For the regular Ibiza goers, May is a big month as it marks the beginning of the season. Whether you are a DJ or a veteran raver, Ibiza’s summer parties are world famous and to be tried at least once. Below are my top picks for this summer’s festivities.
Following up their debut year in the extravagant surroundings of Pacha, Maceo Plex’s flagship party continues to be the exception to every rule as it assembles an arrayed lineup from the vanguard of electronic music.
Who? Maceo Plex, Joy Orbison, Agents of Time, Dark Entries w Josh Cheo, Alex Kennon and more to come.
Ushering in Ibiza’s 2017 Summer season with their devoted colony in tow, ANTS are proud to return to their rightful home of Ushuaïa for their 5th year as Saturday residents. This was one of my favourite parties last summer and really worth checking out.
Who? Andrea Oliva, Groove Armada, Matthias Tanzmann,
Maya Jane Coles, Raul Rodriguez, Tapesh and more.
South African selector Black Coffee has been announced as a resident at the newly unveiled Hï Ibiza (formerly Space) for an 18-week stint. Set to take centre stage for each showcase, it will be his first Ibiza residency and aims to showcase the genre he has become a true ambassador for, to the next generation of clubbers on the island.
Who? Black Coffee, Henrik Schwarz, Salomé, Lee Burridge, YOKoO plus more to be announced.
Defined by a whirlwind of incredible tech house, inflatable infusion and fancy dress fanatics, elrow has now revealed it’s change of home for a highly anticipated residency at Amnesia Ibiza.
Who? Technasia, Dubfire B2b Art Department, Cuartero, De La Swing, George Privatti, Eddy M and more.
From domestic breakthrough to world-beating brand, London-bred ABODE will return to Sankeys Ibiza this coming season with their trusted residents in tow.
Who? Miguel Campbell, Russ Yallop, Secondcity, Solardo, Jimmy Switch, Lindsey Matthews, Will Taylor plus more to be confirmed.
Having entered the Ibiza scene in 2012, Jamie and the Paradise family will be returning to the White Isle to takeover Wednesday’s alongside the best names in electronic music for what’s set to be the club night’s fifth and biggest year to date.
Who? Jamie Jones B2b The Martinez Brothers, Nicole Moudaber, Matador (Live), Skream, Patrick Topping, Infinity Ink (Live), Russ Yallop, Robert James, Nathan Barato and more.
Glitterbox is renowned as one of the world’s most flamboyant, hedonistic, and inclusive parties, where the DJs who are true masters of their craft lay down a soundtrack spanning 40 years of joyful, uplifting disco and house.
Who? Masters At Work, Basement Jaxx (Dj Set), Dimitri From Paris
Armand Van Helden, Louie Vega, Kenny Dope, Roger Sanchez
David Morales, Todd Terry, Joey Negro, Horse Meat Disco, Aeroplane Crazy P (Dj Set), Soul Clap, Greg Wilson, Honey Dijon
Purple Disco Machine, Kings Of Tomorrow, The Shapeshifters, Dj Spen Karizma, Session Victim, Jellybean Benitez, Mousse T, Terrence Parker Simon Dunmore, Ralphi Rosario, John Morales, Full Intention
Dr Packer, Luke Solomon, Melon Bomb, Hifi Sean, Dj Pippi, Mr Doris
Dj Antz, Mo Funk
Many more parties will be revealed as the season continues so stay tuned for more details!