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BPM Festival announces 1st round of artists

November 04, 2016 :: 10:18 PM EDT
The BPM Festival is proud to announce its Phase 1 lineup with over 100 artists for its 2017 tenth anniversary celebration in Playa del Carmen, Mexico from January 6-15, 2017. Featuring familiar faces from its first gathering in 2008 to new and recent names welcomed into the BPM familia, The BPM Festival 2017 will see living legends and underground icons like Art Department, Carl Cox, Dubfire, Jamie Jones, John Digweed, Lee Burridge, Marco Carola, Nicole Moudaber, Seth Troxler, Solomun, and The Martinez Brothers and hotly tipped artists like Hector, Lauren Lane, Richy Ahmed, wAFF and hundreds more, come together on the beaches and clubs of Playa del Carmen as they showcase the very best in underground electronic music.
With the Phase 1 lineup joining ten recently announced showcases for a total of twenty so far with many more to come, the excitement continues to build for The BPM Festival 2017. Joining the grand celebration this January, Romanian label [a:rpia:r] makes its long anticipated BPM debut, longtime BPM favorite Lee Burridge with All Day I Dream, Ibiza underground mainstay ANTS, French supergroup Apollonia with a very special extended set at Apollonia All Day Long, Solomun’s return with Diynamic in the Jungle, Spanish party starters elrow, Gorgon City and their new project Kingdom, Sian’s take on classic modern techno with Octopus Recordings, Chus & Ceballos’ Iberican Stereo Productions, Mixmag cover star Christian Smith together with Boris for Tronic vs. Transmit, and Mexico’s favorite son Hector with his Vatos Locos party.
Transport to Playa and enjoy BPM’s ethereal beach vibes by listening to the newest episode of The BPM Festival podcast series served up from Tel Aviv-born producer and RUMORS mainstay, Chaim. Listen here. With over 400 artists and over 70 showcases to choose from, fans can expect many more surprises for the most monumental edition of The BPM Festival yet.
The BPM Festival 3-day opening weekend (January 6-8, 2017), 3-day closing weekend (January 13-15, 2017), 7-day (January 9-15, 2017) and 10-day festival passes are on sale now exclusively on TheBPMFestival.com/tickets. Payment plans are available to US residents for 7-day and 10-day passes. Festival pass perks include entry to all BPM events during the respective date range, line bypass, guaranteed entry (subject to venue’s legal capacity) in addition to discounts at over 125 local stores and restaurants.
3, 7 and 10-day festival passes are on sale now while supplies last via www.thebpmfestival.com/tickets.
The BPM Festival 2017 Phase 1 Artist Lineup (in alphabetical order)
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ACID MONDAYS
ADAM PORT
ADRIAN HOUR
ADRIATIQUE
AMINE EDGE & DANCE
ANABEL ENGLUND
ANDREA OLIVA
APOLLONIA
ARDALAN
ART DEPARTMENT
BETTER LOST THAN STUPID
BILL PATRICK
BORIS
CARL COX
CARL CRAIG
CARLO LIO
CATZ ’N DOGZ
CHAIM
CHRISTIAN SMITH
CHUS & CEBALLOS
CITIZENN
COYU
DANIEL BELL
DAVIDE SQUILLACE
DENNIS CRUZ
DUBFIRE:LIVE HYBRID
DUSKY
ERICK MORILLO
FRANCESCA LOMBARDO
GORGON CITY (DJ SET)
GUTI (LIVE)
GUY GERBER
HECTOR
HOT SINCE 82
JAMIE JONES
JOEY DANIEL
JORIS VOORN
JOHN DIGWEED
KENNY LARKIN
KIDNAP KID
KOLLEKTIV TURMSTRASSE
LATMUN
LAUREN LANE
LEE BURRIDGE
LEE FOSS
LEON
LOCO DICE
LOUIE FRESCO
MAGDALENA
MARCO BAILEY
MARCO CAROLA
MARK KNIGHT
MARTIN BUTTRICH
MATHIAS KADEN
MATTHIAS TANZMANN
MICHAEL MAYER
MOON BOOTS
MY FAVORITE ROBOT
NATHAN BARATO
NEVERDOGS
NICK CURLY
NICK MONACO (LIVE)
NICOLE MOUDABER
NITIN
NO REGULAR PLAY (LIVE)
OLIVIER GIACOMOTTO
OSCAR L
PACO OSUNA
PETE TONG
PIRATE COPY
PIRUPA
PLEASUREKRAFT
RAUMAKUSTIK
RAFA BARRIOS
RICHY AHMED
ROBAG WRUHME
ROGER SANCHEZ
ROBBIE AKBAL
SETH TROXLER
SHARAM
SHINY OBJECTS
SIAN
SKREAM
SOLARDO
SOLOMUN
SOUL CLAP
STACEY PULLEN
STEVE LAWLER
STIMMING
SUPERNOVA
TECHNASIA
THE MARTINEZ BROTHERS
TIGA
TILL VON SEIN
tINI
VICTOR CALDERONE
UMEK
UNER
wAFF
WEISS
WESKA
WOLF + LAMB
YOTTO