Am heutigen Tage wurde die Nachricht vom Label Defected verbreitet. Nach sieben Jahren im Pacha von Ibiza werden die kommenden Partys dort nicht mehr stattfinden. Die neue Location wurde noch nicht bekanntgegeben.
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Statement from: Defected, LONDON, Thursday 13 December 2012
a hugely successful seven-year residency, Defected has decided to leave
Pacha and will no longer host its world-famous Defected In The House
events at the Ibiza club.
Dunmore, founder and A&R Director comments, “Pacha is an incredible
discotheque and we have enjoyed seven amazing seasons at the club. The
current House music renaissance meant 2012 was our most successful
summer to date, with acts such as Solomun and Dennis Ferrer striking the
right chord on the island. This reflects the popularity we are
currently enjoying both in terms of music sales and attendances at our
He continues, “Ibiza’s clubbing landscape, however, is rapidly evolving and these are exciting times. Continuing
a tried and trusted formula would have been the easiest option but next
summer will be our tenth on the island and our achievements last summer
give us a great platform to look at the new opportunities available to
us. So, to conclude, we will not be at Pacha next summer and shall announce our plans for 2013 early in the New Year.”
for the label’s successes in 2012 started with the label receiving
‘Best British Label’ from DJ Mag and were followed up by a well-deserved
‘Outstanding Achievement Award’ for Simon Dunmore presented at the
International Music Summit (IMS). Defected also picked up the
prestigious ‘Track of the Year Award’ with Pirupa's 'Party Non-Stop' at
the Ibiza DJ Awards, where Defected In The House guest Solomun received
‘Producer of the Year Award’ in his breakthrough Ibiza season.
Ibiza nights also featured lauded performances from a uniquely diverse
line-up including Dennis Ferrer, Noir, MK, Tensnake, Sandy Rivera, Murk,
Frankie Knuckles, Bob Sinclar, Dimitri From Paris and Copyright all
bringing an unbeatable and consistent quality house sound to the
island. So, with two records currently in the Beatport Top 10, four in
the Traxsource Top 10 and a genuine world-class New Year's Eve show in
London, we are looking forward to completing an unforgettable year.
extends its thanks to Pacha and to everyone who has supported us in
Ibiza for the last seven years. We look forward to announcing our plans
for Ibiza 2013.