Just a little more than two weeks remain until ULTRA Abu Dhabi‘s maiden edition kicks off, and the festival has already unveiled its impressive final lineup.
Australian sister pair and international sensations NERVO will take to the decks for what is sure to be a mind-blowing performance, joining the enormous roster of international superstars already announced for the main stage. Nora En Pure, the head of Purified Records and a pioneer of deep house music, will bring her renowned, naturally influenced sound to the island.
ULTRA’s renowned RESISTANCE concept, known for featuring the best names in techno and dance, has added five more luminaries to the lineup. The newest elite acts scheduled to perform on the RESISTANCE Stage this year include Ilario Alicante, Kolsch, Melanie Ribbie, Mind Against, and Pan-Pot.
5 Must-See Artists at Ultra Abu Dhabi 2023: Musical Styles and Performance Expectations
1. Calvin Harris
Fans of dance music are no stranger to the name Calvin Harris. The Scottish DJ, record producer, singer, and songwriter has been at the forefront of the industry for over a decade. Known for his catchy pop-infused tracks and epic live performances, Harris has become a household name. His set at Ultra Abu Dhabi 2023 promises to be a high-energy experience, with a mix of his classic hits and new tracks. Fans can expect a performance that will have them dancing and singing along all night long. He also premiered some days ago a new song with Ellie Goulding, singer of the iconic Calvin Harris’s single I Need Your Love.
Another artist who needs no introduction is Skrillex. The American DJ, producer, and musician has been pushing the boundaries of electronic dance music since his breakthrough in 2010. His unique sound, which blends dubstep, electro, and bass music, has won him fans all over the world. Skrillex’s performances are always a spectacle, and his set at Ultra Abu Dhabi 2023 is sure to be no different. Fans can expect a high-energy performance that will take them on a musical journey they won’t forget. His recent shows together with Fred Again and Four Tet have been legendary and we can expect something similar at Ultra Abu Dhabi.
3. Mind Against
Italian duo Mind Against have been making waves in the techno scene for several years now. Their hypnotic and melodic sound has earned them a dedicated fanbase and critical acclaim. Their live performances are an immersive experience that showcases their ability to create a mood and atmosphere with their music. Fans of techno music won’t want to miss their set at Ultra Abu Dhabi 2023, where they’ll be delivering a unique and unforgettable performance.
4. Nora En Pure
Swiss DJ and producer Nora En Pure is known for her signature blend of deep and melodic house music. Her tracks are filled with uplifting melodies and groovy basslines that are sure to get the crowd moving. Her live performances are a celebration of dance music that will leave fans feeling uplifted and energized. At Ultra Abu Dhabi 2023, fans can expect a set that’s full of good vibes and positive energy, with Nora En Pure’s infectious tracks at the forefront.
Danish producer Kölsch has been a driving force in the techno scene for several years. His sound is characterized by atmospheric melodies and driving basslines that create a unique and unforgettable sound. His live performances are a journey through sound that takes fans on a musical trip they won’t forget. At Ultra Abu Dhabi 2023, fans can expect a set that’s full of emotion and energy, with Kölsch’s signature sound at the forefront.
Ultra Abu Dhabi 2023: An Unforgettable Festival Experience in the Heart of Yas Island’s Etihad Park
The first iteration of ULTRA Abu Dhabi will be held in Yas Island’s Etihad Park, the largest outdoor venue in the area. Yas Island, the epitome of luxury in the United Arab Emirates and one of the world’s fastest-expanding leisure and entertainment destinations, will serve as the ideal backdrop for the destination event.
When it comes to providing the ultimate festival experience, ULTRA Worldwide sets the standard by fusing elite talent, cutting-edge technology, and massive productions. It should come as no surprise that ULTRA Worldwide’s Middle East premiere will be one of the most eagerly awaited events in the UAE this year given that it is the largest global music festival brand with active events on each of the six continents where people live.
Upgrade Your Festival Experience: Premium General and VIP Passes at Ultra Abu Dhabi 2023
A Premium General Experience pass will be available at ULTRA Abu Dhabi, giving holders access to designated entrance gates, restrooms, food and beverage options, and their own lounge area where they can have the time of their lives.
Moreover, both stages of ULTRA Abu Dhabi will provide customized VIP Experiences with bottle service, mind-blowing theatrics, and the best seats in the house. On ULTRA Abu Dhabi’s website and social media outlets, information on table sales will be released shortly.
Abu Dhabi, the UAE’s capital city, is also quickly advancing toward becoming the country’s cultural hub. Visitors from all over the world are drawn to the Middle East by its contemporary, multicultural atmosphere in search of the fabled Emirati opulence.
You can now purchase ULTRA Abu Dhabi tickets online.