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Deep House is a subgenre of House Music. Originating in the 1980s – particularly with the music of Larry Heard, Fingers Inc, and others – it fuses elements of Chicago House with a more melodic, sometimes soulful feeling.

Stripped & Chewed Records

Born Into This: Chicago House with Stripped & Chewed Records

Every city needs a record label like Stripped & Chewed Records. Chicago is just lucky enough to have the original.
The Revenge

The Revenge – the 5 Mag Cover Mix

Graeme Clark - aka The Revenge, and half of the 6th Borough Project - takes over 5 Mag's mix series with an exclusive new 5 Mag Mix.
PBR Streetgang

PBR Streetgang Launch KURTZ, Their New Label

Their mission is no longer classified. Bruce Tantum talks to PBR Streetgang on the launch of Kurtz Records for 5 Mag's new label profile series.
Jimpster mixes

Jimpster: The Franc Spangler Chronicles

How a harmless alter ego can take on a life of its own: Jimpster talks to 5 Mag's Lauren Krieger on his once-mysterious "Franc Spangler" records.
Jimpster mixes

Jimpster – A 5 Mag Mix vol 84

Deep house savant Jimpster takes over our 5 Mag Mix series this week with a brand new, exclusive mix.
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Romanthony Rediscovered: Trust Remixes, Remastered & Reissued

Kerri Chandler's remix of Romanthony's "Trust" is one of the greatest, most sublime deep house tracks ever made.
Peter Croce of Rocksteady Disco

Something Real: Peter Croce & the Story of Rocksteady Disco

Rocksteady Disco is releasing some of the best and most important records in the scene today. Lauren Krieger talks to founder Peter Croce on the Detroit vinyl label's origins and aspirations.

Rasmus Faber – A 5 Mag Mix 82

We praise Rasmus Faber on his new album "Two Left Feet" and he blesses us with a new 5 Mag Mix.
Hot Toddy of Crazy P

Hot Mixing with Hot Toddy

UK producer, DJ, guitarist, songwriter and arranger Chris Todd is one half of UK house stalwarts Crazy P. Harold Heath talks to the acclaimed producer, remixer and DJ about the art of mixing.
Manuel Tur Photo

The Culture with Manuel Tur

"Both at the studio and the club, an EQ is still the most powerful tool we have." The secrets of the sound of Manuel Tur, deep house producer and DJ. His new EP ORGANIC REACH is out now from Freerange.
Manuel Tur mix

Manuel Tur – A 5 Mag Mix vol 76

Deep house producer and DJ Manuel Tur takes over A 5 Mag Mix, 5 Magazine's DJ mix series with a new set ripped right out of the pages of 5 Mag.
Melodymann 5 Mag Mix

The Culture with MELODYMANN

DJs on DJing - and an exclusive 5 Mag Mix from Belgian DJ, producer and Melodymathics label owner Melodymann.

Nachtbraker: Nocturnal Adventures

He comes to life when the sun goes down, heading to the studio after dark to create more of his original funk-filled productions. Harold Heath meets Dutch producer Nachtbraker.

The High Life with Detroit Swindle

Harold Heath meets up with Lars and Maarten to get to the heart of the Detroit Swindle sound.

Faze Action: Brother To Brother

The music of Faze Action has soundtracked parties and club nights since 1996. Harold Heath meets up maestros Robin and Simon Lee for a classic 5 Mag interview.

Reggie Dokes – A 5 Mag Mix vol 73

Psychostasia godfather & Detroit deep house and techno hero Reggie Dokes presents a new Chicago Mix for our 5 Mag Mix series.
Ron Basejam, photo by Ric Kelly

Ron Basejam: Disco Denizen

Harold Heath on Ron Basejam, alter ego of James Baron, co-founder of Crazy P and producer of "a certain brand of detailed, pristinely produced disco-tech music."
Eddie Niguel - photo by Melissa Han

Eddie Niguel: Three Decades of Sacred Visions

Will Sumsuch talks to local hero Eddie Niguel on his odyssey behind the decks and the evolution of the electronic music scene in Singapore.
HIMWOL

H.I.M.W.O.L. – A 5 Mag Mix 72

Exclusive new mix from Australian deep and soulful house music artist H.I.M.W.O.L.

Danny J Lewis: The 5 Mag Profile

A Producer, A Remixer, An Educator: a profile of the extraordinary Deep House and UK Garage artist Danny J Lewis from 5 Mag's Issue 165 cover story.

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Soul Power: Inside the New Issue of 5 Mag!

25 years of Compost Records, the most important electronic music label of the last 25 years, plus Soulphiction, Marco Faraone and more inside the latest issue of 5 Mag, out now.
Chicago House DJ John Simmons

John Simmons: All I Can Say

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