5 Magazine

House Music magazine publishing for more than 12 years from Chicago, covering Deep House, Soulful House, Techno, Synth, Disco and every flavor of underground electronic music.
Richie Hawtin, Solomun, Goldie, Fatboy Slim, Masters at Work, Floorplan and more among 115 acts across 6 stages, 5 showcases and pop-up sets.
Universal Audio has made a fully featured version of LUNA, their proprietary daw, free for all Mac users with very few strings attached.
The UK electronic musician and producer concludes the North American leg of his tour with Amtrac February 17 at Concord Music Hall.
Growing out of a love of the machine and the music made with it, Joe Britt's Luma-1 will be produced in very limited copies to mirror Roger Linn's original magic box.
All of the awards for electronic music were announced prior to the telecast, including Best Dance / Electronic Recording, Best Pop Dance Recording, Best Dance / Electronic Music Album and Best Remixed Recording.
The Chicago area EDM festival returns for its 14th year over Labor Day weekend August 30 through September 1 2024.
Nanobox's Tangerine compact sampler is the latest toy-like hardware from 1010Music.
Normski: The Man With the Golden Shutter captures two decades of Black artists in photographs, from NWA to Juan Atkins.
United States Media Mail rates are going up by about 5% in January 2024, impacting buyers and sellers of records, books and magazines.
First mix of the year from 5 Mag's Czboogie recorded live at Chicago's Podlasie nightclub on January 6 2024.
Welcoming the new year with Anané, Toribio, Italian DJ legend Beppe Loda, Black Eyes, Danny J Lewis and more inside Issue 211 of 5 Mag.
There is one official Frankie Knuckles birthday party and it is held in Chicago. And this year it's at Metro & Smartbar.
The family of Joseph Fiddler, better known in music as Amp Fiddler, have launched a GoFundMe campaign to cover funeral expenses for the recently departed "ambassador of funk, soul, and electronic music, keyboardist, producer, Afro-futurist, and guiding force of light for so many."
In Chicago we were selfish: we kept her here for ourselves.
Bridgeport's Ramova Theatre is reborn as a live music venue with queer collective Slo'Mo's Pleasure Palace NYE marking the first show at the 1920s movie palace in nearly 40 years.
SunceBeat New Horizons sees the music festival move from Croatia to the environs of Lisbon, Portugal July 18 through 21 2024.
Fraudsters pumping up their streams with fake traffic have been getting their royalties taken away.
Dorothy's Disco Love Blueprint traces the history of disco through the people and places who connected one another.
The Bullfrog is an educational but fully functional hardware synthesizer retailing for €500.
The Chicago events hosted by Warehouse (yes THAT Warehouse) founder Robert Williams was created to "celebrate the global impact of Chicago house music."


The Wonderful Karl The Voice Has Passed Away

French West Indies vocalist Karl The Voice remembered as a kindly figure whose voice animated tracks by Fred Everything, Franck Roger, Marc Cotterell, Playin 4 The City, Bob Sinclar and more.