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December 28, 2016 - No Comments!

POPOF Takes On the 4th Day of BPM Podcasts!

Taking the sounds of the Parisian underground to the global stage, FORM label boss POPOF takes on the fourth day of our 12 Days of BPM Podcasts! A pioneering figure in the Paris techno and house scene as part of the free-party underground collective “Heretik System,” POPOF played a crucial role in cultivating his hometown’s underground scene. Last year, POPOF released his debut album Love Somebody on Jamie Jones and Lee Foss’ label Hot Creations and had outlets like Magnetic Magazine calling it “the album of the summer.” As he brings FORM to #BPM2017, see POPOF, Julian Jeweil, OXIA, and Animal & Me (live) on Saturday, January 14 at La Santanera, get your tickets now!

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FORM
Saturday, January 14, 2017
La Santanera
10pm-6am
Tickets available here

December 27, 2016 - No Comments!

Paradise Resident Detlef Brings Us Our 3rd Day of BPM Podcasts

We’re now in the final 10 days until our tenth anniversary festivities begin! Keeping the music going as Paradise resident Detlef brings us our third mix for the 12 Days of BPM Podcasts. Consistently pushing out quality productions, the up and coming Greek DJ/producer has had releases on Hot Creations, Knee Deep In Sound, VIVa Music and much more. Keeping himself busy this past summer, Detlef made recurring appearances at Ibiza’s DC-10 and Sankeys. Catch his return to The BPM Festival on Monday, January 9 at Canibal Royal for Repopulate Mars and at Paradise in The Jungle on Thursday, January 12.

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Repopulate Mars
Monday, January 9, 2017
Canibal Royal
12pm-9pm
Tickets available here

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Paradise
Thursday, January 12, 2017
The Jungle
8pm-6am
Tickets available here

December 26, 2016 - No Comments!

Listen to Anthony Attalla’s Mix For Our 12 Days of BPM Podcasts

Kicking off the final week of 2016, the second day of BPM Podcasts brings us a mix from Incorrect Music label head Anthony Attalla. Fusing elements from his hometown of Detroit and his adopted home of Chicago, Anthony’s productions have landed on labels such as Yoshitoshi, Toolroom, 1605, and many more. With a residency at Chicago hotspot Spybar, Anthony has become one of the city’s most familiar faces in its underground scene. Improving his craft year after year, see Anthony Attalla at #BPM2017 at the Transmit vs. Tronic party on Tuesday, January 10 and at the Yoshitoshi showcase on Saturday, January 14, get your tickets now!

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Transmit vs. Tronic
Tuesday, January 10, 2017
Wah Wah
12pm-9pm
Tickets available here

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Yoshitoshi
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Wah Wah
12pm-9pm
Tickets available here

December 25, 2016 - No Comments!

Celebrate Christmas with our 12 Days of BPM Podcasts with Victor Calderone

Merry Christmas from our BPM familia to yours! Celebrating the Twelve Days of Christmas, strap on your headphones as we give you twelve new and different mixes each day for The BPM Festival Podcast series! Starting today, get to know artists from our #BPM2017 lineup as we count down the days until our tenth anniversary fiesta!

Presenting one of New York City nightlife’s most prominent figures for over twenty years, Victor Calderone gives us our first day of Christmas mix. With a collaboration history ranging from pop megastars like Madonna, Sting, and Beyoncé to productions with underground royalty like Adam Beyer and Nicole Moudaber, Victor’s work has reached the ears of millions around the globe. Apart from heading his label MATTER+ Recordings, the NYC-based DJ/producer has hit nearly every major club in the world from Los Angeles to Ibiza and held hometown residencies at Space Ibiza NY, Pacha NYC, Crobar and Roxy. A true veteran of world’s underground scene as well as The BPM Festival, don’t miss his sets at #BPM2017 in The Jungle at Mixmag presents YA’AH MUUL I on Saturday, January 7 and at Nicole Moudaber presents MOOD on Saturday, January 14 at the Blue Parrot.

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Mixmag presents YA’AH MUUL I
Saturday, January 7, 2017
The Jungle
10pm-6am
Tickets available here

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Nicole Moudaber presents MOOD
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Blue Parrot
10pm-6am
Tickets available here

December 23, 2016 - No Comments!

CONTEST: Share Your Favorite Beach Party Outfit and Win Passes to #BPM2017!

‘Tis the season of giving and we’re spreading holiday cheer by giving away passes to The BPM Festival.

To enter for your chance to win passes to our tenth anniversary #BPM2017, let’s see you decked out in your favorite BPM beach outfit with a holiday twist! Dare to make snow angels in your BPM beachwear? Wrap yourself up in holiday lights? It’s all up to you, but remember, the bigger the holiday spirit, the better!

Share your photo on Instagram and follow the steps below to make sure we see your entry!

How To Enter:
1. Share one picture of yourself in your favorite beach party outfit + holiday motif on Instagram.
2. Make sure to follow and tag @TheBPMFestival on Instagram.
3. Include the hashtag: #BPMHoliday2017

Prizes:
1st Place Prize - Two x 10-day passes to The BPM Festival 2017.
2nd Place Prize - Two x 7-day passes to The BPM Festival 2017.
3rd Place Prize - Two x 3-day opening/closing weekend passes of your choice to The BPM Festival 2017.

Rules:
-Must be 18+.
-Must follow and tag @TheBPMFestival on Instagram.
-Contest will end on December 29, 2016.
-Travel and accommodation are not included.
-Prizes are non-transferable and can only be redeemed at The BPM Festival box office in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico with government issued photo ID.

This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.

December 23, 2016 - No Comments!

Start the Holiday Weekend with The BPM Festival Podcast 055 with CJ Jeff

With exactly two weeks to go until #BPM2017 kicks off, the latest episode of The BPM Festival Podcast is brought to you by Greece’s CJ Jeff! A DJ for over fifteen years and Rhythmetic Records label head since its launch in 2005, his start as a resident at Dybbuk nightclub has led him to performances at some of the world’s most notable clubs at home like Cavo Paradiso and abroad with appearances at D-Edge, Watergate, and Warung. Musically, 2016 was a highlight year for CJ Jeff as he released productions on Objektivity, Bedrock Records, and Yoshitoshi. See CJ Jeff and the rest of the Yoshitoshi crew at their #BPM2017 showcase at Wah Wah during closing weekend on Saturday, January 14, get your tickets now to join the party!

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Yoshitoshi
Saturday, January 14, 2017
Wah Wah
12pm-9pm
Tickets available here

December 22, 2016 - No Comments!

Our First Annual Solamente Event Featuring The Martinez Brothers!

Introducing our newest signature event for #BPM2017, we are extremely excited to present our first annual Solamente party featuring The Martinez Brothers. As the only artist billed for the night, the New York City duo will have the Blue Parrot on a musical journey from open to close where they will demonstrate their true DJing mastery and musical programing behind the decks for an 8+ hour set. Bringing back the art of DJing with a marathon set, don’t miss out on this epic night on Wednesday, January 11, tickets are on sale now!

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The BPM Festival presents Solamente
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Blue Parrot
10pm-6am
Tickets available here

December 21, 2016 - No Comments!

Dance to The BPM Festival Podcast 054 with Bambook

Rising through the ranks and finding a home with Los Angeles-based record label Culprit, Swedish DJ duo Bambook give us the latest mix for The BPM Festival Podcast! Setting themselves apart from the rest by integrating distinguished singers, classic house percussion elements, and emphatic basslines that capture the perfect groove, Bambook have helped bring back original house sounds to the forefront of dance music. Apart from their releases on Culprit, their productions have landed on Get Physical, Kindisch, and Noir Music. As a pair of already familiar faces to the beaches of Playa del Carmen, Bambook return to The BPM Festival once again for the Culprit showcase with Edu Imbernon, Francesca Lombardo, and Droog during opening weekend on Sunday, January 8 for a nighttime showdown at Salsanera, buy your tickets now!

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Culprit
Sunday, January 8, 2017
Salsanera
10pm-6am
Tickets available here

December 19, 2016 - No Comments!

Download The BPM Festival 2017 Official Mobile App!

Our official mobile app for The BPM Festival 2017 is now available for iOS and Android! With over 80 showcases taking place during #BPM2017, download the app now and start planning the best ten days of 2017 with your amigos!

Sort through our lineup of over 460 artists, find your favorites, and use our handy event scheduler to put together your personal day-by-day party guide for #BPM2017. Busy packing? Listen to our podcast series directly from the app with new mixes from Cristoph, Lee Burridge, Wolf + Lamb, Andrea Oliva, Sharam, Sian, Chaim, and many more. For our festival pass holders, check out our list of local restaurants and retail stores that will be offering exclusive BPM discounts. And to refresh any BPM vetetrans’ memory or for our first timers, explore and get to know our home of Playa del Carmen in the festival map.

Individual event tickets are also available on the app for quick access to tickets to your favorite #BPM2017 showcases. Make sure to enable push notifications to stay in the know for the latest breaking news, updates and announcements!

December 19, 2016 - No Comments!

The BPM Festival 2017 Phase 2 Artist Lineup

Adding over 350 names, we are very excited to present our Phase 2 artist lineup for the tenth anniversary edition of The BPM Festival! Welcoming DJs from every corner of the globe, we can’t wait see you dance away the first days of 2017 as part of our BPM familia.

What started as a small gathering for friends ten years ago has slowly but surely evolved into one of the biggest and most important fiestas of the year and wouldn’t have been possible without the support of you all throughout the years! As everyday passes, the countdown to our most epic edition of The BPM Festival dwindles down and our excitement continues to build. See you in Playa amigos!

Limited 3, 7 and 10-day festival passes and select single event tickets are currently on sale at TheBPMFestival.com/tickets (while supplies last).

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