First State is on fire and taking his hottest electronic vibes from the depths of his trance studio to dance floors globally, blowing expectations out of the water. Since the recognized inception from Tiesto on his hit single “Falling”, to the deliverance of his own record label, Sander Van Dien has come a long way. Across the always-evolving trance music genre, the First State sound fuses the harder elements of his roots with luscious vocals and breakdowns, brings an overwhelming experience to any trance minded music enthusiast'
First State returns with the release of the official Showtek featuring Vassy - ‘Satisfied’ remix on Skink / Spinnin and the highly anticipated release and collaboration titled ‘All My Life’. Speaking of which Sander’s catalogue, one can easily refer to the many chart topping releases attributed to him including ‘Cross The Line’, ‘Your Own Way’ and ‘My Sanctuary’, together with the legendary array of ‘Mashups’ he is well known for.
First State has played for many premier clubs, festivals and brands such as Ministry of Sound, Gatecrasher, ASOT, and his dedicated fans can be sure to see more of him around every corner of the globe in the months to come. The signature trance sound for which Sander Van Dien is known for, can also be enjoyed every month with nothing but the best and latest releases on his massive Crossroads radio show and of course from the booth and stages of the world’s most exciting festivals and clubs. Trance remains in the blood of Sander Van Dien and will forever be the driving force behind First State.