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A State of Trance: Ibiza

asot ibizaIt’s that time of the year again, when the world packs their bags and head to the magical island of Ibiza. The ASOT crew is no different, as Armin van Buuren & team will head to Ibiza to launch this summer’s residency at Ushuaïa.

Starting June 26th and going through the 11th of September, every Thursday Ushuaïa will play host to Armin & Friends for A State of Trance Thursdays. If you’re going to Ibiza this summer, make sure you leave a Thursday night open in your schedule to catch what’s going down at Ushuaïa.

Stay tuned for full lineups as summer inches closer to reality.

You can get your tickets now.

Markus Schulz Scream 2 Bus Tour

scream 2 bus tourIt’s that time again. With Scream 2 now out in the wild, Markus Schulz is packing his bags & getting on the tour bus for another round of shows across the country. Riding off the hugely successful 2013 Scream Bus Tour, the 2014 edition promises to be bigger & better than before. Joining Markus on the tour will be another Coldharbour staple, the pride of Colombia, KhoMha.

The tour kicks off April 2nd in San Luis Obispo, CA and will make over 20 stops across America over the month of April. Check out all the dates below and make sure to grab your tickets before they sell out.


2-Apr The Graduate San Luis Obispo, CA
3-Apr Senator Theatre Chico, CA
4-Apr Ruby Skye San Francisco, CA
5-Apr Ruby Skye San Francisco, CA
6-Apr Exchange Los Angeles, CA
8-Apr Bassmnt San Diego, CA
9-Apr Monarch Theatre Phoenix, AZ
11-Apr Stereo Live Houston, TX
12-Apr Lizard Lounge Dallas, TX
13-Apr Summit Austin, TX
15-Apr Bluebird Bloomington, IN
16-Apr Mercury Ballroom Louisville, KY
17-Apr Altar Bar Pittsburgh, PA
18-Apr Soundstage Baltimore, MD
19-Apr Webster Hall New York, NY
23-Apr The Westcott Theater Syracuse, NY
24-Apr Royale Boston, MA
25-Apr Upstate Concert Hall Clifton Park, NY
26-Apr Mur.Mur Atlantic City, NJ

Armin van Buuren & Friends

a7d2f307-b9e2-42c1-9f24-65f318c14f9cI know most of you already have your Miami Music Week plans set, but here’s one show you need to build your schedules around. Armin van Buuren & Friends hit the Surfcomber as part of their pool party series on Thursday, March 27th.  The show marks Armin’s first Winter Music Conference event of 2014 & it’s bound to be a big one with the likes of Aly & Fila, Andrew Rayel, Jochen Miller, MaRLo and Orjan Nilsen all set to hit the decks.

Armin will also be making 2 stops at Ultra Music Festival on Saturday the 29th and on Sunday the 30th. The show on Sunday is the first time van Buuren will perform as Gaia. It will all be a part of the A State of Trance 650: Miami closing celebrations taking place at UMF.

Get Cosmic Miami!

unnamedWith just a couple days left before the 2014 Miami Music Week kicks off, here’s 3 dates you should make quick note of for your week long festivities. Cosmic Gate have announced their stops for this year’s week-long celebration of dance music on South Beach.

Wednesday, March 26th at Set Club it’s So Get Up Miami! This one will feature the likes of Audien, BT, Jaytech, Jerome Isma-Ae and of course Nic & Bossi themselves. This one will be a special show featuring a ton of new stuff from Wake Your Mind records.

What’s MMW without a yatch party? Sunday, March 30th all aboard the Musette for the Cosmic Gate & Friends Yatch Party. The annual Cosmic Gate cruise has sold out the past 4 years running & 2014 will be no different. Get on board with Orjan Nilsen, DJ Row, Cosmic Gate and of course some special surprises.

Finally to cap it all off, on Sunday, March 30th Cosmic Gate will join the A State of Trance 650 closing celebrations at Ultra. The Germans will be bringing their trademark sound to the ASOT650 celebrations joining in with Armin van Buuren & Friends to cap off a massive week in south Florida.

Coldharbour Recordings at Miami Music Week

CLHR MMWLooking for some dark sounds during Miami Music Week? Markus Schulz’s Coldharbour Recordings has you covered. Across 3 shows over MMW, you’ll have more than enough chances to catch your favorite Coldharbour artists live.

It all kicks off on Monday, March 24th at Dream with the annual Coldharbour Night. The lineup features Schulz Music Group cornerstones KhoMha, M.I.K.E. Push and Grube & Hovsepian along with special guests Lange and Rafael Frost. Coldharbour night is my highlight of MMW every single year so make sure to circle this one on your calendar and start the week off proper. Tickets are available here.

Next up, Thursday, March 27th Markus Schulz is at Space for another one of his open-to-close solo sets. Another annual staple of MMW is Markus Schulz at Space and this year is no different with the Coldharbour head honcho presenting his renowned solo set. Get your tickets today.

And last but certainly not least, Sunday, March 30th New World Punx at A State of Trance 650 as part of Ultra Music Festival. Markus Schulz joins Ferry Corsten for this one as the New World Punx bring their unique sounds to the ASOT650 closing celebrations.