Café Mambo 2017


Win the chance to play live at Café Mambo Ibiza!


Congratulations to the winner of the Cafe Mambo 2017 DJ contest, Eduardo. You can listen to the winner entry below:

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Ever dreamt of landing a residency in the electronic music mecca of Ibiza? We are offering a unique opportunity to win a trip to Ibiza to play a set at Café Mambo for the 2017 season. All you have to do is submit a unique and creative 20-45 minute mix to be considered. The winner will be considered for a weekly residency and representation in Mamboland Agency. The winner will also have the opportunity to upload a monthly set to Café Mambo’s Mixcloud account and will be featured on Café Mambo social media channels.

This is a perfect platform to give your DJ career a boost in the right direction. Enter now if you think you have what it takes...


Winners will be judged on qualities such as:

  • Mixing ability
  • Creativity shown
  • Distinctiveness of sound
  • Originality
  • Production and sound engineering skills are beneficial for applicants.

The judging panel consists of music industry experts and established Ibiza resident DJS.


The winner will receive:

  • Flights and accommodation for two people to Ibiza (up to the value of 250€pp)
  • A DJ set at Café Mambo
  • Dinner at Café Mambo
  • Entry to one of Ibiza’s iconic venues
  • Opportunity to upload a monthly set on Mambo’s Mixcloud platform

In addition, the winner will be considered for a weekly residency at Café Mambo and representation with the Mamboland Agency.


  • Final entries: May 1st, 2017 at 23:59
  • Selection by the jury: May 1 – May 12 2017
  • Winner announced: May 12th
  • Winner plays at Mambo in May or June 2017.


  1. Upload a mix of 20-40 minutes on Mixcloud.
  2. Title your mix MAMBO MIXCLOUD RESIDENCY 2017 – ARTIST NAME and use the artwork available here.
  3. Complete the entry form and upload your mix.
  4. The final phase will be to promote your mix. It's time to demonstrate your public relations skills. The most heard and voted mixes may be selected by the jury.

Only unsigned and amateur DJs can enter. Those who hold major residencies or are signed to a label will not be considered. You must be at least 18 years of age to enter.

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