Johnny Fiasco's YOLO: No Longer Carpe Diem for Stupid People

Chicago House stalwart Johnny Fiasco has kindly thrown a lifeline to the beleaguered acronym.

Dance Mania Revival Traxx EP from Strut

Featuring label misprintings and Beatport Record Store Day exclusives. Or something.

 

Paul Zyla Is In The Hospital and His Family Could Use Some Help

Host of the weekly DJ broadcast Ultrawizardsword Dot Net and Pittsburgh scene fixture, Paul Zyla suffered an aneurysm and seizure and is currently hospitalized.

Everyone Is A DJ.

And It's Only Going To Get Worse.

 

Caswell James' Magnificent Slab of Soul

If you're a soulful DJ, I cannot imagine any reason why you wouldn't lead off every set you play for the next three months with the title track of Caswell James' magnificent slab of soul from Sud Electronic.

Zo! ft Erro and Phonte: We Are On The Move (Joey Negro Revival Mix)

DJ Tip: If there's any point which everyone can agree on, it's this: you don't play an opening slot like it's Ultra at 1am.

 

Mike Grant: Moods, Grooves and Cool People

In 1985 - just before the profile of the Detroit scene exploded overseas - Mike Grant enlisted in the military. Thus began his second career - the career aside from running one of the best underground record labels in America.

JT Donaldson's 7 Inch Adventures

Tributes to DJ Rashad and Andre Harris, profile of Ghetto House/Juke producer DJ Lil'Tal, George Duke: Master of the Game and more in Issue #108 of 5 Magazine, out now.
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Funeral and Memorial Service Announcement for Andre Harris

The Chicago House DJ and producer will be lain to rest this Saturday, June 7 at Corinthian Temple Church of God in Christ.

 
 
 
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Mike Grant: Moods, Grooves and Cool People

In 1985 - just before the profile of the Detroit scene exploded overseas - Mike Grant enlisted in the military. Thus began his second career - the career aside from running one of the best underground record labels in America.

 
 
 
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This Is Franktronic

The humble yet talented Franktronic mixes Volume 5 of the SLAPCAST, a monthly techno podcast series from Angel Alanis' Slap Jaxx Records.

 
 
 
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Gene Hunt's New Acid EP Living In A Room

Nobody can surprise you quite like Gene. Hardmoon drops the Son of Living in a Land Room.

 
 
 
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House (of) Music: Stefano Zito and the Sudden Life & Death of the World's Greatest Italo Label

The House of Music released four of the ten best Italo tracks in history. And then disappeared.

 
 
 
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The Day Dance Mania Took Over Boiler Room

Complete video and audio of Deeon, Jammin Gerald, Gant-Man and Robert Armani at the Dance Mania at Boiler Room Chicago event held on February 25, 2014