The BPM Festival Phase 1 Artist Lineup & Day/Night Showcases


The BPM FestivalJanuary 4 – 13, 2013

Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico

3-Day | 7-Day | 10-Day VIP Wristbands on sale now!

The BPM Festival is proud to announce the Phase 1 lineup for its 2013 edition in Playa del Carmen, Riviera Maya, Mexico from January 4 to 13, 2013. Now in its sixth year, The BPM Festival continues to provide top quality electronic dance music in a postcard perfect beach town. This year, BPM is excited to welcome these long-sought artists for their festival debuts: Benoit & Sergio, Carl Cox, Cassy, Dixon, Eats Everything, Henrik Schwarz, Justin Martin, Luciano, Maceo Plex, Nicole Moudaber, Sasha, Sven Väth, Tale of Us, and The Martinez Brothers, as well as many more world-class artists returning to this dance music lover's tropical paradise.

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. Now entering its sixth year, The BPM Festival (January 4-13, 2013) continues to be a dance music lover's tropical paradise and the perfect winter getaway.

The BPM Festival will be hosting showcases from some of the most-respected labels and famous parties in the world, taking place both day and night at multiple venues. All day and night events will be ticketed and entrance to all events is included with the purchase of 3-Day VIP | 7-Day VIP | 10-Day VIP passes, now available at

The BPM Festival 2013: Phase 1 Lineup (in alphabetical order)

  • Art Department
  • Behrouz
  • Benoit & Sergio
  • Boris
  • Carl Cox
  • Carlo Lio
  • Cassy
  • Chus & Ceballos
  • Damian Lazarus
  • Dan Ghenacia
  • Dixon
  • Doc Martin
  • Droog
  • Dubfire
  • Dyed Soundorom
  • Eats Everything
  • Guti
  • Guy Gerber
  • Hector
  • Henrik Schwarz
  • Jamie Jones
  • John Digweed
  • Justin Martin
  • Lauren Lane
  • Lee Burridge
  • Lee Foss
  • Loco Dice
  • Luciano
  • Maceo Plex
  • Marco Carola
  • Mark Knight
  • Martin Buttrich
  • Matt Tolfrey
  • My Favorite Robot
  • Nic Fanciulli
  • Nick Curly
  • Nicole Moudaber
  • Nitin
  • Paco Osuna
  • Richie Hawtin
  • Ryan Cr


  • Saeed Younan
  • Sasha
  • Seth Troxler
  • Shaun Reeves
  • Shonky
  • Soul Clap
  • Stacey Pullen
  • Steve Angello
  • Steve Lawler
  • Sven Väth
  • Tale Of Us
  • The Junkies
  • The Martinez Brothers
  • Thugfucker
  • tINI
  • Victor Calderone
  • Wolf + Lamb
  • More to be announced!

The BPM Festival 2013: DAY Showcases

  • All Day I Dream
  • Cécille Records
  • Culprit
  • dirtybird vs Pets
  • Leftroom
  • Life and Death
  • My Favorite Robot
  • Never Say Never
  • No. 19 Music
  • Saved Records
  • Toolroom Records
  • Wolf + Lamb

The BPM Festival 2013: NIGHT Showcases

  • Apollonia
  • Cadenza
  • Circo Loco
  • Cocoon
  • Crosstown Rebels
  • Desolat
  • Hot Creations
  • Innervisions
  • Minus
  • Music On
  • Size
  • VIVa MUSiC

Official travel partners for BPM 2013 include (USA/Canada), Technotravel (Europe) and PDC Travel (Mexico/South America). Please check sites for vacation packages and flight information. For a list of official BPM hotel partners, please go to the Travel section at

3-Day VIP | 7-Day VIP | 10-Day VIP wristbands and updates on the schedule of events are now available at VIP wristbands includes expedited, guaranteed entrance and re-entry to all day & night parties (up to 7 events per day/night).

Like us on facebook & follow us on twitter for upcoming news and announcements.

Watch The BPM Festival 2012 Video: 

“BPM is the best electronic dance music festival in the world right now.” -ART DEPARTMENT

“The pace of BPM is so different from other electronic dance music festivals. It's purely about the music – substance over style.” -DUBFIRE

“Last year was my first experience at BPM and I was blown away by the whole event. Amazing party and the crowd was so up for it, with a great mixture of people from all nationalities. What could be better than a 10 day party with some of the best DJs in the world in a beautiful sunny location.” -JOHN DIGWEED

“For me it's one of the highlights of the year.  It reminds me of how WMC was all those years back. People are all there for the music, and you get that feeling when you're there.” -NIC FANCIULLI

“We're returning to BPM for their legendary beach parties and intimate chill vibes with all our friends from around the world.” -SOUL CLAP

“We came here to party. Join together, everybody. Let's celebrate…party goin' on. It's a holiday…there's a party goin' on.” -THUGFUCKER


About Author


Comments are closed.