Danny Avila

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    October 1, 2014

    Six Best Club Parties in Miami This Week

    Ever wondered what makes Miami so magical? No, it's not the impeccable bodies and drop-dead gorgeous creatures that roam the streets of the city ... It's all the kick ass parties that go down almost every single night. Just check out this week's six best club parties. See also: Five Best Concerts ... More >>

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    March 30, 2014

    Ultra 2014's Full Lineup and Set Times

    Get to party plannin', raver. In just one week, Ultra Music Festival 2014 begins at downtown Miami's Bayfront Park. Arrive unprepared ... And you will be screwed. Of course, we mean: "Do not forget your cellphone and water-purification pills. Blah, blah, blah." But we also mean: "Put together a ti ... More >>

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    March 30, 2014

    Ultra 2014's Live Streaming Schedule

    Bummed about being without a set of $1,000 Ultra Music Festival tix? Just watch it at home for free via YouTube! All weekend, the fest will be broadcasting a choice selection of sets via So squeeze into a skimpy raver costume, rig up the flatscreen, crank up those home-theater s ... More >>

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    February 18, 2014

    Six Best Parties on South Beach This Week

    South Beach may have a bad rep for towing resident cars from residential parking spots, selling overpriced drinks, and charging over-the-top covers, but you gotta admit SoBe attracts some pretty stellar talent to its sandy shores. That's why we're gonna make our way to the beach and hit up this wee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2014

    Ultra 2014 Announces Set Times and Stages

    It's officially Ultra season, beat freaks. Just yesterday, the EDM fest announced its Phase Two lineup, adding Chance the Rapper, Miami's own DJ Craze, as well as the Diplo and Skrillex collab Just U, and 50 other acts to the party plan. But already the Ultra Music Festival peeps have followed up ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2014

    Ultra 2014's Phase Two Lineup: Diplo and Skrillex's Jack U, Chance the Rapper, 50 Others

    What's that barely audible uhntz-uhntz, bro? Just Ultra Music Festival oh-so-quietly releasing 2014's Phase Two lineup, exclusively via its official iPhone and Android apps. Of course, though, we here at Crossfade are never too far from our cellular devices. So we snagged UMF's adds for you. Just ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2013

    Ultra 2014 Announces Phase One Lineup: Avicii, Diplo, M.I.A., MGMT, 104 Others

    "It's lineup day!" For the last 21 hours, Ultra Music Festival has been taunting and teasing international beat freaks with its 2014 Phase One reveal. But now it's finally here ... A 105-act roster packed with big-name DJs (Avicii, Eric Prydz, Diplo, Hardwell, Tiësto) and a killer live contingen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    Six Best Parties on South Beach This Week

    South Beach ... knows how to party. In the citaaay of models and bottles, we keep it rockin' every night with celebrity-studded parties that run till dawn and world-class badasses like Ace Hood, Danny Avila, Michael Woods, and others of that caliber. That's not our Miami love talking, it's a mat ... More >>

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    March 28, 2013

    Six Best Parties on South Beach This Weekend

    Winter Music Conference, Miami Music Week, and Ultra Music Festival are all over. But this is Miami. We don't just part one week out of the year. We keep the beat alive all year long! Some of the DJs can't stand to leave, and can you blame them? We've got the sexiest floors, the most lavish VIPs, a ... More >>

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    March 24, 2013

    Ultra Music Festival 2013's Lineup and Set Times

    Under normal circumstances, Ultra Music Festival has pushed even the most seasoned EDM addicts to the very brink of physical and emotional collapse. But now UMF has expanded to two entire weekends (AKA six whole days), which just might turn certain (weaker) members of the Crossfade team into pathet ... More >>

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    February 15, 2013

    Generation Wild Got V-Day Crazy With Deniz Koyu and Danny Avila at LIV Miami

    Generation Wild Tour With Deniz Koyu, Danny Avila, dBerrie and Mikael Weermets Thursday, February 14, 2013 Better Than: Speed dating for a Valentine's companion. Did the youth of Miami prove they party hardest? Last night, the Generation Wild Tour made its stop at LIV for a crowd of eye-contact e ... More >>

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    February 14, 2013
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    February 12, 2013

    Top Six Valentine's Day Parties in Miami

    To some, Valentine's Day is an obligatory Hallmark holiday all about spending hundreds of dollars on romantic dinners and expensive gifts. But why not just go crazy and get drunk? Bars, lounges, and clubs across the Magic City are cranking up the magic on Valentine's Day with parties, drink speci ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2013

    Miss Kittin Crushes South Beach's Story Nightclub: A 15-Photo Recap

    "Suck my dick, kiss my ass" ... Circa '98, Miss Kittin busted the club wide open with "Frank Sinatra" -- a sly, sarcastic electroclash banger that laughed in the face of bottle-poppin', limousine-fuckin' club rats. "I saw it coming, the star DJ world, not knowing I would be part of it," the French ... More >>

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    February 1, 2013

    Miss Kittin on Being an EDM Outsider: "It's a Hard Role to Play, But That's My Duty"

    French EDM icon Miss Kittin (AKA Caroline Hervé) has been rocking the scene since the '90s. But so far, her discography has consisted exclusively of records written in collaboration with producers like The Hacker, Tobi Neumann, and Golden Boy. In 2013, however, we'll finally see Miss Kittin come ... More >>

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    January 30, 2013

    Deniz Koyu, Danny Avila, and Generation Wild Guarantee "Champagne Facials and Everything That's a Bit Nasty"

    American kids are really crazy. We don't party like the rest of them, because we party way harder. "Especially now in the States, 'cause electronic music is blowing up like huge! And these kids go nuts about electronic music. So we're just trying to create a concept with everybody like, y'know, get ... More >>

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    January 10, 2013

    Generation Wild Tour 2013 Announces 19 Dates, Promises EDM and "Hedonism"

    Free-spirited? Supersexy? "Hungry for hedonism, music and an extraordinary lifestyle"? Welcome to Generation Wild, a "unique concept tour," according to the official hype, "ready to explode in a city near you." The beat-freaking lineup: Awesome "Bong" bro Deniz Koyu, the 17-year-old Spanish EDM ph ... More >>