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UK Garage is a subgenre of House Music and electronic music featuring a shuffling beat, cut up (or “chopped”) vocal samples which are often clipped, time shifted or pitched. Most popular in the UK from the mid 1990s to the early 2000s and related to 2-step, UK Garage is seen as a precursor to Dubstep.

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Dope garage & deep house sounds on Mile High remixes

Miles ahead: the sensational "Mile High" featuring Paris Brightledge gets remixed by Keito Sano, Interstate and Dubbyman.
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Wes Thomas gets “Deep In Your Soul” for Four40 Records

Jumpy two track EP here from Wes Thomas and UK Garage, bass and good shit emporium Four40 Records.
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Jeremy Sylvester reissues 1998 UKG classic Shaken Not Stirred

Jeremy Sylvester's Shaken Not Stirred is one of the perennials from the Nice 'N' Ripe back catalog, with some pretty steep prices for less-than-mint copies circulating among the hyperactive elves of Discogs.

While you are sleeping Jeremy Sylvester is bangin’

There are born DJs who can roll out of bed and mix a flawless 120 minute set while wiping the sleep out of their eyes. That's how Jeremy Sylvester must make his tracks.
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Ride the Vibe: More Garage Cuts from Herb Rhythm

Dope tracks from Herb Rhythm memorialize the Don't Go EP, coming soon on vinyl from Marc Cotterrel's Rhythm Vibe.
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DJ Q Returns to Local Action with 2-step Magic on “All That I Could”

DJ Q returns to Local Action for the first time since Brexit, Trump and everything else on "All That I Could."
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T. Williams 30 minute vinyl set – loaded! vol 4

A short house & garage mix from T.Williams' vinyl vault for 5 Mag's loaded! mix series.
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DJ MJ – loaded! vol 3

5 Mag's new #Garagehouse DJ mix series continues with a blistering new set from DJ MJ.
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DJ Fen – loaded! vol 2

5 Mag's new #Garagehouse DJ mix series continues with the legendary DJ Fen, of the seminal Ramsey & Fen DJ and production duo, Bug Records and of late Upcycle and Mi-Soul Radio.
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Jeremy Sylvester – loaded! vol 1

New #garagehouse mix series from 5 Mag starting with the legendary Jeremy Sylvester.

#StayHomeDisco – DJs Under Lockdown

5 Mag is launching a new project to help hold our community together and feed our souls with good music. DJ sets every day, several times per day.
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Jeremy Sylvester is Repressing Speed Garage Anthems from MF Project

MF Project's 9-5/Got 2 Have House dropped in 1997 and has become a highly sought-after UKG classic.
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UKG Revival: Obstacle Gets Lively with Moodswing’s Outbreak

With Outbreak from Moodswing, Obstacle is three records in and has shown the chops to be maybe the best UK Garage label in the business now.

Marc Cotterell & Danny J Lewis Rework Garage Classic BLUES FOR YOU

The Strictly Rhythm and LOGIC classic BLUES FOR YOU gets the dust blown off by Plastik People Recordings' Marc Cotterell and UKG stalwart Danny J Lewis.
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Kelly G. – Chicago Stories

Czarina Mirani meets up with old friend and creative dynamo Kelly G, who's mounted an incredible comeback to the top of the charts.

#ListenUp Kastle Prepares New Compilation GET RIGHT INSIDE

Handpicked and mixed by Kastle with a load of brand new and exclusive garage-y and bass bangers, GET RIGHT INSIDE is out February 22 on Four40 Records.

Four Spectacular UKG Tracks from Garage Connection

Melodymann, Lombard Street and Soledrifter shine on the 4 track Garage Connection EP on vinyl from Hi! Energy Records.

#ListenUp Chicago House Meets UKG on Soledrifter’s Spirited “Let Me Sing”

The hidden gem on a diamond-studded vinyl release, Garage Connection, from Hi! Energy Records and also featuring tracks from Lombard Street and Melodymann.

Danny J Lewis: The 5 Mag Profile

A Producer, A Remixer, An Educator: a profile of the extraordinary Deep House and UK Garage artist Danny J Lewis from 5 Mag's Issue 165 cover story.

Ashley Walters Developing TV Show Set in the ’90s UK Garage Scene

Former So Solid Crew lyricist Ashley Walters wants your memories of the '90s UK Garage scene for a TV show he's developing.

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