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It’s Time To Jack Again

Chip E on Carl Cox remaking Time To Jack and Chicago House Music lore of Frankie Knuckles and Ron Hardy in the studio.

Dan Only: Track Teardown

Dan Only blew us away with his new EP The Wurly Chronicles. The producer takes us into his studio for the making of the track "Be Major... Believe," out now from Dirt Crew.
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Duke Shin and 5 Years of Bringing The Goods

Exclusive mix and interview with Duke Shin, purveyor of fine beats and impresario behind The Goods Thursday nights, celebrating their 5th anniversary.
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Santiago Salazar: Views from the Varrio

On his second studio album, LA techno veteran Santiago Salazar revisits the rough past that fuels his drive for a better future.
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Soul Survivor: The Life and Times of John Morales

There hasn't yet been a history book written about John Morales. There will be. The legend of disco pioneer and mix savant John Morales

The Musical Renaissance of Detroit’s Filthiest

After Disclosure sampled a rare track of his for "Bang That," Detroit's Filthiest took advantage of the spotlight to release a stunning series of tracks that are leaving people breathless. Tristan Dominguez talks to Detroit's Filthiest aka DJ Nasty about these records & all the others.

YENI: Visions of Techno and Cyborgs in Love

Techno flows through YENI, influencing her from an early age in the East German illegal rave scene and driving her life to become a global force as a DJ, producer, and label owner.
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Fearless Predictions for 2018 in House Music

5 Magazine staff, family and friends read the tea leaves for the house music industry in the coming year including Demuir, Eli Escobar, DJ Heather, Kerri Chandler, DJ Spen, Eli from Soul Clap, Terry Hunter, Ultra Nate, Adrien Assadian, Kev, Dustin, Lauren, Czarina, Terry and Will from 5 Magazine's staff and more.
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Virginia: The 5 Magazine Profile

Czarina Mirani meets Virginia: vocalist, DJ, producer and Panorama Bar resident.

Luke McKeehan on 20 Years of Nordic Trax

From the furthest reaches of the North American continent, Nordic Trax has established itself as an indispensable voice in the house music scene. Owner Luke McKeehan on 20 years of keeping it alive.

Play It Like Papa: 15 Years of Soul

Reel People and Papa Records founder Oli Lazarus on the 15th anniversary of his label - and an exclusive mix from DJ Spinna.
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Andre Crom: Off the Safe Path & Into the World

Change and reinvention through the eyes (and ears) of DJ and producer Andre Crom.

Inside the Social Media Bubble

Inside our heads where it's 72 degrees and sunny and it always plays music we already like.
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Crackazat: The 5 Magazine Profile

The life & times of a jazz musician working in the dance music industry.
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Anja Schneider: Breaking Free

Few labels were more strongly identified with an artist than Mobilee and Anja Schneider. Anja talks to 5 Mag about turning the page with her new album, SoMe.

MANIK Confessions: the 5 Magazine Profile

The 5 Magazine profile of MANIK, the American DJ/producer whose Undergroundknowledge may be the best album released in 2017.
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The Record: Preslav on “Watch Your Step”

Preslav on the story behind his new track featuring Natalie Rogers & Kenny Peagler, out now on Love What You Feel.
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Jean-Michel Jarre: The 5 Magazine Profile

5 Magazine's Czarina Mirani interviews electronic music pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre.

The Future is Noncompliant

The Midwest is our home, Techno is our sound and it might save our souls: 5 Magazine's profile of DJ Shiva, aka Noncompliant.
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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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The Ultimate UK Garage Documentary Makes Its Chicago Debut

Rewind 4Ever: A History of UK Garage at East Room on Sunday June 17 2018 with a director Q&A and afterparty sets by Mazi, RUBB Sound System, the Almaria Brothers & Czboogie.

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