Luis del Villar
Luis del Villar is one of Barcelona’s musical gems. With over 25 years in the music business, the producer and DJ began spinning in various clubs around town in 1985, progressing on to Pacha Sitges in 1992. In 2010, Luis del Villar began a night in Barcelona which was the perfect backdrop to the already sexy house sounds that he had been known to entice audiences with.
His regular residences includes Pacha, Buddha Bar, Oshum, Catwalk, Roxy Blue, City Hall and a list of other well known venues. Luis is the resident and hostes the Ibiza Sensations party every Tuesday at Ocean Beach Ibiza in Sant Antoni de Portmany, one of the most glamorous beach clubs from the white island and also plays at some special events where is invited. During the winter season is resident dj playing all Saturdays night in Eclipse Bar at the famous W Hotel Barcelona his new concept Barcelona Sensations. Now playing all around the world in the most exclusive clubs and private parties thanks to his global known podcast Ibiza Sensations. His sessions has more than 13 million downloads since 2010, making him the most listened spanish dj in the world and considered a “must see” Dj in the international scene with his silky and sofisticated sound of luxury. He has been ranked number 371 at the DJ Mag Top 100 list in 2012. The podcast is also airplayed in up to 100 radio stations around the world from Russia to Philipines, USA to Southafrica, Spain to Brasil.
As a producer, Luis del Villar’s creditentials are highly extensive. He is the producer of the soundtrack to the Spanish edition of “Survivor” (Vale/Universal) not to mention his song “Night People” with John-Pierre-Linda under the moniker The Cat & Mr. Cool, reached number 1. “Night People” has been featured in numerous compilations with records sells reaching a half million. Luis del Villar also co-created the “Dali Chill Out” album, released on Vale/Universal, which was a successful record honoring world reknowned Spanish aritst Salvador Dali. While del Villar’s track “Number One” also recieved critical acclaim released on the prestige house label UMM, his music has also been featured on the “Spanish Chill Ambient” records released on Cassagrande and many other chill/lounge albums. He is indeed an important fixture in Spain’s modern music scene.