Tiesto, Gnarls Barkley Headline Miami BANG! Music Festival

Great way to spend a weekend.

Posted by Michael Bordash on Thu Jul 27, 2006

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BANG! MUSIC FESTIVAL�the Southeast's newest diverse music event�returns to Miami's Bicentennial Park Saturday, November 11. The event's promoters Haddad Productions are pleased to announce Ti�sto, Gnarls Barkley, Modest Mouse and Los Amigos Invisibles for the daylong event.

Upon its first run last year with a heavy dance music lineup representing artists from all different facets of the genre, BANG! drew almost 9,000 attendees. There were live performances by Fischerspooner, Front 242, Brazilian Girls, VHS or BETA and Chicks On Speed as well as a heavy-hitter DJ line-up that included ATB, Judge Jules, DJ Icey, Bad Boy Bill and over 40 more turntable talents. 2006�s bill diversifies with major rock and alternative acts on the bill including Gnarls Barkley and Modest Mouse. The complete line-up will be announced at a later date.

The BANG! MUSIC FESTIVAL will be spread out over 30-acres of lush landscape on the waterfront of Biscayne Bay with three outdoor stages and two massive tents, plus three VIP areas with preferred viewing and bottle service. The sound for each area will be provided by V-dosc, Turbo or Nexxo, three of the world�s best sound systems so festival goers will be privy to the ultimate sound quality available. The event will also have mist tents, Port-o-lets, food concessions of various fare, clothing and jewelry vendors, bleachers for general admission guests, an eco-village, onsite ATMS and an �urban village� with an MC battle, turntabilist battle, break-dancers, graffiti artists and more.

Tickets for the BANG! MUSIC FESTIVAL will be available through an Internet pre-sale at www.BangMusicFestival.com starting Saturday, August 26 through Saturday, September 2 for only $45 plus applicable service fees.

VIP packages will be available in various forms: $130 for a single ticket and $245 for two tickets which allow access to the general VIP sections; a VIP package for $950 which includes four VIP tickets, a table that holds up to five people (fifth person may buy a ticket separately) with preferred viewing and bottle service including two bottles of premium liquor plus mixers; and a non-alcohol VIP package for $650 which also includes four VIP tickets, a table that holds up to five people (fifth person may buy a ticket separately) with preferred viewing and bottle service including 16 energy drinks and 16 bottled waters. Travel packages are also available and can be found at www.groove-travel.com.

A portion of the proceeds for the BANG! MUSIC FESTIVAL will go to Cure The Planet, www.curetheplanet.org.

More information can be found at www.BangMusicFestival.com.

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