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Paul van Dyk: “Trance is more than music. It's a lifestyle”

The German trance legend begun his 11-week Shine residency at Privilege’s Vista Club in Ibiza earlier this month...

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Paul van Dyk has said that he feels trance is “more than music” in a tweet. You can see the post below.

The trance legend begun his 11-week Shine residency at Privilege’s Vista Club in Ibiza this month (July).

Speaking on Twitter, van Dyk said, “Trance is more than music. It's a lifestyle. It's about community. It's emotions turned into sound.”

Van Dyk also unveiled the eponymous track from his 2018 SHINE Ibiza residency earlier this month.

PvD suffered a life-threatening stage fall at A State Of Trance in 2016, which saw him airlifted to hospital. Last year, he issued a heartfelt statement following the incident.

You can also check out 10 moments that defined the German trance legend’s career.

Read van Dyk’s full tweet below.

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