Progressive Trance is a popular sub-genre in trance music and contains elements of house, Techno, and ambient music. By the late 1990s, trance became more focused on the anthemic qualities and melodies, moving away from arpeggiated analog synth patterns. Acoustic elements and spacey pads became popular with compositions leaned towards incremental changes progressive structures. Progressive Trance contains distinctive sounds in many tracks, such as unusual basslines or original synthesized sounds, which generally makes it more . . . →Progressive Trance
Bio (sphère/bulle) Ilhem discovers electronic music around the year 2000 during free party events that are organized in his region of birth: “The Isere Region”.
She tries vynil mixing and inspite the pleasure that it gives her, she does not pursue due to the machiste dimension of the scene, she prefers to express herself dancing.
In 2003, when she discovers the Trance movement during the Hadra parties in Grenoble, her sense . . . →DJane Decibulle
“Get to know Phenotype is like coming into a new space, exploring new enchanted worlds… An endlessly psytrance sound, which, when mixed with the most up-to-date rhythms, gets also tangled with flutes, digeridoos, violins, guitars and enchanting melodies. A sound with a strong and bright character. Giving energy and strong messages for a better world, for the sharing and awakening of the mindfulness.” (From Maely)
Phenotype, music lover since his younger age, began . . . →Phenotype Music
Based near Paris, Drenan started to play music as a chill-out Dj in 2001, mixing oriental, dub and lounge music, he then turned naturally to progressive, playing around many countries and of course France, in events and festivals. He also played in top nightclubs in Paris, getting each time a very good dancefloor reaction!
In 2008, he was at the origine of IONO’ s most successfull compilation series: “FRENCH PLAISIR”. In . . . →Drenan
Vibrasphere was a progressive psytrance music duo from Uppsala, Sweden. Its founding members were Rickard Berglöf and Robert Elster.
Rickard was previously a member of early Goa group Subcouds and at around the same time Robert had started musical production on an Amiga. After meeting through Rickard’s younger cousin, the pair decided started studio recordings in June 1998 with the creation of Vibrasphere.
Robert decided to quit the group half a year after the release . . . →Vibrasphere
Glade Festival is an electronic dance music festival which originally started out as a stage at Glastonbury Festival. The annual festival takes place in UK for three days in the summer and attracted around 16,500 people in 2007. The festival’s home for the first five years was the Wasing Estate, in Berkshire. In 2009 it was held in Winchester, the 2011 location is Houghton Hall in Norfolk.
Glade Festival originated from the Glade arena at . . . →Glade Festival