Ultra Music Festival has added more than 60 powerful performances to its already stacked lineup that will be occurring in the notable Bayfront Park on March 25 – 27, 2022.
In 2021, Ultra announced headliners Afrojack, Alesso, Alison Wonderland, Armin van Buuren, David Guetta, DJ Snake, Carl Cox, Jauz b2b NGHTMRE Martin Garrix, Kygo, Amelie Lens, Pendulum (Live), Illenium, Madeon (Live), Oliver Heldens, Seven Lions, Tiësto, Timmy Trumpet, and Knife Party, as well as a highly-anticipated performance by one of the most iconic artists in electronic music history as Sunday’s closing act.
Now for 2022, Phase 3 talent includes dance music hit-maker KSHMR presenting a special rendition of The Live Experience, as well as forward-thinking beatmakers JOYRYDE and Ghastly, that will be joining forces for a rip-roaring b2b set as GHOST RYDR. Celebrated for his take on multiple genres of dance music, Kill the Noise will bring a heavy dose of bass to Ultra, while magnetic electronic sister duo Krewella will return to deliver one of their renowned DJ sets. For her Ultra debut, fast-rising DJ/producer/multi-instrumentalist Olan (Live) will bring her captivating sounds to the stage for a live performance. As for American producer Slushii, he intends on hypnotizing audiences with his percolating, feel-good soundscapes.
For Ultra Festival’s esteemed underground concept: RESISTANCE — Solid Grooves label boss Michael Bibi, Beatport chart-topper John Summit, hypnotic house purveyor Dom Dolla, and Deep Moves imprint founder Ilario Alicante will anchor the festival’s underground world. Other house and techno heavyweights making their RESISTANCE debuts include atmospheric techno maven Amelie Lens, Anfisa Letyago, Italian composer and multi-instrumentalist Giorgia Angiuli (Live), Nina Kraviz, and Filth On Acid label head Reinier Zonneveld (Live).
Ultra’s RESISTANCE also announced the return of headlining festival veterans such as Drumcode founder Adam Beyer, Brazilian techno artist ANNA, Ultra’s veteran Joseph Capriati, and Grammy-nominated producer Nic Fanciulli. tastemaker techno duo Pan-Pot, British dynamic pair Sasha | John Digweed, and chart-shredding duo Solardo.
Beyond the stacked roster of headliners, RESISTANCE additionally unveiled an expertly-curated selection of supporting acts, including the high-energy sounds of Ann Clue, progressive techno artisan Brennen Grey, and Carl Cox’s Soundwave label-mate Christopher Coe (Live). Following is Tronic label boss Christian Smith, Pornographic Recordings founder Cristian Varela, Deniz Bul, Elio Riso, and Hannes Bieger (Live), Acts from Matador, Moritz Hofbauer (Live), Nala, Popof, Rafa Barrios, and Technasia b3b Hector b3b Carlo Lio are also to be expected to roster the RESISTANCE headlines.