[Look Back] 2016 Top 20

2016 has been a tremendous year for Trance, with the tendency towards the old school sound becoming even more obvious than in 2015. Some strong originals dropped in these past 12 months, but remixes weren’t underrepresented either. All in all, for fans of the underground sound, it’s been an absolute delight. Let’s take a closer…

[Look Back] 2015 Top 20

Like last year, 2015 saw a bit of a resurgence of the ‘old sound’, so to speak. I’m not just referring here to new remixes of already established classics, but rather a more pronounced movement to ‘return to the roots’ and create genuinely engaging and memorable productions. Do you want examples? Well then why don’t you…

[Look Back] 2014 Top 20

No matter how you slice it, 2014 has been a great year for the trance scene in general, with the rise to popularity of tech and uplifting combinations and their more underground counterparts, prog-psy combos. A year filled with surprises such as the long-awaited return of Man With No Name, a new album from Astral Projection, the…

Various Sounds : 2013 Top 20

From psy, to prog, to tech and uplifting, 2013 has been an absolutely phenomenal year for trance. All this is due to skilled producers like Angry Man, Will Atkinson, ReOrder and many more, who’ve made the task of compiling this list quite the challenge. Many tracks were considered, and then reconsidered and then reconsidered again.…