Hot on the heels of a particularly popular contest with Norwegian dance music icon Ørjan Nilsen, none other than Statement! regular and Progressive Trance trailblazer Rodg takes over the reins to launch a similar contest on Armada University, the new producer platform operating under the wing of Amsterdam-based record label Armada Music.
Hot off the back of the freshly-released ‘Music Rescues Me’ album, Paul van Dyk has more good news for fans today. Having enjoyed a highly successful 11-week debut run, The Supernova Group confirmed that Paul van Dyk will be joining the SHINE family for another season in 2019.
Recently Alexander Popov released his 2nd artist album called 'Intention'. To celebrate this release we dedicated The TrancePodium Podcast 040 to it. Alexander made a beautiful mix with the highlight of that album. The 2nd mix is coming from forum member Stettiner.
We’re back with a BIG one for January 4th, as MENNO DE JONG makes his first appearance at Ministry of Sound in two years. So to celebrate opening our account for 2019, Menno will perform ALL NIGHT LONG for an inaugural occasion at The Gallery – giving opportunity to expertly guide his performance towards those punchier BPM levels.
In 2019 Cosmic Gate will mark a milestone: twenty successive years of music-making union. It’s a period that has given rise to dozens of club classics, genre-shaping hits & outright anthems, 50+ career remixes and 8 (soon to be 9) albums.
Omnia is back with a stellar track to finish off 2018 - ‘Guide You Home’ will be the first track released on his own label ‘Omnia HQ’ which has just been launched.
In this week's vlog you will see the interview Twan van Loon from Muzikxpress did with Ørjan Nilsen, where they talk about his beautiful track "La Guitarra", which is a tribute to his late brother Ernst Ove Nilsen.
Creative team Ralph Kyau & Steven Albert, Euphonic Records founders and label mates professionally known as Kyau & Albert, are no strangers to the electronic dance music empire.
With this month’s announcement of its nominations, Cosmic Gate were delighted to receive their first nod in the GRAMMY awards. Amongst the five remixes judged by the institution’s illustrious panel to be the best of the last twelve months was Cosmic Gate’s expansion of Gabriel & Dresden’s ‘Only Road’.
Producing since 2002 and known for tracks like Ocean Terrace and Bangalore which featured on the ISOS series, Technophobia, Different Day, Different Light and many others. Or for his ITWT 014 mix compilation. He's been on fire lately again and that's why the 27th episode of our exclusive 'The Track That'-series is with Daniel Wanrooy!
It’s almost impossible to put into words just how amazing the year of 2018 has been for A State Of Trance and Trance music as a whole. After drawing over 70 million listeners to the live broadcast of the previous year mix...
Where else can you find a Brazilian-style carnival in Europe in the thick of December and (just to hedge our bets!) taking place in a former grain silo?!! Yes indeed, in a riotous blaze of colour, clamour and glamour Grotesque’s year-sign-off fiestas its way back into Rotterdam’s Maassilo complex this month.
This December will see the release of ‘Sonder’ – the sophomore solo LP from Moonbeam founder Pavel Khvaleev. Following his 2017’s ‘Rebirth’ debut, ‘Sonder’ is a continuation of effectively his life’s work: breaking down the barrier between what we hear and what we see.
For this week's vlog Twan van Loon from Muzikxpress sat down with Nick Bracegirdle a.k.a. Chicane, about his trance classic "Offshore", his new artist album "The Place You Can't Remember, The Place You Can't Forget", his "Sun:Sets" radio show and more!
There are few absolute certainties in life. Night does indeed follow day, autumn makes way for winter, trance is eternal and – in no way coincidental - another Giuseppe Ottaviani floor-rapturer is only ever around the corner. A man who hasn’t broken his production stride in a dozen+ years has had another nonstop 365 of it in 2018.