Always striving for perfection, always evolving and pushing forwards; VII is the hottest collective in underground trance today. A label and brand featuring seven unique artists, each representing the absolute cutting edge of their respective fields VII presents music from across the spectrum of tech, psy, melodic and acid trance.
Under his ReOrder alias, the last 12 years have seen Tibor Tomecko bring clubfloors an expansive range of trance riches. Now, lighting the trail to his debut album (complete, and primed for autumn), the Slovakian drops its vanguard single through Black Hole Recordings.
It's October and that means; Amsterdam Dance Event time! ADE welcomes once again around 2,500 artists in almost 200 venues! Here's the trance program.
Yup, it’s that one! The one Mr. M.O.R.P.H.’s been pinnacling his sets with - gig-in, gig-out - throughout the summer. The one, which has been lighting up forums and festivals alike, and the one that Armin awarded Tune of the Week status to on ASOT882. And… the one that’s remained conspicuous by its summer-long release schedule absence!
In this week’s vlog you’ll see the interview Twan van Loon from Muzikxpress did with Steve Helstrip. Steve is responsible for “The Thrillseekers - Synaesthesia”, one of the most well known trance tracks ever made. Next year it is exactly 20 years ago that this classic came out. And...
Future Sound Of Egypt and Events Plus Egypt are proud to bring to you a new concept, a deep discovery in the heart of Egypt with two special nights including FSOE550.
When the temperature drops it's not all cold and miserable: 'Menno Solo' returns to its winter homestead WesterUnie in Amsterdam to turn up the heat and start the year off in style.
You want it pure, unmodified and exactly as the original artist intended it?! Well this time you’ll need to look elsewhere! This September the good folk at Grotesque stand ready to toot the horn of all things ‘remix’ once again!
After multiple succesful releases on mau5trap and Statement!, UK producer BUDD sees his Avanti return after last years label-debut “Wake Up”, this time in collaboration with singer Melissa Hollick.
For this week's vlog Twan van Loon from Muzikxpress got to visit Lex van Coeverden and René van der Weijde; 2 Dutch producers who had a massive hit in 1993, exactly 25 years ago, with "Waterfall", which came out under the project name "Atlantic Ocean".
These days, ‘expect more’ is how Pavel Khvaleev believes audiences should approach electronic music. And he’s spent the last dozen years raising those expectations. Composer, filmmaker, producer and a polymath-like range of other skills have resulted in the uniting of some of electronic music’s most striking sounds & images.
In behind-the-scenes production for the greater part of a year, Paul van Dyk surprise-revealed that a new artist album – his ninth - is inbound this autumn. Signalling a newly galvanized creative stream from the legend, it will hit October 2018 - just 12 months after his wildly successful, critically embraced comeback LP, ‘From Then On’.
No matter where in the world you live, in that one special week in October, all dance music lovers are or want to be in Amsterdam. As thousands of them fly in for Amsterdam Dance Event, it’s safe to say that – as a brand - you can’t miss out on this special happening either.
To introduce ‘We’ve Been Here Before’ as Lowland’s first ‘regular’ album would apply serious pressure to that word. It is however the first Finland’s Petri Alanko has recorded with a broader remit than his conceptually driven and now widely revered ‘Classic Trancelations’ series.
2016 saw him ‘Watch The World’, ’17 was the year alter-ego Dakota album-returned and yin to yang, dark to the (literal) Light, Markus Schulz will deliver the seventh long-player under his own name this fall. Final recording of ‘We Are The Light’ wrapped during the first week of August.