There are an abundance of music festivals to look forward to in 2017, in the UK and overseas. One of our top picks is Bilbao BBK Live which is set high upon the Kobetamendi Hill with views overlooking the beautiful city of Bilbao, Spain. With gold sandy beaches, stunning cuisine and scenery this is a definite date for the diary which offers the perfect fusion of holiday and festival.
The festival’s 12th Edition will take place over three glorious days 6th – 8th July 2017. The line up is the biggest yet which includes Justice, The 1975, Dixon, The Black Madonna, Sundara Karma, Job Jobse, MCDE, Depeche Mode, The Killers, Fleet Foxes, Phoenix, Andrew Weatherall, Daphni and DJ Tennis.
The line-up for Basoa, Bilbao BBK Live’s carefully curated dance music space also grows, with a wealth of new additions, including Dixon, co-founder of the formidable Innervisions label. The German producer’s distinctive sound and unwavering popularity has just seen him take the #1 spot in the Resident Advisor DJ Poll for the fourth year in a row. Also confirmed for Basoa is Chicago’s The Black Madonna, whose atmospheric rise in recent years is testament to her dexterous turntable and selector skills, Dutch DJ and former Trouw resident Job Jobse, revered producer Motor City Drum Ensemble, Bawrut and Lena Willikens.
A three day festival ticket currently costs 110 euros and camping options on the doorstep are also available. A return flight ticket is in the region of £170 + Check out the flight offers and availability here