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Tyree Cooper, Diz, Steve Miggedy Maestro Play Summerdance 2017

The Summer Music Series Returns to Chicago for the Summer of 2017.
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Mr. Bird ft. Greg Blackman: Where Did The Party Go?

Ashley Beedle's sublime powers of studio hoodoo at work on Mr Bird & Greg Blackman's soul classic on Ramrock Blue.
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Feel the Music? Try the Subpac-M2

DJs and festival goers are discovering Subpac's next gen wearable and tactile device.
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Tuff Jams Vol 1 (New York Soundclash Records, 1995)

UK Garage Classics: Information about Tuff Jams Vol 1 from 1995. Discover more about UK Garage history and the best UK Garage tracks and UK Garage classics at 5 Magazine.

Mousse T. and Lovebirds: Prophets Hangover

Peppermint Jam releases three tracks made in Berlin by two of the best.
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Sneaker Pimps: Spin Spin Sugar (Armand’s Dark Garage Mix) (Virgin, 1996)

UK Garage Classics: Information about Sneaker Pimps: Spin Spin Sugar (Armand's Dark Garage Mix) from 1996. Discover more about UK Garage history and the best UK Garage tracks and UK Garage classics at 5 Magazine.
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Eddie Matos presents Renditions

Cyclo continues to binge on their back catalog with a reissue of Renditions from Eddie Matos.
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Classic Chicago House Selections from Golf Clap

Midwest heroes Golf Clap select 5 classics from the Midwest rave scene and contribute a special throwback old school Chicago House mix.
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Scott Garcia: It’s A London Thing/Waiting (Connected Records, 1997)

UK Garage Classics: Information about Scott Garcia It's A London Thing from 1997. Discover more about UK Garage history and the best UK Garage tracks and UK Garage classics at 5 Magazine.
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Scott Diaz: The Paradox of Principles

Scott Diaz is putting his music where his mouth is
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Jules Etienne: Burning All The Bridges

Little Giant Records releases their sophomore EP from Parisian producer Jules Etienne.
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London Vibes/Fungus Mungus Vol 1 (SW15, 2000)

UK Garage Classics: Information about Fungus Mungus or London Vibes from 2000. Discover more about UK Garage history and the best UK Garage tracks and UK Garage classics at 5 Magazine.

4 Great UK Garage Documentaries

How a scene that started in a pub on an off-night took over the world and then lost it again.
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Antonio: You Got Me (Back 2 Front 1997)

UK Garage Classics: Information about Antonio: You Got Me from 1997. Discover more about UK Garage history and the best UK Garage tracks and UK Garage classics at 5 Magazine.
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Various Artists: Discordian Dreaming 8

Discordian Dreaming takes in the full breadth of the label's output, from terse, borderline-sinister late night tech house moods to meditative, goose-bump inducing electronica.

Vintage Scott Hardkiss Mix: Roots In The Man

Gorgeous Scott Hardkiss studio set from 2001.
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The Rise of Vinyl Crowdsourcing

Kickstarters for vinyl are old hat, but a slew of new services promise to take the bite out of vinyl production costs. Silly fad or a start-up dream?
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Walter Jones: Instant Gratification

Walter Jones' Instant Gratification is a sterling collection of disco tracks out of time.
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Carpenter Brut: Night Stalker

Released in support of the upcoming synthwave documentary The Rise of the Synths.
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Synthesize the Soul: Astro-Atlantic Hypnotica from the Cape Verde Islands 1973-1988

Ostinato's latest compilation profiles the world of electronic music developed by immigrants from Cape Verde and its influence on the wider European music scene.