I once thought that the only fans of Queen's "Who Wants To Live Forever" were older individuals who were fans of the "Highlander" franchise until one day I heard a dance cover of the track being played at a festival and the entire crowd, regardless of age, was singing along at the top of their lungs.
There’s no doubt about it, we’re all starting to Feel something again! Three weeks back, through the mighty medium of their Mexico Sundowner rooftop show from San Miguel De Allende, Cosmic Gate presented fans with ‘MOSAIIK’s second single.
Susana is a Dutch singer, songwriter and performer, who’s a well known name in the trance scene for more than 15 years. She already worked together with people such as Ernesto vs. Bastian, Aly & Fila, RAM, Lange, Driftmoon, Bart Claessen and of course Armin van Buuren.
It goes without saying that a lot of people have come to know hurt and sorrow during the global pandemic, and some have been hit more intensely than others. For Orjan Nilsen, these times have been particularly challenging.
On Sunday July 4th we will host our first event, after more than 15 months! We are super excited to announce a very special 5 hour “In Search Of Sunrise” set by none other than Markus Schulz! Support to be announced.
Last month the Dutch Prime Minister announced that events will be allowed again in July!
A retrospective look back at Menno's incredible career. His first, and sadly last, ever open to close vinyl only set, 100% classics as it was back then at the start of his journey, in a beautifully intimate environment. A truly bittersweet moment in history and an unmissable experience!
Ralph Barendse is a Dutch DJ and producer, who’s releasing music since the year 1999. He’s a very well known name in the trance community and his productions get supported often by all the big names in the trance scene.
Fast into the single slipstream of Solarstone’s ‘island’ album last year fell the positively cyanic ‘When I Dream’. As summer summoning as they come, its glide into the blue was a tonic for all those starved of a trip to the Isle itself.
“Hope”, says Christian - “if there’s one word that sums this album up, that’d be it”. Now if this sounds unduly upbeat given our times, bear-with - the context will become much clearer. The story of ‘Love Songs From Suburbia’ begins in Los Angeles in April of 2020. Don’t get too comfy there though - in 48hrs, it’s going to be eight timezones away.
After the ink-black solo trip that was March’s ‘Space Odyssey’, Pavel Khvaleev returns to Earth this week with an altogether more communal affair. It’s a release that reconnects him with an artist with whom he shares a long studio history, now dating back a decade or more.
In mightily unambiguous form, March saw John 00 Fleming’s end his two-year release sabbatical with ‘The Explorer’. Given its ‘Chapter 1’ prefix, at least something of what was to follow could be divined.
After reaching the milestone number of a thousand episodes with his ASOT radio show, hosting a seven-day countdown stream to reveal the fan-voted ASOT Top 1000 of all time and even releasing a ‘A State Of Trance 1000 – Celebration Mix’ album, Armin van Buuren still isn’t done magnifying an already monumental year in A State Of Trance history.
A unique charity live stream has raised € 2150 for the fight against cancer cause. But you can still add your donation till June 18th.
Rhys Fulber may not make them all that often, but when he does, they’re never less than extraordinary. Having had the Conjure cause on pause since the ‘Holoscenic’ LP six years back, he’s now set to affect a frontline return for his celebrated alter ego.