The Ibiza summer clubbing season is in full swing, drawing revelers from all over the globe to the tiny Balearic island’s sunny beaches and swish dancefloors. But it wasn’t always the British and German holiday mecca that it is today—that actually took some doing. Paul Oakenfold and a grip of London acid-house DJs were really the first to turn the dance-music world on to the magic of Cafe Del Mar and its surrounds, and it was with films like today’s Friday Matinée, A Short Film About Chilling, that the pilgrimages began. So take a dip into this one below, and see what all the early fuss was about, with interviews featuring The Farm, 808 State, and plenty more classic electronic artists.
News Jul 26, 2013