SiriusXM To Broadcast Ultra Music Fest Radio
March 18, 2014 at 5:23 PM (PT)
SIRIUSXM will launch “UMF Radio,” (ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL RADIO”), a limited-run, 24/7, commercial-free channel featuring performances and DJ sets at the ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL in MIAMI, along with interviews with the DJs, producers and international dance music artists. This is the 10th year SIRIUSXM has broadcast live sets from ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL.
“SIRIUSXM listeners will feel as if they are in MIAMI as we offer exclusive access to some of the world’s most acclaimed DJs and the intense MIAMI EDM atmosphere through our coverage of live sets, specialty shows and private events,” SIRIUSXM Pres./Chief Content Officer SCOTT GREENSTEIN said, “We are continually adding to our extensive lineup of electronic dance music programming, and ULTRA MUSIC FESTIVAL gives us an opportunity to over deliver to EDM fans live from MIAMI. We will offer our listeners unique, in-depth coverage of the world famous festival that no other audio entertainment outlet can or does.”
The limited-run channel will broadcast live DJ sets from artists such as ABOVE & BEYOND, AFROJACK, ARMIN VAN BUUREN, AVICII, CARL COX, CARNAGE, DAVID GUETTA, DJ SNAKE, FEDDE LE GRAND, GARETH EMERY, HARDWELL, KASKADE, KREWELLA, LAIDBACK LUKE, LUCIANO, MARTIN GARRIX, MAT ZO, MOTI, NEW WORLD PUNX (FERRY CORSTEN & MARKUS SCHULZ), NICKY ROMERO, REBECCA & FIONA, RIOTGEAR, SANDER VAN DOORN, SHOWTEK, STEVE ANGELLO, SUNNERY JAMES & RYAN MARCIANO, TIËSTO, TOMMIE SUNSHINE, W&W, ZEDD, 3LAU and many more.
The “UMF Radio” channel will launch on FRIDAY, MARCH 21st at 12p ET on SIRIUSXM’s Electric Area, via satellite on channel 52, and through the SIRIUSXM Internet Radio App on smartphones and other connected devices, as well as online at siriusxm.com. For rebroadcast times, please visit www.siriusxm.com/electricarea.