BIME Live is a multi-genre music festival housed in Spain’s largest indoor space. Set across 6 huge pavilions, it secures some of the biggest names in rock, pop and electronic music. Rapidly establishing itself as a festival powerhouse, each year sees more and more fans flock to the stunning stage shows on offer. Previous artists to have performed here include the likes of The Chemical Brothers, Basement Jaxx, Placebo, Suede, Manic Street Preachers, Passenger, Imagine Dragons, Stereophonics, Crystal Fighters, PJ Harvey, Moderat, Wild Beasts and many more.
BIME PRO is the first European fair dedicated to the music and digital industry, it explores new ways of income and collaboration through new technologies, video games and marketing. A three-day programme full of activities, lectures, networking, special events. BIME Pro connects national and international professionals, updates their knowledge and explores new business models through digital industries. It is also the first European fair focused on the Latin American music industry, inviting top leaders of their industry.
Over the past editions, BIME has had the pleasure of counting on the presence of entrepreneurs and visionaries like Denis Ladegaillerie (Believe Digital), Alex White (The Next Big Sound), Charles Caldas (Merlin Network), Rob Challice (Coda Agency), Tomas Cookman (Nacional Records / LAMC), Bob Lefsetz (Lefsetz Letter), Benji Rogers (Pledge Music), Scott Cohen (The Orchard), Matias Loizaga (Pop Art), Alexandre Wesley (Lollapalooza Brazil), Martin Hewett (Playstation).
BIME also promotes employment activation in creative industries through 3 events:
Biscay and the city of Bilbao enjoy an amazing cultural agenda all year round. BIME city is a perfect and intense way to see what Euskadi and Bilbao are passionate about – tradition blends with innovation, new technologies, arts, architecture and gastronomy. The festival has grown and become an event for the most curious minds, with the whole city being their playground. The festival offers a delicious menu of fresh local and international music, and free screen plays in the cities best locations.
BIME LIVE will hold 2 nights of concerts with some of the most important and substantial artists today, as well as new future talents of the local and international scene, making it one of the largest winter festivals in Europe and gathering both national and international festivalgoers. The BIME Live line-up has included bands like Placebo, The National, Imagine Dragons, Gossip, Manic Street Preachers, Stereophonics, The Kooks, Macy Gray, Los Planetas.