With a string of the world’s finest electronic artists under one roof, the We Love… Space Opening Fiesta has become synonymous with the start of summer and cuts the red ribbon to officially launch the Ibiza season. Each year the opening party celebrates the reunion of We Love’s…extended friends and family, as well as introducing the fresh faces who will be welcomed into the fold to join the amazing musical journey.
The artists who will form part of an extensive line-up on Sunday 10th June, can now be revealed as they all join forces for the party the winter months have kept us waiting for. Carl Craig will be making the Discoteca the base for his incredible 69 live show which is infused with masks, darkness and visuals to stimulate all senses, with the rest of the night´s sound track provided by fellow Detroit legend Derrick Mayalongside Paul Woolford and Ben UFO performing an Ibiza debut back to back set with resident Jem Haynes completing the room’s line-up. Following on from the huge success of 2011’s debut, we welcome back Innervisions to the main Terrace for the first of four exclusively curated terrace residency shows. For the first of these, we see imprint dons Henrik Schwarz, Dixon & Âme who will be joined byTensnake playing live, with support from Resident Ryan O Gorman. The Sunset Terrace sees BBC Radio 1’s Jaymo & Andy George take the helm with resident Jason Bye until midnight when Mr Doris’ “After Dark” project kicks off featuring Mr Doris & The Nextmen. El Salon will morph into The Love Lounge feat: Luca C & Brigante hosted by Kelly Love. Christophe & El Harvo form The Garden Get Together, which will bring the magic of Croatia’s Garden Party onto The Premier Etage, along with friends and favorites Alfredo and Ian Blevins.
The We Love…residents for 2012 is a collage of old friends and new including the names synonymous with the brand; James Zabiela, Hot Chip Dj’s (Felix and Al), Claude VonStroke, Paul Woolford, Ivan Smagghe and last year’s rising star jozif, plus regular visits from Groove Armada, Carl Craig,Innervisions, Derrick May, Joris Voorn, 2manydj’s, Miss Kittin, Agoria, PBR Streetgang, Jonathan Ulysses, Jaymo & Andy George and big time bloggers Bicep hosting 4 exclusive Feel My Bicep Shows. Having proven themselves masters in breaking new talent on Ibiza, We Love… introduce this years Fresh Blood with Julio Bashmore, Scuba, 2Bears, Ben UFO, Midland, Deetron, Oxia, Crazy P, Untold, Skudge, Cosmin TRG, George Fitzgerald, Eats Everything, Appleblim & Al Touretts Live all playing their debut We Love… Ibiza sets in Space throughout the season, which are sure to set some musical milestones.
Sunday 10th June sees some of the biggest names in electronic music officially kick start the 2012 Ibiza season. From then on, you can forget about doing anything else on Sundays.
Full Opening Fiesta Line-Up | Sunday 10th June
Innervisions Showcase feat: Henrik Schwarz, Dixon, Ame Dj set, Tensnake live, Ryan O Gorman
69 (Carl Craig) live, Derrick May, Paul Woolford Vs Ben UFO, Jem Haynes
Pre midnight: Jaymo & Andy George, Jason Bye
Post midnight: “After Dark” feat: The Nextmen & Mr Doris
The Love Lounge feat: Luca C & Brigante hosted by Kelly Love.
The Garden Get Together feat: Alfredo, Christophe & El Harvo, Ian Blevins.
Further information on We Love…artists can be found here: