The Chicago House Music Conference gets underway on May 24 2018 featuring panels by industry insiders and instructional workshops. Panelists include Glenn Underground, Brian Harden, Joe Smooth, Chip E., Ronda Flowers and many, many more.
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.
Massive enforcement actions are taking down record numbers of pirate radio broadcasters in the US, and now Congress is getting involved.
Brawther's on the cover, Hifi Sean on the inside, Aathee Records on the move, Arturo Garces 5 Mag Mix, 5 Mag hips you to music premieres and why they just suck so hard, plus new music and reissues of the latest Deep House, Techno, Soulful House and more inside the new 5 Magazine, out now!
Free master classes on Friday May 25 as part of the City of Chicago's huge Chicago House Music Festival, by instructors Czarina Mirani, Carlos Morris, Lyrik Cruz and Carlos Lanvin.
Wax Poetics has launched a new "travel" series of videos and they wisely started off in Chicago. Chicago house music legend Ron Trent talks about listening to Black Jazz "in the womb" and the history of Chicago house music. Later Ronnie Reese takes us with Ron and Zernell Gillie for some crate digging.
Part of the Chicago House Music Festival coming Memorial Day Weekend 2018 in Chicago, featuring workshops, panels and industry insiders. Also: Free. No RSVP needed.
Chuck Roberts is working with Terry Hunter and Monique Bingham and shooting a video for their new single in Chicago.
Upstart DJ-centered streaming site HearThis.at has added livestreaming support, enabling DJs or podcasters to stream their sounds live and have them recorded automatically.
$11.5 million from California investors will lead to US expansion for the London-based DJ streaming site Mixcloud.
Hulu has picked up a new multi-party documentary about the debacle of the Fyre Festival in the Caribbean.
Lady Miss Kier, Kenny Summit are among those paying tribute to seminal Cleveland underground music pioneer Rob Sherwood.
The new Tuesday night residency Housepit CHI from the Housepitality SF crew launches April 3 at East Room.
IHeartMedia, formerly Clear Channel, just filed the 30th largest bankruptcy in history with $20 billion in debt.