Ibiza King's Max Linen have stamped their mark on the House scene in a major way, responsible for three No.1 Ibiza and House Music Anthems:
‘The Soulshaker’ (No.1 Pete Tong’s Radio 1 Ibiza Weekend Buzz Chart 2001)
‘Flashback’ (No.1 Pete Tong’s Radio 1 Ibiza Weekend Buzz Chart)
‘Paradiso Del Mundo’ (No.1 DJ’s Ibiza Mag Hype Chart)
Summer 2008 saw Max Linen hit hard with ‘Neon Lights’. The track hit the prestigious No.1 DMC Buzz Chart & No.1 Music Week Coolcuts with vocals and Lyrics by Nick Clow (Pet Shop Boys) & Luciana (Bodyrox/Taio Cruz). Featured on the new Ibiza Annual & Clubbers Guide ‘08 from Ministry of Sound
Max Linen have a huge an array of fans that including Roger Sanchez (Flashback was his record of the year), Erik Morillo, Pete Tong, Danny Rampling, Robbie Rivera, Seb Fontaine, Judge Jules, Tall Paul, Boy George, David Morales, Danny Tenaglia, Sander Kleinenberg as well as every Ibizan Resident DJ.
Max Linen had the pleasure of remixing the all time classic Joe Smooth’s -‘Promised Land’ & took the track to the No.1 spot in the RM & 7Mag UK club charts. The remix won them an army of admirers with Dj’s, Producers & Punters alike. Joe Smooth quote: “15 producers have remixed Promised land over the years & the Max Linen mix is my favourite of them all – A labour of love for the original”.
‘The Soulshaker’ caused dancefloor mayhem in Ibiza & worldwide, it was labelled as the biggest track of the island that summer. Hitting
No.1 in Pete Tong’s Radio 1 Ibiza Buzz Chart, his ‘Essential’ new tune twice
No.1 spot in the RM & DJ Mag UK club charts (that’s three chart No.1’s in a row)
with Max PA’ing at the closing parties of Space (Terrace) & Manumission as well as performing live for MTV in Dublin – Ireland.
Their video was on heavy rotation on 'A' List MTV & MTV Dance with the guys interviewed on Channel 4’s Popworld along side Blue & Danni Minogue.
Industry reactions on Max Linen:
Pete Tong: ‘Max Linen – The Soulshaker, they don’t get much bigger than this – Monstrous – Essential new tune twice’
Seb Fontaine Radio 1: ‘No.1 in my floorfiller chart’
Judge Jules Radio 1:’ Tried & tested record of the week”
Jason Bye (Space Resident): 'Easily the biggest track & crowd response on the Terrace this summer'.
Griff (Manumission Resident): It's the biggest track at Manumisson & in my box every week - I base my whole set around it.
Erik Morillo: This tears up the floor at Pacha.
Tall Paul Kiss 100: ‘Absolutely love it – record of the week’