The BPM Festival Announces Phase 1 Artist Lineup
Festival passes on sale THURSDAY, October 30 at 12pm CDT / 1pm EDT
Introducing New BPM Website & Payment Plans
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The BPM Festival 2015
January 9 – 18, 2015
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
“Combined with the tropical weather, this makes the festival a winning proposition for many fans of electronic music. BPM lures in thousand of revellers from abroad, plus vacationers roped in by the call of the beach clubs and a growing contingent of locals. There’s nothing else like BPM in North America.” – Resident Advisor
“It’s like a mini-Ibiza for 10 days.” – NICOLE MOUDABER
“Get your ass to Mexico and get some tequila.” – LOCO DICE
“Over the years it has slowly become one of the best music conferences, get-together, festivals in the world.” – SETH TROXLER
Celebrating its 8th anniversary, The BPM Festival will make its return to Playa del Carmen, Mexico on January 9-18, 2015. Since its inception, BPM has grown organically each year with an astounding roster of global talent, quickly establishing itself as an essential stop on the festival circuit for all underground dance music aficionados and as an essential winter holiday destination. The 10-day festival provides a distinctive opportunity for attendees to enjoy the beauty of Mexico’s Yucatan Peninsula in an idyllic beach setting – and dance around-the-clock.
Fans have been anxiously awaiting the Phase 1 artist lineup for the eighth edition which brings a mix of BPM veterans and exciting new talent that does not disappoint. BPM artists will be performing at both day and night events with over 75 events to choose from over the 10-day festival and many of the world’s leading record labels will be hosting showcases for their esteemed artists.
The BPM Festival’s newly re-launched website (www.thebpmfestival.com), designed by LessThan3 makes it easier than ever for fans to have a central point for all things BPM. The redesigned website allows fans to browse photo galleries from past installments, connect with The BPM Festival’s podcast series and gain access to the official BPM travel portal. The BPM Festival official travel portal is powered by Orbitz.com 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. Book your hotels, condos, and flights here.
New for 2015, The BPM Festival will be introducing payment plans for festival passes so fans need not worry about budgeting restraints as the holiday season approaches. Attendees will now be able to pay for their festival pass in several easy installments.
Festival passes go on sale Thursday, October 30 at 12pm CDT / 1pm EDT on www.TheBPMFestival.com
The BPM Festival 2015: Phase 1 Artist Lineup (in alphabetical order):
BENOIT & SERGIO
CHUS & CEBALLOS
HENRIK SCHWARZ (LIVE)
MANO LE TOUGH
MAYA JANE COLES
MY FAVORITE ROBOT
NAVID IZADI (LIVE)
NO REGULAR PLAY (LIVE)
TALE OF US
THE MARTINEZ BROTHERS
WOLF + LAMB
+ More to be announced!
About The BPM Festival
The BPM Festival is an annual ten day and night electronic music festival, founded by Craig Pettigrew and Philip Pulitano, held in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico. This global gathering of DJs, producers, revelers and industry professionals has become a must for any music lover with a discerning taste for quality electronic dance music. BPM parties are hosted both day and night at multiple venues in Playa Del Carmen, a picturesque beach town that runs along miles of soft white sand beaches and sparkling turquoise waters on the Mayan Riviera. The town offers a variety of luxurious and affordable boutique hotels and condos, and endless options for dining and tourism, including: ancient Mayan ruins, cenotes, aquatic sports and eco tourism. In 2013, The BPM Festival won ‘International Festival’ from the DJ Awards in Ibiza and in 2014 was nominated by International Dance Music Awards for ‘Best Music Event.’ Now entering its eighth year, The BPM Festival (January 9–18, 2015) continues to be a dance music lover’s tropical paradise and the perfect winter getaway.