The Festival Internacional de Benicàssim ( FIB ) held its first edition in 1995 in Benicàssim, Spain. It is a music festival mainly of pop, rock and electronica genres but also includes short films, fashion shows and art in its programme.
The festival is held annually in July, with camping grounds opening two days before the music begins officially. Musicians play throughout the night, from 5pm to 8am, and the festival grounds have a capacity of over 50,000 spectators, with 150,000 people visiting over the course of four days.
Artists who have been featured in the lineup of the festival include The Arctic Monkeys, Primal Scream, Paul Weller, Depeche Mode, Beck, Radiohead, Kraftwerk, The Stone Roses, Brian Wilson, Blue, Lou Reed, Oasis, Placebo, Franz Ferdinand, The Killers, Morrissey, The Strokes and many more!