Ultra Music Festival

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2014

    The Top 20 Raver Looks of Ultra 2014

    Beats, beauties, bass, booties, brawn, bras, and some valuable life experience. That's what it takes to make an Ultra Music Festival, as far as a fashionista is concerned. You've never seen anything like the get-ups these people wear for their get-down. Luckily, you don't need to go to Ultra to en ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    Ultra Ravers Answer: What's in Your Fanny Pack?

    Once ridiculed as the hilariously embarrassing accessory of choice for fat American tourists, the fanny pack is now a practical piece of party gear for hot, young EDM fanatics. At music fests such as Miami's Ultra, it has become a ubiquitous carry-all for scantily clad ravers with no pockets. Easy, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    The Ten Sleaziest T-Shirts of Ultra 2014

    Whoa! Bro! You got boobs! For the last couple of years at Ultra Music Festival, male ravers have rocked increasingly explicit, sometimes anatomically correct, and often innuendo-emblazoned tees, resulting in many LOLs and WTFs. Some are funny. Others are gross. And others still are straight-up cre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 28, 2014

    Ten Walking Raver Cliches You Meet at Ultra Music Festival

    Ravers are like snowflakes, right? Wrong. It's actually not uncommon to find two (or twelve) who look (and sometimes behave) almost exactly alike. In fact, we've spent a lot of time wandering around EDM fests in a state of perpetual déjà vu, encircled by thousands of party people who seem to be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2014

    Holy Ship!!! 2014's Ten Craziest Raver Costumes

    Crazy costumes have always been a big part of the electronic music party scene. But these days, you're nobody unless you're pretending to be somebody you're really not. Perhaps it's the sense of anonymity that comes with a disguise. Or maybe it's because every single one of you is an attention-star ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2013

    Win Tickets to See Steve Aoki at the Pageant

    EDM superstar Steve Aoki will be stopping by the Pageant this Thursday, November 7, and we've got two tickets to give away! See Also: Steve Aoki Talks Hipsters, Hardcore and the Moment Electro Went Punk

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2013

    Ten GIFs of Ultra Ravers Shaking Their Shit

    Getcha, getcha, getcha, getcha, getcha freak on! We all know that there are lots of ways to become immortalized at a massive outdoor music gathering like Ultra Music Festival.  Say, humping a tree. Or dancing naked while getting arrested. But yo' momma would probably prefer if you lived forever ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    Ultra 2013: Bras as Shirts and Other Top Fashion Trends

    There's something so liberating about going to an event like Ultra Music Festival. Certainly, each year, some looks are more "in" and some are more "out," but there is a lax unity, an agreement, that you can get away with wearing whatever you want. You don't have to fake looking like Alexa Chung, yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2013

    Ultra 2013: Best Inflatable Animals and Blow-Up Dolls

    Ultra Music Festival is a zoo. From land sharks to killer whales, pink flamingos to African zebras, UMF 2013 is starting to feel a lot like a World Wildlife Foundation fundraiser, complete with endangered species and cuddly critters. Attention, ravers: The inflatable chimp won't hurt you! He is yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2013

    The 13 Most Hardcore Ravers at Ultra, in GIF Form

    Society got the best of ya? Go to Ultra Music Festival and leave the normal world behind. Here, you can feel free to get half naked, customize your brain, and put some neon in your life. See Also: -Top Ten Awkward Electric Daisy Carnival Dance Move GIFs -The 15 Most Insane Dancers and (Flaming, Mo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2013

    How to Dress Like a Raver: Photos and Fashion Tips From Ultra Music Festival

    The first weekend of Miami's Ultra Music Festival has come and gone. These bass junkies in tutus, dead starfish, Pokémon body suits and other various Halloween costumes offered words of fashion advice and reflection. Click on to uncover how to dress like a raver at Ultra. Also, be sure to check our ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2012

    S.S. Coachella Cruise, Day One Highlights

    The S.S. Coachella set out to sea rather unceremoniously. There weren't horns, not a streamer in sight, and no one smashed bottles against the body of the ship. By Liz Tracy But we'd all been aboard the Celebrity Silhouette for about four hours at that point, and Father John Misty was launching o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2012

    Update: Canceled Win Tickets to Afrojack at the Pageant

    Update, 6/21: The show's been canceled. Sorry, ya'll. Original post follows... Dance titan Afrojack is coming to the Pageant (6161 Delmar Blvd) this Sunday, June 24. The Dutch DJ and producer has quickly joined the ranks of the world's elite names in EDM; this show should be high on dancing, swe ... More >>

  • Music

    February 28, 2007

    The legalese surrounding Kopper's GaragePunk podcast.

    Plus, meet the finalists for the RFT DJ Spin-off!

  • Blogs

    January 26, 2007

    2007 RFT DJ Spin-off

    Calling all techno-geeks, electro-freaks, house-heads, trance-dorks and whatever clever genre-noun combination you want to employ: The RFT is again holding its annual competition to find one DJ in town that will be flown to Miami and represent for St. Louis at the Ultra Music Festival, which takes p ... More >>