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Terry Matthew

I'm the Managing Editor of 5 Magazine. You can reach me by email, on Facebook, Ello.co, @terry5mag or on Google+.
Twenty eight years after cutting the proto-electro classic "Problemes d'Amour" - a staple at clubs like the Box, the Loft & the Garage - the Italian mad genius Alexander Robotnick (aka Maurizio Dami) is still twiddling knobs and smashing...
Editor's Note: The following is an unpublished excerpt from our January 2012 interview with Detroit Deep House producer Rick Wade - an interesting outtake on his seldom-mentioned Ghetto Tech releases which have been issued under the alias "Big Daddy...
In 2011, 5 Magazine published close to 100 mixes, radio shows, podcasts and the like - and none were as popular as this! Cajmere's Funky Fresh for 5 is a monthly mix series from Chicago's pride, Cajmere, appearing monthly...
Matthew Kyle and his downtempo disco machine.
Getting to know UK producer Scott Diaz, who has come out of nowhere to release four smokin' hot EPs in the last four months
This week's featured mix set is from UK DJ and producer extraordinaire RIchard Earnshaw (Duffnote/Spiritchaser/One51/Guess/KMG). Long a favorite of 5 Mag and discriminating House Music fans worldwide, Richard has been on a remix tear lately, with highly acclaimed edits...


Bill Brewster Sets His Sights on Factory Records, the Best Worst Label in Pop History
Brand new! 5 Magazine is very pleased to present Cajmere's Funky Fresh for 5: Volume Two - the second installment of a new mix series from Chicago's pride, Cajmere, appearing monthly exclusively for 5 Magazine. Cajmere (Facebook, twitter, soundcloud) is...
'Big in South Africa' is the new 'Big in Japan'. The sound of South Africa has rejuvenated Soulful House Music

Area: Youth EP

Sometimes I love living in this cold and heartless meatgrinder of a city. Nowhere else in the world could I pick up a record outside of my own private free speech zone, fall in love and then place it...
Back in August, my esteemed colleague DEL informed you of another comeback of sorts from Philadelphia's Rob Paine. With his Blazin' EP (a collaboration with "Someone Else" whose identity DEL leaked, but I'll leave it to your own detective...
Ra Soul created the classic Soul Searching EPs on Large Music back in the late 1990s. He talks to 5 Magazine about his inspiring comeback with his new release Take It Slow on So Sound
With her album Lights Out, Kate Simko joins an illustrious club, taking the ambient sounds of a city and showcasing them with exquisite skill.
Transcendental experiences at raves were a dime a dozen, but I actually had one in some ruined industrial shell of a warehouse back in 1994 without the aid of small pills with numbers stamped on them. It came when...
Miguel Migs talks to 5 Magazine about his new album Outside the Skyline.
Take a survey or take my word for it: Mark de Clive-Lowe is one of the most gifted producers of this generation.
Sean Hernandez aka Chicago Skyway states, "I met Dave Cook back in the '00s and Specter told me he had some pretty dope music. We ended up exchanging some music and I really dug his sound. So, we finally...

This is Giom

In the 18 months since I last talked to him, something crazy's happened to Giom (facebook, twitter, soundcloud). Always a favorite of mine and at this magazine, the French-born, UK-based producer, DJ and sometime-session drummer has become as close...
The one you've been waiting for is here. As announced in July, 5 Magazine is very pleased to present Cajmere's Funky Fresh for 5: Volume One - the debut set of a new mix series from Chicago's pride, Cajmere,...
In our interview in the current issue of 5 Mag, Chez Damier mentions quite a few proteges, students and younger producers that he's been working with recently. One of them is Brawther. As the man responsible for the mysterious...


Discograph: Aathee Records

Czarina Mirani profiles the forward thinking Chicago label Aathee Records, with a free download of their newest EP.




12 Years of Breaking Records

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