After thirteen years abroad, Matthew Chicoine is coming home. Since 2001, the DJ and producer known Recloose has been living in New Zealand, limiting international gigs to brief tours a couple of times per year and teaching at the Music and Audio Institute of New Zealand. Relocating to New York, he'll also be working for Serato Audio Research - the company that produces the DJ software of the same name. It's a product he thinks can transform the way both digital and vinyl DJs play - and for the better.
In the golden era that she came up in, DJs weren't just DJs - they were party purveyors, responsible for creating an entire experience that went beyond the sounds you danced to. Psycho-Bitch (known to her friends as Val) has been down in the trenches for over 25+ years, and to hear her play even today you see that she still has that It factor that made her the one of the supreme House DJs of Chicago.
5 Magazine's In Residence series turns the spotlight to the City of Brotherly (and Sisterly) Love, where Sundae's ten year reign in Philadelphia is a study in hard work, tenacity... and fun.
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