Archive | uplifting

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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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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Armin van Buuren embarks on a 14 hour ASOT mission in honor of ADE [LIVE STREAM]

 Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) is officially underway, with thousands of artists and fans filling up the city in celebration of their beloved music. Virtually every single genre under the sun in covered in this all-encompassing celebration, which began on October 18 and will continue into the 22.Armin van Buuren is in a particularly good position […]

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DA’s Hypnotic Grooves, vol. 6: Presenting the best in trance & progressive

Hypnotic Grooves is Dancing Astronaut’s bi-weekly space for nothing but true, unadulterated trance and progressive. Only the highest quality sounds are valued here, curated with a mission to show the thriving, yet often underexposed side of these genres. The first half of each mix starts off deep and progressive, featuring music from labels such as […]

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