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ARMIN VAN BUUREN GEARS UP 70 MILLION LISTENERS FOR FIFTEENTH CONSECUTIVE YEAR MIX ALBUM: ‘A STATE OF TRANCE YEAR MIX 2018’

It’s almost impossible to put into words just how amazing the year of 2018 has been for A State Of Trance and Trance music as a whole. After drawing over 70 million listeners to the live broadcast of the previous year mix, Armin van Buuren built on the momentum by introducing the video broadcast of A State Of Trance to the radio studio set-up, hosting several phenomenal ASOT events in places such as Utrecht in the Netherlands, Melbourne in Australia, Gliwice in Poland and more, and spoiling his listeners with loads of new, exciting Trance & Progressive tunes every single week. And now, it’s time to capture all of those moments in an album so carefully crafted it took 60 hours to complete: ‘A State Of Trance Year Mix 2018 (Mixed by Armin van Buuren)’.

 

Listen to ‘A State Of Trance Year Mix 2018 (Mixed by Armin van Buuren)’

 

For ‘A State Of Trance Year Mix 2018’, the fifteenth consecutive year mix album, Armin van Buuren left no stone unturned to find the tracks of 2018 that mean the most to the loyal ASOT fans. Based on the standings of the Tune Of The Year voting halfway in (15.000 votes), the results of the most important Trance & Progressive charts throughout the year and the personal picks of Armin van Buuren himself, the mix album features over a hundred mind-blowing records from some of the world’s most esteemed Trance artists, including Giuseppe Ottaviani’s ‘Till The Sunrise’, Richard Durand’s ‘The Air I Breathe’, NWYR’s ‘Wormhole’ and ‘Dragon’, Above & Beyond’s ‘Red Rocks’ and Armin van Buuren’s ‘United’, ‘Blah Blah Blah’, ‘Just As You Are’ and ‘Last Dancer’.

 

‘A State Of Trance Year Mix 2018’ is a way of giving back to the fans who made this whole journey possible, and a way of making sure this amazing year will be remembered until the end of time itself. And as the year mix and its end-of-the-year broadcast close the year in style, fans will know what to expect from 2019: tons of gorgeous records and another phenomenal ‘A State Of Trance Year Mix’ to round up a year destined to reach a new high.

 

Full tracklist:

01 Armin van Buuren – A State Of Trance Year Mix 2018 Intro: License To DJ

02 Omnia – Cyberpunk

03 Andrew Bayer feat. Alison May – Immortal Lover (In My Next Life Mix)

04 Audien feat. Cecilia – Higher

05 Armin van Buuren vs Shapov – The Last Dancer

06 Super8 & Tab – Blockchain

07 Simon Lee & Alvin with Susie Ledge – Why I Came Here

08 Mark Sixma – Sinfonia

09 Signum feat. Scott Mac – Coming On Strong (Gareth Emery & Ashley Wallbridge Remix)

10 Jeremy Vancaulart feat. Danyka Nadeau – Hurt

11 Super8 & Tab feat. Envy Monroe – True Love

12 Omnia feat. Danyka Nadeau – For You

13 Cosmic Gate & Jason Ross – Awaken

14 HALIENE – Dream In Color (Ruben de Ronde Remix)

15 Above & Beyond feat Richard Bedford – Happiness Amplified (Above & Beyond Club Mix)

16 Loud Luxury feat. brando – Body (Ørjan Nilsen Remix)

17 Purple Haze – Bergen

18 Armin van Buuren feat. Sam Martin – Wild Wild Son (Club Mix)

19 Estiva – Bloom

20 Virtual Self – Ghost Voices (Raito Remix)

21 ilan Bluestone with Maor Levi feat. EL Waves – Will We Remain

22 Ferry Corsten & DIM3NSION – Safe With Me

23 ARTY – Tim

24 Fatum – Violet

25 Ørjan Nilsen – Savour This Moment

26 KhoMha – Tierra

27 MaRLo feat. Emma Chatt – Here We Are

28 MaRLo feat. Roxanne Emery – A Thousand Seas

29 Denis Kenzo & Sveta B. – Sweet Lie

30 Markus Schulz feat. Nikki Flores – We Are The Light

31 Ben Gold & Sivan – Stay

32 Gareth Emery feat. Evan Henzi – Call To Arms (Cosmic Gate Remix)

33 Armin van Buuren feat. James Newman – Therapy (Super8 & Tab Remix)

34 Maor Levi – Light Years

35 Andrew Rayel & David Gravell – Trance Reborn (FYH100 Anthem) [Mark Sixma Remix]

36 NWYR – Wormhole

37 Eric Senn – Inkunzi

38 NWYR – Dragon

39 KhoMha – White Swan

40 Gabriel & Dresden feat. Sub Teal – Only Road (Cosmic Gate Remix)

41 Denis Kenzo, Fahjah & Kate Miles – Who I Am

42 Seven Lions feat. Rico & Miella – Without You My Love (Myon Definitive Mix)

43 Above & Beyond feat. Zoë Johnston – Always (Above & Beyond Club Mix)

44 ARTY – Perfect Strangers

45 ALPHA 9 – Sleepwalker

46 Above & Beyond – Red Rocks

47 Andrew Rayel feat. HALIENE – In The Dark

48 Armin van Buuren vs Shapov – Our Origin

49 Darude & Ashley Wallbridge feat. Foux – Surrender

50 Alex Kunnari – Sundown

51 Beatsole – Pearl

52 Ferry Corsten & Paul Oakenfold – A Slice Of Heaven

53 Venetica – Patterns Of The Soul (Davey Asprey Remix)

54 Alex M.O.R.P.H. – Running For Peace (Club Mix)

55 DJ T.H. & Nadi Sunrise feat. Michele C – See You Again

56 Craig Connelly feat. Roxanne Emery – This Life

57 Bryan Kearney & Deirdre McLaughlin – Open My Mind

58 Roman Messer feat. Christina Novelli – Fireflies (Jorn van Deynhoven Remix)

59 Aly & Fila with Emma Hewitt – You & I (Aly & Fila Club Mix)

60 Ben Gold & Audrey Gallagher – There Will Be Angels

61 Simon Patterson feat. Lucy Pullin – Fall For You

62 Scot Project – D (Don’t Go)

63 Ran-D – Zombie

64 Ben Gold & Allen Watts – Strike As One

65 RAM & Susana – Northern Star

66 Craig Connelly feat. Kat Marsh – Light The Way (Bryan Kearney Remix)

67 Gareth Emery – Long Way Home (Ashley Wallbridge Remix)

68 Mark Sixma & Emma Hewitt – Missing (Jorn van Deynhoven Remix)

69 A.R.D.I. – Army Of Angels

70 MaRLo – Enough Echo

71 Dash Berlin feat. Bo Bruce – Coming Home (STANDERWICK Remix)

72 Armin van Buuren x Vini Vici x Alok feat. Zafrir – United

73 Armin van Buuren vs Alexander Popov – Popcorn

74 Exis feat. Enya Angel – Free

75 Giuseppe Ottaviani – Till The Sunrise

76 CRW – I Feel Love (Omar Sherif Remix)

77 Heatbeat – Stadium Arcadium

78 Armin van Buuren – Be In The Moment (ASOT 850 Anthem) [Allen Watts Remix]

79 Allen Watts – Midnight

80 Paul van Dyk – Music Rescues Me

81 Aly & Fila – Rebirth (Ahmed Romel Remix)

82 Will Atkinson – Seventh Heaven

83 Ferry Corsten feat. HALIENE – Wherever You Are (Solis & Sean Truby Remix)

84 Markus Schulz & Emma Hewitt – Safe From Harm (Giuseppe Ottaviani Remix)

85 Armin van Buuren presents Rising Star feat. Fiora – Just As You Are

86 Roger Shah & RAM feat. Natalie Gioia – For The One You Love

87 Davey Asprey – Alone In The Wilderness

88 Oliver Cattley with Kiyoi & Eky – Zubr

89 Darren Porter – Whiplash

90 Richard Durand & Christina Novelli – The Air I Breathe

91 Avao – Activate

92 Ayla – Ayla (Ben Nicky & Luke Bond Remix)

93 Armin van Buuren – Lifting You Higher (ASOT 900 Anthem)

94 Protoculture – Thirty Three South

95 STANDERWICK – I’ve Been Thinking About You

96 Militia – Take Me There

97 Armin van Buuren – Blah Blah Blah

98 Luke Bond – U

99 Aly & Fila with Philippe El Sisi & Omar Sherif – A World Beyond (FSOE550 Anthem)

100 Billy Gillies – Disturbance

101 Chris Schweizer – The Wolf

102 Ultra Shock – The Sound Of E (Jorn van Deynhoven Remix)

103 W&W x Armin van Buuren – Ready To Rave

104 Splinta – Shock Therapy (Rising Altitude Mix)

105 Armin van Buuren – A State Of Trance Year Mix 2018 Outro: The Verdict

 

OUT NOW: RADION 6 & DAVEY ASPREY – Spin-Off

It’s the collaboration we’ve all been waiting for. Radion 6 & Davey Asprey’s new track ‘Spin-Off’ is everything we dreamed of and more!

Listen to the track HERE

It’s actually a pretty simple equation:

Radion6 + Davey Asprey = your favorite tune of the year.

From the magnificent melodies to the energetic bassline and huge synths, their ‘Spin-Off’ scores a ten out of ten on the Trance scale without even breaking a sweat.

CATCHING UP WITH FERRY CORSTEN AT ARMADA MUSIC’S HEADQUARTER

Amsterdam Dance Event is definitely the most magical time of the year, anything can happen during that insane week, even bumping into the legendary Ferry Corsten while walking in Armada Music’s hallway!!

We managed to have a quick chat with him about ADE, his project Unity and all the amazing collaborations, his view on some big names quitting the scene recently and more…

You can check it here:

PURPLE HAZE – THE HYLL

The Dutch DJ/producer Purple Haze also known as Sander van Doorn again shows his versatility with his new track ‘The Hyll’. With its sporting melody and soaring synths ‘The Hyll’ will have the trance fans desperately longing for more!

LISTEN HERE

Striking a perfect balance between the impactful bassline and gentle plucks, Purple Haze’s ‘The Hyll’ is Trance 2.0 in all its glory. Sporting a killer melody alongside soaring synths and thrilling harmonies, this cut is meant for the biggest stages in the world

ARMIN VAN BUUREN DROPS NEW, NOSTALGIC COMPILATION ALBUM: ‘A STATE OF TRANCE CLASSICS, VOL. 13’¬

It’s been a while since Trance music first emerged in the dance music realm, but the enchantment still hasn’t wore off. Standing out through its magical melodies and tidal wave of emotion, the early days of Trance music enveloped the minds and souls of millions of people from all over the world and has been a staple genre ever since as it remained at the heart of many nostalgic flashbacks. And now, the next glorious installment of the globally acclaimed ‘A State Of Trance Classics’ series makes sure all of those beautiful memories will flare up simultaneously once again.

Listen to ‘A State Of Trance Classics, Vol. 13’

 

With thirty-six tracks split over four parts, ‘A State Of Trance Classics Vol. 13’ captures the essence of what Trance means to so many people. Packed with wonderful cuts from seminal producers such as Above & Beyond, Aly & Fila. Cosmic Gate, Dash Berlin, Ferry Corsten, Gareth Emery, Markus Schulz, Mat Zo, Ørjan Nilsen, Rank 1, Ton TB, Vincent de Moor and Armin van Buuren himself, the compilation album hits the nail right on the head in terms of track selection and shows to fans new and old just how rich, precious and magical the early days of Trance have been.

 

Tracklist:

CD 1

  1. Armin van Buuren feat. Cathy Burton – Rain
  2. Gareth Emery & Ashley Wallbridge – Mansion
  3. Above & Beyond – Good For Me (Above & Beyond Club Mix)
  4. Markus Schulz feat. Justine Suissa – The New World
  5. Dash Berlin – Never Cry Again (Jorn van Deynhoven Remix)
  6. Chicane & Ferry Corsten feat. Christian Burns – One Thousand Suns (Soundprank Remix)
  7. Cosmic Gate feat. Jan Johnston – Raging
  8. W&W – AK-47
  9. Warrior – Warrior (Club Mix)

 

CD 2

  1. Ayumi Hamasaki – M (Above & Beyond Remix)
  2. System F – Solstice
  3. Armin van Buuren feat. Susana – If You Should Go (Aly & Fila Remix)
  4. Andrew Rayel feat. Jano – How Do I Know
  5. Black Pearl – Bounty Island (DJ Shah’s San Antonio Harbour Mix)
  6. Icon – Desire (Icarus Remix)
  7. Andy Duguid feat. Leah – Wasted
  8. M.I.K.E – Massive Motion
  9. DJ Remy & Roland Klinkenberg – Till Ya Drop

 

CD 3

  1. Arty, Nadia Ali & BT – Must Be The Love
  2. Mat Zo – The Fractal Universe
  3. Arctic Quest – Renaissance
  4. Velvetine – Safe (Wherever You Are) [Rank 1 Remix]
  5. Breakfast – The Sunlight
  6. Ørjan Nilsen – Amsterdam
  7. Omnia & IRA – The Fusion
  8. Ton TB – Electronic Malfunction
  9. Vincent de Moor – No Hesitation (VDM’s 2007 Rework)

 

CD 4

  1. Ernesto vs Bastian – Dark Side Of The Moon
  2. Lange & Andy Moor – Stadium Four
  3. Armin van Buuren presents Gaia – J’ai Envie De Toi
  4. Emma Hewitt – Rewind (Mikkas Remix)
  5. Three Drives – Air Traffic
  6. Mike Foyle & Signalrunners – Love Theme Dusk (Mike’s Broken Record Mix)
  7. Albert Vorne – Formentera What (Gareth Emery Remix)
  8. David West – Welsh Morphology
  9. BT – Skylarking

 

KHOMHA FEAT. APRIL BENDER – COLORBLIND

KhoMha is coming back strong with his new track ‘Colorblind’. Together with April Bender’s stunning vocals this track is a true delight to the senses.

Listen to Khomha -‘Colorblind’ HERE

Balancing out the raw power of its high-impact synth drop with April Bender’s gorgeous vocals, KhoMha’s ‘Colorblind’ is a delight to the senses. Alluring, intoxicating and super energetic at all times, this tune could very well be one of KhoMha’s best productions yet.

BT & MATT FAX – The Noetic

‘The Noetic’ from BT & Matt Fax is a track that will have you lose yourself on the dance floor. This little piece of paradise is something no dance music fan wants to miss!

Listen to BT & MATT FAX ‘The Noetic’ HERE

 

 

A sonic journey tailor-made for the mind and soul, ‘The Noetic’ is a piece of paradise every dance music fan wants to lose himself in. Filled to the brim with the tender synth plucks and breathtaking atmospheres that epitomize the sounds of BT and Matt Fax, this song is flawless progressive Trance with a touch of magic.

WARP BROTHERS – Time & Space

If you’re looking for a strong Trance track that will make you forget about ‘Time & Space’ this is the track for you! Filled with a hard bassline, pulsating synth blasts and huge energy spikes this track will be adored by the rave fans.

Listen to the track HERE

Bringing back the Hard Trance sound with a modern twist, Warp Brothers add another fireproof layer to their sonic foundation that’s been standing tall since they emerged with their classic ‘Phatt Bass’ in 2000. Once again dealing in high-octane basslines, pulsating synth blasts and huge energy spikes, this cut will make fans rave so hard it may disrupt the ‘Time & Space’ continuum.

OUT NOW: KhoMha – White Swan

 

With his track ‘White Swan’ KhoMha shows he hasn’t forgotten how to make a smashing track. This mysterious track is one you don’t want to miss out on! Listen to the track here

 

 

 

KhoMha definitely hasn’t forgotten how to blow the crowd away. Conjuring up a ferociously impactful bassline to go with the mystic breakdown and pulsating lead synths, the Colombian Trance star shows that ‘White Swan’ offers more than just a stunning appearance.

A STATE OF TRANCE IBIZA 2018 (EP2)

 

The second ‘A State Of Trance Ibiza 2018’ EP is here! Consisting out of 3 tracks taken from the Armin van Buuren ‘A State Of Trance, Ibiza 2018’ mix album, this EP will definitely have you longing for more!

LISTEN TO A STATE OF TRANCE IBIZA 2018 (EP2) HERE

 

Marking the second three-track batch of Trance bangers taken from Armin van Buuren’s ‘A State Of Trance, Ibiza 2018’ mix album, ‘A State Of Trance Ibiza 2018 (EP2)’ goes all out and doesn’t look back. Featuring productions a huge remix from South Of The Stars on Perry O’Neil’s ‘Wave Force’, a killer original from Assaf called ‘Heliades’, and a magical, progressive-scented cut from D-Mad called ‘Comeback’, this second ‘A State Of Trance, Ibiza 2018’ EP will have fans yearning for more even before they press play.