Phase 2 Artist Lineup & Additional Showcases
The BPM Festival 2013 Recap –
[SOUNDCLOUD] The BPM Festival Podcast #15 – Alan Fitzpatrick (Drumcode) –
“For 10 days each January, more than 250 of the biggest, most party-starting DJs on the planet – from underground kings like Richie Hawtin to buzzy acts like Loco Dice – turn the sleepy beach town of Playa del Carmen into Ibiza’s tequila-fueled winter outpost. Brace yourself.” –ROLLING STONE
[B]January 3 – 12, 2014
[B]Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico
The BPM Festival ups the ante with the announcement of the Phase 2 artist lineup and showcases for its seventh edition in Playa Del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico from January 3 to 12, 2014. With over 250 artists confirmed, BPM 2014 continues to expand its musical scope, bringing the top talents from all around the world playing the highest quality electronic over ten days in one of the most spectacular winter hotspots on the planet.
BPM is proud to announce the following showcase debuts: All Gone Pete Tong, Luca Bacchetti’s Endless, white hot U.S. label French Express, Scuba’s Hotflush Recordings, Nicole Moudaber’s MOOD Records, Denmark’s Noir Music, Josh Wink’s Ovum Recordings, Nick Curly presents Trust, and Toronto’s Union.
In addition to the showcases already announced in Phase 1, there will be the return of the following BPM veterans: Akbal Music, Bedrock Records, Cadenza, Digital Delight, Kraftek, MEXA vs. Off Recordings, Paradise, Pets Recordings, Smoke N’ Mirrors, Superfreq, This & That, This Is The End, tINI & the gang, and Wolf + Lamb.
For the first time ever, BPM will host two editions of select parties during the festival, including: Lee Burridge’s All Day I Dream (January 4 & 11), Circo Loco (January 6 Night & January 10 Day) and Marco Carola’s Music On (January 6 Day & January 11 Night), plus special editions of Richie Hawtin presents ENTER. (January 5 Day & Night).
The BPM Festival is powered by Orbitz.com (via the BPM travel portal) to offer the absolute best prices for flights and hotels for traveling to Playa del Carmen, and will refund the difference for users who find a lower price. By booking through the festival, users can find the best, most direct flights available, see how far each hotel is from all the main festival venues, and utilize a travel portal help section that includes all the need-to-knows about traveling to Mexico.
CONTESTS: The BPM Festival has teamed up with Condo Hotels Playa del Carmen and BPMFestivalCondos.com to give one winner and up to three guests a chance to win a 7-day stay in a luxury two-bedroom condo plus two 10-day festival passes; details to enter here. Also, book travel through the TheBPMFestival.com’s travel portal for a chance to win a pair of BPM wristbands!
All events will be ticketed and entrance to all events is included with the purchase of 3-Day | 7-Day | 10-Day wristbands, now available at bpm.wantickets.com while supplies last. Wristbands include expedited, guaranteed entrance, and re-entry to all day & night parties. Single event tickets will be available at a later date (please note: single event tickets do not include re-entry).
THE BPM FESTIVAL 2014: PHASE 2 ARTISTS ADDED (in alphabetical order):
ÂME (LIVE & DJ SET)
BENOIT & SERGIO
BLACK LIGHT SMOKE (LIVE)
CHRISTIAN LÖFFLER (LIVE)
CLICK | CLICK
CONZ & WONKA
FEDDE LE GRAND
JACEO & VEDIC
NAVID IZADI (LIVE)
NO REGULAR PLAY (LIVE)
NYMRA & SOFISTICATED
PALMA & SALVATIERRA
PUENTE & ROSCH
RAFWAT & CHORNIY
SLEIGHT OF HANDS
STEVEN LE TIGRE
THE MIDNIGHT PERVERTS
TILL VON SEIN
More to be announced!
[FONT=arial]About The BPM Festival[/FONT]
[FONT=arial]The BPM Festival will make its return to Playa del Carmen, Mexico for the seventh edition on January 3-12, 2014. With the dramatic increase in size and abundance of talent the festival has to offer, BPM has rapidly established itself as an essential music destination on the global festival circuit. This year’s programming brings over 250+ artists and multiple day & night events throughout the ten-day festival, culminating in what will be the most paramount edition of BPM yet. [COLOR=#141412]Set along the coast of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula, the turquoise blue waters of the Mayan Riviera and endless stretches of beaches provide the perfect backdrop for the ten-day celebration of dance music in one of the most captivating holiday hotspots on the globe. BPM fans can also take a break from the festivities and enjoy a mixture of activities from water sports and eco tourism, to venturing off the beaten path to explore Mayan ruins and archeological sites. The festival’s locale provides a remarkable opportunity for industry professionals, artists, and dance music enthusiasts alike; to indulge in the finest the scene has to offer.