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The Dance Music Brain Drain

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

Why We Don’t Publish Premieres

There are a lot of words here but the main point is that they suck. For everyone.
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Why Your Friends Don’t Buy Your Records

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

A survivor's guide to happiness in a world full of dancefloor acquaintances & strangers on the internet.

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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

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