Spectacular Photos From KU, Ibiza During Its '80s Heyday

Grace Jones and palm trees mixed with out and out hedonism. These photos from a bygone Ibiza era are what the internet was made for...
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Grace Jones and palm trees mixed with out and out hedonism. These photos from a bygone Ibiza era are what the internet was made for...
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There exists a Facebook fan page dedicated to a bygone Ibiza institution which is so brilliant you'll find yourself physically pining for a time machine to experience it first hand. Through an extensive collection of photos from the late '70s to the late '80s, Ku - Ibiza Best Years showcases the glamour and hedonism of Ibiza past: sun, feathers, Grace Jones and handlebar moustaches.

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During its heyday the club was deemed to be the world's most prestigious venue, attracting a clientele of celebrities, bohemians, night creatures, homos, trannies, native ibicencos and aristocrats, mixed together to create an atmosphere it'd be pointless for me to try and imagine.

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In their own words they describe the end of that Golden era: "With the arrival of the law forbidding open air discotechs and the invasion of the island by foreign promoters toting mainstream music, the magic was siphoned out, leaving a generation of disillusioned dreamers with out a home". The club later became Privilege.

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There are hundreds upon hundreds of incredible photos to flick through. Take a look for yourself and read more about the KU history at the Facebook page.

Photos reposted with permission from Ku Ibiza Best Years

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