The BPM Festival 2011-2012: Phase Two Artist Line-up + Day & Night Events Schedule

The 5th Annual BPM Festival
December 30, 2011 – January 8, 2012
Playa del Carmen, Mexico
The BPM Festival: Phase Two Artist Line-up
Day & Night Events Schedule

Now in its fifth year as the premier winter getaway for electronic music lovers, The BPM Festival is proud to announce the second phase of its 2012 artist lineup, plus the day and night events schedule. From December 30, 2011 – January 8, 2012, the BPM Festival will host 200+ of the world’s top DJ talent among the beautiful beach backdrop of Playa del Carmen on the Riviera Maya, along with label showcases representing many of the defining labels of the moment, including: Akbal MusicAir LondonCecille RecordsCityfoxCrosstown RebelsCulprit, DesolatDigital DelightHed KandiHot CreationsLife and DeathMinusMy Favorite RobotNo. 19 MusicSaved RecordsSci+TecScissor & ThreadToolroom RecordsVIVa MUSiC, and Younan Music.

The BPM Festival Phase Two Artist Line-Up (NEW ADDITIONS): Adam K, Addy, Afrilounge, Ambivalent, Andrew Grant, Antonio Piacquadio, Bioniq, Black Light Smoke, Craig Pettigrew, Crazy Larry, D-Paack, D. Ramirez, Damian Uzabiaga, Danny Daze, Danny Torrence, Damian Romero, Dave Powers,  Dead Seal,Digitalique, DJ Draggon, DJ Lukas, Donovan, Endo, Fary, Frank & Tony, Fredo Cortez, Funkagenda, German Wagener, Gregorythme (live), Halo, Hoj, Jeff Gold, Joee Cons, Jojo Flores, John Digweed, Jonny Cruz, The Junkies, Julien Loreto, Kate Simko, Kenyon Clidero, Lauren Lane, Lee Jones, Louie Fresco, Manzone & Strong, Mar-c, Mark Henning, Mark Knight, Matthew Dekay, Max Jacobson, Metrika, Michelangelo, The Midnight Perverts, MightyKat, Mobius Strum, Mr. C, Miguel Puente, Miketrix, Mike Khoury, Mike Montano, Muan, My Favorite Robot, Naveen G, Neno, Nik Nik, Niko Glenn, Nina Kraviz, Nitin, Nymra + Sofisticated, Omar Labastida, Paskal & Vesselinov, Peter Bailey, Pillow Talk, Puente + Rosch, Richie Santana, Richy Ahmed, Robert James, Rodrigo Madrid, Robbie Akbal, Ross Evana, Russ Yallop, Sebo K, Serge Devant, Shdwplay (live), Shaun Reeves, Steve Aries, Tara Brooks, Tato, Three, Tini Tun, Uppercut, XO-Chic and more to be announced!

The BPM Festival 2012 Day Events

  • December 30  Niko Glenn / Antonio Piacquadio / Julien Loreto / Miketrix @ Kool Beach Club
  • December 31  Mike Montano / Neno / German Wagener @ Kool Beach Club
  • January 1  Michelangelo / The Midnight Perverts / Digitalique @ Kool Beach Club
  • January 1  Digital Delight Label Showcase: Puente + Rosch / Wildkats / Damian Uzabiaga @ Canibal Royal
  • January 2  Lauren Lane / Tini Tun / Mar-C / Nik Nik @ Kool Beach Club
  • January 2  Akbal Music Label Showcase: special guest Sebo K + Afrilounge / Robbie / Muan / Fredo Cortez / Mobius Strum / Max Jacobson / Dave Powers @ Canibal Royal
  • January 3  John Digweed / Craig Pettigrew / Paskal & Vesselinov / Jeff Gold @ Kool Beach Club
  • January 3  Life and Death vs Scissor & Thread Label Showcase: Thugfucker / Pillow Talk / Frank & Tony / Black Light Smoke  @ Mamita’s Beach Club
  • January 4  Daniel Dubb / Endo + special guests TBA via BPM Twitter @thebpmfestival and Facebook @ Kool Beach Club hosted by Bal en Blanc
  • January 4  Cityfox Label Showcase: Gregorythme (live) / Lee Jones / Mark Henning + Listed artists @ Mamita’s Beach Club hosted by Listed Productions
  • January 5  Julien Loreto / Rodrigo Madrid + special guests TBA via BPM Twitter @thebpmfestival and BPM Facebook @ Kool Beach Club
  • January 5 ***BPM 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT*** Therapy Line-up TBA @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 5 ***BPM 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT*** My Favorite Robot Label Showcase: special guest Shaun Reeves + James Teej / My Favorite Robot / Metrika / Donovan / Jonny Cruz @ Canibal Royal
  • January 6  Saved Label Showcase: Nic Fanciulli / Matthias Tanzmann / Stacey Pullen / Ross Evana @ Kool Beach Club
  • January 6  No.19 Music Label Showcase: Art Department / Nitin / Deniz Kurtel / Tanner Ross / Dead Seal / Louie Fresco / Miguel Puente @ Canibal Royal
  • January 6 Give It to Me Old School: Addy @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 7  Toolroom Knights: Mark Knight / Adam K / D. Ramirez / Nik Nik @ Kool Beach
  • January 7  All Day I Dream: Lee Burridge + special guest Matthew Dekay @ Mamita’s Club
  • January 7 Therapy Line-up TBA @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 8  Hed Kandi: Steve Aries / Nik Nik / Kenyon Clidero @ Kool Beach
  • January 8  Hot Creations vs Crosstown Rebels: Richy Ahmed / Robert James / Russ Yallop / Danny Daze + more! @ Mamita’s Beach Club

The BPM Festival 2012 Night Events

  • December 30  Danny Howells / Sean Miller / Omar Labastida @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • December 30  Air London presents A Night in the Air: Simon Baker / Kate Simko / Nitin / Bioniq @ TBA
  • December 31  ***NYE 2012*** Circo Loco & The BPM Festival present Danny Tenaglia / Luca Bacchetti / Andrew Grant @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 1  Cecille Label Showcase: Nick Curly / DJ Sneak / Neno @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 1  Superfreq:  Mr. C / Three / XO-Chic / Damian Romero @ La Santanera
  • January 2  Viva Music Label Showcase: Steve Lawler / Lee Burridge / Leon @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 2  Heidi presents the Jackathon vs Varsity All Stars: Heidi / Crazy Larry / Mike Khoury / Naveen G / Mar-c @ La Santanera
  • January 3  Sci+Tec Label Showcase: Dubfire / Davide Squillace / Carlo Lio / Shadwplay (live) / The Junkies @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 3  Clandestine Agency Showcase: Guy Gerber / Nina Kraviz / Tato / Fary @ La Santanera
  • January 4  Movement + BPM present Minus showcase: Richie Hawtin / Gaiser (live) / Ambivalent @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 4  Dirty South / Serge Devant / Joee Cons @ Pink Elephant
  • January 4  Culprit Label Showcase: Lee Foss / Droog / Dan Ghenacia / Nymra & Sofisticated / Mightykat @ La Santanera
  • January 5  ***BPM 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT***  Desolat label showcase: Loco Dice / Martin Buttrich (live) / tINI / Guti (live) @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 5  ***BPM 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT*** Cedric Gervais / Funkagenda / Manzone and Strong @ Pink Elephant
  • January 5  ***BPM 5 YEAR ANNIVERSARY EVENT*** Soul Clap / Wolf + Lamb  @ La Santanera
  • January 6  Stereo MTL presents Marco Carola all night @ Blue Parrot Beach Club
  • January 6  Boris / Richie Santana / Peter Bailey / Danny Torrence @ Pink Elephant
  • January 6  Jojo Flores / Halo  @ La Santanera
  • January 7  Steve Angello / Uppercut @ Blue Parrot Beach Club hosted by Glow DC
  • January 7  Rebel Cave: Damian Lazarus / Jamie Jones / Art Department  @ Alux Cave
  • January 7  Younan Music Label Showcase: Saeed Younan / Pleasurekraft / Addy / Tara Brooks @ La Santanera
  • January 8  BPM Closing Party: Behrouz / Marko Nastic @ Blue Parrot Beach Club

The BPM Festival is proud to be working with the following promotional partners: All Day I Dream, Circo Loco, Clandestine Agency, Give It To Me Old School, Glow DC (Washington), Listed Productions, Movement (Detroit), Stereo MTL, Superfreq, Therapy, Varsity All Stars, andVessel/Base (San Francisco).

Travel partners for BPM 2012 include Selloff Vacations / Sunwing (Canada), Expedia.com (USA), Technotravel (Europe) and PDC Travel (Mexico/South America). Please check sites for vacation packages and flight information. For official BPM hotel partners, please go to www.thebpmfestival.com.

NYE 2012 | 3-Day NYE Weekend VIP | 7-Day VIP | 10-Day VIP wristbands are now available at bpm.wantickets.com. Individual event tickets will be on sale by November 15. For more info, please go to:  TheBPMFestival.com | The BPM Festival on Facebook | The BPM Festival on Twitter.

About The BPM Festival
The BPM Festival is an annual world-class electronic music festival which takes place in idyllic Playa Del Carmen, Mexico, heralding in the new year. Originally designed as an elite dance music industry networking event, the festival has morphed into an international mélange of electronic music lovers, DJs, producers, revelers and partygoers. Named one of Mixmag’s 10 Best International Parties, the BPM Festival in 2011 hosted 120 of the best DJs and producers playing day & night for 10 sun-drenched days in the beautiful Mexican Caribbean featuring world class international DJs and producers, which in the past has included: Behrouz, Damian Lazarus, Dubfire, Guy Gerber, Jamie Jones, Laidback Luke, Lee Burridge, Loco Dice, Marco Carola, Richie Hawtin, Seth Troxler, Stacey Pullen, Steve Angello, Steve Lawler, and many more. BPM parties are hosted both day & night at multiple venues around the beautiful resort town, tucked into the coastline of the Mayan peninsula, warm turquoise Caribbean waters, white sand beaches, mysterious jungles and ancient ruins. With a variety of luxurious and affordable boutique hotels and endless number of places for dining, dancing, beach parties and clubbing, the BPM Festival is a perfect opportunity for music lovers and party-goers all around the world to escape winter and revel in the sun.
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COMMUNITY: Beatport Pool Sundays 2011 @ TAO Beach Las Vegas!

Ladies and gents, here’s the official press release for Beatport’s Pool Sundays at TAO Beach in VEGAS! Enjoy the poolside and dance to the sounds of some of the best international talent in dance music! Full schedule and artist lineup below.

TAO Beach
Las Vegas
Beatport Pool Sundays 2011

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

TAO Beach at The Venetian, Las Vegas opened last weekend for its fifth season of exotic Balinese escape among exclusive cabanas, daybeds, lush scenery — and of course, electronic dance music from the world’s most renowned DJs taking center stage every week with Beatport Pool Sundays. The much beloved Sunday parties are back for a second year, both bigger and better than ever!

This year’s stellar lineup features some of dance music’s biggest stars including UK’s dance music trio Above & Beyond, German trance giant ATB, Grammy-nominated BT, Finland’s Darude of “Sandstorm” fame, newly reunited Gabriel & Dresden, Dutch house master Laidback Luke, German groovemaker Markus Schulz, eclectic electronic talent Sander Van Doorn, and many, many more.

TAO Beach is pleased to partner again with Beatport, the world’s leading digital music store for DJs and fans alike. “TAO Beach is a phenomenal spot for the Beatport Beach Parties and our high-caliber DJs. We like it small and intimate. Las Vegas is getting much more excited about dance music,  so we look forward to teaming up with TAO Beach again this year,” says Beatport co-founder Brad Roulier.

Last year’s hugely successful Beatport Beach Parties featured international electronic music heavyweights Chris Lake, Dirty South, Paul van Dyk, and Roger Sanchez, as well as breakthrough artists like then-newcomer Chuckie making his Las Vegas debut. This year’s stellar lineup promises to take it to the next level, showcasing the best past, present and future electronic music from morning to sunset.

TAO Beach is the ultimate upscale oasis, complete with forty foot ball bamboo trees, VIP bottle service with exotic drink menu, luxury cabanas and Asian-inspired daybeds. With an intimate, organic party vibe that can’t be beat, Beatport Pool Sundays are an electronic music lover’s paradise.

Beatport Pool Sundays Lineup
April 3: Robbie Rivera + ATB
April 10: Dada Life + 4 Strings
April 17: Laidback Luke
May 29: Dirty South
June 5: Roger Shah + Klaas
July 24: Roger Sanchez
July 31: Anjunabeats Take Over
August 7: Cedric Gervais
August 14: BT (Live) + Dash Berlin
August 21: Hardwell
August 28: ATB

September 4: Robbie Rivera


TAO Beach
3355 S. Las Vegas Blvd.
Las Vegas, NV 89109
10 a.m. to sunset
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VOTE: Help Arthur Spin on The Groove Cruise!

The Groove Cruise, January 21-24, 2011: Miami to Bahamas

Arthur needs your help!

Your vote is crucial in getting him to spin on the Groove Cruise. Your vote counts, so please help out now.

VOTE NOW: Your 5-star vote will be highly appreciated. Click here and click on the star to vote.

TICKETS: Want to party on the cruise? Get your tickets here!

You can vote once per day. Voting ends December 8, 2010 at 11:59 PM EST

Thanks in advance for your support!

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