Rob Stevenson has been in the trance scene for over a decade now, mainly under the guise of Activa. He has released countless tracks that stand up only too well to the test of time today. We wanted to take some time to get in the head of the prolific entity and see what he is all about.
In this week's vlog you'll see Twan van Loon from Muzikxpress doing a depth interview with Ferry Corsten, about the track "Gouryella" (which came out exactly 20 years ago!), the history of the Gouryella project and the collaboration with Tiësto, the brand new Gouryella track "Surga", some System F stuff, Ferry's UNITY project, Stillpoint and more!
The briefest of glances outside your window will tell you all you need to know on the ‘is spring/isn’t spring here?’ question. Should you still need convincing however, here’s Markus Schulz to make it empirical. Out of the dark, into the light, through his annual Global DJ Broadcast In Bloom show, spring mainlines.
After his ‘Buenos Aires’ inaugural popped Afterdark’s mixcomp cherry last August, the spring of 2019 sees label honcho Sneijder ready for a second drop. Doubling down, the album expands to two discs and finds Afterdark bringing the sound of the underground to Los Angeles.
Laurent Véronnez, one of Belgium’s iconic underground dance music gurus, celebrates 20 years of Airwave this year. For this occasion he already released the 'Airwave 20 years' album and the 'Progressive Reworks' version of it.
If there is one thing to look forward to in the summer, it’s partying on the beach with a gorgeous sunset in the backdrop. Mark your calendars because Saturday August 17th Menno Solo is returning to its summer home on the sandy shores of The Netherlands: Beachclub Fuel.
Two years back Mark Sherry had his humanity questioned. Nobody - least of all he - could have known it'd trip off his first artist album. Clicking a captcha to ‘confirm’ his ‘humanity’ was an innocuous, seemingly fleeting moment. Over the following minutes, hours, days & weeks he returned to the question with ever-increasing interest.
After the already-blazing success of both ‘It’s All About The Melody’ and Beatport #1 ‘Gravity’, the first two cuts to be taken from trance icons Aly & Fila’s new, long-awaited LP, the formidable duo now return with yet another stage-dominating anthem; ‘Come Home’ featuring stalwarts of the genre Kyau & Albert.
This months episode is a Progressive Special. No one other than legend Airwave made a beautiful exclusive mix including some of the reworks from his this week's released Progressive Reworks version of '20 Years Of Airwave'.
In this interview you will see Twan van Loon from Muzikxpress with Carlo Resoort about the 4 Strings classic "Take Me Away (Into The Night)", which came out in 2001. It became one of the most well known vocal trance classics ever!
Appetites whetted? Anticipation built? Expectations in high orbit!? Thought so! Topping charts and dropping bass, ‘Panama’ & ‘Tranceland’ – Giuseppe Ottaviani’s 2019 album vanguards - have offered insights most enticing into what the Italian has in store with ‘Evolver’ - his fourth longplayer.
Gareth Emery and Ashley Wallbridge are getting mentioned in the same breath more often than not these days, and for good reason.
Canadian DJ/producer Bryn Liedl recently released his debut artist album 'Surreal' ánd signed a contract at Euphonic Records. Reason enough for Trance Podium's new team member Michelle to have a little chat with him.
With the ‘Confirm Humanity’ single shedding first light on what Mark Sherry has up his sleeve on his incoming namesake LP (whilst naturally throwing down on floors globally!), the Scotsman flips its second ace today. The single introduces a vocal aspect to the album’s fusion, and one that comes from none other than Christina Novelli.
If we were ever to set an Avanti all-star team, picking the artists from one of their best performing releases and give it the remix treatment by one of their busiest producers in collaboration with the labelmanager would probably be a pretty good place to start - and they did just that!