Fancy playing a DJ a set at Pacha, headlining a tour and recording three mixes with Pacha Recordings? Then get down to Guanabara this Thursday.

More than 250 British DJs are expected to compete for the chance to become winner of Movida Corona 2011.

12 UK qualifier rounds and five playoff finals will take place, culminating in a national final at super club Ministry of Sound on October 18.

Finalists will perform in front of 2,000 spectators to win a place at the grand final, taking place on November 12 at Pacha, Madrid.

The winner will perform a set at, Pacha, headline the Movida Corona tour and record three mixes with Pacha Recordings.

 They will also receive £1000 cash prize, Pioneer CDJ equipment, Corona Extra goodies and entry to the Movida Corona Grand Final in Madrid, complete with accommodation and VIP treatment.

The competition tours the UK throughout August, but this Thursday it comes to Guanabara in London (

A spokesperson for Corona said: “Anyone who enjoys house music can get involved – whether they compete themselves or head along to support the participating DJs at any one of the Corona Extra parties across the UK.”

To be in with a chance of competing for the coveted title of Movida Corona Champion 2011, DJs can submit their own 30 minute mix at

DJ hopefuls also have an opportunity to fast-track their way to the grand final via ‘Facebook Chance,’ which allows each entrant to notify friends and fans that they’ve entered the competition.  The DJ with the most Facebook votes will go directly through to the grand final.

Thursday August 25
Guanabara, 166 Drury Lane, WC2B 5PW