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New mix from Bay Area veteran house DJ and producer Arturo Garces, recorded live at The Endup San Francisco in March 2018.
A survivor's guide to happiness in a world full of dancefloor acquaintances & strangers on the internet.
The life & times of a jazz musician working in the dance music industry.
9 questions with Mad Villains in our new profile series by Dustin Kinney
9 questions with House Music DJ and producer Intr0beatz in 5 Magazine's profile series RADAR.
Look Like's Delta EP is a vision of early Detroit and Chicago realized, drawing upon his early French hip hop influences.
A "beautiful set of boundary-less music translated from brain to tape."
With remixes from Hector Moralez, Phil Weeks, John Mork and Jason Hodges.
Layer over layer over layer: Henry Maldonado's new EP under the Son of Sound moniker hits on Classic Music Company.
Bridging generations of Italian DJ/producers, Alexander Robotnick and Lorenzo Banchi (Lore J) have been meeting in Alexander's studio for the past decade
Darek is one of these outlier labels that gets me really excited, and Kim Kemi's entire Dark Moon EP is worth getting excited about.
5 Magazine's Dustin Kinney talks to Session Victim ahead of the release of their new LP Listen To Your Heart.
Every track on the Residual Recordings-released EP delivers.
Scott Diaz is putting his music where his mouth is
I could just as easily shine the light on the new Joeski on Defected, or the remixes of Spencer K & Matt Sassari on DFTD. There have been some stellar releases lately in this group. No disrespect to anyone...
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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xuLKGK4JrtI I love that in this underground of ours, you have to earn your stripes. Longevity is not something taken lightly and with it comes respect. Through the process of grinding and putting in work, seeing success and seeing failure,...
[soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/playlists/204110231" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] There is some seriously great deep house being released just in time for the warmer weather. I highly recommend taking Monosoul's Early Bird EP with you wherever you're going, be it Sunday...
Think they just don't make them like they used to? Have you HEARD any of the music being made by Tommy Bones? If you didn't know any better you'd swear they were classics - and, well, they are, but...
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