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Mixcloud imposes DJ mix limits amid lack of profitability

Mixcloud is "not currently profitable" and has imposed new upload limits on basic tier account members, restricting the number of mixes to 10.
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Romanthony’s Ministry of Love Remixed by Andres, Kevin McKay

Glasgow Underground is releasing a double 12" and digital set of remixes this summer featuring the late Romanthony's classic "Ministry of Love" remixed by Andrés, Ejeca, Andre Crom, Mirrors and Kevin McKay. There's an inevitable...
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Watch Strut’s New Dance Mania Documentary (Video)

Hardcore Traxx, the Dance Mania compilation from Strut Records, is still slated for a release sometime in 2014 on February 11 2014. In the meantime, the label just dropped this 15 minute "mini-documentary" and promotional...

Bang Sundays Moves to Dolphin

After nearly four years in the South Loop, Bang Sundays is on the move. Terry Hunter's long-running Sunday night residency has moved to the north side of the city. Formerly based at The Shrine in...

Phil Free Art Has Passed Away

I have the sad duty to inform you that a superstar of the Midwest electronic music scene, Phil Pelipada - better known in music, dance and art circles as "Phil Free Art" - has...

People You Should Know: John Oudo

Who says you need to rely on big name remixers to get your music noticed? "When I started my label, I approached many artists for remixes and collaborations. But none of them ever got back...

NYC Is Saying Goodbye to David Mancuso

A candlelight vigil is planned this weekend in Tompkins Square Park in East Village, Manhattan.
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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.
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Future Shock! Inside the New Issue of 5 Mag

Santiago Salazar, Pablo Bolivar, Brian Power and more inside 5 Mag issue 158, out now!

HearThis adds livestreaming. Is this a gamechanger?

Upstart DJ-centered streaming site HearThis.at has added livestreaming support, enabling DJs or podcasters to stream their sounds live and have them recorded automatically.

Even Jeff Sessions Admits the RAVE Act is Killing People

The legacy of Drug War hysteria is still claiming lives via the RAVE Act, a terrible law that has had even worse consequences. Sign the petition and maybe we can annoy Joe Biden, Hillary Clinton, Chuck Schumer and the other sponsors of the RAVE Act to help change it.

5 Mag Loves Disco! Welcome to the New Issue!

Our love of disco knows no bounds! The new issue of 5 Mag with more than 100 pages of disco heat, starring Danny Krivit, Linda Clifford, Nick The Record, Dr. Packer, Boogie Nite, Marcel Vogel and more!

SoundCloud Thinks Streaming Is the Future of DJing

The internet wants to be in everything, including your DJ set. SoundCloud is preparing to repackage itself as a streaming service for pro DJs.

Sound-Bar Shut Down After Murder

Chicago Police shut down nightclub Sound-Bar after a brawl in an alley left a club bouncer murdered.

Oakland Defendants Claim Arsonists Started the Ghost Ship Fire

The manslaughter trial of the Ghost Ship founder Derick Almena and creative director Max Harris began this week in Oakland.

Huge Archive of Lost Philly Sound Funk & Disco Recordings Found

An abandoned storage locker held thousands of Sigma Sound Studio tapes, now being preserved and restored by Drexel University in Philadelphia.
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Dark Grooves Reissuing Spencer Kincy’s Tangled Thoughts

Hidden Agenda / Tangled Thoughts was one of Gemini's "Italian" EPs and is being repressed on vinyl by the Groovin' sublabel, Dark Grooves.

SiriusXM Just Invested $75 Million in SoundCloud

SiriusXM - already the owner of streaming giant Pandora - has made a strategic $75 million investment in SoundCloud. It looks like either SoundCloud is doing great or SiriusXM is getting ready to eat them.
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Chicago Pride, Chosen Few, Spring Awakening and the Future of Summer Events

Four in ten Americans can't see going to a music event before a vaccine is developed according to a new poll as event cancelations now stretch deep into the summer.

Charivari keeps the party going through August

Detroit's Charivari festival will now stream 24 hours a day through August 15 2020.

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Searching: Inside 5 Mag Issue 204

With Detroit's Reggie Dokes, Aterral Records, Carlo, Maggie Tra, Demuir, Cyphon Records and more inside 5 Mag Issue 204, out now.
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Glenn Davis – RISE vol 2

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Cee ElAssaad: Evolve