By David Browne
Updated January 15, 1999 at 05:00 AM EST
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Tranceport

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Like gangsta and grunge, trance is one genre that lives up to its appellation. Rooted in old-school disco, this techno offshoot is like a love train through the solar system. British DJ Paul Oakenfold’s authorized mix tape collects a slew of trance tracks from various artists — each one a souffle with a distinctive flavor, like Ascension’s siren call ”Someone” — and lets them flow, beautifully and fluidly, into one another. Tranceport is a terrific introduction to both trance and to the burgeoning subgenre of DJ mix albums. Think of it as clap tracks with a heart and a brain. A

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