From the deep-delving bassline to the iconic melody, Armin van Buuren and Shapov’s ‘The Last Dancer’ could very well be the hidden gem of this Trance year. Included on Armin van Buuren’s ‘A State Of Trance 2018’ compilation, this cut is an anthem for Trance lovers all over the world and gives just that little bit extra to turn a great night out into an amazing one.
Euphoric melodies, beautiful harmonies, and chilling vocals that surge into a whirl of rifling arpeggios and moving beats, ‘The Last Dancer’ is an answer to “How would you describe magic to someone who doesn’t see?” or “How do you tell someone about the beauty they cannot perceive?”.
When it comes to music as momentous as Trance, words alone will never cut it. Instead, it needs to be experienced firsthand for others to even begin to grasp what lies beneath the surface. And that experience, the quest for those sought-after sparks of magic, starts with ‘A State Of Trance 2018’.
Offering bite-sized slices of today’s best in Trance, ‘A State Of Trance 2018’ sees Armin van Buuren select and mix a grand total of forty-two top-drawer Trance cuts, ranging from progressive-flavored records to uplifting monster tunes across two parts that prove even more remarkable with each listen.
Comprising phenomenal offerings from the likes of Armin van Buuren presents Rising Star, David Gravell, DRYM x Omnia, Fatum, KhoMha, Maor Levi, Protoculture, Super8 & Tab and more, this brand-new installment of the highly-acclaimed mix series once again provides fans and fans-to-be with music of such quality it’d be shameful to pass up on. In all of its aspects and colors, ‘A State Of Trance 2018’ is to be in the moment and let yourself go. You wanted magic? Here it is.
Quite an eventful episode, we must say. Heralding the pre-order of the massively anticipated ‘A State Of Trance 2018’ mix album, episode 856 of A State Of Trance sees Dutch Progressive Trance mainstay Estiva announce his new album called ‘Spectacle’ in between the new music from Armin van Buuren with Shapov, Sunnery James & Ryan Marciano (their remix of ‘Sex, Love & Water’), The Thrillseekers and more. Get your weekly slice of ASOT now.
— Shapov (@ShapovMusic) March 22, 2018