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    DJ Mark has been dropping trance and progressive house beats since 2000. He now hosts the Pacifica Radio Network's only syndicated dance mix show, "Trance on the Porch", originating from KZGM-FM in Cabool, MO since April 2009.
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    KZ88 Funding Crisis- Going Dark In Weeks Unless Donations Are Made

    Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

    It is with a heavy heart that I announce KZ88, the origination point and flagship affiliate of Trance on the Porch, and in fact, the station that makes the program possible, is in danger of going dark permanently by the end of August unless emergency funding is received from listeners.  This is the second-worst funding […]

    Open call for mix submissions!

    Thursday, July 31st, 2014

    Heading into the 6th season of Trance on the Porch, we are looking to expand our roster of guest DJs and the styles of music the world hears via the program.  In particular we are looking for mixsets of drum n’ bass, electro, breaks, and trap.  Of course, trance and progressive are always welcome- as […]

    Immediate underwriting opportunities with Trance on the Porch!

    Wednesday, February 26th, 2014

    In light of recent programming cost increases, Trance on the Porch is in need of partnering with national underwriters to sustain the production of the program.  The need for underwriting is immediate and necessary. Trance on the Porch, the flagship dance music mixshow on the country’s oldest non-profit community radio network is looking for strategic […]

    KZ88 Is Back On The Air!!!

    Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

    After a lengthy outage when Trance on the Porch didn’t air during our regular time (Saturday nights at 10PM Central and replays at 8PM Tuesdays), KZ88 has repaired their transmitter and TOTP is back on just like we have always been.  Big thanks to Myron Jackson and all the donors who pitched in to help […]

    Our flagship station, KZ88, has been hit by lightning…

    Wednesday, June 5th, 2013

    … and can no longer broadcast live nor control their programming from their studio until repairs are made.  The damage is extensive but repairable- but the station needs donations before the repairmen/repairwomen can be called.  Please donate today at www.kz88.org and help play a role in getting the station that first gave Trance on the […]

    CBS Local ranks DJ Mark as one of the Top DJs in St. Louis for 2012!

    Saturday, December 22nd, 2012

    This is something beyond imagination.  And no, I have no idea who wrote the article or even knew anything about it before it was published: http://stlouis.cbslocal.com/top-lists/top-djs-in-st-louis/ 2012 was a grand year, indeed!  Thanks for all the listeners and affiliates for your support of the show, and have a Happy New Year!

    March was the biggest month ever for www.tranceontheporch.com!

    Friday, April 6th, 2012

    Thanks to all the visitors who regularly check out the playlists and download the episodes every week- March 2012 was the busiest month EVER in terms of web traffic!  That begs the question, how do YOU listen to Trance on the Porch?  Chilling with friends?  While working out?  Comment here or email djmark -at- djmark […]

    KZ88 Needs Your Support NOW To Stay On The Air

    Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

    I’ve been informed that the financial situation at KZ88, my flagship affiliate and the radio station that allowed Trance on the Porch to exist in the first place, is fairly dire.  The station is at risk of going dark if more funds cannot start rolling in. I am asking all TOTP fans and listeners to […]

    Open call for mix submissions

    Monday, December 6th, 2010

    Attn all DJs and producers: TOTP is accepting submissions of full length mixes (60-80 minutes) for airplay beginning in January.  Send a link for the set plus a setlist to djmark -at- djmark -dot- us.

    TOTP now airing on KPVL 89.1FM in northeast Iowa!

    Wednesday, September 15th, 2010

    Yup, chalk up another affiliate airing Trance on the Porch. This time, it’s up in the Hawkeye State! Anyone in the northeastern counties of Iowa can tune in to 89.1 FM on Friday night from ten to midnight for your weekly dose of trance and progressive straight from the heartland! Visit their website at www.891theblend.org!!

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