ARMADA SUBJEKT AND ATFC & DAVID PENN DISCOVER FIRST FELINE DANCE MUSIC SUPERSTAR: ‘HIPCATS’

#1 in Traxsource’s main chart, #1 in Beatport’s House chart, #12 in the Miami Buzz chart and #13 in the Cool Cuts chart ­– if you haven’t yet heard of the exploits of this emerging superstar, you now know that you need to pay attention. Discovered by Anglo-Spanish hit producers ATFC & David Penn and snatched up by all-around groove provider Armada Subjekt, ‘Hipcats’ is ready to conquer the world of dance music at hurricane-like intensity.

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Adding fuel to the fire of the new single, ‘Hipcats’ stars in the song’s music video to take fans on a tour through the HQ of Amsterdam-based record label Armada Music. Guided by the record’s funk-infused bassline and eruptive vocals, ‘Hipcats’ made sure fans will be purring all night long through a mind-boggling music video and equally impressive tune.

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ANDREW RAYEL – MOMENTS (REMIXES) – EP3

After the success of the album it’s a tough job for remixers to surpass the perfection of the originals of ‘Moments’ by Andrew Rayel. With remixes by Alexander Popov teamed up with Andrew Rayel, Estiva, Super8 & Tab and Vedde, ‘Moments (Remixes) – EP3’ is last but definitely not least.

 

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Completing the trifecta of ‘Moments’ remixes, EP3 sees the likes of Super8 & Tab, Alexander Popov & Andrew Rayel, Estiva and Vedde deliver their own killer renditions of respectively ‘I’ll Be There’, ‘Moments’, ‘Tacadum’ and ‘Forgiven’. A quadruple offering sure to keep you going till the break of dawn, this EP adds another set of breath-taking moments to the equation.

ARMIN VAN BUUREN’S MASTERCLASS ON DANCE MUSIC LAUNCHES TODAY

WORLD-RENOWNED DJ TEACHES HIS FIRST-EVER ONLINE CLASS ON MASTERCLASS.COM

After giving budding producers and aspiring artists the chance to pre-enroll for several weeks, Armin van Buuren has launched his highly-anticipated masterclass on dance music today. Enrollment for Armin van Buuren’s class is available at the price of $90 for lifetime access, or $180 per year for the All-Access pass, which grants unlimited access to all new and existing masterclasses on masterclass.com.

 

Learn what it takes to become the best at www.masterclass.com/avb.

 

As one of electronic music’s most influential figures, Armin van Buuren offers students an intimate look into his creative and technical process as he creates a track from scratch during his masterclass. He shares many of the lessons he has learned in his twenty years as an artist about what it takes to gain a foothold in the ever-changing business of dance music and how to stay afloat. Aspiring producers will have unprecedented access to Armin’s insights as he breaks down his pillars for becoming a world-class dance music artist: production, performance and promotion.

 

Frequenting the world’s most prestigious charts, Armin van Buuren attracts tens of millions of worldwide listeners to his radio show ‘A State of Trance’ every week and landed a record-setting five No. 1 DJ awards via DJ Mag’s annual, fan-voted Top 100 DJs poll. The Grammy-nominated artist’s work spans major evolutions in dance music, from spinning vinyl in small clubs to headlining global dance festivals, such as Ultra Music Festival in Miami today, Friday, March 23, 2018 (livestream at 7.45 – 8.45 PM GMT-4 on www.ultra.tv).

 

Founded in 2015, MasterClass started with the idea that everyone should have “access to genius”. The premier online education platform provides affordable, engaging and inspirational online classes taught by world-renowned instructors, making it possible for anyone to learn from the best.

MasterClass’ current roster of courses includes:
Culinary Arts:  Gordon Ramsay (cooking), Alice Waters (home cooking), Thomas Keller (cooking technique), Wolfgang Puck (cooking)

Film and Television: Werner Herzog (filmmaking), Martin Scorsese (filmmaking), Ron Howard (directing), Helen Mirren (acting), Samuel L. Jackson (acting), Judd Apatow (comedy), Spike Lee (filmmaking)

Music & Entertainment: Armin van Buuren (dance music), Christina Aguilera (singing), Usher (performance), Reba McEntire (country music), Herbie Hancock (jazz), Deadmau5 (music production), Hans Zimmer (film scoring), Steve Martin (comedy)

Writing: James Patterson (writing), Aaron Sorkin (screenwriting), Shonda Rhimes (writing for television), David Mamet (dramatic writing), Bob Woodward (investigative journalism), Judy Blume (writing), Malcolm Gladwell (writing)

Design, Photography, and Fashion: Annie Leibovitz (photography), Frank Gehry (architecture), Diane von Furstenberg (how to build a fashion brand), Marc Jacobs (fashion design)

Sports and Games: Serena Williams (tennis), Stephen Curry (shooting, ball-handling, and scoring), Garry Kasparov (chess)

Politics & Society: Jane Goodall (conservation)

For more information, please visit www.masterclass.com.

THE THRILLSEEKERS PRESENTS HYDRA – AFFINITY 2018

The English DJ The Thrillseekers, known for his progressive signature sound under the alias Hydra comes to ASOT to present us his new release ‘Affinity 2018’!

‘Affinity 2018’ is built from a simple, but powerful melody which you will definitely recognize each time you hear it.

 

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Offering a slice of that wonderfully progressive signature sound we know from his Hydra alias, The Thrillseekers touches down on the A State Of Trance imprint. With ‘Affinity 2018’, the global Trance movement can once again welcome a pure trancer able to sweep any listener of his feet. Clear your mind and close your eyes, ‘Affinity 2018’ will take you away.

 

WISDOME RETURN TO THE SPOTLIGHT WITH 2018 VERSION OF SMASH HIT ‘OFF THE WALL’

Even though it’s been almost twenty years since Wisdome shook the world with their 1999 hit single, that doesn’t stop them from turning heads at this very moment. Today, the duo emerges with a 2018 version of ‘Off The Wall’, a modern take on their smash hit that seems ready to power its way onto dancefloors worldwide.

Listen to Wisdome – Off The Wall 2018

Giving fans a taste of Wisdome’s smash hit in present-day form, ‘Off The Wall 2018’ is the song you’ve been waiting to move your body to. Highly recognizable and easy as infectious, this cut will be prime-time material in dance music hotspots across the world.

 

Without a doubt, ‘Off The Wall 2018’ is the song you’ve been waiting to move your body to. Highly recognizable and easily as infectious, it is destined to set the mood in dance music hotspots across the world and proves that Wisdome are as relevant now as they were back in the days.

 

Formed by Luca Moretti, Ricky Romanini and Andrea Monta, Wisdome enjoyed their biggest success with ‘Off The Wall’ in 1999. After peaking at #1 in the U.K. Official Club chart, the single – which features a sample from Michael Jackson’s ‘Off The Wall’ – climbed to #37 in the U.S. Billboard Dance/Club Songs chart and #25 in the Dutch Top 40. Judging by the insane groove potential of this new version, it wouldn’t be a surprise to find this modern rendition achieving greatness in similar fashion.

 

ESTIVA X RUBEN DE RONDE – RAINBOW

Possibly the best way to start a Friday: Statement! new release alert!!!!

Estiva just returned from a 10 days tour with Armin van Buuren and is now enjoying some good weather in Miami getting ready for ASOT ULTRA.

The Dutch DJ is doing really well and is even planning on releasing an album… reeeeaaalllly soon!

To get us in the right mood Estiva brings us ‘Rainbow’ together with Ruben de Ronde. Happiness is all over the place with the nostalgic sounds of this Statement! release and it will make you dance like no one’s watching!

 

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Lighting up the sky with its shimmering colors, ‘Rainbow’ marks the next brilliant release on Statement!. A formidable team-up between head honcho Ruben de Ronde and fan favorite Estiva, this cut makes your day a whole lot brighter.