"God Is A DJ" from Faithless turns 20 this month, so Twan van Loon from Muzikxpress sat down with Faithless' lead vocalist Maxi Jazz to ask him more about this classic!
If Schulz history teaches us anything, it's 'don't count on Markus to do the expected'! Whether it's reinterpreting indie-folk with 'Facedown', getting collaborative with hip-hop's hall-of-fame on 'Sleepwalkers' or writing the lyrics for his 'Watch The World' album, his next artistic gymnastic is rarely more than a script-flip away.
After a small hiatus from the yearly release in the ITWT series, it saw a massive comeback in 2014 with their anniversary release ITWT 020, and then it was followed up by 021 in 2016 mixed by Adam Ellis. Now, the main head of ITWT steps up to the stearing wheel, and delivers the mix and compilation for ITWT 022. Please welcome Menno de Jong!
Any day we can bring you word of new undertaking from Joint Operations Centre has to be a good one, right?! It’s not something that happens so very often though. Amongst others aspects, John O’Callaghan’s alias enjoys the cachet of rarity - the better part of a year passing since ‘Pathological Effect’ made its presence felt.
Unless you've been living out by the barred spiral galaxy of Cepheus, Solarstone's astonishing '..---' transmission won't have failed to have reached you. Lead single 'Thank You' turned up its frequency and now - as summer hits the fast lane - 'I Want You Here' increases the bandwidth.
Trance has always been interesting in that it’s a very specific offshoot of electronic and house music, and yet a difficult one to define. If you want to get technical about it of course you can go with the tempo, which Wikipedia sets at 110-150 bpm, but that won’t mean much to people who haven’t specifically studied music.
Earlier this month, Steve Allen released his debut artist album called 'Uplift'. The TrancePodium Podcast 038 is a special which Steve dedicated his exclusive mix to that album. The resident mix is coming from the hands of Semir, who made a very nice classic mix. Enjoy!
French DJ and producer Yann Sella is set to release the first single from his debut EP ‘Existence’, featuring UK artist and producer MANCHESTER RAIN.
Unterberg first appeared on Avanti with a tasty remix of Make You Feel by labelmanager Kris O'Neil, which - among other great achievements - managed to score a hattrick of features in Above & Beyond's Group Therapy radioshow.
Sander van Doorn’s Purple Haze project has been one of the most exciting new chapters in electronic music in recent times, with a slew of hot singles, a superb debut album and epic live shows stunning the world. He returns to his moniker here for another big new track that’s ready to rock festivals the world over.
In the pantheon of electronic artists’ LPs, there have been some sizeable pending times. Hal though might have out-pended the lot. Since his debut production (the Telica Records-released ‘The World Is Flat’) a not inconsiderable two decades have elapsed.
Back on the White isle for a blistering summer residency this year, Armin van Buuren knows what it takes to make one of the most demanding party crowds in the world burst out in cheers.
For the next Unity project Jordan Suckley and Ferry Corsten teamed up and created this passionate trance release. Trance is not set in stone, Rosetta proofs different styles can combine and blend into something big.
Subculture welcomes another trance futurist to its impressive roster today, as Factor B debuts on the label. The Aussie producer hit the release gas last year, with an anthem convoy that by the year’s end included ‘Invidius’, ‘Liberator’, ‘Origins’ and ‘Something Like A Cure’.
As venerable an institution as exists in trance, ITWT unleash the latest edition in their mix collection series this July. Having assumed its reins back in 2014, chairman Menno de Jong has A&R’d the label into a new era and – through its annual ADE showcase – brought it a live aspect.