Trance Paradise 10th Anniversary – Trance Paradise

Posted by DanceMaster on September 2, 2014

Trance Paradise
Release Date: 9/1/04
Price: 1900 yen

I remember when Trance Paradise was first announced, I had somehow thought it would be related to EMI’s Happy Paradise eurobeat series. Alas, it wasn’t to be, but we ended up with something just as special. The very first Trance Paradise release was a collaboration between Toshiba-EMI and FARM Records (both label logos appear in the booklet and spine). FARM had licensed Misa’s “Banzai” a few months earlier for Mega Trance 01, so it’s assumed that’s how their working relationship began. There’s a pretty heavy reliance on FARM’s catalog in this first release, though EMI also draw a bit upon their All Around the World license to fill out the album.

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2Sep

Ultra Party Anthem – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on September 2, 2014

Ultra Party Anthem mixed by DJ Toshiya
Release Date: 9/24/14
Price: 1667 yen

New dance compilation from the relatively new label that brought you Edge Beat Idol. First-press copies come with a bonus DVD.

The first track is labeled as a “short mega mix,” but it’s unclear if the rest of the album is full versions or a longer continuous mix.

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