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August 21, 2017 - No Comments!

Rising UK Duo Solardo Share Their BPM Podcast

Diving into the world of house and techno just over two years ago, UK DJ/producer duo Solardo are already making waves in the scene and are here to show why on our next episode of the BPM podcast! Praised for both their high energy sets and productions, Solardo’s reputation has kept their summer 2017 touring schedule jam-packed with stops including EDC: Vegas, Glastonbury, plus The BPM Festival earlier this year! With a heavy background in production, it’s easy to see why they have had releases on reputable labels such as Toolroom, Kaluki Musik, Snatch!, Hot Creations and many more.

Listen to their mix and catch them at The BPM Festival: Portugal next month!

August 18, 2017 - No Comments!

Listen to Paris’ The Mekanism on The BPM Podcast

From Paris to Ibiza to The BPM Festival's European debut, French DJ/producer The Mekanism brings his talents to the BPM podcast! Before stepping into production, The Mekanism built himself an admired reputation for his passionate open to close sets in the clubs of Paris and has taken that energy to international stages in countries such as Greece, Indonesia, Colombia and more. Now with releases on Needwant2020 Vision, and two releases on Seth Troxler’s Play It Say It, including his debut 8-track mini LP Breath in 2017,  The Mekanism continues his rise in the underground scene.

Listen to his infectious exclusive mix now!

August 16, 2017 - No Comments!

Listen to Kenny Glasgow’s Debut on The BPM Podcast

Debuting on our next episode of The BPM Podcast, we’re extremely excited to have one of our longest BPM familia members, Kenny Glasgow! A scene pioneer for over two decades as part of ART DEPARTMENT and in his solo career, Kenny Glasgow has not only helped put his hometown of Toronto on everyone’s radar for underground dance music but Canada as a whole.

Having played over seven consecutive editions of The BPM Festival, we’re looking very forward to having him at our inaugural edition of The BPM Festival: Portugal!

August 14, 2017 - No Comments!

Latmun Joins Us On The BPM Festival Podcast!

After making his BPM debut this past January, we're happy to have Latmun back on DJ duties for our next episode of the BPM podcast! From 3 of his EPs landing in the Beatport 'Tech House Top 10' in 2016 to fresh 2017 releases on Toolrooom and Repopulate Mars, plus a return to VIVa Limited, the British DJ/producer has been making a lasting impression across the underground scene with his tech house sounds.

With exactly one month to go until we catch his set at The BPM Festival: Portugal, listen to his exclusive mix now and start counting down the days!

August 9, 2017 - No Comments!

Carlo Lio Returns to The BPM Podcast Series

Two years after his first BPM podcast, we’re excited to welcome back Toronto-based DJ/producer for our 72nd episode! Playing our BPM Love Mobile at Zurich’s world-famous Street Parade this Saturday (more info here) and at our debut edition of The BPM Festival: Portugal, we invite you to get warmed up with Carlo’s exclusive mix!

From his breakthrough chart topping remix for Dubfire and Oliver Huntemann on Cocoon Recordings to more recent productions landing on SCI+TEC, Intec, and Kaluki Musik, Carlo has been instrumental in leading a new wave of Toronto DJs and producers. Now firmly established on the international underground circuit, Carlo continues to take his DJ and studio expertise to both familiar and new frontiers.

Listen now and see Carlo live in Portugal this September!

 

 

 

August 7, 2017 - No Comments!

Listen to Ibiza Mainstay Elio Riso on the BPM Podcast!

A veteran of the Ibiza underground scene and a globe trekking performer, we’re excited to have Argentinian DJ/producer Elio Riso present our next BPM podcast! First arriving to Ibiza in 1997, Elio has since become one of the most familiar faces on the Balearic Island through his frequent appearances at Privilege, Amnesia, and the late Space Ibiza, where he was a resident DJ for over ten years. Garnering support across the board from the likes of Carl Cox, Marco Carola, Loco Dice, and Dubfire, Elio continues to demonstrate his musical expertise both in the studio and on the decks.

Listen now and get your week started with the right tunes courtesy of Elio Riso!

August 3, 2017 - No Comments!

Introducing Our Venues for The BPM Festival: Portugal

With less than 50 days to go until we hit the dance floor, we’re excited to introduce our venues for both our daytime and nighttime programming! With a total of seven venues consisting of everything from beach clubs to open-air sunset terraces, we’ll be creating the perfect space for those epic dance floor moments across all venues with our top notch audio, stunning lighting, and dashing decor.

Take a look at our venue map below and get to know where you’ll be dancing this September 14-17. Tier 3 festival passes are on sale now!

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DAYTIME VENUES:

Blanco Beach (Estr. Marina 279, 8500-311 Portimão)
Get ready to dance at Portimão's newest beach club!

September 14 - Stereo Productions
September 15 - All Day I Dream hosted by Überhaus
September 16 - showcase to be announced soon!

Cloque Bar (Estrada Do Vau, 8500 Portimão)
Setting up the perfect sunset party, enjoy breathtaking panoramic views from their open-air terrace.

September 14 - showcase to be announced soon!
September 15 - showcase to be announced soon!
September 16 - Nick Curly Presents TRUST
September 17 - Vatos Locos

NoSoloÁgua (Estr. Marina 1, 8500 Portimão)
Dance in the sand all day long and enjoy impeccable ocean views from its pool and wide golden stretch of beach (pictured above)!

September 14 - showcase to be announced soon!
September 15 - Paradise
September 16 - elrow
September 17 - showcase to be announced soon!

NIGHTTIME VENUES:

Centro de Congressos do Arade (Encosta do Arade, Parchal, 8400-611 Lagoa)
Dance deep into the night for multi-showcase parties just minutes across the Arade River in Lagoa!

September 14 - multiple showcases to be announced soon!
September 15 - ANTS + more showcases to be announced!
September 16 - YA'AH MUUL hosted by Deep House Amsterdam + more showcases to be announced!
September 17 - Detroit Love + more showcases to be announced!

Katedral Disco (Avenida Tomaz Cabreira - Praia da Rocha Portimão 8500)
Right on Portimão's main pedestrian walkway, step into party-ready Katedral.

Showcases to be announced soon!

MIXX (Avenida Tomaz Cabreira - Praia da Rocha Portimão 8500)
Enjoy our FREE(!) showcase venue, located in the same building as Katedral.

Showcases to be announced soon!

Oceans Club (Avenida Tomás Cabreira, 8500-510 Portimão)
Steps from Katedral and MIXX, dive into a newly renovated dance floor.

September 14 - Sunrise
September 15 - One Records
September 16 - Don't Be Leftout with Visionquest
September 17 - showcase to be announced soon!

August 2, 2017 - No Comments!

Get an early weekend start with Caleb Calloway’s BPM mix!

From his tropical homeland of Puerto Rico to the underground corners of Germany, Caleb Calloway gives us our next BPM Podcast! Originally rooted in hip hop, and now fully dedicated to the sounds of house and techno, Caleb Calloway has been rising among the underground ranks since kickstarting his career in Miami in 2014. Heavily supported by Loco Dice as well as names such as The Martinez Brothers, Joris Voorn, Paco Osuna, and more, Caleb’s productions have found a home on labels such as Desolat, NoExcuse Records, and Underground Audio to name a few.

Having played BPM in recent years and now also joining us for Portugal debut, get locked into Caleb’s mix below and get your tickets now to see him play come September!

July 21, 2017 - No Comments!

Steve Lawler Delivers Our Next BPM Podcast

Getting our day started with the right tunes, our longtime BPM familia member Steve Lawler continues our podcast series as we count down the weeks until the first edition of BPM Portugal! Premiered via Magnetic Magazine, the ViVA MUSiC boss shares a live set from earlier this year in Buenos Aires, Argentina. As he did at YA’AH MUUL I in January, Steve Lawler proves once again why he’s a must-see every single time. Weaving through his 60 minute set with house, tech-house, and tribal cuts, we dare you to try to not get up and dance.

See Steve Lawler this September as he joins us at our first edition of The BPM Festival: Portugal! Get your festival passes now!

July 20, 2017 - No Comments!

Win Backstage Passes to BPM Portugal, Free Accommodation + a BPM Merch Pack

To celebrate our first edition of The BPM Festival: Portugal, we’re giving you and three friends the chance to win the ultimate party prize for this September!

By following the steps below, you can enter to win four backstage passes to The BPM Festival: Portugal as well as four-night apartment stay, plus a BPM merch pack!

Head to our Facebook page and enter now:

  • Like and share this post.
  • Tag 3 friends that you would like to bring.
  • Share the post on your timeline - be sure it’s shared publicly or we can’t see your entry!

Rules:

  • Contestants and guests must be 18+.
  • Must “Like” The BPM Festival on Facebook.
  • Accommodations are for a maximum of four people beginning on September 14 through the morning of September 18, no exceptions.
  • Prizes are non-transferable and may only be redeemed at The BPM Festival: Portugal will call with government-issued photo ID.
  • Travel not included.
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