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SATURDAY DECEMBER 8 TO SUNDAY DECEMBER 9, 2012: UR1 FESTIVAL

SATURDAY DECEMBER 8 TO SUNDAY DECEMBER 9, 2012

Lenny Kravitz, The Andy Warhol Museum and Hyundai sign on for UR1 Music and Art Festival

Phase 3 Announced with The Fader Stage lineup and Laser Beam Installation by Artist Ultra Violet

(Miami, Fl) November 7, 2012- Grammy Award Winning Rock Icon Lenny Kravitz officially confirmed to headline the Sunday closing of the main stage of first ever UR1 Music & Art Festival along with previously announced performers Kanye West, Jane’s Addiction, Lou Reed, Slash, FUN., Keane, The Offspring, Animal Collective, Santigold and over 100 other live acts and DJs.

“We are amazed and incredibly grateful for the support we have gotten from some of the biggest artists in the world,” says Alex Omes, UR1 co-founder. “We are going to give Miami one of the most incredible shows it has ever experienced!”

THE FADER-curated stage in the Container Village will be presented on Sunday December 9th, bringing indie bands Real Estate, The Drums, Wild Nothing, Tanlines, LE1F and Special Surprise Guests. Lighting Miami skies from Art Basel week’s start to finish, in a monumental light installation by Warhol Superstar Ultra Violet, one of the most powerful laser beams will be projected from Noguchi’s 100-foot “Tower of Light” in Bayfront Park to Miami Beach.

UR1 is also proud to announce two significant partnerships. The Andy Warhol Museum will present 13 Most Beautiful… Songs for Andy Warhol’s Screen Tests, with newly commissioned soundtracks by Dean Wareham and Britta Phillips. Additionally, Hyundai will fuel the RE:MIX Lab in a stand-alone 4,000-square-foot bespoke gallery space which will showcase exhibits in collaboration, a live art installation and three one of a kind custom built automobiles representing the ultimate in style, design, performance and innovation.

As UR1 approaches there are more announcements to come including more live acts, The Dubstep Arena lineup, VIP Ticket and Table info and culinary participants.

SATURDAY DECEMBER 8 TO SUNDAY DECEMBER 9, 2012: UR1 FESTIVAL

Basel Weekend 12/8/12 AND 12/9/12
BayFront Park – Downtown Miami

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UR1 is a WorldClass Signature Festival blending your favorite artists in the world throughmultiple genres of Music, Art and Live Performances.

KANYE WEST, LENNY KRAVITZ

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 Penguin Prison, Kevens, DJ Irie and Many More!

Luciano, Sven Vath, Erick Morillo, Pete Tong, Bob Sinclar, Arty, Armand Van Helden, Reboot

Special Arenas Lineup

Cocoon Heroes
Sven Vath, Dubfire, Carl Craig, Guy Gerber, Stacey Pullen, Onur, Ozer, Tobi Neumann

Circo Loco
Seth Troxler, Damian Lazarus, Davide Squillace, The Martinez Brothers, Cassy, Matthias Tanzmann, Dyed Soundorom, Dan Ghenacia, Luna City Express

Space Miami Arena
Victor Calderone, BORIS, Chus Ceballos, Norman Doray, David Tort, LA Riots, Louis Puig, Patrick M, Cocodrills

The Fader Arena
Real Estate, The Drums, Wild Nothing, Tan Lines, Le1f and Special Surprise Guests

Reignfield Arena
Lineup TBA

Dubstep Arena
Lineup TBA

More BIG Talent to be announced…

We have entered into a new decade. A decade where technology has closed the gap between countries, cultures, thoughts, ideas and discovery of music. In these times there needs to be a positive celebration that unites all different genres of music under one banner.

This is UR1. A Festival is designed with a purpose to unite people as one through Art and Sound – THE WORLD AS 1.

Original Specific Artworks
BooksIIII Bischof, Typoe, Agustina Woodgate, Bhakti Baxter, Locastro, Ahol Sniffs Glue, Johnny Robles, Kiki Valdes, Andrew Nigon, Ruben Ubiera, F.R.E.E. Interactive in collaboration with PENCILS and SAWBLADES, Douglas Hoekzema, Brandon Opalka, Sinisa Kukec, Krel, Benjamin Hollingsworth, Mark Diaz

The Art of 5 Minutes
Nabil Elderkin – Gil Green – Isaiah Seret – Ryan Staake – Philip Andelman

More information at UR1Festival.com

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At Bayfront Park, 301 North Biscayne Boulevard, Miami, Florida 33131. CLICK HERE TO MAP BAYFRONT PARK ON GOOGLE

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