experience this December in Miami. The festival’s promoters are set to bring the world’s best DJs, indie and established acts, and performance and visual artists together for one weekend. Set to take place December 8 & 9, 2012 at Bayfront Park in Downtown Miami, UR1 will feature multiple stages over the 32-acre property during the 11th annual Art Basel Miami Beach.
Kanye West, The Offspring, Lou Reed, Fun. and Santigold were announced as artists set to perform at UR1 in the first reveal. The festival’s promoters are thrilled to add a number of the biggest and brightest names in a variety of music genres as part of the second artist reveal today, including:
- Iconic musicians including Jane's Addiction, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame guitarist Slash and “Godfather of Goth” Peter Murphy
- Groundbreaking, multi-genre artists including the recently reformed Dead Can Dance, Animal Collective and Flying Lotus
- Critically praised artists-on-the-rise Holy Ghost!, Glass Candy, Iggy Azalea, Zola Jesus, Wild Nothing and Tanlines
- Top international DJs including Luciano, Armand van Helden, Arty and Reboot
- Performances by Victor Calderone, Boris, Chus + Ceballos, Norman Doray, David Tort and more in the SPACE Arena, hosted by the legendary nightclub SPACE Miami
See the current festival line-up below. Look for additional artists to be announced in the coming weeks, including the line-ups for the Reignfield Presented by Poplife Arena and the Fader Arena, as well as a dubstep arena.
Hyundai is also set to bring their Re:Mix Lab to UR1, saluting the art of collaboration. The mobile gallery features different Hyundai car builds with different visions. With custom audio, one-off materials and bespoke components throughout, each Re:Mix vehicle speaks to the passion, creativity and connectedness that unite us all.
General admission and a limited number of Art Lovers 2-Day Passes are available now. The Art Lovers Pass is a special entry ticket dedicated to the culture shifters and the international art community in Miami during Basel Week. Released at $99, the pass will grant entry before 2pm to allow art fans a chance to check out the various art installations and exhibits before the music kicks into high gear. Once inside, guests can enjoy the music and positive vibes until festival closing. Tickets are available at: http://www.ur1festival.com
UR1 Festival Artist Lineup:
Kanye West * Lou Reed * Jane's Addiction * The Offspring * Slash * Fun. * Keane * Dead Can Dance * Peter Murphy * Animal Collective * Santigold * Flying Lotus * Holy Ghost! * Ghostland Observatory * Glass Candy * Iggy Azalea * Dan Deacon * Zola Jesus * Wild Nothing * Tanlines * Kevens
Luciano * Sven Väth * Erick Morillo * Pete Tong * Bob Sinclar * Arty * Armand van Helden * Reboot
Cocoon Heroes Arena:
Sven Väth * Dubfire * Carl Craig * Guy Gerber * Stacey Pullen * Onur Ozer * Tobi Neumann
Seth Troxler * Damian Lazarus * Davide Squillace * The Martinez Brothers * Cassy * Matthias Tanzmann * Dyed Soundorom * Dan Ghenacia * Luna City Express
Victor Calderone * Boris * Chus + Ceballos * Norman Doray * David Tort * LA Riots * Louis Puig * Patrick M * Cocodrills