joan ribas

Joan Ribas

Componente della giuria di Adrenalina

Biography

Joan Ribas was born in Ibiza in 1963. With 15 years old he began to collaborate with the unique radio station in the island. His first works as a dj were in diverse bars of the zone of the Port and Calle de la Virgen of Ibiza, mythical places as the Be Bop, Akelarre, Bar 22, Number 1, etc, etc, etc, very young began to be employed at a specializing shop of vinyl that was in Ibiza downtown very near to the port, it was called Flip Music and it was the first one in bringing exclusive import vinyl for djs in the island. At the age of 18 Pacha Ibiza comes to look for him. He was playin at Pacha as a resident for almost 20 years, sharing dj booth with people as Dj Pippi. Alfredo, Cesar de Melero o Angelito among others including hundreds of the best djs of the world. In Pacha starts to play before housemusic was bor, there lived the whole evolution of the electronic music for dance to the actual sounds. In the year 2000 he leave definitively the daily residence in Pacha Ibiza and becomes to be dj free lance. Since then he has been playing in all the clubs of the island, places as Space, Café del Mar, Pacha, Privilege, Somni, Km 5, Las Dalias, Es Paradis, Eden, etc, etc, etc. Including venues and discotheques all around the planet and events so significant as two special parties for the MTV awards (one in Stockholm and other one in Edinburgh). In the year 2005 He began to play at Ibiza Global Radio with a maxim audicence show called Housevibes Now is the general manager of Ibiza Soulstice Music, a new step as a musical provider WINNER OF A DJ MAG AWARD 2008 & 2010 RESIDENT AT PACHA HOTEL IBIZA Productions: 2001 – Milesart Orchestra – “Keep Your Soul As a Child” (Sony Germany) 2002 – VA/Es Paradis “Women in the Gallery” (Café del Mar Music) 2003 – Milesart Orchestra – “Funk Off” (white label) 2004 – Paco Fernadez – “Mani” (Joan Ribas & Stevie Fernandez rmx) 2005 – Milesart Orchestra – Better Times EP (Ibiza Soulstice Music) 2005 – Milesart Orchestra – Time for Peace (Delecto Canada) 2006 – Milesart Orchestra ft Marcel – Disco Tales (LAY USA) 2006 – VA/Aftersunset Grooves (Modamusic IT) 2006 – VA/ Ibiza Global Radio Moods vol 1 (Irma IT) 2007 – VA/ Ibiza Global Radio Moods vol 2 (Irma IT) 2007 – VA/ Housevibes at IGR ( Clubstar Germany) 2008 – VA/Ibiza Global Radio Summer Compilation (Aluminium rec ES) 2009- VA/Bacardi B-Live Vol 10 (cd 2) (Ministry of Sound GER) 2011 – Milesart Orchestra – A Love Xtreme (Seamless rec) 2012 – Milesart Orchestra – The Bright Side of Life (Kaleum Records) 2013 – VA/Housevibes vol 1 (Epoque music) 2013 – VA/Housevibes vol 2 (Epoque music)