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Psy trance music on the radio

Psy trance, short for psychedelic trance, is a subgenre of trance music that emerged in the 1990s. It is characterized by its fast tempo, typically ranging from 140 to 150 BPM, and its use of complex layered melodies, synthesized rhythms, and intricate sound effects. The genre often features futuristic and otherworldly sounds that are intended to create a trance-like state in the listener.

Some of the most popular artists in the psy trance genre include Infected Mushroom, Astrix, Vini Vici, Shpongle, and Ace Ventura. Infected Mushroom, an Israeli duo, is widely regarded as one of the pioneers of the genre and has been active since the early 1990s. Astrix, also from Israel, is known for his high-energy tracks that blend elements of psy trance with other electronic music styles. Vini Vici, a duo from Israel, has gained international recognition for their psy trance remixes of popular songs, including Hilight Tribe's "Free Tibet." Shpongle, a British duo, is known for their experimental approach to the genre, incorporating world music and psychedelic elements into their sound. Ace Ventura, an Israeli producer and DJ, is known for his melodic and uplifting tracks.

There are many radio stations dedicated to the psy trance genre, including Psychedelic FM, Radio Schizoid, and Psyndora Psytrance. Psychedelic FM, based in the Netherlands, features a mix of psy trance and other psychedelic genres, while Radio Schizoid, based in India, focuses exclusively on psy trance. Psyndora Psytrance, based in Greece, plays a mix of psy trance and progressive trance. These stations provide a platform for listeners to discover new psy trance tracks and stay up to date on the latest releases from their favorite artists.