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 - Gabriel & Dresden


A shared passion for music brought Gabriel & Dresden together after a chance meeting on a Miami rooftop during the Winter Music Conference in 2001. As a duo, the two fit like some kind of creative yin and yang, quickly rising to the top of the electronic music genre and winning the coveted "Best American DJ" prize twice by the International Dance Music Awards (IDMAs) as well as creating a dominating string of timeless hit songs and remixes in the studio..Conjuring an artful amalgam of trance, techno, and house and pop that transformed the landscape of 21st century EDM; Josh Gabriel, with his formal training in music composition from California Institute for the Arts and the Netherlands' Institute of Sonology, and Dave Dresden, with an esteemed club DJ career that included work as a Billboard club chart reporter, music director for a prominent online radio station, and a curator for the legendary Pete Tong's Essential Selection, struck a genuine synergy that captivated listeners around the world.Their smash hit in spin-off project Motorcycle, "As the Rush Comes", topped Billboard's "Hot Dance Airplay" year-end chart in the US and landed at #11 in the UK Singles Chart.T heir compilation, Bloom turned heads globally, while their self-titled artist album that featured "Tracking Treasure Down" (with vocalist Molly Bancroft) and “Dangerous Power” (featuring Jan Burton) both screamed into the #1 slot onto Billboard's Hot Dance Club Songs chart, solidifying their status as leaders. Everybody from Britney Spears and Madonna to Annie Lennox, Tiesto and Above & Beyond sought them out for official remixes, while the likes of FX and Rockstar Games licensed their music to enhance their visual narratives.After a three year hiatus that officially ended in 2011, the two embarked on an exhaustive reunion tour; playing high- profile global festivals like EDC, Creamfields, Tomorrowland, Electric Zoo, Spring Awakening, Sunburn Festival as well as club dates in over 20 countries around the world.Despite the envelopment of EDM in popular culture, the two are sticking to their guns and following their most innate impulses. "It is always about being timeless," affirms Dresden. "We don't pay much attention to trends. We choose sounds and words that we feel will mean something to a lot of people and at the same time, make them put their hands in the air." Gabriel concludes. "We want everyone to be able share that with experience with us."With that in mind, their collective goal hasn't changed. G&D are set to release a string of singles including their upcoming track, "Close to Folding” (feat. Sean Ryan). With an expansive soundscape, rapturous vocals, and an infectious bass line, this new single preserves the hallmarks of their patented sound, while emanating a fresh fire."It's all about making exciting music," Gabriel says. "We understand the power of great music." Dresden leaves off. "I think the best is yet to come."


Trance 100 - Summer 2015
Armin van Buuren, Mark Sixma, Gareth Emery, Roxanne Emery, Cosmic Gate, Emma Hewitt, Dash Berlin, Aly & Fila, Chicane, Paul Aiden, Michael Woods, Sylvia Tosun, Andrew Rayel, W&W, Gaia, MaRLo, Orjan Nilsen, Tritonal, Genix, Hannah Magenta, Jerome Isma-Ae, Kyau & Albert, Protoculture, David Gravell, CHRISTON, Alexander Popov, Heatbeat, Chris Schweizer, Craig Connelly, Dan Thompson, Ben Gold, Eric Lumiere, Simon Patterson, Matt Adey, Marcel Woods, Syzz, Jonny Rose, Aruna, LJ Ayrten, JES, Ruben De Ronde, Aneym, Ferrin & Morris, Rodg, Patrick Baker, Jochen Miller, Hansen Tomas, Jurgen Vries, Gal Abutbul, Fisherman & Hawkins, Julie Thompson, Super8 & Tab, Faruk Sabanci, Jenaux, Pia Toscano, Astrid Suryanto, Canberra, Sarah Howells, Venom One, Markus Schulz, Gabriel & Dresden, Departure, Husman, Solis & Sean Truby, Timmus, Insigma, Jorn Van Deynhoven, Cerf, Mitiska & Jaren, Willem De Roo, Sied Van Riel, Radion6, Shogun, Emma Lock, Arisen Flame, Victoria RAY, Denis Sender, DJ T.H., Hanna Finsen, Paul Webster, The Thrillseekers, Driftmoon, Talemono, Dawn, Corti Organ, Omnia, Luke Bond, Quilla, CUB!C, Goldenscan, Susana, Ram, Rising Star, Betsie Larkin, Abstract Vision, Photographer, Jennifer Rene, Standerwick, Johan Gielen, Allen Watts, John O'Callaghan, Timmy & Tommy, Andy Moor, Christina Novelli, Sean Tyas, Hydra, Jonathan Carvajal, Omar Sherif, Jase Thirlwall, Aimoon, DIM3NSION, Pulser, Manuel Rocca, Matt Darey, Kate Louise Smith, A.R.D.I., Leolani, Will Atkinson, Will Rees, Robert Nickson, Luke Bond, Gareth Emery, WestFunk, Mino Safy, Chris Schweizer, MaRLo, Husman, Alex Sonata, KhoMha, David Gravell, Willem De Roo, Mike Saint-Jules, Judah (Official), Tim Verkruissen, Ruben Verhagen, Alexander Popov, Digital X, DRYM, Kent & Gian, Heatbeat, Adam Ellis, Sam Jones, Astuni, Manuel Le Saux, Dan Stone
Armada Music Bundles | 2015-08-14
Trance 100 - Best Of 2014
Armin van Buuren, W&W, BT, Christian Burns, Cosmic Gate, Eric Lumiere, Ferry Corsten, Jonathan Mendelsohn, Andrew Rayel, Dash Berlin, Collin Mcloughlin, Jay Cosmic, Aly & Fila, Sylvia Tosun, Roger Shah, Orjan Nilsen, Chris Schweizer, Darren Tate, Jono Grant, Heatbeat, Conjure One, Aruna, Adam Szabo, Willem De Roo, David Gravell, Dan Thompson, Alexander Popov, Renee Stahl, Bogdan Vix, Craig Connelly, Arisen Flame, Andy Moor, Betsie Larkin, Faruk Sabanci, Darren Porter, John Askew, Insigma, Paul Oakenfold, Lauren Evans, Tritonal, Phoebe Ryan, Gareth Emery, Krewella, Max Graham, Maarten De Jong, Jaren, Alex M.O.R.P.H., Natalie Gioia, Signum, John O'Callaghan, Ram, Audrey Gallagher, Shogun, Jerome Isma-Ae, Mark Sixma, Richard Durand, Ayu, Eximinds, Jorn Van Deynhoven, Markus Schulz, Elevation, Klauss Goulart, James Dymond, DT8, Andrea Britton, Rigby, Alexandra Badoi, Paul van Dyk, Second Sun, Chicane, Senadee, KhoMha, Omnia, Airbase, Carlo Calabro, Jennifer Rene, Solid Stone, Dart Rayne, Yura Moonlight, Gabriel & Dresden, Maison & Dragen, Tenishia, Denis Kenzo, Protoculture, Karen Overton, Simon Patterson, Sarah Howells, JES, Fractal (USA), Ruben De Ronde, Alexandre Bergheau, Marc Van Linden, Giuseppe Ottaviani, Photographer, The Thrillseekers, Standerwick, Bo Bruce, Inge Bergmann, Hazem Beltagui, Rebecca Louise Burch, Airborn, Jonathan Carvajal, Andres Sanchez, Gaia, Karim Youssef, Angelic, Tenishia, Mike Shiver, LTN, Estiva, Juventa, Omnia, Avenue One, Signum, Ram, David Gravell, Johan Malmgren, Mark Sixma, Mr. Pit, Las Salinas, Antillas, Dankann, Daniel Van Sand, Mark Sherry, Cold Blue, Paul Oakenfold, W&W, Ben Gold, Antillas & Dankann, Craig Connelly, Sneijder, Activa, Bryan Kearney, Ian Standerwick, ReOrder, Johann Stone, Photographer, Darren Tate
Armada Music Bundles | 2014-10-31