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  1. Lightforce

    The Psychedelic Trance, in its entirety

    Update of the PDF, you can download the new version. Here is the list of changes that have been made: - correction about the "Dark/Luminous" amount in the Forest style (page 74) - album replacement in the "Proto-Goa" page of the "Bonus" section - addition of a version number on the first page at the top left
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    The Psychedelic Trance, in its entirety

    - Okay, my memory played tricks on me. You're right about the dark/luminous perception, I'll correct that and increase the possibility of the forest to 25% dark/75% luminous. - I know all the albums of Hux Flux, including Cryptic Crunch. I listened it again in the meantime. It has a forest side but also a small Twilight one at some moments so I think I still shouldn't include it in forest. - After your explainations it's ok for remove Ozric from the Proto-Goa section and thanks for your examples I think I'll take "New Life, New Civilization" instead. Thank you and thanks Paul Eye too for taking the time for these points And you know what ? This pdf will celebrate its 50th update
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    The Psychedelic Trance, in its entirety

    Thx for your comments. Let's debate about all of this - for "The Monkey Puzzle", it has its place in Natural Trance and in a perfect way. I don't understand why it shoudn't be there. Taken on their bandcamp : "Tamara Kazziha – Vocals and Violin, Ralph Stokes – Guitar, Andy Strong – Clarinet, Ian, Gibb – Bass, David French – Drums, Andrew Clark – Percussion and FX". Furthermore, it has a lots of Psyprog elements. So it fits this category. Nothing wrong here to my mind - for "Kataphasis", same : it has its place in Natural Trance. It has a lot of elements of Psychedelic Downtempo and Psy Dub. It's not Psytrance or "classic" Trance per see but it's linked to. But I think I understand why you think it shouldn't be there for "The Monkey Puzzle" and "Kataphasis", maybe it's because the definition is too restrictive ? Because, in fact, to be Natural Trance you just have to blend any style of Psychedelic Trance (except Suomi and Experimental), or even "classic" Trance, with any kind of music with conventional instruments. - I didn't understood your point on the dark/luminous argument of forest psytrance. The Dark/Luminous which I was talking about were about atmosphere. Once again I think there's nothing wrong here. The part of my pdf explains how much the forest style can be dark to luminous. 100% dark/0% luminous to 25% dark/75% luminous. I listened to Imaginary Sight and you're right: it's very luminous. But for me it's not 0% dark/100% luminous. It's more on 25% dark/75% luminous. In fact I think forest can't be and never been 0% dark/100% luminous, but maybe it's a matter of point of view. And I listened a lot Hux Flux and maybe I'm wrong again but Hux Flux is not Forest - about Proto-Goa section : it's not only Trance, it's all the kind of genres/artists/albums/tracks, even those that are not electronic, who has been the most close to Old School Goa and influent for her creation. To my mind, Ozric has a way to be psychedelic that has been influent and kind of close to some way to be psychedelic in Old School Goa. Anyone else has a different point or the same point ?
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    Morphic Resonance - Perplexity [Suntrip Records]

    I would say it's less "In your face" than Filteria but I don't think it's more or less agressive. But in the same time it's more subtle as could be E-mantra with Arcana.
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    The metal thread

    One of the best Metalcore release these last years Group : Bleed from Within Album : Era Style : Melodic Metalcore
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    The metal thread

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    The metal thread

    Extraterrestrial thrashers from any horizon. These are a must check. Group : Droid Album : Terrestrial Mutations Style : Progressive Thrash Metal /!\ A FUTURE CLASSIC /!\ Group : Vexovoid Album : Call of the Starforgers Style : Progressive Thrash Metal/Technical Thrash Metal /!\ In the Vektor's vein. ANOTHER SERIOUS SCI-FI THRASH MADNESS /!\
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    The metal thread

    Group : Power Trip Album : Nightmare Logic Style : Crossover Thrash Metal /!\ REAL THRASH BOMB /!\
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    Best synths in psytrance

    Suomisaundi has the best synth lines ever 02:25 to 03:21. Ground breaking. 04:42 till the end.
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    The Psychedelic Trance, in its entirety

    Oh sorry just a mistake. "Trance Goa" is the french way to say "Goa Trance". It's corrected. You can redownload the PDF.
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    The Psychedelic Trance, in its entirety

    SIGNIFICANT update of the PDF, you can download the new version. Here is the list of changes that have been made: - Addition of multiple pages on certains sub-styles that needs to be explained further in the FAQ section - Some small changes to various sub-styles definitions Happy new year !
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