Art Basel Miami Beach 2011 Music Guide: All the Acts Announced So Far

Yelle is coming back to reclaim its Basel band status.
Right now, Miami is being swarmed by art fairs, galleries, and artists from across the globe. Of course, we're talking about Art Basel Miami Beach.

A side benefit to all this arty international activity is the influx of awesome music to entertain all the jetsetters. And naturally, Crossfade is keeping a running list of all the events. It will be updated often, so keep checking back. And if you feel like we've missed something, don't hesitate in letting us know by emailing

For actual art-related news surrounding Basel, visit our sister blog, Cultist.

November 29

Photo by Ruvan Wijesooriya
Holy Ghost!
Favela Beach presents Art Basel Kick-Off with Holy Ghost! (DJ set) at WALL

South Florida Music Obsessed presents Art Basel Pre-party Kickoff with Deaf Poets and Space Between Words at Bardot

November 30

Photo by Jason Schmidt
Santigold and Wale at LIV

Art Loves Music at Collins Park (Artist TBA) According to Basel representatives there will be no Art Loves Music concert this year, update soon

Beached Basel Bash at Electric Pickle with ANR, Millionyoung, PLAINS, Little Beard, Nicky Blitz, and Laura of Miami.

Macy Gray with Rich Medina and Martin Luther at Bardot

MOCA (LA) Beach Bash with 2manydjs (DJ set) and Soulwax at the Raleigh (Private event, invite only)

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South Florida Reggae Big-Band The Resolvers Releases New Music at Art Basel Miami Beach

The band performs Saturday night as part of the Aleloop’a Palooza Music, Dance and Performance Festival in Miami's Wynwood Art District

The Resolvers will perform on Saturday, December 3rd as part of the Aleloop’a Palooza Music, Dance and Performance Festival. Their set is scheduled for around 9PM, with the party running from 6:00 PM to Midnight at the Food Trucks Lot in Wynwood at NW 2nd Ave & 23rd Court. 

Aleloop'a Palooza is the culminating event of pop surreal artist Aleloop’s Mobil Art Installation, featuring 10 MINI Coopers wrapped in custom artwork by Aleloop and 40 flash mob perfomers. Partnering with Sakaya Kitchen, Aleloop’a Palooza will feature bands, singers, dance crews, a magician and jugglers, along with 35 of Miami’s finest food trucks, and is expected to have attendance of over 10,000. 

Aleloop, aka Alejandra Leibovich, has exhibited her art at Comic Con San Diego, Optic Nerve at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Miami, G40 Art Summit, Art Whino, Art Link International, Pop Santa Fe, Lunar Boy Gallery, & Multiversal among other locations.

More on The Resolvers: http://www.theresolvers.comMore on Aleloop'a Palooza:

Original press release


Twin Shadow  - 8 p.m. @ NE 27th St. and NE Second Ave ........has this been confirmed ?


Wasn't TV On The Radio supposed to be performing at Ricochet during art basel?


any word yet on who is playing art loves music on the beach?


what happened to twin shadow at basel castle?


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A world beyond logic. All objects, attributes and relations dismay existence in one’s mind. The Kohn Compound & local artist Tony Kapel & Maitejosune Urrechaga bring to you "Cashmere Kitties" 3 nights of local music and dj's.

-Thursday Dec 1, 2011Aleks Violet, Boxwood, Armando von Feathers ,True Steez ,Pocket of Lollipops,Armando von Feathers 

-Friday Dec 2, 2011Jolt Radio, Altus Noumena, Andie Sweet Swirl, Shuttle Life, Pocket of Lollipops, Lowercase 

-Saturday Dec 3, 2011Jiriki, Datamouth, Chalk, Metro Zu, Pocket of Lollipops, True Steez 

THE KOHN COMPOUND "The World's Largest Street Level Mural Installation"and Art Basel Miami 2011 Satellite Event Host.


i hope it gets better. this is lame.


tv on the radio is dec.2 @ RICOCHET LOUNGE

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