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Above & Beyond name new track after the locale of its debut: Red Rocks

Simplicity is key with Above & Beyond‘s naming convention for their newest single, “Red Rocks.” The track is named after the legendary Colorado outdoor amphitheater, the place where they first dropped the song. “Red Rocks” has a pulsing rhythm and dynamic synthesized vocal accents, adding variation to their infamous trance sound. The track has a […]

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Gabriel & Dresden ft Jan Burton – Underwater (Tinlicker Remix)

Since unveiling their chart-topping second studio album, The Only Road, back in December, Gabriel & Dresden have seen continued success. As a result, Dutch duo Tinlicker have offered a unique edit of one of the album’s highlight tracks, “Underwater.” Released off Anjunabeats, the remix takes Jan Burton‘s bold vocals from the original, increases the tempo, and adds […]

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Ilan Bluestone stuns with debut album, ‘Scars’

British DJ and producer Ilan Bluestone has released his debut album, Scars, on Anjunabeats after teasing fans with three releases off of the 15-track LP — “I Believe,” “Let Me Know,” and “Another Lover.” While the album is rooted in trance, Bluestone proves his versatility by crossing over into more commercial and progressive sounds in tracks […]

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Ilan Bluestone drops ‘I Believe’ ahead of his new LP

In four days, Ilan Bluestone will stop teasing fans with stellar singles and put out his new album, Scars. The last track ahead of the forthcoming album is titled “I Believe.” If anything is certain, it is that Bluestone and Giuseppe De Luca are an unstoppable force. De Luca is the featured vocalist on four of the […]

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Alpha 9 and Spencer Brown team up for ‘No Going Back’

Uplifting trance fans have a new addition to their collection of favorite tracks with Alpha 9 and Spencer Brown‘s newest release “No Going Back.” The duo have released both an edit and extended version of the track. A mystical backdrop is infused with pulsing melodic chords and ethereal vocals to create the ultimate trance track. […]

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Ilan Bluestone – Let Me Know ft Giuseppe De Luca

Trance mainstay Ilan Bluestone is out with new track “Let Me Know” with Giuseppe De Luca. The duo have collaborated on an overwhelming amount of music in the past, including tracks “Frozen” and “Bigger than Love.” The track is another addition to Bluestone’s stream of Anjunabeats releases, and will be a part of his forthcoming album, Scars, […]

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Oliver Smith – Lovingly ft Amy J Pryce

After a series of memorable inclusions in both Above & Beyond  and Oliver Smith‘s own DJ sets, Smith has finally released his progressive trance track, “Lovingly,” with his longtime label, Anjunabeats. A prolific and strategic remixer with official remixes for Mat Zo, Arty, and Above & Beyond themselves, Smith is also the only artist (other than […]

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Grum releases shimmering two-track house EP

Grum is kicking off his 2018 releases on a high note with a gorgeous two-track Anjunabeats EP. The collection’s pair of songs, “Hourglass” and “Mirage,” are led by shimmering synths and dulcet melodies. Despite bright, dance floor-ready beats, both tracks assert a slightly dark, mysterious vibe. “Hourglass” and “Mirage” serve as a true testament to Grum’s trademark smoldering […]

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Anjunabeats launch new 24/7 YouTube channel

Anjunabeats has launched a brand new 24/7 YouTube channel. The channel will stream dance music from the Anjuna archives worldwide, all day, every day. Anjuna Radio will feature such trance and progressive stalwarts as Above & Beyond, Armin van Buuren, Ferry Corsten, Mat Zo, Porter Robinson, Seven Lions, Andrew Bayer and Ilan Bluestone, as well as a […]

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NMF Roundup: Carnage & Steve Aoki team up for ironic track, Deorro samples his son’s voice, Martin Garrix, David Guetta, and Brooks team up + more

The most important day of every week: New Music Friday. As each week brings a succession of new music from some of electronic music’s biggest artists, here’s a selection of tracks that shouldn’t be missed. Carnage teamed up with Steve Aoki and Lockdown for “Plur Genocide.” The most impressive thing about this track is that it […]

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Tomorrowland announces stage hosts for 2018

Tomorrowland’s gargantuan status as one of the globe’s most storied electronic music festivals continues to grow. The Belgian festival has officially announced its stage hosts for 2018 and the list is… extensive.Featuring showcases like as Charlotte De Witte‘s KNTXT techno concept, Carl Cox‘s Cocoon, Damian Lazarus‘ Crosstown Rebels, Adam Beyer & Ida Engberg‘s Drumcode, Monstercat, Musical Freedom […]

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Anjunabeats and Beatport name new Beats In School winner

With the start of a new year comes a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for 28-year-old Canadian Joel Freck.Freck has been announced as the winner of Beatport and Anjunabeats‘ Beats In School producer contest series. After months of deliberation and submissions from trance and progressive producers all over the world, Freck has been named the winner from 20 […]

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Andrew Bayer & Ilan Bluestone – Destiny (Original Mix)

When Andrew Bayer and Ilan Bluestone link up, the end product is a veritable trance phenomenon.The Anjunabeats originators merge talents on “Destiny,” a single nothing short of sublime in its comprisal of resplendent synths that collectively climb to give way to a tranquil melodic centerpiece. “Destiny” treats listeners to an unexpected sweet spot at the […]

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Maor Levi is back with new solo single ‘Aurora’

Maor Levi is back with his first, and long-awaited, solo track release of 2017. Levi has a rich history of releasing uplifting and melodic trance tracks, which ascended him into notoriety within the electronic music scene. Recently, the Anjunabeats protégé’s releases have been put on hold due to Levi joining producer/DJ group Bad Royale.This fall it was announced that Maor Levi was leaving Bad […]

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Genix releases Ripsaw/100 miles EP on Anjunabeats

Genix has released his Ripsaw/100 miles EP on Anjunabeats. The UK-based producer originally gained notoriety in 2005 for achieving a Guinness world record for the longest DJ set in world history, clocking in at 84 hours.Genix fuses influences from tech house, trance, progressive house, and electro. True to its character, “Ripsaw” cuts to the listener […]

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Cold Blue: A retrospective of his takeover leading to Dreamstate

 1Cold Blue: A retrospective of his takeover leading to DreamstateCold Blue‘s takeover of the trance world almost feels like it came out of nowhere. The rising German talent, born Tobias Schuh, spent years simmering below the surface, building over a decade of professional experience into a breakout that has caught global attention.Though he’d already clocked […]

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Ilan Bluestone – Another Lover (feat. Koven)

Rising Anjunabeats talent Ilan Bluestone has released the third track, “Another Lover” from his upcoming 2018 EP, Scars. The melodic trance tune features Katie Boyle from Koven‘s spellbinding, otherworldly vocals, over a fervent beat and dynamic synth worth.Bluestone has squandered none of the last 18 months, with four consecutive Beatport trance #1s — an unprecedented feat. The Anjunabeats artist has been consistently releasing […]

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Gabriel & Dresden – White Walls [EP Review]

Gabriel & Dresden have returned in a momentous way. Announcing their first album after eleven years with the release of their touching progressive trance record “With Closed Eyes,” the duo has released the next chapter in their forthcoming project in the form of Waiting For Winter/ White Walls.Waiting For Winter/ White Walls induces bittersweet euphoria across […]

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Above & Beyond deliver cryptically beautiful music video for new single

Above & Beyond‘s latest single, “Northern Soul,” brings together the emotional vocals of Richard Bedford with powerful, pop-infused trance sounds to create a haunting ballad of a great American city. The single marks tribute to the city of Detroit and its gallant tribute to music. Above & Beyond’s Tony McGuinness tells of their connection to […]

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Wingtip – Cross Your Mind (Spencer Brown Mix)

Just days after releasing a new EP, Spencer Brown is back with a beautifully emotive rendition of Wingtip‘s “Cross Your Mind.”He’s given Wingtip’s end-of-August release a serene trance-like makeover, upping the BPM and nearly doubling the length of the track. Brown takes out the bold horns featured in the chorus of Wingtip’s original track to mellow […]

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