Love’s Party -Blazin’ Hot Megamix- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on May 17, 2015

Love’s Party -Blazin’ Hot Megamix- mixed by DJ Fumi*Yeah! & DJ Yu-ki
Release Date: 10/22/14
Price: 1900 yen

Third release in the Tsutaya-exclusive Love’s Party series. Mixed by DJ Fumi*Yeah! and DJ Yu-ki.

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17May

100 Mix We Are Having a Blast – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on May 16, 2015

Manhattan Records presents 100 Mix We Are Having a Blast mixed by DJ Roc the Masaki
Release Date: 2/18/15
Price: 2200 yen

The second release in Manhattan Records’ seemingly annual 100 Mix series. Features 100 songs on a single CD, though due to CD specifications the first track includes two songs. Exclusive to Tsutaya Records. You can listen to samples on Manhattan Records’ web store.

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16May

100 Mix Get Into High Spirits – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on May 15, 2015

Manhattan Records presents 100 Mix Get Into High Spirits mixed by DJ Roc the Masaki
Release Date: 5/21/14
Price: 2200 yen

Oh, wow, I miss the absolute insanity of 100-song megamixes. This series from Manhattan Records features 100 tracks on a single CD, including an assortment of Power Music licenses and in-house Manhattan Records songs. Since CD specifications have a max of 99 tracks, the first track here plays double duty, serving as the intro and the second track on the CD. The CD appears to be exclusive to Tsutaya Records. You can listen to samples on Manhattan Records’ web store.

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15May

No.1 Party Mix -Ultra Vibes R&B- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on May 12, 2015

No.1 Party Mix -Ultra Vibes R&B- mixed by Satoshi Hoshino
Release Date: 5/13/15
Price: 1850 yen

New entry in Star Music’s No.1 Part Mix series, which hasn’t seen a release since 2013. The first release was composed of Power Music licenses and included a few remixes by Japanese artists like ET-Q, DJ Satoshi and U*Hey?. And then they repeated those remixes endlessly for two years. This one is mostly Power Music licenses, plus a few original tracks from Japanese artists like Glutton Boyz and tAisuke. Also interesting that DJ Satoshi is going by his full name now.

Available digitally on iTunes Japan.

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12May

WMC -World Music Cruise- -Blue- – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on May 10, 2015

WMC -World Music Cruise- -Blue- DJ Tora & tAisuke & YASK & DJ Hosaka DJ Mixes
Release Date: 4/29/15
Price: 900 yen

Another entry in the World Music Cruise series, this time mixed by DJ Tora & tAisuke & YASK & DJ Hosaka.

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10May

What’s Up! The Best Mix – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on April 20, 2015

What’s Up! The Best Mix
Release Date: 6/24/15
Price: 3000 yen

The latest in Universal’s long-running What’s Up! compilation series. This 2-disc set features the latest dance and EDM hits on disc 1, while disc 2 focuses more on R&B/hip-hop hits from 2000-2010. Both discs will be non-stop mixes.

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20Apr

Vocalo EDM Hits – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on April 19, 2015

Vocalo EDM Hits
Release Date: 6/24/15
Price: 2000 yen

New compilation from Universal featuring EDM covers of Vocaloid songs. The album will be produced by m-flo’s Taku Takahashi, while vocals will be provided by various utaite like Yuuto, Glutamine, and Kakicho.

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19Apr

Mellow Magic II ~Premium Driving~ – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on April 18, 2015

Mellow Magic II ~Premium Driving~
Release Date: 6/10/15
Price: 1750 yen

Sequel to the piano house compilation from FARM Records. Includes covers of current hits like “All About That Bass” and “Uptown Funk” as well as older classics like “I Will Always Love You.”

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18Apr

Urban Night Lounge presents -The Best of Driving- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on April 17, 2015

Urban Night Lounge presents -The Best of Driving- performed by The Illuminati
Release Date: 4/15/15
Price: 2300 yen

A two-disc set to celebrate the best of Urban Night Lounge, a piano house series which is produced by The Illuminati (aka DJ U*Hey?). The first disc is a non-stop mix featuring tracks from the 5 previous releases in the series as well as a few new tracks. Disc two appears to be full versions of all-new tracks. Both discs are also available separately on iTunes Japan.

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17Apr

The Best Hot Shots!! -2014 2nd Half Hits- – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on April 14, 2015

The Best Hot Shots!! -2014 2nd Half Hits- mixed by DJ Roc the Masaki
Release Date: 12/17/14
Price: 1500 yen

Sixth in the series of Tsutaya-exclusive compilations produced by Manhattan Records. All of the tracks are licensed from Power Music. You can listen to samples on Manhattan Records’ web store.

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14Apr

2014 Best 50 – Final Release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on April 13, 2015

2014 Best 50 mixed by DJ Getfunky
Release Date: 12/3/14
Price: 2000 yen

Compilation from Manhattan Records featuring house covers of 2013 hits. All tracks produced by Power Music. Mixed by DJ Getfunky.

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13Apr

No.1 Party Mix -Ultra Hits R&B- – Pre-release Info

Posted by DanceMaster on April 12, 2015

No.1 Party Mix -Ultra Hits R&B- mixed by Satoshi Hoshino
Release Date: 5/13/15
Price: 1850 yen

New entry in Star Music’s No.1 Part Mix series, which hasn’t seen a release since 2013. The first release was composed of Power Music licenses and included a few remixes by Japanese artists like ET-Q, DJ Satoshi and U*Hey?. And then they repeated those remixes endlessly for two years. It’s probably not a good sign that the early list has songs from previous entries in the series. Also interesting that DJ Satoshi is going by his full name now.

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12Apr

Vamos -That’s so dope EDM- – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on April 11, 2015

Vamos -That’s so dope EDM-
Release Date: 4/15/15
Price: 1200 yen
Total Length: 1:42:43

New digital non-stop mix from FARM Records, mixed by DJ Yagi and DJ A*Lucky. They take full advantage of digital releases having no maximum length, delivering an impressive 100-minute megamix.

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11Apr

T2 Shibuya presents Shibuya Mixx!! -Global EDM Party Vol. 2- – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on April 10, 2015

T2 Shibuya presents Shibuya Mixx!! -Global EDM Party Vol. 2-
Release Date: 4/8/15
Price: 1200 yen
Total Length: 1:14:43

Second release in the Shibuya Mixx! series.

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10Apr

Best EDM 2015 – Digital Downloads

Posted by DanceMaster on April 9, 2015

Best EDM 2015
Release Date: 3/18/15
Price: 1200 yen

New digital compilation from FARM Records, featuring full-length versions of the best EDM songs of… 2013?

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9Apr