Sep 21, 2023
4 min read
Defected's Grand Finale: The Closing Party at Eden Ibiza.
Are you ready to cap off your summer at San Antonio’s favorite club night? As the sun sets on another unforgettable summer of house music in Ibiza, Defected is gearing up for its grand finale on Friday, September 29, at the iconic Eden Ibiza.
Under the banner of "It's all about house!", Defected has been the beating pulse of Ibiza's club scene every Friday this summer. From its inception in 2001, this all-encompassing music organization has danced its way into the hearts of ravers from every corner of the globe.
And now, as the curtains prepare to close on their 22nd year on the White Isle, they're pulling out all the stops.
The lineup is nothing short of spectacular. With Low Steppa, Hannah Wants, Darius Syrossian, Monki, and Sam Divine on the roster, it's clear that Defected is set on ensuring this closing party is one for the books.
With a lineup like this and the reputation that Defected has built over the years, missing out isn't an option. So, if you're on the island, or planning that last-minute trip, make sure Eden Ibiza is on your itinerary for September 29.
It's not just a closing party; it's a celebration of house music, of summer memories, and of the unifying power of dance.
Will you be there to witness it? Don't miss out on the magic; it's Defected!
More about the lineup
Low Steppa, a paramount figure in house music, skyrocketed to prominence with his explosive bootleg of Route 94’s “My Love,” amassing 2.2 million plays on Soundcloud and leading to celebrated productions like his remix of Sonny Fodera's “Always Gonna Be.”
Beyond his significant contributions in production, his esteemed label Simma Black consistently dominates music charts, while his performances, notably with Defected Records at their global parties, solidify his esteemed place in the music scene.
British-born DJ Hannah Wants started her career in 2010, and since then has skyrocketed to become a globally known name in house music. In 2014 she was crowned both DJ Mag and Mixmag’s ‘Best Breakthrough DJ’ as well as Mixmag’s ‘Star of the Year’.
As a self-taught turntablist turned global sensation, Hannah has been a dominant force in the dance music scene, and, In 2023, she dazzled audiences at major events like Coachella, Miami Music Week, EDC Vegas, London's Printworks, and BBC Radio 1's Ibiza event, with plans to conclude the year touring Australasia and Southeast Asia.
Darius Syrossian, a stalwart in the house and techno scene, has dedicated his life to producing, DJing, and promoting the pure essence of electronic music. With roots tracing back to the early 90s, Darius has held residencies in Ibiza's top clubs, toured globally, and founded the Moxy Muzik label, always championing the mantra, "It's all about house and techno."
Monki’s journey into music started with her internships at Radio Jackie and Rinse FM, where after a year she was offered her own show. Moving to Radio 1 and 1xtra, Monki has proven to be one of the most influential musical selectors and brings her incredible taste to clubs and festival stages across the world.
Sam Divine started off as part of the Defected street team and has built her way up through the ranks, now thriving as the host of the Defected radio show as well as an integral part of the brand's DJ roster.
The ‘First Lady of Defected’ shows no signs of slowing down and will be bringing her infectious energy back to Eden for Defected’s closing fiesta.