There are many iconic names synonymous with Ibiza, but perhaps the king of them all is Space. Opened in 1986 before dance music exploded on the island, the superclub closed its doors for good in 2016 and the building underwent massive refurbishment before reopening as Hi Ibiza, part of the Ushuaia Group. Yet founder and owner Pepe Rosello has made

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As the UK's vaccine program reaches its final stages, with just those aged under 40 with no underlying health conditions left to go in terms of a first dose, and the "Roadmap" to normality reaching it's penultimate stage this month, the government are hard at work compiling data as we move ever closer to all restrictions being dropped. This weekend

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It's probably fair to say the music video isn't high on the list of priorities when it comes to dance music - the vast majority have none, many are almost an afterthought for promo purposes, some simply consist of a bunch of live footage. Yet occasionally there is a track which takes on a music video as a high concept

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It's been a long 14 months, and it's probably summed up best in the words of Marea Stamper, better known as The Blessed Madonna - "This year we've had to lose our space, we've lost dancing. All these things that we took for granted". While her track with Fred again might yet become an anthem for the generation that suffered

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In 2020 it was clear why UK festivals had to cancel - the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent closure of society to prevent overwhelming the NHS was a "do-or-die" situation that has never been seen before. We came close to disaster, twice, when counting the January "second wave", but the plan worked. Yet as we head into 2021 with vaccinations, mean

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The UK summer is looking bright for 2021, with the current "roadmap" to easing lockdown going well. This week, the second major step was enacted, with groups of six able to meet outdoors, pubs reopening for outdoor drinking, and other measures that are moving us closer to normality. Yet while the June 21st date for removal of all restrictions means

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The Spanish government have announced that their much-discussed "vaccine passport" initiative will be ready by June, meaning those vaccinated will be able to travel to Ibiza. The news comes after months of speculation around the introduction of such a system, with the Spanish tourism industry keen to open up a "green corridor" with the UK, hopefully allowing some kind of

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Camelphat are riding a wave right now - despite not being able to perform for over a year thanks to the ongoing unpleasantness, the duo certainly haven't let up. Arguably the best musical group ever to come out of Liverpool, the duo released their debut album 'Dark Matter' to great acclaim in the latter part of 2020, off the back

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It's a long-term legal dispute that stretches back years - Jeffery Sutorius first split from trance music group Dash Berlin in June 2018, before later announcing he'd be returning to use the Dash Berlin name as a solo project in a rather complex situation that at times was hard to keep track of. Now, in a message posted on his

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Last week it was announced that Cream Classical is returning to Liverpool in September 2021 with a massive show on the city's iconic Pier Head. When tickets went on sale it was no great surprise when they sold out almost immediately, with demand so high that there was only one thing for it - Cream have decided to put on

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As the UK continues to look forward to what should be a return to normality by summer, events old and new are announcing plans for the coming months. While firm favourites such as Creamfields are already sold out months in advance, there are plenty of new small festivals and outdoor events popping up around the country, with big plans for

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Many promoters have taken on the "dance music with a live orchestra" concept over the years, but you'd struggle to find one that does it better than renowned Liverpool promoters Cream. Not only does the legendary brand make use of one of the finest "alternative" orchestras in the world in the shape of the Kaleidoscope Orchestra, but the choice of

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A non-fungible token, better known as NFT, is the big thing right now, and who better to jump on-board the craze than Madeon, currently riding high off the back of his critically acclaimed and Grammy nominated album 'Good Faith'. So what is an NFT, and how does it work? Essentially "fungible" assets are things like cash - if your friend had

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The news surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic has been one of hope recently, at least in the UK where cases, hospitalisations, and deaths are falling off a cliff. This is partly because the UK is still in a nationwide lockdown, however with nearly half of all adults now vaccinated, with the majority of those most vulnerable jabbed first, it's clear that

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