Saturday, January 25th saw the world premiere of Aruna's biweekly radio show The Hot List on DI.FM. The show will now be airing on DI's Trance Channel the 2nd and 4th Saturday of each month at 1 pm EST, 7 pm CET. Tune in at DI.FM or click below to subscribe to the podcast on iTunes.
Looking for some hotspots to explore during an upcoming trip to Los Angeles? L.A. resident and local nightlife connoisseur Aruna lays out her Top 10 spots to eat, drink and dance the night away in her featured artist travel guide at Stay.com.
Recently released on Enhanced Recordings as the follow up to the track's much-lauded Original Mix, this enticing package of six fresh reworks in four different genres made big waves across all walks of EDM garnering support from DJ luminaries such as Tiesto, Morgan Page, Armin van Buuren and Above & Beyond, peaking at #7, #9 and #15 in the Glitch Hop, Chill Out and Trance charts respectively. Click below to listen or buy.
Back by popular demand after making history as the first solo female to guest mix for Trance Around The World back in 2012, Aruna recently returned for round two, taking over guest mix duties during Group Therapy Radio #054 with a tour-de-force set of ten songs in thirty minutes featuring her own exclusive mashups and refills, and igniting a Twitter firestorm in the process. Comments streaming in from around the globe dubbed her set "perfection", "valence electron level" and "the best ABGT guest mix to date". In the below Soundcloud exclusive, Aruna takes you on a personalized guided tour through her mix, with commentary discussing her mashups, track selection process and more.
Hot on the heels of the Beatport Top 3 summer anthem "Reason To Believe" comes this deluxe package of no less than six reworks, from some of EDM's brightest rising stars. From Paris Blohm's no-holds-barred club banger to Toby Hedges & High 5's lush, trancey take, DJs including Tiesto, Armin van Buuren, Morgan Page and Above & Beyond have recently featured the new mixes in their sets. Out on Enhanced Recordings on November 25th (Beatport), December 9th (all stores).
First unveiled by Armin himself during his set at TomorrowWorld followed shortly thereafter by a hotly buzzed-about spin on ASOT #633, the massive, peaktime club-thumping Tritonal remix of "Won't Let You Go", Aruna's collab with the world's #1 DJ, is set to make major waves in the worlds of both trance and electro house. The track will be released in November as part of Armin's "Intense - The Remixes" album and is already receiving airplay at Sirius XM BPM. Click below to listen.
The world's #1 DJ, Armin van Buuren, recently featured a twin spin of "Still Holding On", Aruna's white hot new single with EDM legend Conjure One, premiering the Arisen Flame remix of the track on A State of Trance #631 with a repeat performance on ASOT #632 the following week. "Still Holding On" comes out on Beatport October 7th.
Hot on the heels of her recent collaboration with Armin van Buuren , Aruna releases her first artist single of 2013 "Reason To Believe" on Enhanced Recordings. Already the track is well on its way to being one of summer’s most memorable vocal smashes, garnering early support from Armin, Above & Beyond, Ferry Corsten, Paul van Dyk and others before rocketing up the Beatport Trance Chart to clinch the #3 peak position.
Ever wonder what the life of an EDM artist is really like? Short for "Day In The Life Of", DITLO.com recently did a smashing photo-feature on Aruna, shadowing her every move with a camera for an entire day before and during her recent performance at Avalon in Hollywood. Click below to see.