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5 Mag Issue 168 - photo by Lauren Murphy

Back in The High Life – Inside the New 5 Mag

Detroit Swindle on the cover, Faze Action and Lonely C of Soul Clap and a whole lot more on the inside of 5 Mag Issue 168, out now.
Issue 111

5 Magazine Issue #111 Released

Issue #111 of 5 Magazine is out now, featuring Chicago juke and ghetto house prince Gant-Man aka Gant Garrard. Once heralded as the world's youngest professional DJ, Gant-Man released his first track on Dance...
5 Magazine Issue 148

Welcome to the Freakeasy and 5 Magazine #148

Sixty-six pages of fun! Featuring the Freakeasy, Session Victim, Sleepy & Boo, UM Records, SunceBeat and more.

Happy Birthday Frankie!

Issue #126 of 5 Magazine is now available. In honor of his birthday and the upcoming benefit on January 17, we elected to dedicate this entire issue to stories about Frankie Knuckles. Inside this issue: The Final...

The Music Is Always Bigger Than All Of Us: Inside The New Issue of...

We're talking about Jimpster, Lester Fitzpatrick, Pool Boy and Chip E. - inside a HUGE new issue of 5 Mag, out now!
5 Magazine Issue 137

Ready Steady Go! Issue 137 of 5 Magazine Out Now

Featuring Demuir, DJ Heather, Dan X and Lil'Mark of Apollo Music Group, Igor Jadranin, a DJ's guide to Mixcloud, Roland's big retro-futurism day and more.

Techno, UFOs & Legends of the Chicago Underground

Inside the new issue of 5 Mag with Ellen Allien, Nachtbraker and Kelly G.

5 Magazine Hits Issue #112 with Recloose, Psycho-Bitch & Sundae

The November 2014 Issue of 5 Magazine is now available! A deeper look inside this month's features: 5 Mag's Terry Matthew talks to Detroit-born DJ and producer Recloose. After 13 years in New Zealand, Recloose is...
5 Magazine Issue 149

Get Inside Issue 149 of 5 Magazine

Summer vibes, slow jams and old school bangers with Pomo, Joey Negro, Paul Oakenfold, The Chosen Few, Adam Warped and more in the new issue of 5 Magazine.

Ashley Beedle. Dan Hartman. Loleatta Holloway.

Issue #127 of 5 Magazine is now available. This is our first completely digital issue, published in a variety of formats (including mobile-friendly HTML) as well as optimized PDF. ON THE COVER: Ashley Beedle: Black Science...

Music Is A Family: Inside the New Issue of 5 Mag

The essential Louie Vega interview. Plus Terry Hunter, The Scumfrog, Fish Go Deep and more inside the new 5 Magazine, out now!
5 magazine issue 138

The Phuture Is Yours: 5 Mag Issue 138

We honor the legends and spotlight the new breed. In this issue: Pezzner, a tribute to Earl Smith, Jr of Phuture, Jeff Derringer of Oktave, and three mixes from Boorane, Jay Hill and Tim Zawada.

Out of Time: Inside the New Issue of 5 Mag

Bruce Tantum on American Techno maestro Shawn Rudiman, Soul Clap launches a new label, Kastle, DJ Moppy and Melodymann and more inside the new issue of 5 Mag, out now.

The Legend of Kevin Irving: Issue #115

"All I knew for sure is that he was a hell of a singer - one of the best, certainly in House Music, likely of his era, probably in the world..." 5 Magazine's Terry Matthew...
5 Magazine 150

Making Traxsource: Inside the New 5 Magazine

The making of a dance music institution. With DJ Three, Sumsuch with Kiko Navarro, Richard Earnshaw & Lee Bright, The House Music Canon & more in 5Mag150, out now!

Chicago Skyway: Inside Issue #128 of 5 Magazine

Issue #128 of 5 Magazine is now available. 5 Magazine is published every two weeks in our member's section for our subscribers. On the Cover: Chicago Skyway: Sean Hernandez is Chicago Skyway, and under that name...

Deep(er) State: Inside the New 5 Magazine

Brawther's on the cover, Hifi Sean on the inside, Aathee Records on the move, Arturo Garces 5 Mag Mix, 5 Mag hips you to music premieres and why they just suck so hard, plus new music and reissues of the latest Deep House, Techno, Soulful House and more inside the new 5 Magazine, out now!
5 Mag Issue 139

Chicago Stories: Issue 139 of 5 Magazine

Jerome Baker, David Mancuso, Hanna Hais, Surface and Karen Copeland headline issue 139 of 5 Magazine. Get inside.

HYPERACTIVE – Inside the New Issue of 5 Mag

Chicago techno godfather Hyperactive, plus Red Rack'em, Manuel Tur (5 Mag Mix), Ten Trax and more in the new issue of 5 Mag, out now.

Tortured Soul, Dusky, Eats Everything in the New Issue of 5 Mag

Tortured Soul's John-Christian Urich, Dusky, Eats Everything and Chicago's Summer of House in Issue #118 of 5 Magazine, Out Now. This month, 5 Magazine talks with Tortured Soul's John-Christian Urich on the band's loss following...

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Timmy Regisford: Love for the Underground

Legendary NYC DJ and producer Timmy Regisford walks us through five tracks from his new 7pm album, and mixes a brand new 5 Mag Mix.

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