A good rule to live by as a producer is “don’t mess with the classics,” and this is true even if the classic is your own. But rules were made to be broken, and Rank 1 has done just that with a remake of their magnum opus Airwave. It’s easy to assume this will just be your standard big room hash of a classic track, but you’d be very [...]
Rank 1 - Airwave (21st Century Mix) [High Contrast]
UPDATE: 13.11.11 is out now! Pick it up here. Known for their unique masterpieces that they bestow upon us only when the time is right, Benno de Goeij and Piet Bervoets of Rank 1 once again have a gem they’re ready to share with us. With a runtime of 13:11:11, a BPM of 131.111, and a release date of 11.11.13, 13.11.11 is extraordinary to [...]
Rank 1 - 13.11.11 [High Contrast]
M.I.K.E. and Rank 1 (pictured) have been shaping the trance kingdom in their own image for over a decade now. M.I.K.E.’s collection of aliases includes Push, famously popular for Universal Nation, while Rank 1’s most well-known forAirwave. Now 2013 brings them together for a new, monster collaboration titled Elements of Nature. [...]
M.I.K.E. vs. Rank 1 - Elements of Nature (Original Mix) [High Contrast]
Photo Credit: Lexi Lambros for Lavo NY Armin van Buuren is the #1 DJ in the world, and everyone knows it. Picture this: The cool composure of Lavo NY’s glittering and notoriously well-heeled crowd–a sea of suits, stilettos, and slinky dresses–collapses in mere minutes and turns into a frenzied field of camera phones leaping to the air, [...]
Armin van Buuren feat Ana Criado - I'll Listen (Radio Edit) [Armind]
BT vs Norin & Rad vs Recurve - The Emergency Gift (Myon & Shane 54 Mashup)
Andrew Rayel feat Jano - How Do I Know (Club Mix) [Armind]
Solarstone & Aly & Fila - Fireisland (Future Disciple Remix) [Black Hole]
There’s a voice that’s been haunting me for days on end now, and I have no idea whose it is. Edge Of The World is everything I could ask for in a vocal track, but the voice remains unnamed. The producer is longtime trance virtuoso Dennis Sheperd, who presents this stunningly rich vocal track on High Contrast. Edge of the World is [...]
Dennis Sheperd - Edge Of The World (Original Mix) [High Contrast]
There have been thousands of releases within the trance genre over the past decade or so, and never has there been a chart which tells us what the most popular tunes are. Armada took upon themselves to get this right and after months of voting, the Trance Top 1000 have been revealed. Here are the top ten: 1. Delerium feat. Sarah [...]
Delerium feat Sarah McLachlan - Silence (Tiesto's In Search Of Sunrise Remix) [Nettwerk]
Rank 1 - Airwave (Original Mix) [ID&T]
Motorcycle feat Jes - As The Rush Comes (Gabriel & Dresden Sweeping Strings Remix) [Ultra]