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Soulful House is a subgenre of House Music featuring deep and melodic vibes, sophisticated musicality, R&B elements and most often soulful vocals.

Domenico Navarra & Monique Henry: So Lonely Remixes part II

It was tough to decide between the second package of remixes of "So Lonely" and "I Go Deep" for this month's editor's pick, but if I couldn't pick this one, I was at least...

Reflections on Frankie Knuckles

Symbolically and appropriately, 5 Magazine, a Chicago publication (in origin and spirit), was and is intricately tied to Frankie Knuckles. Without pause, Frankie Knuckles not only lived the "roots of modern dance" - he personified...
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Sir LSG featuring Clara Hill: Circles

The second single from Sir LSG's forthcoming Moving Circles album features some brilliant remixes from Ralf Gum.

Anane Vega and Louie Vega: The 5 Magazine Interview

In February 2010, Nervous Records will be releasing Ananesworld, the new album from vocalist Anané (website, facebook, myspace, twitter, podomatic) and produced by her husband, Grammy Award winner Louie Vega. Effortlessly shifting from Deep...

Joe Claussell’s Fiery Remix of Sangre Goes On Sale

One side, ten bucks and worth every single penny.
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Tortured Soul Preps New Album & Tour

Following the tragic death of keyboard player Ethan White, Tortured Soul has announced that the band will continue touring and details of their forthcoming studio album have emerged from shop listings overseas. Hot For Your...

Robert Williams Music Box Memoirs

At every critical moment in early House Music history, Robert Williams was there. As the owner of the original Warehouse to the Music Box to the parties he continues to throw today, Robert Williams is an icon, a treasure of the Chicago House Music scene.
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It’s Time: The Soulful House Sound of Sean McCabe

IT'S ALWAYS BEEN FASCINATING to me to find young artists in dance music that gravitate towards soulful music. Since releasing his first tracks in 2003 at 17 years old, Sean McCabe has quietly and...
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In the Studio with Tortured Soul

Every month 5 Magazine's Man & Machine features talks about musical machines with the men & women who love them. This month we focus on live instruments and production, in our talk with two members...

Terry Hunter Interview

Interview with Terry Hunter from the May 2006 issue of 5 Magazine
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Lost Remix of Colonel Abrams’ “I’m Not Gonna Let” Surfaces

Victor Simonelli's tribute to the late Colonel Abrams featuring a previous unreleased remix from Bassline Records' mid-1990s version of I'm Not Gonna Let You.

The Last Dance: Southport Weekender to Shut Down

Twenty-eight years after it began, the organizers behind the world's largest soulful music event have announced that they're packing it in. With "heartfelt sadness," Alex and Dave said in a statement that it was time...

Copyright ft. Imaani: Nobody

Copyright has reached a certain level of notoriety that it's hard to explain to people who ain't there yet but would like to be. Together with a few other names - Dennis Ferrer is...
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Tribe Records Celebrates 100 Records with Optimistic

Zepherin Saint hits upon classic territory with the 100th release of Tribe Records: a cover of 'Optimistic' with Sounds of Blackness alum Ann Nesby. Zepherin Saint's Tribe Records, purveyors of fine Soulful House records, passes...

Abicah Soul: The 5 Magazine Interview

Some know him as Stax, others as Harmony Funk and most as Abicah Soul. With a plethora of releases over the last few years Stax, founder of Abicah Soul Records, is quickly becoming a...

Deepbleu ft. Anika: “Monday to Sunday”

This track generated some heat at WMC, and Feelin Music appears to be putting a full-court press on to get this track on the world's dancefloors before summer is out. With a long time...
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PREVIEW: Kings & Queens of House Music May 30 2015

Chicago, send the kids to the fam and call in sick for a week, because the city hasn't seen a powerhouse event of Chicago House Music's original pioneers in a long, long time. And...
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Maurice Joshua Soulful House Mix

Archived 2008 mix from Grammy Award winning DJ, remixer and producer Maurice Joshua.
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Jerome Baker is the Underground OG

A new LP on Farris Wheel sees the Chicago OG back in the swing.

Vick Lavender Interview

ON NOVEMBER 10TH, a fascinating group of artists, musicians, DJs, label heads and music afficionados from all walks of life came together for the latest installment of Diaspora's Den at the Vida Lounge. Headlining...

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