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317techno's Chachi Guerrero mixes Volume #8 of the SLAPCAST, the monthly Slap Jaxx Podcast techno mix series curated by Chicago's Angel Alanis exclusively for 5 Magazine. Subscribe on iTunes On Mixcloud On HearThis.At Originally the...
IF YOU SPEND any time in Chicago, you will invariably conclude two things: It is a beautiful city and it is a musical city. With presentations by the finest musicians in every genre, from free jazz to folkloric traditions...
You can hear a certain song for 5 seconds and it feels like you've been listening to it your whole life. That's how I felt about "Be Free" from Miruga's EP of the same name, forthcoming from Altered Moods...
Month In Review
- 312 Mix
- A 5 Mag Mix
- Acid House
- Ambient Music
- Classic House Mixes
- Cz's Boogie
- Deep House
- DJ Streaming Sites
- Free Tracks
- House Music Classics
- How I Play
- Man & Machine
- Off The Record
- Soulful House
- Station H
- The Armando Gallop Project
- The Green Room
- The Next 10
- Track Teardown
- UK Garage
- UK Garage Classics
Hot Stuff Coming
Des'ree's multi-platinum You Gotta Be gets covered by S.E.L. and the cover reworked by DJ Spen on the latest smash from Quantize.
I'm still counting out the loot from Record Store Day, and among the treasures is this peculiar re-issue of two in-demand Dance Mania tracks,...
A BOY SURROUNDED by legendary rock stars, treating them as the neighborhood patron at his father's restaurant. A teen whose DJ career launched at...
[soundcloud url="https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/247499570" params="auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true" width="100%" height="450" iframe="true" /] Last fall Luke Solomon and Justin Harris relaunched their "fuck-the-mainstream-house-trends" record label, Music for Freaks. The back catalog...
Like an R&B ballad fractured and pieced back together in a new, dynamic shape, "I Am Love" by Giorgio Luceri and Gregg Fore is a triumph.
Daisy Cutter by JEM is one of the most slickly produced experimentally inclined records I've heard in all of 2018.
Memoirs of Naive from Art Crime is bursting with beauty, from emotional techno through deep house on into disconnected and ethereal ambience. Out in July 2018 on vinyl from Private Persons in Russia.
The Beginning from Another Day shows every side of Spencer Kincy aka Gemini's multifaceted music talents.
Three new effects from Native Instruments capture a certain aesthetic of lo-fi, distorted and glitched-out sound which is in fashion at the moment.
This split EP features Autre and D Roots, two up and coming producers remixed by Juju and Jordash and Hiver.
Re-Animator from Ironfist and Madame de Fer is brutalism in sound and marks the debut of Rabotat Records from Los Angeles.
The journey is the reward on this back of the crate selection, Dixia Sirong's Di Er EP, released in early 2018 by Inner Balance.
Mamby on the Beach festival for 2018 announces the addition of a new Community Center, a fifth Community Stage and set times for the June 23 and June 24 2018 Mamby on the Beach festival.
Disco lives on! Reel People cover "Can't Fake The Feeling" with Navasha Daya on vox & the legendary John Morales cutting tape.
Deep stabs and dives into soul - they cut the edge off the electro on "Feel It Now," a new single from South African producer Cornelius SA and Zimbabwean-born vocalist Jackie Queens.
Cassy's new outlet for collaborate projects, Kwench Records, sees her team up with Pete Moss and with Ron Trent for a remix on You Gotta Know.