Deep House

Deep House

Deep House is a subgenre of House Music. Originating in the 1980s - particularly with the music of Larry Heard, Fingers Inc, and others - it fuses elements of Chicago House with a more melodic, sometimes soulful feeling.

Chicago House Legend Roy Davis Jr Diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis

Updated: A gofundme campaign has been set up by some good people to assist Roy Davis Jr. Click here to find out more. Our friend, a wonderful producer and a stalwart of the Chicago scene,...
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Jason Kidd: Four Play Music Sessions vol 13

Four Play Sessions is a mix series from Chicago's Four Play Music and featuring the talents of Mr. Andrew Emil & Friends, published each month exclusively for 5 Magazine. Curated by Andrew Emil, this month's...
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Javonntte: … To France

Sounds of the City continues its unprecedented rise with a new classic from Javonntte.

Fred Everything Interview

FRED EVERYTHING might have a funny name, but there's a very good reason for it. He originally earned his moniker because he played "everything" in his live sets at events in his native Canada,...
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The Final Cuts: Eric Kupper on Frankie Knuckles

From The Whistle Song to Director's Cut, Eric Kupper probably made more records with Frankie Knuckles than any other man or woman alive. He's produced more than 2000 records in his own right (including work...
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Two New Spencer Kincy Mixes

Nick Calingaert has posted up a couple of new mixes -- more than three and a half hours -- of previously unknown (to the internet anyway) sets from Spencer Kincy aka Gemini. People We Love Spencer...

Dennis Ferrer: “Sinfonia Della Notte”

This track has been pirated almost since WMC ended. I'm not sure if that's an indication of the tremendous vibe around this song or what, but Strictly released it on its own, with no...
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Hizou Deep Keeps The Legacy Alive

Abacus & Chez Damier's Classic "Closer" gets luvved up by Jorge Caiado along with 3 other golden tracks on the new Hizou Deep EP.

Moodymann Remixes Ralf Gum’s “With Her Hand”

Ralf Gum always provides heavy ammunition for his DJs. The third single from his 2014 album In My City dropped yesterday in promo release on Traxsource with a surprising mix from Detroit's Kenny Dixon,...

Dunmore Park’s St Martin EP

The debut EP from Canada's Andrew Williams, St Martin is one of those records which immediately demands your undivided attention.

Dennis Ferrer Reinvents Himself, Again & Again

Never one to be shy about his views on the current musical climate, Dennis Ferrer's interviews always draw lots of attention. Getting ready to play here in Chicago this Friday, this time he tackles festival...

Latin Soul Brothas: Jingito

Twelve inches of steely funk and garage soul for the masses from Chicago's Latin Soul Brothas.
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Luke McKeehan: New Mix Monday vol 181

5 Magazine favorite Luke McKeehan of Nordic Trax mixes volume 181 of New Mix Monday, 5 Magazine's weekly House Music guest mix series. Luke McKeehan is the founder of Nordic Trax, our favorite label from...

Dirty Sole ft Kid Enigma: Lady

4/4 may own his heart but Kid Enigma owns this new release by Dirty Sole on Doin’ Work Records. Who did what to which is a bit over my head but the team together...
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The House That Johnny D Built: Henry Street Music Turns 20

"I had the feeling that if I could take a groove that is 20 years old and if I could flip it, I could get another 20 years out of it. It’s that simple." Hard...

Review: C. Scott: The Pittsburgh Diaries

Press play, listen to Climb On from The Pittsburgh Diaries and try to keep yourself from slapping the Buy button over and over again.

Swirl People’s Raoul Belmans and The Porcelain Anniversary

From Belgium, Raoul Belmans of Swirl People (facebook, twitter, soundcloud) has cut more than 70 EPs under a variety of crazy aliases, including Cosy Creatures, Dandruff Truckers, Different Noodles and his disco alter ego,...
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Gari Romalis and Barce: The Web (Melodymathics)

Melodymathics is a new-ish label with a mission to "showcase newcomers" alongside established artists. Mission accomplished. I've heard at least four records from Gari Romalis this year, and though his EPs on Hizou and...
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Listen To Aiby’s ‘Can’t Make You Happy’

There's a story behind every track. Or at least the good ones. Listening Room is a regular feature devoted to discovering new House Music and learning the story behind the tracks from their creators. Aiby,...
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Steve Mill’s Higher State Impressions

At the tender age of 26, Deep House producer Steve Mill has an absolutely staggering number of releases out. He recently impressed the hell out of me with his full-length album Higher State Impressions...

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