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Deep Inside: Todd Edwards on remixing the classics

30 years after first hearing it on the floor of Sound Factory Bar, Todd Edwards remixes one of the best ever made: Hardrive aka Louie Vega's "Deep Inside."
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System Records’ Summer Series presents Elisa Bee

Records We Love: "Dense Metaverse" lands right in the middle of the label's acclaimed weekly single showcase.
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Levon Vincent stalks a ghostly Berlin on “Silent Cities”

The artist's fourth album marks a stunning departure from music for clubs to music for dreams.
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Daniel Avery’s new album a “distorted fever dream of a record”

Ultra Truth is "intentionally heavy and dense... Riled, determined and alive."
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Hardkiss Lives: New remixes of ’90s rave anthem “Raincry”

Öona Dahl, Gavin Hardkiss, David Christopher and SABO remix Scott Hardkiss' '90s rave anthem "Raincry."
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Premiere: Snad remixes Seafoam’s “Ha!” for Deep Club

New on black wax: deep house veteran Seafoam (Guidance) drops a new 12" vinyl release on Deep Club with a remix from our hero Snad.
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Premiere: Cody Currie remixes Crackazat’s “Everybody Talks About It”

Big chords, big grooves: Cody Currie drops an exquisite Jersey garage inspired remix of Crackazat's "Everybody Talks About It" from Freerange Records.
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Dam Swindle: Nod to the Classic

Dam Swindle teardown their remixes of Gino Soccio, First Choice, Double Exposure and more from their two volume set of Salsoul remixes.
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#TheTeardown Making The Spaces Between’s “Ghosts” with Terry Farley & Ashley Beedle

F*CLR's latest black wax masterpiece is a transcontinental séance featuring the combined talents of Terry Farley, Wade Teo, Ian Snowball, Harry Dennis — and a reunited Black Science Orchestra.
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Louie Vega & Kenny Dope are relaunching Masters At Work

Remastered catalog titles, mixes from the vault & the first new MAW single in more than 20 years, "Mattel," out April 2, 2021.
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Robert Babicz on the making of his cinematic new single “Herz”

Robert Babicz talks to 5 Mag about the creation of his latest release, "Herz," out now on Babiczstyle.
Remute

The Cult of Remute: Music for Video Game Consoles to 7″ Vinyl

Remute on the making of "Hallo, Haben Sie Gin?" and releasing music on video game cartridges, metal plates and now - maybe - vinyl.
Tedd Patterson

Tedd Patterson on Remixing Frankie Knuckles & Eric Kupper’s “Get Over U”

Tedd Patterson talks to 5 Mag about remixing THE SOURCE - Frankie Knuckles and Eric Kupper's "Get Over U," released today.
Glo Phase Permafrost Final Departure

#TheTeardown Glo Phase on the Making of Permafrost

Glo Phase on analog recipes, Ableton and live basslines. His new Final Departure EP is out today from Whiskey Pickle.
Karya

#TheTeardown Lailah Reich & Moppy on the Making of Karya’s Don’t Stop

The Chicago/Detroit collaboration Karya on the making of their new EP, Don't Stop, out now with Dez Andres & Beyond Luck remixes.
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#TheTeardown Clavis on “Wirefire” and Making Music in a Time of Quarantine

Manuel Tur and Adrian Hoffman on the making of "Wirefire," title track of their new EP on Freerange.
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Skint Signs Miguel Campbell & Jimmy Switch for “Be The Night”

Legendary UK imprint Skint Records prepares for a May 1 release for the Miguel Campbell and Jimmy Switch collaborative EP "Be The Night"/"I'll Be You (Again)"
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The Teardown: Öona Dahl on “Love Is All We Need” with Kirsty Hawkshaw

Recorded near Stonehenge, a "serenade that sings to the planet": Öona Dahl talks to 5 Mag about her new single with vocalist Kirsty Hawkshaw, "Love Is All We Need."
DJ SGZ

The Teardown: DJ SGZ on “Why Would I” ft Carla Prather

DJ SGZ on the making of the new afro-soulful house track Why Would I — and how a producer in South Africa and a vocalist in Chicago came together.
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Watch Colette’s Lost 2006 Video for ALL THE SAME

DJ Heather, Bear Who?, Lady D, Home & Garden, DJ Diz and more in this newly unearthed 2006 music video for Home & Garden featuring Colette's "All The Same."

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