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Jimpster: “The Music is Always Bigger Than All of Us”

Harold Heath explores the music, the labels and the secrets of the sound of Jamie Odell, aka Jimpster in a superb and essential 5 Magazine Interview.

HearThis adds livestreaming. Is this a gamechanger?

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.

Nat Wendell: Theoretics from the Depths of (His) Soul

Nat Wendell bangs out tracks like a man in rapture on Theoretics, on vinyl from Depth of My Soul.

#ListenUp: Art of Tones Launches a Hell Cannon of Funk on...

The b-side for Where The One Is marks Art of Tones auspicious return to Local Talk.

Cz’s Boogie Podcast Episode 17

Episode 17 of Cz's Boogie, 5 Magazine editor-in-chief Czarina Mirani's podcast running down her 10 current favorite songs with House Music news & talk.

Record Store Day at Gramaphone Records!

All your jaded tweets about Record Store Day have come true. But there are still some places where the original spirit flies and Gramaphone Records is one of them.

Kaoru Inoue’s Em Paz Is a Mystical Delight from the Master...

Groovement Organic Series hails an ambient masterpiece in Em Paz, a new album from Kaoru Inoue, the master of Japanese electronic music.

#ListenUp: Garrett David Makes a Return to Titonton’s Residual

Garrett David's "Simple Flourish" joins tracks by Todd Sines, Titonton Duvante and Andreas Saag and Fym on fresh vinyl from Residual.

Strictly Jaz Unit vol 3: Classic Boo Williams & Glenn Underground...

In honor of Glenn Underground & Boo Williams playing b2b at Smartbar this Friday April 20 2018, here's the classic Strictly Jaz Unit vol 3 set featuring Boo & Glenn from the 1990s.

Mixcloud Raises a Boatload of Cash, Eyes Big Time US Expansion

$11.5 million from California investors will lead to US expansion for the London-based DJ streaming site Mixcloud.

#ListenUp: Sound Therapy Do Deep House Live

Three man Italian band Sound Therapy bring the element back to deep house on Black Fever from Closer To Truth.

#ListenUp: S.E.L. Shares The Sweetest Pain for Record Store Day

The soulful house cover of Dexter Wansel's 1979 classic The Sweetest Pain is pressed up by Quantize for Record Store Day.

Fresh Meat Records Drops Frankie Vega’s Chord Shift

Veterans of the Chicago underground hook up on Frankie Vega's Chord Shift, released by Fresh Meat Records and featuring an Audio Soul Project remix.

Fish Go Deep Release Don’t Need Me on Large Music

Veteran producers who've simply never missed a step in over two decades, Fish Go Deep make idiosyncratic, uncluttered deep house that satisfies the mind, body and soul.

Relive the Magic of Fyre Festival in a New Documentary Series

Hulu has picked up a new multi-party documentary about the debacle of the Fyre Festival in the Caribbean.

A Thorough Rinse from DJ City’s Teenage Sexdrive

Review: DJ City's Teenage Sexdrive is sure to be one of those mid-set pressure cookers for this summer.

Frique Crashes Through 30 Years of Chicago House History on Clashed

New Sounds from the Underground: Here's a Chicago homage to maybe the only song in House Music history that's a full-on meme.

Dan Only: The Wurly Chronicles

ListenUp: The Wurly Chronicles sounds like a career-defining EP right from the needle drop and all the way into the run out.

More Ghost Than Man’s The Courage To Lie To A Dying...

More Ghost Than Man's first single from his black music box of peculiar delights.

Lester Fitzpatrick: A Chicago Story

Tristan Dominguez talks to the ultra-prolific Chicago producer Lester Fitzpatrick.