Ibiza Through the Modern Years

Without question, Ibiza is one of Europe’s party capitals. Sitting just 150km off the coast of mainland Spain huge volumes of people visit the party destination each and every year. Ibiza is the 3rd largest of the Balearic Islands, which also feature; Formentera, Mallorca and Menorca. The climate is generally very nice with June through […]

European Party Destinations

Europe has more than its fair share of party destinations. Which is great news for the Millions of travellers that flock to these places each and every year. In this blog post we will take a closer look at some of the well-known and no so well-known destinations. Hopefully we will shed a bit of […]

The Rise of the DJ – Part 2

The second part of our blog about the DJ craze, follows on from the Disco sensation that came in the late 80’s. Disco had turned music upside down and the importance of the DJ was now cemented. But also alongside Disco at the same time, the 70’s saw two less mainstream forms of music forging […]

The Rise of The DJ Part – 1

During the last twenty years or so, the rise of the humble DJ almost to legendary status has taken place. These masters of vinyl, and MP3 have almost cult stature amongst their fans, and the artists that produce dance music nowadays are almost obliged to have an endorsement from a top DJ. Be it featuring […]

The Origins of Dance Music – Part 2

The Caister Soul Weekend The “Caister Soul Weekend” was famous for two things: creating the “Weekender/Festival scene” and the birth of the “Dance DJ”. The event crossed all boundaries in terms of social, economic and geographical. People amassed from every type of lifestyle and came from every nook and cranny of the country. For a […]

The Origins of Dance Music – Part 1

We are all familiar with the names, such as Dave Pearce, Judge Jules and Luciano who helped to revolutionise dance music in legendary clubs, such as Pacha, Cafe Mambo and Eden. But these guys are just the latest edition of the pioneers who first bought soul, R&B, funk to the masses. Although because of social […]