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Discordian Dreaming takes in the full breadth of the label's output, from terse, borderline-sinister late night tech house moods to meditative, goose-bump inducing electronica.
Buckle up: 20 years on, Atjazz revisits his debut That Something with two additional discs of material.
Stereo MCs were at the forefront of the genre-blending, yet but easily identifiable UK sound alongside the likes of Massive Attack, Black Grape and The Stone Roses
Will Sumsuch on Kiko Navarro: The 5 Magazine profile and cover story from Issue 141.
The aptly titled "Balearia" simply shimmers like a heat-haze on Luqe's single for Be Adult Music.
Deep Woods' affectionate tribute to his home city gets loved up on 3Bridge Records.
Off-kilter house, disco and dance-floor jazz from Igor Jadranin's new 5 Mag Mix.
Two Deep House gems from Birmingham native Steve "Griffo" Griffiths under the Second City Firsts alias.
Resident DJ at Copenhagen's highly respected nightclub "Culture Box" and founder of What Happens Music, underground music stalwart Tim Andresen is definitely a little underrated as a composer and producer.
The King of Nothing: Will Sumsuch profiles Kon for a 5 Magazine cover story.
A new record from the House veteran also marks a welcome return for Viva Recordings.
The debut EP from Canada's Andrew Williams, St Martin is one of those records which immediately demands your undivided attention.
When he was granted the title of "Master Artist," the Maryland Arts Council was telling us what we already know. In a world that celebrates mediocrity, Karizma is a cut above.
On its second release, Detroit's Fort Street Records appears to be in very safe hands with this three tracker from local Deep House champion Rick Wade.
Bubbling up on the ever-excellent Freerange Records is the Chez EP from Belgian producer Red D who, although a brand new name for me, appears to be doing all the right things here in Europe, with releases on Delusions...
Scotland might not be the first place that springs to mind when you think of Disco music. But just as surely as it spawned the inventors of hypnosis, deep-fried Mars bars and television, old Caledonia also gave birth to...
I'm sure that you've now had your fill of rare concert footage, interviews, tributes and articles telling you which Prince tracks you should listen to right now... "Did you know that Prince wrote Manic Mo..." Yes, for fuck's sake. Yes. I...
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[soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/250984783" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Release number 14 on the fantastic Slow Town label is Salt's Franck White EP, possibly named after an obscure Danish Blues musician but more likely after a notorious NY drug kingpin (although I...
In a climate where "hot" new music trends seem to be introduced to the world every few months like a high-street store's new fashion line, artists who are steadfastly doing their own thing stand out like a properly-tailored suit...