View Full Version : psy/progressive trance music nyc events
October 17th, 2005, 04:33 PM
i didnt believe my eyes when i saw astrix playing in nyavalon
since i thought there is no trance scene in nyc (and im pretty sure there is no real trance/psy scene like in germany)
i was impressed that astrix plays @ avalon
anyway.. astrix style is kinda tooo psy for me
i am interested in progressive trance and parties
i think noone here knows what i am talking about but maybe i am lucky and find someone even if i dont think i will?!?
October 17th, 2005, 09:28 PM
I don't believe there's a 'scene' here, pity, but you can find acts on occasion. Just have keep your eyes open for posters of events, know which DJs to look for, and sign up to a lot of mailing lists.
Manhattan is mostly a poor showing; it's best to go to Brooklyn - Williamsburg, Greenpoint, etc. In Queens, be sure to hit P.S. 1 WarmUp (http://ps1.org/ps1_site/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=34&Itemid=74) series during the summer for some good DJs (http://ps1.org/ps1_site/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=55&Itemid=99). It is well worth it.
In Manhattan that I've been to: Tonic (actually, the subtonic lounge) - http://tonicnyc.com/ - has some good acts. It has more European feel to it, very open to anyone and it is not expensive, but is too small! Get on their list.
Canal Room I like it has a good space, has had some great DJs, but is definitely not a open crowd - read link (http://newyork.citysearch.com/profile/38584541/). Often is too expensive, $25 or more. I fear that its trendiness will only grow, pull in only one kind of crowd, push away others.
Been to other places but didn't keep track of the names. I'll post or send you more info as I get it!
October 18th, 2005, 06:46 AM
THANX alot for the nice nfo
i wil definitely chek out what they r gonna play there
i know its hard 2 find places like we have in germany but hey we dont go 2 germany do we? ;)
a friend found sound other stuff besides the avalon
i will keep u updated about it in this thread
mainly progressive.. maybe house but no vocal house
dunno if there are places like in former berlin times where old industrial areas were taken and just kinda spontaneous set up some decks and speakers
hehe 2 crazy
thats it :)
October 31st, 2005, 09:23 PM
what about tdcny
does anyone keep up with this group
we have been to 2 of their parties - they seem to be only once a month and we are looking for more
October 31st, 2005, 11:57 PM
Never heard of Trance Dance Company - http://www.tdcny.com/ - thanks for the spot! I signed up to their mailing list.
Damn, they just had a great event on Oct. 21!
November 2nd, 2005, 02:33 PM
thats EXACTLY what im lookin for
anyone else to come up with stuff like this?!?
pleasepleaseplease more of this :)
for events within the usa chek the world famouse
the scene is big overe here but sometimes u can find parties in the us as well
anzone who went to a http://www.tdcny.com/index2.html party, please private msg me or drop me an email to bishop at alientribe.de
January 24th, 2006, 01:18 PM
maybe this will help someone
dunno whats up about it
January 24th, 2006, 08:48 PM
Bishop I love Avalon I'm always there. I was there NYEve and it was crazy. SO much fun, right now I think that is the only one of the few good place to get good trance music. Later bro.
January 25th, 2006, 09:05 AM
thanx alot for reply
the avalon looks cool but very expensive
thing is that trance is a very unpopular style in the us
we mainly listen to progressive trance this is around 138 bpm and kinda spheric but very well danceable
if u need any samples, let me know upon request
do u think it makes sense to do any reservations on the avalons list?!?
this is totally uncommon over here.. but in nyc it seems u can plan anythin in advance even the ride up on rockefellers :)
January 31st, 2006, 10:04 AM
anyone else? :)
March 1st, 2006, 01:20 PM
so jehtet nit wigger ;)
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