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Author: Sebastian Rusu

Dreamstate Presents Paul van Dyk @ New City Gas || Event Preview

 Insomniac is bringing their Dreamstate brand to Canada on May 13th as part of the North American Paul van Dyk tour! Insomniac took the North American crowd by storm when they hosted the first Dreamstate event in late November 2015 in San Bernardino. The event boasted an all trance lineup, some of the biggest names in the genre, and fantastic visual and audio productions. This part of the world yearned for an event like this for the longest time. With the show selling out in under 24 hours, the brand quickly became a staple. Fast forward 18 months, and we’ve seen Dreamstate...

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In-Depth Interview With Thomas Datt!

Thomas Datt is a legendary trance artist who has made waves in the scene with his lengthy career. For the trance connoisseur, Thomas Datt needs no introduction. He’s been around since the early 2000s. His discography is filled with quality releases and a surprising number of remixes, including many songs that, in their original form, fall outside the trance genre. However, for many fans, Thomas popped up on their radar after his brilliant performance at Dreamstate SoCal this past November. After our review of his set, we reached out to Thomas for an in-depth interview to give you all a better insight into...

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Solarstone Open to Close @ Cielo || Event Review

Solarstone’s Special Anniversary Open to Close Review New York City is a staple of the electronic music scene. Trance, techno, and house found their place in this city way before they became well-known in North America. With such a rich history and millions of people living in the area, you’re never short of promoters. However, when it comes to trance shows on Friday nights in NYC, there’s only one name you need to know: Esscala Events. A quick glimpse at their past shows reveals why. Open to Close nights from the likes of John Askew, Simon Patterson, Solarstone, Fleming &...

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The Thrillseekers Escape Album Tour @ Cielo || Event Review

The Thrillseekers Escape Album Tour… a trance journey that allows you to escape your daily routine. Steve Helstrip, better known by his trance alias The Thrillseekers, has been part of the trance movement since 1998. In the summer of that year, he produced his first song entitled “Synaesthesia“. No one could predict what happened next! “Synaesthesia” was amongst the first tracks in a new genre, called Dutch Trance. These tracks were euphoric, melodic, bombastic. A complete opposite of what the majority of trance productions were like at the time. “Synaesthesia” quickly became the anthem that every DJ wanted to have in their vinyl...

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