Solarstone’s first for 2020 also served as the overture for ‘3’ – the Pure Trance sentinel’s most recent longplayer. Given a musical affinity manifest to most, this surprisingly is also the first time Solarstone and Robert Nickson have worked directly together.
In 2001 Stuart Langelaan a.k.a. Lange teamed up with Skye, for the beautiful 'Drifting Away'. A great vocal trance classic, which made it to the #9 position of the UK Chart! In this week's vlog you will see Twan's interview with Lange, with the story behind 'Drifting Away'.
Taken from their sensational new album 'It's All About The Melody', Aly & Fila jump straight into the new year with their next single 'Te Espero Aqui'.
Christina Novelli is out with her astonishing ‘Through My Eyes’ album this month. Entirely acoustic throughout, aside from being just a beautiful start-through-finish listen, it also presents trance lovers with another unique opportunity.
Mark Sherry first discovered Tempo Giusto over 10 years ago when he burst onto the scene with his finely crafted tech-trance style. After countless gigs together and a string of releases on Outburst, Mark & Tuomas thought it was about time that they produced a track together for Mark’s recent artist album ‘Confirm Humanity’.
Polish techno warrior Peter Fern returns to TBR with another EP of his blistering, dark and hard techno. This is unadulterated, raw and sinister stuff, and is yet another master class in techno production from Peter!
Back in the year 2000, "It's My Turn" by Angelic came out; a trance track produced by Darren Tate and Judge Jules, with vocals by Jules' wife Amanda. The debut track of Angelic became a big success and it even made it it to the #11 position of the UK singles chart!
In the most meaningful of musical ways, Solarstone today signs off on a truly epic career year. Having previously found collaboration alchemy with Betsie Larkin through ‘Where Do We Go From Here’ and ‘Breathe You In’, a reteaming for the pair has become an evermore-requested one.
Expanding its adventures to electronic music capitals like London, Amsterdam (for ADE), Belgium’s Tomorrowland and its just-announced Berlin debut , SHINE’s shine has been megawatt-bright throughout 2019. The good word doesn’t stop there either!
World-famous DJ, Armin van Buuren, and the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) are joining forces to motivate millions of people to join the movement to stop plastic waste being dumped in oceans. WWF is proud to announce that as Global Oceans Ambassador, Armin will contribute to the worldwide #BeatPlastic campaign.
As the year of 2019 is entering into its final stages, it seems that Ferry Corsten and Armada Music saved one of the year’s biggest announcements for last.
2019, a year to never forget. Those words hold a certain truth for both Armin van Buuren and Trance fans from all over the world.
Trance without Menno de Jong, for us it's hard to imagine. But it's going to happen. Menno de Jong will end his DJ career on 12 September 2020 with a final Menno Solo. Nothing but respect for his reasons. Menno will be missed, but never forgotten.
The end of the year is approaching fast and that means it's time for the Afterhours.fm countdown! This year's End Of the Year Countdown will start tomorrow, the 20th of December! The full timetable is here.
Marcus Schossow & Matthew Felner are gardenstate, Schossow is of course a man whose production & DJ credentials need no introduction & Felner is widely known in industry circles as one of the men behind the New York promoter power house of Esscala.