Electronic music is big business for some, funny business for others. Ravenomics is 5 Mag’s column featuring essays and articles on the purely economic side of the scene.

“Music and the music business are two different things.” — Erykah Badu


Beloved: Inside the new 5 Mag

An oral history of Freerange Records with Jimpster, Tom Roberts, Matt Masters, Pezzner, Manuel Tur and Fred Everything, plus Chicago house with Black Sjuan, DJ Paulette's welcome to the club, Elbert Phillips on Tears, Dark Heaven and more inside the new issue of 5 Mag, out now.