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Update: Traxsource Drops Prices, More Beats For the Buck

Final figures on Traxsource slashing prices for 2018 on new exclusive promo tracks, AIFF and WAV files, albums and back catalog classics.

The Music Is Always Bigger Than All Of Us: Inside The New Issue of...

We're talking about Jimpster, Lester Fitzpatrick, Pool Boy and Chip E. - inside a HUGE new issue of 5 Mag, out now!
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Dimitri from Paris Preparing Epic CHIC Remixes

Dimitri From Paris presents Le Chic Remix, coming in June 2018 from Glitterbox Recordings.

Basement Boys Join the Line-up of Chicago’s 2018 Chosen Few Picnic & Festival

Karizma, DJ Spen and Teddy Douglas join Ralphi Rosario, Sheree Hicks and the Chosen Few DJs at this year's Chosen Few Picnic and House Music Festival.

Mamby Takes the Plunge for the 2nd Year in a Row

Dive into the polar waters of Lake Michigan this Saturday March 24 2018 and help two great charities as part of the Mamby Plunge.

Winter Music Conference Says They’re Not Really Dead, Just Been Napping

After widespread reports of WMC's demise, co-founder Bill Kelly announces this year's Winter Music Conference dates just two weeks away.
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Finally: Apple Music Welcomes DJ Mixes

How do you get your DJ mix on Apple Music? They'll surely let us know... any day now.

Crowdsourcing Campaign Launched for Industry Legend Judy Russell

NYC dance music industry legend has fallen on rough times after an illness and devastating expenses that followed.
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The Radio Station Behind Disco Demolition Night Turns into Christian Station

WLUP took part in the infamous Disco Demolition Night at Comiskey Park in 1979. Now they're turning into a Christian broadcasting station.
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Fyre Festival Founder to Plead Guilty

The cold hard hand of justice delivers a resounding slap on Billy McFarland's pampered buttocks.
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Heads Up, DJs: Traxsource is Changing Track Prices for 2018

Traxsource is changing their pricing structure, introducing cheaper promo exclusives, WAVs and a new "classic" tier for back catalog releases.

Brighton Music Conference 2018 is the Most Ambitious Event to Date

The Brighton UK industry conference kicks off April 25 through April 28 2018 with Trainspotting author Irvine Welsh, BBC Radio 1, Boiler Room, Defected, Fabric, Hospital Records and more.

Free Moog Mother 32 Samples for Ableton Live Racks

Feed your synth addiction with Plaster's high quality Moog Mother 32 samples for Ableton Live Racks.

Twitter’s Investment in SoundCloud Has Been Wiped Out

SoundCloud continues devouring giant piles of money - including nearly all of the $70 million invested by Twitter.
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Watch a New Documentary About Sunshine Jones on Tour

Martha Traer's HOME shows Sunshine Jones on his 2016 live tour.
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Strictly Rhythm Was the Soundtrack of House Music’s Golden Age

Strictly Rhythm Underground '90 to '97 captures the dominance the label had over the 1990s club scene.
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The Community Shows Love for Boyd Jarvis

DJs, producers and fans from across the house music scene pay tribute to the late Boyd Jarvis this weekend.
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Boyd Jarvis, Dance Music Pioneer, Has Died

One of the most pivotal figures in dance music history, celebrated producer, DJ, keyboardist and an architect of House Music: Boyd Jarvis, remembered.
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Dance Mania Founder Ray Barney’s New Life

Ghetto House is for your mind, your body and your soul. Watch a short video about Ray Barney's North Lawndale health food store, New Life.
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Future Shock! Inside the New Issue of 5 Mag

Santiago Salazar, Pablo Bolivar, Brian Power and more inside 5 Mag issue 158, out now!


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.




12 Years of Breaking Records

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