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5 Magazine Issue 148

Welcome to the Freakeasy and 5 Magazine #148

Sixty-six pages of fun! Featuring the Freakeasy, Session Victim, Sleepy & Boo, UM Records, SunceBeat and more.
Movement

Meet Us at Movement 2017

Over 100 artists and more than 100,000 people in attendance, including us.

Verdo: Little Blue

Imagine Cosmic Disco had skipped about 30 years and emerged fully formed in 2017 and you are halfway to Little Blue, the title track of Verdo's EP from Hell Yeah Recordings.
marvel83

Marvel83′: Downtown Sunset EP

In less than three months, Marvel83' has released five EPs of glistening, groovy synth-heavy records that sound like they fell off the soundtrack of Cobra, or at least Drive.
kai alce

Kai Alce: The 5 Magazine Profile

Kai Alce is a man of many talents. The world is finally taking notice.
todd edwards tuff jam

Todd Edwards & Tuff Jam: Share Your Love (i! Records 1999)

UK Garage Classics: Information about Todd Edwards & Tuff Jam: Share Your Love from 1999. Discover more about UK Garage history and the best UK Garage tracks and UK Garage classics at 5 Magazine.
hans bouffmyhre

Hans Bouffmyhre: Midsummer Beatdown

An (early) midsummer beatdown from Flash Recordings and the indomitable Hans Bouffmyhre.
karu mission statement

Karu’s Mission Statement (Intimate Venues)

The Cleveland producer drops a new LP on Intimate Venues Recordings.
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Various Dragons

Local Raider releases a vinyl 4 track various artists EP.

Goodbye to Chicago’s favorite dancefloor warrior, Anuj Patel

A true member of the Chicago House music community, he was the light that lit up every dancefloor that he graced. He had infinite energy, endless positivity and the best sense of humor. We will miss you Anuj.
cz's boogie 10

Cz’s Boogie Podcast Episode 10

New episode 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.

Countdown to the Silver Room Block Party Begins

Launch party May 13 with Ron Trent, Joe Claussell and the Kahil El Zabar Quartet.

Cosmic Cycler: Manhattan

Sunset Recordings gets chill with the jazzy, downtempo Manhattan from Cosmic Cycler.
demuir girls

New Demuir on Mark Farina’s GLA

After Derrick Does Disco, Demuir does Chic.

Summer (Brendon Collins): From Camp With Love

Three tracks of warm, melodic Techno from Tulipa Recordings' Brendon Collins.
Chip E 2017

Chip E: Back In The Day & Today (Part 2)

House Music pioneer, the legendary Chip E., talks about the contemporary House Music scene & how a DJ changes with the times.
zed bias

Zed Bias: Neighbourhood (Locked On, 2000)

UK Garage Classics: Information about Zed Bias: Neighbourhood from 2000. Discover more about UK Garage history and the best UK Garage tracks and UK Garage classics at 5 Magazine.

Atnarko’s This Feeling Remixed by Chris Fortier

New Atnarko remixes by Approved Electronic Device on Viva Recordings.
moog synthesizer iiic

Moog Brings Back to Life the Pioneering Synthesizer IIIc

Moog, the company, is steeped in music history - largely because they invented much of it. And keep bringing it back to life, like the Synthesizer IIIc.
mike steva

Mike Steva: Who Am I Remixes

Rick Wilhite, Louie Vega, Mr. Raoul K, Atjazz, Rocco, Anthony Nicholson are just a few of the all-star remixers on Mike Steva's album project.