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Station H Podcast Episode 2 – with Kiko Navarro, Richard Earnshaw & Lee Bright

Host Will Sumsuch presents episode 2 of Station H, the latest 5 Magazine podcast with special guests Kiko Navarro, Richard Earnshaw and Lee Bright of BBE.
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Quentin Harris and Ultra Nate are Black Stereo Faith

Ultra Nate and Quentin Harris talk to Bruce Tantum about their new eclectic project.
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Superjane at 20

5 Magazine talks to Colette, DJ Heather, Lady D and Dayhota on the pioneering Chicago DJ collective's 20th anniversary.

Twenty Years of Superjane: Inside 5 Magazine

Inside the new issue of 5 Magazine: Colette, Heather, Lady D and Dayhota on Superjane 20 years later, plus electronic music pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre, Sir LSG, Secret Studio, Intr0beatz and more.
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Making Traxsource

Brian Tappert & Marc Pomeroy talk to 5 Magazine about the rebirth of Soulfuric, Jazz-N-Groove and the making of a "side project" called Traxsource.

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The news we've been waiting for: the iconic mural to the most iconic Frankie Knuckles has a new home.
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Karizma: Conversations by 5 Magazine

Karizma sits down with 5 Magazine's Conversations podcast ahead of his gig headlining 5 Mag's 12 year anniversary bash.
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DJ Three: The 5 Magazine Profile

Kev Obrien on DJ Three, a DJ's DJ; the launch of Hallucienda and tales from the old Florida underground.
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Karizma! Inside 5 Mag’s 12 Year Anniversary Issue

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Pomo: The 5 Magazine Profile

The 5 Magazine profile with the eclectic, genre-defying Canadian producer Pomo, by 5 Magazine Editor-in-Chief Czarina Mirani.

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Blew all your cash on plug-ins and modular synths? Here are 10 headphones for music production and studio work that won't bust you out.
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Paul Oakenfold’s 9 Notable Moments from 30 Years in Dance Music

From Ibiza to Mount Everest and the Great Wall of China.
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Making Traxsource: Inside the New 5 Magazine

The making of a dance music institution. With DJ Three, Sumsuch with Kiko Navarro, Richard Earnshaw & Lee Bright, The House Music Canon & more in 5Mag150, out now!
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Produced With Love: The Joey Negro Interview

The legendary producer on his first album in 20 years - and why sampling is becoming a dead end.
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Adam Warped: A 5 Mag Mix #47

5 Magazine travels to Santa Fe, New Mexico for our latest 5 Mag Mix from Adam Warped of Whiskey Pickle Records:
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I Was There When: House Music Took Over The World

Behind the scenes with Jake Sumner of the new Ch 4 documentary on the dawn of House Music in Chicago.
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Broke(n): How Music Got Cheap

Where did all the money go? This is how music got cheap and making it got expensive.
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Get Inside Issue 149 of 5 Magazine

Summer vibes, slow jams and old school bangers with Pomo, Joey Negro, Paul Oakenfold, The Chosen Few, Adam Warped and more in the new issue of 5 Magazine.

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