Tag Archives: trance

Win Tickets to The Residents at the El Rey – Feb. 25, 2013

Regarded as icons in the world of experimental music, The Residents, celebrate 40 years with “The Wonder of Weird” tour at the El Rey on Monday, February 25. Their groundbreaking work in trance, world fusion, electronica, punk, industrial, and lounge music never fail to keep their audience guessing. They have gained a steady audience in […]

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Contest: Win Tickets to Shpongle at The Palladium – Saturday, Oct. 6 2012

Psychedelic trance duo Shpongle hit the Palladium Saturday, October 6. Formed in 1996 the English duo, Simon Posford (aka Hallucinogen) and Raja Ram, has set the scene for eclectic electronic music. Their musical style combines music from around the world and creates synthesizer-based vocals, with lyrics relating to psychedelic states, consciousness expansion, and hallucinations. Prepare […]

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Elephant & Castle —Transitions — Album Review

Elephant & Castle (aka David Vincent Reep) has just released his debut album with a little help and support from, Los Angeles’ very own, Low End Theory godfather—Daddy Kev. Elephant & Castle delivers his very own unique style of ambient trance to add to your down-tempo record collections. While the past few years have been flourishing with stellar […]

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“Falling” by 2020Soundsystem – Album Review

Drenched with endless trance beats and layers of ambient instrumentation, 2020Soundsystem’s new album “Falling” will either put you under a hypnotic spell of hedonistic bliss, or lay your sweet ass straight to sleep. Considering they’re a live electronic band, I was surprised to hear a small variety of instrumentals in “Falling”. It’s way more mellow […]

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