Tokyo DisneySea Guide

Tokyo DisneySea VIIIt should not surprise anyone who knows me that I am a huge fan of the Disney parks. I’ve been fortunate to visit Tokyo Disneyland and DisneySea several times, and if you’re looking for a unique, obsessively-detailed and remarkably-themed park, then DisneySea is the one for you. It is truly stunning, with incredible attention to detail and an excellent selection of rides.

I originally wrote this guide for someone on Something Awful, and I enjoyed writing it so much I thought it would be a good idea to share with the world at large. Just one note – the last time I visited was in 2011, so some of the information here may now be out of date. But if you are thinking of visiting, I hope this guide gives you a good idea of what to expect!
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It’s About Time

It’s been a while since I last updated With the new design comes a new backend, from Movable Type to WordPress, and from XHTML to HTML5 and CSS3. I also used Sass for the first time, and it’s certainly made maintaining the CSS easier. I’ll also continually be making tweaks to the design as needs arise. In case you were looking for all my old blog posts in Italian, you can find them in the oubliette although really, there’s not much there worth salvaging. Honest.

Sunset Trance I – Beachline Expressway

Beachline Expressway

  1. Sound Apparel – The Making End of Heart Tale
  2. Talla 2XLC – No Inbetween (John O’Callaghan Remix)
  3. Blue 8 – Eleventh Street (Suncatcher Remix)
  4. Factoria – Revive
  5. 3rd Moon – Monsun
  6. Mungo – Summer Blush (Aly & Fila Rework)
  7. Solarstone – The Calling (Ram Remix)
  8. Estiva & Temple One – November Lovely
  9. Luke Bond – Amaze
  10. Arctic Moon – True Romance
  11. Arty – Rush (Dan Stone Remix)
  12. Vast Vision – Behind Your Smile (Suncatcher Remix)
  13. Blue Tente – Runaway (ReOrder Bangin Mix)
  14. Gareth Emery feat. Christina Novelli – Concrete Angel (John O’Callaghan Remix)

Inspired by a trip along Florida’s freeways, racing the sun to the beach. Best played an hour before sunset!

  • Length: 1:19
  • Genre: Trance
  • Software: Ableton Live 8, TouchOSC


Trancemission III

Trancemission III

  1. Chicane – Autumn Tactics (Chicane’s End Of Summer Remix)
  2. ATB & York – The Fields Of Love (York Dub)
  3. CRW – I Feel Love (RAF Zone Remix)
  4. Van Gelder – All Around Us
  5. Miss Peppermint – Welcome To Tomorrow (Brainbashers Remix)
  6. Gouryella – Ligaya
  7. Binary Finary – 1998 (Paul Van Dyk Remix)
  8. Vincent de Moor – Fly Away (Original Vocal Mix)
  9. System F – Spread Your Wings
  10. Chicane – Offshore ’97
  11. Matt Darey feat. Izzy – Eternity (Original Mix)
  12. Yoji Biomehanika – Look @ The Heaven (The Remix Which Dedicate To Impulz X DV)

The third entry in my Trancemission series uses more classics than the previous two, I promise to use more modern tracks for IV!

A slow, calm start slowly builds up to the energetic (and not-so-very-slightly Hard Trance-ish) finale. I’ll admit though, not my best by far.

  • Length: 1:08
  • Genre: Trance
  • Tools: Traktor DJ Studio 3, NI Audio Kontrol 1