10 Live Acts You Need to See at the 2013 Ultra Music Festival

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"It's all the same" detractors lamented, unwilling to entertain something they did not understand. "It's just a DJ," "it's not real music," "they're just pushing buttons;" these are the ignorant pre-conceived notions that have dominated the hivemind. But now in 2013, the year of the rave, we're finding that some of the same people are lining up just because they heard Avicii's "Levels" and now they need to hear it "live." And while we do truly do love our DJs, we're fans of live music, too. So if you're looking to really see what electronic music is about and see some live instrumentation, here are the ten live acts you need to check out at this year's Ultra Music Festival.

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“It’s all the same” detractors lamented, unwilling to entertain something they did not understand. “It’s just a DJ,” “it’s not real music,” “they’re just pushing buttons;” these are the ignorant pre-conceived notions that have dominated the hivemind. But now in 2013, the year of the rave, we’re finding that some of the same people are lining up just because they heard Avicii’s “Levels” and now they need to hear it “live.” And while we do truly do love our DJs, we’re fans of live music, too. So if you’re looking to really see what electronic music is about and see some live instrumentation, here are the ten live acts you need to check out at this year’s Ultra Music Festival.