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Out now on vinyl: Louie Vega remixes SO SWEET from Amp Fiddler's 2017 release on Moodymann's Mahogani Records.
If there was anyone preternaturally destined to become a Chicago House DJ, it was Sean Haley. 5 Mag's Terry Matthew pays tribute to the musical legacy of the late Chicago artist.
Free DL of 43 tracks from the legendary Kerri Chandler that haven't been digitally released before. No emails, no mailing lists, no sign-ups, no joke.
Joey Negro compiles the best Brit Funk tracks for Backstreet Brit Funk Vol 2, the UK's finest underground Soul Jazz-Funk and Disco.
Take a deep dive into British electronic music's attic with Prophecy + Progress, cataloging the UK's post-punk experiments.
New film The Disco King of Skokie sheds new light on Carey Weiman and Chicago's '70s disco scene through House Music to EDM.
The latest 5 Mag Mix is a set from legendary Detroit founding father Eddie Fowlkes.
Dimitri from Paris, Todd Terje, KON, Danny Krivit and Late Nite Tuff Guy bang on a double vinyl issue of TK Disco's burning disco heat.
After a long saga, Chicago's overnight landmark - the Frankie Knuckles Mural raised in the days following his death - will return in 2018.
Rondell Adams celebrates another devastating EP with a frenetic mix of underground tracks and techno in our latest 5 Mag Mix.
Reminiscent of the dreamy aggression of latter-day Robert Hood, Ron S.'s "Blackjack" is hypnotic in your earphones and devastating in effect.
Aggressive techno from Hyperloop (sometimes still known as Riva Starr) and Green Velvet aka Cajmere.
It's always worth celebrating a new record store. Press+Fold is the newest to set up in Toronto, featuring a curated selection of electronic music.
When I heard Louie's confirmation that he was indeed going to release a disco album, I knew it would be good. Everyone did. But the usual pre-release hype aside, NYC Disco is a new classic.
Klein + MBO was Chicago House before there was Chicago House. Best Record is reissuing The MBO Theme with an instrumental edit previously only heard on quarter inch tape.
Tommy Tickle's Shapes and Spaces is a phenomenal EP, eclectic enough that I thought SoundCloud was skipping around in a self-indulgent "next up" autoplay frenzy. But it is one guy.
Daryl Cura's last six tracks have been free downloads from Bandcamp and if you're not hip to this then now is the time to get up to speed.
Detroit's most wonderful festival has moved to August 17, 18 and 19 2018. We went to the source to get the low-down.
A lot of love goes into making Javonntte's records and he's getting a lot back. Earl Jeffers snagged three diamond-cut gems for this EP on his Melange label.
Acid grooves polished until they gleam like chrome, Casey Tucker's Alternative Faction exists where the high tech funk of Eddie Fowlkes meets the virtuosity of Larry Heard.