Festival Roundup: Skrillex Joins The Bamboozle, Ultra Fest Announces Lineup
Skrillex has been added as a headliner to The Bamboozle, the pop/rock festival that will invade Asbury Park, N.J. from May 18-20, 2012. The electronic wunderkind joins previously announced Bamboozle performers Bon Jovi, Foo Fighters and Blink-182.
Alt-rockers Incubus, which returned with "If Not Now, When?" in 2011, and independent rapper Mac Miller, who scored a No. 1 debut on the Billboard 200 last month with "Blue Slide Park," have also been added to the Bamboozle lineup. 2012 marks the 10th anniversary of The Bamboozle, which was held in East Rutherford, N.J. last year; three-day passes to the Jersey fest are currently on sale.
Skrillex is also a confirmed performer at the 2012 edition of Ultra Music Festival, the dance music mecca that will take place March 23-25 in Miami. The initial lineup, which was announced on Friday (Dec. 23), includes Tiesto, Kraftwerk, Justice and David Guetta as headliners.
Ultra Fest will return to Miami's Bayfront Park for the first time since 2005. 3-day passes for the festival are currently listed at $299.95 on the fest's official site.