ORBIT MENTORS 2020

Hosted by co-founder and seasoned DJ mentor Doorly, Orbit DJ Retreats is a venture between leading minds in music from around the globe, Orbit’s programme covers all the essentials to succeed in the music industry, including; how to use DJ equipment at the highest level of performance. Mastering production and software skills. Marketing, social media and branding. Business and career development.

DOORLY

Now entering his 20th Year as a DJ & Music Producer, Doorly has established an untouchable reputation in the industry with releases across the Cajual & Relief Labels, Dirtybird, Hot Creations, Get Physical, Crosstown Rebels and Southern Fried Records and collaborations with Green Velvet, Marshall Jefferson, Switch, Grandmaster Flash, DJ Pierre, Todd Terry, DJ Sneak, and Mike Skinner. In addition to this Doorly is also credited with remix work for Kanye West, The Prodigy, Groove Armada, Carl Craig and Basement Jaxx.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@doorlydj

ROB DA BANK

Robert John Gorham, known by the pseudonym Rob da Bank, is an English DJ and co-founder of music festivals Bestival, originally on the Isle of Wight and now moved to Lulworth, Dorset and Camp Bestival, also in Lulworth. He presented a show on BBC Radio 1 which focused on promoting new left field music and is also the founder of Sleep Retreat.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@robdabank1973

HAUSWERKS

Producer, DJ and go-to studio engineer for many of electronic music’s elite: Hauswerks has set himself apart from the crowd via an irresistible blend of technical know-how and musical creativity. And with champions including Hot Creations, Avotre and elrow, if you’re someone who values quality house music, he’s without question someone you should get to know.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@hauswerks_music

JULIET FOXX

Juliet’s presence on the Techno scene cannot be ignored, her rise has been swift and relentless. Collaborating last year with Ramiro Lopez resulted in two Techno anthems, ‘Twisted’ released on Ramiro’s own ODD imprint and ‘Come Closer’ released via the mighty Drumcode.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@djjulietfox

GAWP

Oli has dedicated his life to music with over 20 years of experience. When he's not in the studio he's usually touring the United States, Australia and Europe under the artist name GAWP. Over those years he has proudly produced and released on labels such as Dirtybird, Toolroom, Southern Fried, This Ain't Bristol, 7Wallace, 7Wallace, Hotboi, Cream, Heldeep and many more

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@gawpmusic

DAVINA MOSS

Since making Ibiza her home, Davina has been seduced by the underground electronic music scene, giving her an edge that has seen her increasingly in demand performing at some of the coolest venues including DC10, Pacha and Zoo.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@davina_moss

KAI CANT

Kai Cant is the brainchild behind Abode, one of the biggest electronic music clubbing brands in Europe. With huge events across the UK, festivals in London, Southampton and Malta, plus their massive residency at one of the most famous venues on the planet; Amnesia Ibiza, Abode really has become one of the fastest growing and exciting electronic brands over past 5 years.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@kai_ibiza

ALEX JUKES

Alex Jukes has helmed Jukebox PR since he founded it ten years ago in 2009. The company has worked with the likes of Solomun, Matthias Tanzmann, Moon Harbour, Dennis Ferrer, DirtyBird, Printworks London, The BPM Portugal, Movement Festival, Kappa Futur Festival, Electric Zoo, Brazil Music Conference, Warung Beach Club Brazil, Privilege Ibiza and many other artists, events and brands. 

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@jukeboxpr

VERITY MAZE

Born out of London's debauched underground, Maze play at some of the wildest & most innovative parties in the city including He.She.They., Solid Grooves, Little Gay Brother and they have featured at numerous venues and events including LWE presents, Phonica Records, XOYO Saturdays, Sabajaq at Egg, and ANTS and Elrow at Motion Bristol.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@veritymaze

MO FUNK

Having just completed his 10th season, Mo's been holding down residencies at some ibiza's most recognised venues Pacha, Cafe Del Mar, Cafe Mambo, Space, along with guest spots at Defected’s weekly throwdown Glitterbox at Hi, Mo’funk is now a name synonymous with Ibizan summers. Add to that an endorsement deal with Pioneer and you have yourself a story that dreams are made of.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@itsmoyo

MARK BURNETT

A user since version 4, Mark is a qualified Ableton Instructor and has nearly a decade of experience using and teaching Live and has worked with top notch artists and producers across the globe.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@mark_adam_burnett

GRAHAME FARMER

Grahame’s love affair with electronic music goes back to the mid-90s when he first began to venture into the UK’s beloved rave culture, finding himself interlaced with some of the country’s most seminal club spaces. A trip to dance music’s anointed holy ground of Ibiza in 1997 then cemented his sense of purpose and laid the foundations for what was to come over the next few decades of his marriage to the music industry.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@datatransmission

J.O.S.H.U.A

With his introduction into music innately delivered through his brother’s pirate radio station, Joshua experienced music in its entirety at a young and impressionable age. Through relentless dedication to music over the following 15 years Joshua developed an extraordinary technical ability behind the decks. A truly unique ‘hands on’ DJ with an unmistakable talent. His inspiring mixing across the turntables leaves audiences astonished and craving more.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@mynames_joshua

RYAN CONNOLLY

Reconceptualizing Ibiza’s scene with his unique parties and fresh approach to tech house, emerging DJ and producer RARa isn’t one to conform to the rules. Known for his landmark event series, Secret Sessions, he’s taken Ibiza by storm. Putting on bespoke pop up parties in breathtaking locations, strictly for the ‘in the know’ heads and workers.  He’s brought together the finest up and coming artists the island has to offer, with top level unannounced headliners, to resounding success.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@rara___dj

HOBBS

Matt Hobin is Manchester based DJ/Producer -Hobbs (UK) (Formerly ‘Kleen Kutz’). After a music career spanning several years, Matt has played a number of venues in the UK and Europe (including an event in Ibiza with the maestro that is Doorly and several appearance at ADE). His crowd-pleasing performances of rolling tech house, expertly woven with melodic, tribal elements create a truly unique sound.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@hobbsmusicuk

IAN HURST

Ian Hurst is a highly skilled communicator and public speaker on mental health and wellbeing. Having spent many years in a corporate industry across various roles, Ian has built a wealth of knowledge and expertise which lends itself effectively and confidently to delivering mental health awareness in a forward thinking and practical way.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@wearehumingbird

DAN CATER

Dan Cater is  a certified personal trainer with 7 years experience in the industry and the creator of ‘The Fitness Lab Ibiza’. Committed to having a positive impact on peoples lives, and adopting a holistic approach with clients; incorporating mindfulness, mental health and general wellbeing.

Mentoring in:

Ibiza | October 5 - 10 2020

Ibiza | May 15 - 20 2020

@dan_carterpt