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EDM.com's Guide To Miami Music Week Pt. 2

In a few days time, one of the biggest events in the EDM will start once again: Miami Music Week. Running on March 24-29, 2015, MMW spans the city of Miami with an impressive roster of club parties, pool parties, lounge parties, mini-festivals and more. This year, we've decided to break the parties down across three categories: headliner parties, underground parties and bass parties.

For each list, a dedicated team at EDM.com has worked to give our readers insight into what we believe represent the best parties for this year. The following list ranges from an OWSLA party to the SMOG vs. Firepower showcase to a pool party with Borgore

Tuesday, March 24th

Official Circus Party at Grand Central

Dubstep and bass will take over Grand Central on Tuesday, March 24th starting at 10pm. Flux PavilionDoctor PCookie MonstaDirtyphonicsNGHTMRE and more will take the stage and kick off the beginning of Miami Music Week with an immense amount of bass. The event is hosted by both Circus Records and Embrace, with general admission tickets remaining for $20 + fees. 

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

Wednesday, March 25th

The World of Drum and Bass WMC 2015 at The Bank

In celebration of 25 years of Formation Records, this sold out event will provide an event specifically geared towards the typical drum and bass enthusiastic. On Wednesday, March 25, drum and bass artists such as DRUMSOUND&BASSLINE SMITHDJSSTHE PROTOTYPESCRISSY CRISS, and many more. Two arenas will overthrow The Bank Lounge, representing some of the finest in drum and bass around. Online pre-sale is currently sold out, however tickets will be available at the door for anyone still interested in attending!

HELENA Presents The Revolution at Set

Another Miami Music Week party on the evening of Wednesday, March 25th, is The Opium Group’s HELENA Presents The Revolution at SET Miami. This event with be hosting the likes of Daddy’s GrooveFTampaHelena herself, Lucky DateNom de Strip, and many more. The Revolution will also be featuring a b2b set from Australian talents Will Sparks and Joel Fletcher. Tickets are posted for $40 + fees, although various forms of VIP accommodation are available to the big spenders of MMW.

Purchase tickets for the event here.

Elevate Presents Blazed at Vue

This 18 + event on Wednesday, March 25th will feature dance music talents ranging from Caked Up to Stööki Sound to Kayzo and for Vue in Miami. From 10pm to 5am, Vue will be stacked with hard-hitting beats that will surely give you a heavy night of bass and addictive trap sounds. Early bird tickets are sold out but general admission tier 2 are available for $15 + fees. 

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

Thursday, March 26th

The Kitchen Pool Party Miami 2015 at Shelborne Wyndham Grand

Get ready to immerse yourself into some heavy beats at Shelborne Wyndham Grand on Thursday, March 26th at The Kitchen Pool Party. This day party spanning from 12pm to 10pm, supplying hard-hitting trap beats from industry heavy names Just BlazeDJ Craze, and Araab Muzik. Special guests include Waka Flocka FlameApe DrumsDjemba DjembaNina Las VegasJack Beats, and many more. Red Rabbit Presents will install a stacked lineup giving Miami Music Week attendees a chance to rage in the Sun before the three-day UMF Mania. Luckily, ladies can gain access to the event for $15 while general admission tickets at posted for $30 including fees. 

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

OWSLA Pool Party at Clevelander

As Ultra Music Festival has announced a stage primarily for OWSLA representatives, notably an undetermined special guest at the time slot of Skrillex who will be annihilating the main stage, EDM.com had to acknowledge this massive OWSLA party on Thursday, March 26th, from 11am to 8pm. This lineup is actually fairly overwhelming, as the artists included on the lineup will surely throw down fire sets. The first listing on the lineup boasts a fancy AC Slater going b2b with Jack Beats, alongside a Getter b2b Trollphace. The rest of the lineup only gets better with LA-dominated dance talents CarmadaMijaSnailsMilo & Otis, and many more at The Clevelander Hotel. Free admission is obtainable if you sign u and download the Beatgasm app, although the event is 21+.

Rump Shaker at Grand Central

HARD continues its MMW festivities with Rump Shaker, a 7-hour event filled to the brim with bass performers of all shapes and sizes. Headlined by the bass-tastic duos Knife Party and Zeds Dead, weight of the event can be felt all the way through its supporting acts such as SalvaJAUZCrookersHunter Siegel, and a handful of others. This is certainly an event not to miss, as ticket prices are currently slated at $35 with a totally of $50 if purchased day of.

Buy your tickets to Rump Shaker here.

SMOG vs. Firepower at Mekka

If you’re looking for a place to bang your head before the madness of UMF, then this bass and dubstep event might be to your liking. Mekka Nightclub will be hosting an action-packed lineup consisting of both SMOG and Firepower, boasting names such as the Firepower leader himself Datsik and Smog founder 12th Planet. Herobust, Getter, Trollphace, Andy C, Delta Heavy, Gladpvck, Ghastly, and so much more will allow the less fortunate under-aged attendees a place to get their dubstep and bass music in. Tickets are currently on sale for $30 + fees for an insane lineup and stages curated by Smog, Firepower, Ram RecordsAll Trap Music, and Twonk

You can purchase tickets for the event here. 

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Will Sparks Presents Let’s Bounce! Miami at Mokai

This event is filled to the brim with talented Australian producers at Mokai Lounge on Thursday, March 26th. Presented by The Opium GroupLet’s Bounce! Miami 2015 will showcase the wonderful acts of Australian management company Lucky Entertainment including their affiliate Will SparksJoel FletcherStafford BrothersHelena, and a DJ from Panda Funk. Tickets are available for $30 for general admission.

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

Dim Mak Beach Party + Up All Night + CUFF Combo at Nikki Beach

This 21+ event will feature a massive Dim Mak roster at the infamous Nikki Beach from 12pm to 5am on Thursday, March 26th. Dim Mak representatives including 3 Are LegendBenny BenassiCrookersSBCR DJ setDeorroBorgoreCrookersShift K3YAmine Edge & Dance, A-Trak, and numerous special guests will be arriving throughout the 15 hour long blowout. While most tickets for this insane beach party are sold out, aspiring attendees can still pick up a Beach Party + Up All Night + CUFF Combo pack for $75 + fees.

Purchase tickets for the event here.

STACKED at Steam

On Thursday, March 26th, Steam Miami will be hosting their STACKED event alongside Circle Talent Agency & NGHTBRND. Get your dubstep, drum and bass, and trap on with the finest of the genre with Andy CCRNKNTwonk TeamFuntcaseDotcom and so many more. All early bird tickets are sold out although phase 1 and 2 are still available to pick up for $25-40 + fees, if this seems like your type of event.

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

Friday, March 27th

Fool Gold Presents FOOL'S GOLD MIAMI at Grand Central

FOOL’S GOLD Miami marks one of the most affordable yet entertaining parties of the week with tickets posted for a mere $10. On Friday, March 27thFool’s Gold Records founder Alain Macklovitch, also known as A-Trak, is calling in some of the greatest in the game to make this experience one a standout from the rest. Martin SolveigTommy TrashAnna LunoegLAdiator, and various special guests will tag along with DJ sets until the early morning. Tickets for the 21+ event are still available for a limited time.

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

Junction Miami at The Bank

On Friday, March 27thJunction Miami is hosting an 18+ event for those who are trying to rage long after the first day of Ultra Music Festival ends. Elevate Presents and Hashtag Jukelife are presenting a lineup filled to the brim with emerging artists in the industry such as SNBRNGhastly, Dr. FreschSlanderBobby PumaMeaux Green, and a handful of other up-and-coming producers. For only $15 + fees, you can celebrate your survival of the first day of Ultra Music Festival with some of the freshest and original beats out there at The Bank Lounge.

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

No Sugar Added Festival (Friday & Saturday) at Nikki Beach

Presented by Diskolab, Nikki Beach will be the home of the 5th annual, two-day extravaganza known as No Sugar Added. The festival is boasting one of the biggest lineups for Miami Music Week, installing three various stages that will host electronic artists all of genres. On Friday, March 27th, NSA has employed big name headliners including Adventure Club, The Chainsmokers, Arty, Deorro, and special guest NERVO. Saturday’s headliner roster consists of Bingo PlayersCazzette, special guest Chuckie, Dzeko & Torres, and a surprise performance that is currently being deemed Good Times Ahead. This 21+ event is running a high risk of selling out with single days tickets available starting at $40 + fees.

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

Sunday, March 30th


On Sunday, March 29th, The National will be hosting a closing day party to Winter Music Conference courtesy of Borgore’s record label Buygore. From 12pm to 11pm, you can get a distinct taste of the Buygore label sounds with performances from JauzBoots & PantsKayzoGhastly, and more to be announced. Another special DJ set from Panda Funk, a group comprised of DeorroDirty Audio, and Whyel will top off the pool party. If these names haven’t impressed you thus far, it would be in your best interest to note that Rain Man, former member of Krewella, will also be playing at the pool party. Tickets allowing access only before 2pm start at $30 + fees, or you could opt for the $45 ticket option which grants you all day access to the event.

You can purchase tickets for the event here.

Check Out Part. 1 Of Our MMW Guide - Underground 

Check Out Pt. 3 Of Our MMW Guide - Club // Headliner 

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