5Chicago.com is Now 5Mag.net

A bit of meta for our readers who may have followed us to this site from an old link or post: 5 Mag has moved from our historic domain at 5chicago.com to our new...
broken

Broke(n): How Music Got Cheap

Where did all the money go? This is how music got cheap and making it got expensive.
soundcloud

Tears of a Cloud

Don't cry for the demise of SoundCloud. But it's sad what SoundCloud should have been.
records-1068

Why Your Friends Don’t Buy Your Records

Haters, liars - and why you need to listen to them.

The Dance Music Brain Drain

Why do so many talented people stop writing about House Music?

MUST READ!

Another Big, Big Issue: Inside the New 5 Magazine

Dan Curtin on the cover and electronic music around the world with Ron Basejam (Crazy P), Anna Tur (Ibiza), Eddie Niguel (Singapore), Michael Donaldson & 8D Industries inside the latest issue of 5 Mag, out now.

Attack of the 808 CLONES!

808: The History of an Error

THE LATEST

STAY CONNECTED

12,216FansLike
2,449FollowersFollow
8,167FollowersFollow
2,110FollowersFollow
15,410FollowersFollow

12 Years of Breaking Records

Don’t miss a beat: subscribe to 5 Mag’s free email blast and get House Music news, exclusive features and events sent twice per week.