When Trance Was Good pt. 1 / 2004 / Download: 192k MP3 | Cover Art



The mix that started it all. Uptempo, classic trance flirting with acid.

Tracklisting:
01. Barbarella - My Name Is Barbarella (B-Zet Mix)
02. Der Dritte Raum - Trommelmaschine
03. Electric Skychurch - Dreamcatcher
04. Microglobe - Environ-Mentality (act 3)
05. Art Of Trance - Gloria (Transparent Mix)
06. Cosmic Baby - Cosmic Force
07. Traveller - Weaver
08. Sven Väth & Ralf Hildenbeutel - 100 Harthouse
09. Brainchild - Symmetry
10. Cygnus X - The Orange Theme (Man With No Name Mix)
11. Union Jack - Two Full Moons & A Trout (FLF Mix)
12. Goahead - Freebeach (Anjuna Mix)
13. Hardfloor - Lost In The Silver Box
14. Vapourspace - The Gravitational Arch of 10
When Trance Was Good pt. 2 / 2004/ Download: 192k MP3 | Cover Art



Going deeper, building up to a goa-infused peak and calming down to chiller sounds.

Tracklisting:
01. Resistance D - Beautiful Silence
02. Sven Väth - Mellow Illusion
03. Der Dritte Raum - Einsatz
04. Koxbox - Tribal Oscillation
05. Cygnus X - Kinderlied pt.2
06. Art Of Trance - Killamanjaro
07. Juno Reactor - Jardin de Cecile (Man With No Name Remix)
08. Paragliders - Paraglide (Humate Remix)
09. Spiceleab - Feathers (Spicelab Mix v.2)
10. Virtual Symmetry - Vaporize
11. Resistance D - Cosmic (Pascal F.E.O.S. Remix)
12. Art Of Trance - Monsoon
When Trance Was Good pt. 3 / 2004 / Download: 192k MP3 | Cover Art



Part 3 takes us on a journey through ambiance and intensity, coming in for a smooth landing at the end.

Tracklisting:
01. Cosmic Baby - Stellar Supreme
02. Futurhythm - Transmanic
03. Cygnus X - Hypermetrical
04. L.S.G. - My Time Is Yours (Club Mix)
05. Der Dritte Raum - Alienoid
06. Microglobe - Afreuropamericasiaustralia
07. Virtual Symmetry - The V.S. (Fable Mix)
08. Union Jack - Yeti
09. Spicelab - Blue Manna
10. Cygnus X - Superstring
11. Resistance D - Throm 3
12. Dave Angel - Planet Function
13. Sven Väth - Rainforest Is Calling
14. The Essence of Nature - Blue Lotus
15. Microglobe - Stars (What Is Space?) (Lt. Uhura Mix)
16. Energy 52 - Cafe Del Mar (Cosmic Baby's Impression)
17. Cosmic Baby - Träume
When Trance Was Good pt. 4 / 2006 / Download: FLAC | 320k MP3 | Cover Art



The most chill mix of the bunch. Slowed down and focused on atmosphere.

Tracklisting:
01. B-Zet - Playing Children
02. Cygnus X - Positron
03. Quazar - Dragonfighters
04. Juno Reactor - 10,000 Miles
05. Barbarella - Barbarella (The Secret Chamber of Dreams)
06. Der Dritte Raum - Zeitloch
07. Emmanuel Top - Turkish Bazaar
08. Megalon - Symbols
09. Virtual Symmetry - 4 Monks
10. Der Dritte Raum - Wind
11. LSG - Blueprint (Version 2)
12. Energy 52 - Cafe del Mar (LSG Remix)
13. Paul van Dyk - Today (Trance Ambient Mix)
When Trance Was Good pt. 5 / 2007 / Download: FLAC | 320k MP3 | Cover Art



Featuring a heavy slant towards early psytrance, Part 5 took WTWG in a new direction. One of my favorites.

Tracklisting:
01. Eat Static - Lost In Time
02. Spicelab - Falling
03. Terra Ferma - The Scream
04. Illuminatae - Tempestada
05. Earth Nation - Alienated (Earth Mix)
06. Der Dritte Raum - Lava
07. Delerium - Duende (Spiritual Collapse Mix)
08. L.S.G. - Enter - Paradise
09. System 7 - Hangar 84
10. Man With No Name - Cosmic Echoes
11. Koxbox - Lunar Bin
12. Juno Reactor - Mars
13. 3 Phase vs. Pulse - Rota
14. L.S.G. - Deep Blue
15. Odyssee of Noises - Capriole Three
16. Man With No Name - Sugar Rush (Refined Mix)
17. Astralasia - To A Better Place
18. Union Jack - Fromage Frais
When Trance Was Good pt. 6 / 2008 / FLAC | 320k MP3 | Cover Art



From 130 bpms rising to the 150s, this mix starts off mellow and turns into an intense trip through trance of all styles.

Tracklisting:
01. Cosmic Baby - Cosmic Cubes
02. Stevie Be-Zet - Blue Illusion (Flat Horizon Mix)
03. Eat Static - The Brain
04. Air Liquide - Liquid Air (The Bionaut Mix)
05. Banco de Gaia - Heliopolis (Eudopolis Dog Mix)
06. Sven Väth - Ballet: Fusion (Modulation Mix by Der Dritte Raum)
07. Art Of Trance - Stealth
08. Juno Reactor - Kaguya Hime
09. Tenth Chapter - Prologue (The Carl Cox & Paul van Dyk Mix)
10. Illuminatae - Tremora del Terra
11. Hardfloor - Into The Nature
12. Sven Väth - L'Esperanza (Visions Of Shiva Mix)
13. Astralasia - The Seven Pointed Star
14. Paragliders - Phi
15. Microglobe - All Our Colours
16. Arpeggiators - Discover Your Innerself
17. Auron - Mecon
18. Cybordelics - Adventure of Dama
19. Cosmic Baby - Fantasia (Celestial Harmonies)
When Trance Was Good pt. 7 / 2009 / Download: 320k MP3 | Cover Art



Several classics in here, mixed with dark and progressive sounds.

Tracklisting:
01. Secret Knowledge - Sugar Daddy (Paul Van Dyk's Trip To The Moon Mix)
02. Vapourspace - Spacewalk
03. Eat Static - Uforic Undulence
04. System 7 - Night Owl
05. Humate vs. Rabbit In The Moon - East (The Opium Den Remix by Jam & Spoon)
06. Laurent Garnier - Wake Up
07. Microglobe - High On Hope (Long Hot Summer Mix)
08. Peyote - Alcatraz
09. Art Of Trance - The Colours (Indigo Mix)
10. Sven Väth - Ritual Of Life (Spicelab Mix)
11. Cosmic Baby - Sketches In Spring (Schallbau Mix)
12. Marmion - Schöneberg (Man With No Name Remix)
13. Rebel Youth - What Is Soul
14. System 01 - Drugs Work
15. Salt Tank - Meltdown 94Mation
16. Vein Melter - When You Feel It (Remix)
When Trance Was Good pt. 8 / 2010 / Download: FLAC | 320k MP3 | Cover Art



Part 8 was one of my most involved efforts and covers the gamut from deep and mellow to fast and euphoric.

Tracklisting:
01. Earth Nation - Elucidate
02. Ralf Hildenbeutel - The Journey
03. System 7 - Quest (Moon Mix)
04. Speedy J - Perfect Pitch
05. Air Liquide - If There Was No Gravity
06. Eat Static - Element 115
07. Sun Electric - Entrance
08. Sven Väth - Ritual Of Life
09. Adham Shaikh - Pulsation (Oscillation Vibration)
10. Paul van Dyk - Emergency
11. Astralasia - Kalki's Coming
12. Hearts Of Space - With A Medium Into Trance (Drop Out Mix)
13. Aqualite - Analog Education
14. Cosmic Baby - Loops Of Infinity (Contemplative)
15. The Ambush - Sun
16. Stevie Be-Zet - The Closed Eye View
When Trance Was Good Pt. 9 / 2011 / Download: FLAC | 320k MP3 | Cover Art



Part 9 begins dark, builds intensity and ends with four classic progressive anthems.

Tracklisting:
01. Eternal Basement - When Sadness Comes
02. Sven Väth - An Accident In Paradise (William Orbit & Spooky Mix)
03. System 7 - Sinbad
04. Salt Tank - La Rêve de Beatrice
05. Der Dritte Raum - Mechanoid
06. Earth Nation - Liquid Desert (No Water Mix)
07. Eat Static - Implant
08. Freaky Chakra - Tra Vigne
09. Art of Trance - Deeper Than Deep
10. Cosmic Baby - Heaven's Tears (Cosmic Baby's Remix)
11. Humate - 3.1
12. Art of Trance - Easter Island
13. Lost Tribe - Gamemaster
14. Paul van Dyk - Words (For Love)
When Trance Was Good pt. 10 / July 12, 2012 / Download: FLAC | 320k MP3 | Cover Art



Rather than end the series with another studio mix, I decided to play Part 10 live at an oldschool Goa-themed party in downtown Los Angeles in 2012 called Bring That Beach Back. Clocking in at an hour and 41 minutes and featuring some of my all-time favorite trance and Goa tracks, Part 10 ends When Trance Was Good with a bang, and I hope you enjoyed the journey as much as I did.

Tracklisting:
01. Virtual Symmetry - See You
02. Der Dritte Raum - Hale Bopp
03. Giez - Sack Says Air
04. Juno Reactor - Laughing Gas (On The Other Side Mix)
05. Hardfloor - Reverberate Opinion
06. Empirion - PH1
07. Astral Pilot - Electro Acupuncture
08. Der Dritte Raum - Monitee
09. Eat Static - Survivors
10. Sven Väth - The Beauty and the Beast (FEOS & The Beast Mix II)
11. Man With No Name - Dawn Chorus
12. Koxbox - Space Interface
13. Union Jack - Cactus
14. Empirion - Quark
15. Eat Static - Spawn
16. Freaky Chakra - Lightdarklight
17. Air Liquide - Timecode #4
18. Hallucinogen - Demention
19. Spectral - Moonstone
20. Astral Projection - Life On Mars
21. California Sunshine - X-Wave
22. Transwave - Flamicogyre