Rave Mix 02 -Best Hit EDM- – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on March 1, 2016

Rave Mix 02 -Best Hit EDM-
Release Date: 6/24/15
Price: 1200 yen

Two months after the revival of the Rave Mix series, Avex went on to release another digital non-stop mix by Remo-con. Unfortunately the series went back into hibernation after the second release, and it doesn’t look like Avex have any plans to revisit again anytime soon.

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1Mar

Rave Mix 01 -Best Hit EDM- – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on February 29, 2016

Rave Mix 01 -Best Hit EDM-
Release Date: 4/29/15
Price: 1200 yen

Avex’s Rave Mix 001 came out in August of 2013, but despite the numbering it seemed destined to be a one-off release. Enter 2015, when Avex randomly decided to revisit the series, this time with a digital non-stop mix mixed by the one and only Remo-con.

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29Feb

Chou Fami Compi – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on January 25, 2015

Chou Fami Compi
Release Date: 1/28/15
Price: 2000 yen

Sequel to 2011’s Fami Compi and 2012’s Zoku Fami Compi. Yup, it’ll be three years since the last release. The series features dance arrangements of popular Famicom tracks. The track list has some songs from previous releases. It’s unclear of those will be new arrangements, or if this is some sort of best-of release with a few new tracks.

Also, for some reason there’s a Makuake (Japanese equivalent of Kickstarter) campaign going on for the album. Presumably the album will come out no matter what, but if you contribute then you’ll get extras likes pins, stickers, or release party tickets.

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25Jan

Chou Fami Compi – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on November 27, 2014

Chou Fami Compi
Release Date: 1/28/15
Price: 2000 yen

Sequel to 2011’s Fami Compi and 2012’s Zoku Fami Compi. Yup, it’ll be three years since the last release. The series features dance arrangements of popular Famicom tracks. So far the early track list has some songs from previous releases. It’s unclear of those will be new arrangements, or if this is some sort of best-of release with a few new tracks.

Also, for some reason there’s a Makuake (Japanese equivalent of Kickstarter) campaign going on for the album. Presumably the album will come out no matter what, but if you contribute then you’ll get extras likes pins, stickers, or release party tickets.

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27Nov

Best Mix ~Cheval Edition~ EDM & All Mix Party – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on October 31, 2014

Best Mix ~Cheval Edition~ EDM & All Mix Party mixed by *Groovy workshop.
Release Date: 9/24/14
Price: 2200 yen

The latest release in Avex’s ongoing Best Mix series. Features 25 songs, including random licenses from Power Music and FARM Records. That’s right, they used FARM’s cover of “Let It Go” despite the fact that Avex distribute Disney’s music in Japan. I should also add that the whole thing comes in at a little above 50 minutes. 2200 yen for 50 minutes… Mixed by *Groovy workshop.

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31Oct

Best Mix ~Cheval Edition~ EDM & All Mix Party – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on September 1, 2014

Best Mix ~Cheval Edition~ EDM & All Mix Party mixed by *Groovy workshop.
Release Date: 9/24/14 ⇨ 10/29/14
Price: 2200 yen

The latest release in Avex’s ongoing Best Mix series. Expected to feature 25 songs from various genres. Mixed by *Groovy workshop.

Pre-order at CDJapan.

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1Sep

Host Collection presents Champagne Call 2014 – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on August 28, 2014

Host Collection presents Champagne Call 2014
Release Date: 8/27/14
Price: 2500 yen

New CD+DVD set from Avex featuring songs that are popular in host clubs. Unfortunately, no eurobeat or trance in sight, so I’m gonna be lazy and just copy and paste the track list from the official website.

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28Aug

Cyber Trance Summer Drive – EP – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on August 25, 2014

Cyber Trance Summer Drive – EP
Release Date: 8/20/14
Price: 500 yen

Avex continue their summer trolling with another EP of readily available songs. As far as I can remember, “Be the One” never actually appeared on a Cyber Trance release.

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25Aug

TV Dance – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on August 18, 2014

TV Dance
Release Date: 7/16/14 ⇨ 8/20/14
Price: 1852 yen

Upcoming dance compilation from Avex that’s being released to commemorate the 60th anniversary of Japanese TV broadcasting. Features artists like Sexy-Synthesizer, Star Guitar, DJ OMKT, and Higedriver. Visit the official website for samples and more info.

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18Aug

Maharaja presents Global Mix Vol. 2 -EDM Best Hits- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on July 28, 2014

Maharaja presents Global Mix Vol. 2 -EDM Best Hits-
Release Date: 7/30/14
Price: 2407 yen

Volume 1 of the Global Mix series was an interesting mix of Saifam, Power Music, and Avex artists, but the sequel drops Saifam and Power Music in favor of more traditional EDM artists. Once again, mixed by DJ Boss of Y&Co.

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28Jul

House Nation Summer Drive – EP – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on July 23, 2014

House Nation Summer Drive – EP
Release Date: 7/23/14
Price: 500 yen

A new House Nation EP featuring five full-length tracks.

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23Jul

Super Best Trance Summer Drive – EP – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on July 22, 2014

Super Best Trance Summer Drive – EP
Release Date: 7/23/14
Price: 500 yen

Welp, I think Avex are just straight up trolling now. It’s been a year since the first set of SBT EPs came and went, but it looks like they’re releasing at least one new SBT EP this year. First of all, it’s 50 yen more expensive than before. Second, the edits of most of the tracks are quite short, basically radio edit length. But to really rub salt in the wound, they chose mostly non-trance remixes. Three out of the five songs are basically hyper techno. It can’t be said enough: Fuck you, Avex.

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22Jul

Host Collection presents Champagne Call 2014 – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on July 13, 2014

Host Collection presents Champagne Call 2014
Release Date: 8/27/14
Price: 2500 yen

New CD+DVD set from Avex featuring songs that are popular in host clubs. Usually this means lots of J-Pop, but in the past eurobeat and trance have made appearances.

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13Jul

Dconstructed -EDM Meets Disney- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on June 26, 2014

Dconstructed -EDM Meets Disney·Pixar-
Release Date: 6/25/14
Price: 2800 yen

Dconstructed was released in the US in April, both in CD form as well as a digital download, but the Japanese version will have two bonus tracks. Interestingly the subtitle was changed from “EDM Meets Disney” to “EDM Meets Disney·Pixar.” The CD release is being advertised as having a “metal” jacket.

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26Jun

Maharaja presents Global Mix Vol. 2 -EDM Best Hits- – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on May 25, 2014

Maharaja presents Global Mix Vol. 2 -EDM Best Hits-
Release Date: 7/30/14
Price: 1852 yen

Huh, for some reason I thought the first one was just going to be a one-off release, but it looks like Avex will continue the Global Mix series this July. Volume 1 was an interesting mix of Saifam, Power Music, and Avex artists, so I’m assuming the sequel will be the same.

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25May