Ibiza Bpm celebrates its third anniversary at Destino Pacha.
The event took place on the 15th of August at Destino Pacha with veteran artists sharing the stage with new talents. The participation of young producers of different nationalities made the event unique, full of joy, freshness and joviality. .
The line up was formed by :
YouANDme, deeply rooted in the German electronic music scene and especially in the international club scene in Berlin. As owner of Rotary Cocktail Recordings, Polymorph, CUTZ.ME and three other mysterious labels, he provides a constant flow of music and talent from Germany to the rest of the world. As a DJ and producer, his music is intrinsically deep, with a raw and groundbreaking signature. Funk and soul ideas serve as his backbone for styles such as house, techno, dub and electronica. Some of today's most renowned labels have taken note, with YouANDme releases coming on Cocoon, Rekids, Pokerflat, Desolat, Compost, Drumpoet Community, Rebirth, and more bespoke efforts such as Ornaments or Mule Musiq. Apart from original productions, he is also known for his remixes and edits, having done official work for original house music heroes such as Moodymann, Robert Owens and Paul Johnson or powerful contemporary artists such as Radio Slave, Seth Troxler, Steve Bug, Timo Maas and Lawrence.
The participation of Miganova, an Italian artist raised in Barcelona and based in Tulum, whose music moves between Afro House and Melodic House. Co-founder of Sinner -Event, with residence in Vagalume, Tulum since 2020 and winner of the award for best producer in 2020 in Beatport Producer Challenge, will transport us to Tulum, we will travel in space and time.
Nadia Boulif is a multidisciplinary artist with skills in various arts, such as acting, writing and music.
Her debut in musical performance was in 2017 in India, where she resided and where she developed a taste for more eclectic and tribal rhythms, combining African and Melodic sounds. After several years of academic training, projects and travels, Nadia returned to the decks, offering a unique blend of House sounds fused with emotions, which made her forge her own style. You can listen to her productions on Redolent Music.
Dim Kelly, a self-taught musician based in Brussels, is a DJ, composer and producer who has spent the last 25 years exploring diverse styles, from hip-hop to electronic to classical. Having forged his musical identity in the process, one can't help but notice the maturity of his work, as Lee Burridge did before signing "Voile de Chine" to the winter sampler along with a series of releases on All Day I Dream. Resident at the All Day I Dream parties at Cova Santa and on whose label he releases his productions.
We will have the participation and special support of Cigarrete Music, an electronic music label based in Rome, focused on the freshest declinations of electronic music, who under his tutelage will present us with several young and talented artists and producers making part of one of the most important evenings for the station. Producers such as:
Rich Towers , English DJ - Poductor who made the leap to production in the year 2020 and already has numerous productions to his credit. Organic, Progressive House and melodic Techno are the main styles he is most comfortable with. He has an event with his partner Mazayr, called Right Frequency, which has been very successful in Manchester for the last 5 years.
Mazayr has been DJing for over a decade, his passion for creating music comes from much earlier, when he was a keen drummer in his youth. The love of rhythm naturally transferred to dance music and led to a tireless focus on crafting his own sound as an electronic music producer.
His sound has evolved into a blend of emotional, uplifting and melancholic melodies, intertwined with solid, hard-hitting grooves. His influences come from an eclectic mix of genres and, as an artist, his tracks are made to stand the test of time.
Aleski (Alejandro Menghi) was born in Buenos Aires Argentina, lives in Barcelona. His interest for music in general comes since he was a child and electronic music comes in his adolescence, mainly listening to deep house.
As a Dj he started in private parties for friends. Then in bars and important clubs in Argentina. He continued his way through Spain and Romania. In his sets he shows a marked groove, accompanied by subtle melodies. The genres he uses vary between deep house, progressive house and melodic techno.
Michael Ritter is a DJ, producer and label owner based in the European capital of dance music. The Berliner, who regularly performs internationally, is an accomplished DJ who has made a name for himself by releasing his own productions on renowned electronic music labels.
In 2018 he founded his own label Grey Bar Hotel, where he welcomes artists from all over the world, the electronic music scene has to offer. Today, the label boasts 50 releases from over 80 artists and from more than 25 countries.
John Woods, Portuguese artist who after being resident at W Hotel in Dubai & Qatar, became resident at Cova Santa and Amnesia.
He has played at BOHO, Vagalume Tulum, IT Tulum, Dinsmoor and Supra in CDMX. In Miami he played for Soundctuary along with Monolink, Astra, Do Not Sit on the Furniture, Copal at Joia Beach and many more.
In New York he performed for Deep Root Tribe and Palo Santo Tribe.
And we could not forget one of the protagonists of the event for several reasons, Paul Ross, who celebrates on the same date a double birthday, his own and that of the station. DJ, producer and promoter, born in São Paulo, who began his career in 1989, is the founder and CEO of Ibiza Bpm Radio, with 5 daily programs of maximum auidencia, in more than 160 countries.
In 2019, 2018 and 2017, Paul Ross and Spanish singer Esther Bauman participated in one of the most important events in the world, the Sao Paulo Carnival, with their event Love Connection Dibiza Parade in Electric Trio format at the Sao Paulo Carnival, for more than 50,000 people.
He was part of the closing of Club Space Ibiza in 2010, selected among hundreds of DJs to be part of this important event, presented by DJ MAG.
The line up that accompanied him on that special date were Carl Cox, Jamie Jones, Tiefschwarz, MANDY, Steve Lawler, Nic Fanciuli, Dennis Ferrer, Sneaky Sound System, Calvin Harris, to name a few.
Carl Cox closed his performance at the Ultra Music Festival in Miami and at the Festival Estatal in Buenos Aires with his latest production of the moment, "Mama yo quiero saber", feat. by Esther Bauman.
The singer Esther Bauman, whose professional career of more than 45 years has taken her from the most important musicals in the country.
Main artist in "Estamos en el aire",she has performed at the main theatres of the Spanish geography,
co-presenter in a daily magazine on TVE "El show de la primera", guest in national televisions like TVE, Antena 3 to mention some, presenter in Tele Catanzaro, singer in the Palatrussardi of Milan, she toured over Italy with her own show "Cabaret Años 30", sharing stage with greats of the music.
Her first album "Desde California en tu salsa" with compositions of the master Alcy Agüero, composer and arranger of Celia Cruz, was a successful one ....
Carl Cox closed the Ultra Music Festival with her song "Mamá yo quiero saber", she performed at one of the Closings of Space Ibiza 2010, the best worldwide club for over a decade.
Official singer of the Love Connection D`ibiza parties, participating for three consecutive years in the biggest cultural event in the world, the Carnival of Brazil.
In Ibiza he has sung at Space , Destinó Pacha, El Hotel Pacha, Km5, Aura, .....
The DJ and producer Ilka Oliver from Rio de Janeiro, lands for the first time on the white island, entering through the big door to be part of the line up of the third anniversary of Ibiza Bpm Radio, invited by Paul Ross which took place in one of the ten best beach clubs in Europe, Destino Pacha Ibiza last August 15th giving its kick off in the famous Restaurant Oro de Milan, at the private party of the anniversary of the Brazilian Dj , producer and founder of the mentioned radio station, on August 14th.
She stands out in the electronic music scene for her unique talent when it comes to mixing tracks that promise to make everyone want to dance the night away.
In love with music, Ilka is known not only for her great taste in electronic music but also for her creativity in her sets. From her first album "Pink Ep." on Brazilian 11hz Recordings, through Samba do Futuro called "Star Criminal" and "Small Crime" on National Sick Society records, along with the remix of "Bella Ciao”. Her latest release is "Katana Ep." on Kontact Recordings.
He has played in several clubs in Brazil during her career, such as Sirena, NYX Club, Club Med Sensation, Festival the Hole, among others.
Morli, Dj - Productr born in Barcelona, based in Ibiza, at the age of 19 he starts playing in clubs with his first residency in Blu afternoon Club in his hometown. He has played in clubs and parties in Barcelona like El Row, Lebako, Ulls Festival, in Ibiza in places like, 7 Pines, W Hotel, Hard Rock Hotel, Chiringuito Blue. His musical style goes from Garage House, to Deep House, Disco, Synth Pop, Indie- Dance and Nu- Disco, percussive sounds and evolving towards techno.
Lukas Mac's sound is a clear reflection of his unwavering intensity. As a child growing up around a musician father, he showed early signs of an unusual receptivity to the piano at home. By the age of 2, the keys were so familiar to him that the family contacted him to make a documentary about his extraordinary talent. Fast forward to when he was a child, and the sounds of techno woke him up and the world of DJing became his new language. Lukaz has now dropped anchor in Ibiza, owns the Isla Blanca label and has his new EP ready to play.
Thanks to all our partners and collaborators, for making this dream comes true:
Destino Pacha | Nobu Hotel | Alicia Miyuki | Grupo Ficus | Traktor | Cigarette Music
See you next year...
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