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The 2011 Ultra Music Festival in Miami has unveiled a few more confirmed acts for this year’s event. Recently added to the bill are Duran Duran, Will I Am from the Black Eyed Peas, Moby, The Chemical Brothers and many more. Check out the Ultra Music Festival website for complete info.

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With the Coachella line-up announcement serving as the official kick-off to the annual U.S. festival season, festival organizers Goldenvoice can now reveal details for the 2011 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival.  The 12th Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival is set for Friday, April 15, Saturday, April 16 and Sunday, April 17 at the beautiful Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA and the 2011 line-up includes headlining performances from Arcade Fire, Kanye West and Kings of Leon.  While music serves as the centerpiece for Coachella, this year’s festival will feature an expanded commitment to art, culture and community via a unique partnership with The Creators Project–a global initiative that supports leading and emerging artists.

Three-day weekend passes, along with camping passes for Coachella go on sale Friday, January 21 at 10:00 AM (PT) through Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 1-800-745-3000 and at www.coachella.com. Three-day weekend passes are $269.00, plus surcharges and camping passes are $75.00.  More details on layaway, camping options and up-to-the minute information, can be found at http://www.coachella.com.

Following the debut of their first-ever early layaway program, full details are now available for 2011 ROCK ON THE RANGE’s VIP, hotel and camping packages.  The seven unique packages–available beginning Monday, December 13–offer a variety of amenities include hotel and camping options, plus tickets to Friday’s pre-festival ROTR Fifth Anniversary Party at Columbus Crew Stadium.  This year, America’s premier destination rock festival will celebrate its Fifth Anniversary blowout, May 21-22, 2011 at Columbus Crew Stadium in Columbus, Ohio.

Link to complete VIP pricing details.

Meanwhile, pre-sale layaway tickets are available through January 31. Weekend Field GA and Stadium GA layaway tickets can be purchased for $129.50 (Field GA) or $99.50 (Stadium GA), plus layaway, service and transaction fees, with a four ticket minimum per layaway order.  Regular tickets will go on sale in early 2011.

 The Saturday and Sunday line-ups for ROCK ON THE RANGE 2011 will be announced early next year.  Stay tuned to www.RockOnTheRange.com, www.facebook.com/rockontherange, and www.twitter.com/rockontherange for the most up-to-date information on future announcements.

 Presented by Right Arm Entertainment, AEG LIVE and Crew Stadium, the two-day, multi-stage music and lifestyle event features a potent line-up of bands on three stages.  The nationally renowned festival centrally located in the heart of the country has annually drawn crowds in excess of 30,000 per day since its inception in 2007.

With the 12th annual VOODOO EXPERIENCE set to kick off tomorrow (Friday, October 30), festival producers REHAGE ENTERTAINMENT this week signed a deal with New Orleans’ City Park officials that will keep the annual event in City Park through 2019. The 1,300- acre New Orleans City Park–the region’s principal recreation site that attracts over 7 million visits each year–has been home to the VOODOO EXPERIENCE since its 1999 debut–with the exception of 2005 VOODOO which was displaced by the city’s hurricane damage.  Part of this long-term agreement between REHAGE and City Park will include the creation of a permanent home to VOODOO within City Park, which should be completed in time for the 2012 VOODOO.

“We’re very lucky to have such great partners in the entire City Park team,” says VOODOO EXPERIENCE founder and producer Stephen Rehage.  “I am greatly appreciative to Bob Becker (City Park), and Stephen Perry (of the New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau) who worked with us to get this deal done. We look forward to celebrating with them this weekend and to working together in creating a permanent home for VOODOO in the place where it all begin 12 years ago.”
 
“Voodoo keeps getting better each year,” says Bob Becker, CEO of City Park.  “How exciting to know that one of the preeminent and quintessentially New Orleans music events will continue to be held in City Park through 2019.”

This year’s VOODOO EXPERIENCE–October 29, 30 and 31–will once again feature one of the most diverse artist line-ups of any musical event in America: an unbeatable mix of what’s cutting edge, iconic and traditional (New Orleans) that pays tribute to the music of the region.   The mainstage line-up includes Muse, Ozzy Osbourne, Weezer and My Morning Jacket, while the reintroduction of the VOODOO dance space (Le Plur) features some of the top electronic artists including Paul van Dyk, deadmau5, Ferry Corsten, Die Antwoord and just announced additions Kelis, the Crystal Method, Kaskade and Swiss Chriss.

Partners of the 2010 Voodoo Experience include American Express Zync, Toyota, PlayStation 3, Sony Bloggie, State Farm, Miller Lite, Southern Comfort, Santa Fe Natural Tobacco, American Rag, Dickies, Fuse TV and Vtech.  Media partners include WWOZ Radio, Billboard.com, College Humor, Nola.com, Filter Magazine, Spin Magazine, Fader Magazine, Offbeat Magazine, Where y’at Magazine, Antigravity and Gambit Weekly.

More information about this year’s VOODOO EXPERIENCE can also be found at http://www.thevoodooexperience.com/.

Darius Rucker

Next year’s STAGECOACH–set for Saturday, April 30 and Sunday, May 1, 2011–not only marks the annual music festival’s fifth consecutive year, it also features the return of some of country music’s top charting artists to the beautiful Empire Polo Club in Indio, CA.  Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts and Carrie Underwood  head a musical line-up that celebrates more than five decades of country and will include performances from Darius Rucker, Loretta Lynn, Josh Turner, Leon Russell, Easton Corbin, Gatlin Brothers, Jack Ingram, Mel Tillis, Rodney Crowell, Wanda Jackson, Rhonda Vincent and many more (the full line-up as of October 27 is below).

Tickets for STAGECOACH…CALIFORNIA’S COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL POWERED BY TOYOTA go on sale Friday, November 5 at 10:00 AM at all Ticketmaster locations and Stagecoachfestival.com.  $99 two-day weekend passes are available for a limited time and layaway options (details of which are posted at the website) will again be in place. Children 10 and under will be admitted for free.

The STAGECOACH 2011 line-up (as of October 27) is as follows:  Kenny Chesney, Rascal Flatts, Carrie Underwood, Darius Rucker, Loretta Lynn, Josh Turner, Chris Young, Leon Russell, Easton Corbin, Ricky Skaggs, Jerry Douglas Trio, Gatlin Brothers, Jack Ingram, Mel Tillis, Rodney Crowell, Rhonda Vincent, Secret Sisters, Steel Magnolia, Joanna Smith, Wanda Jackson, Stealing Angels, The Gourds, Rosie Flores, Lukas Nelson & Promise of the Real, Sara Watkins, The Cleverlys, Phosphorescent, The Punch Brothers and Truth & Salvage Co.

This year STAGECOACH will again offer a variety of reserved seating, camping and RV packages; to view a complete breakdown of available ticketing and onsite camping/RV options, please visit www.stagecoachfestival.com.