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Premiere: John O’Callaghan ft. Stine Grove – Our Destiny

A proper uplifting tune is one that not only elates the mood in a room, but also one that catalyzes the utmost emotive response. Over his storied tenure in trance, John O’Callaghan has mastered this technique when electing to create a piece under the uplifting guise. His most recent endeavor, “Our Destiny,” finds itself among […]

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John O’Callaghan and Cold Blue create blissful atmosphere in latest Subculture Compilation

The time of year has arrived to showcase the current ethos of Subculture, John O’Callaghan‘s reputable trance imprint. The head honcho elects rising talent Cold Blue, who in the past two years has established himself as a prodigious new addition to the uplifting and tech circuits, to join him in mixing together the two-disc compilation. […]

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Giuseppe Ottaviani – Legacy

Giuseppe Ottaviani, producer behind such club anthems as “Magenta,” “North Star,” and “Casino Connected” as NU NRG, has returned to Subculture for a high-octane new release that will certainly be considered part of his “legacy.” The Italian producer long been characterized as one of trance’s most respected and prolific figures, this new single is a testament to […]

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Warm up for Dreamstate with this set by Cold Blue [Exclusive]

Dreamstate is set to take off on November 24 — or, as trance fans call it, “Trancegiving.” Known as the mecca for the genre on this side of the pond, Dreamstate has consistently delivered a slew of cutting-edge talent across the trance spectrum. 2017 marks the gathering’s third birthday, and shows no sign of slowing down […]

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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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John O’Callaghan & Subculture bring high caliber tech and uplifting trance to LA [Event Review]

Southern California has seen a recent resurgence of interest in trance, and Insomniac’s Dreamstate brand has operated as somewhat of a contemporary Medici family in regards to bringing quality and often hard-to-get artists within the genre over to large LA settings. July 1 saw the entity invite John O’Callaghan and his Subculture colleagues and peers to take over […]

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