I am currently researching Trance music, so I have copied Wikipedia’s summary of it for an interim reference. Make sure you keep checking back for updates. Also remember to read any relevant blog posts.

Stylistic origins: techno, house, electronic art music, industrial
Cultural origins: Early 1990s Germany, the Netherlands, Belgium and UK
Typical instruments: synthesizer, keyboard, drum machine, sequencer, sampler
Mainstream popularity: High
Subgenres: acid trance, progressive trance, uplifting trance, tech trance, hard trance
Fusion genres: deep trance, futurepop, hardstyle


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