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Skrillex to headline Indy 500 Snake Pit

Posted at 8:44 AM, Mar 03, 2016

INDIANAPOLIS -- Electronic music artist Skrillex will headline the Snake Pit during the 100th running of the Indy 500 in May. 

Skrillex, whose real name is Sonny John Moore, is one of the biggest names in electronic music. He has won eight Grammy Awards.

Skrillex will be joined by other electronic musicians Martin Garrix, Zeds Dead and DJ Mustard. 

General admission and VIP tickets are on sale at www.ims.com. All Snake Pit ticketholders must also hold an Indy 500 ticket. The Indy 500 will be May 29.

"Some of the biggest electronic music acts in the world are set to throw the best Race Day party in town," said J. Douglas Boles, Indianapolis Motor Speedway President. "You won't find a better or more unique place to see an artist like Skrillex or Martin Garrix than the Indianapolis Motor Speedway on Race Day.

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