Gene Hunt: The 5 Magazine Interview

I WANT TO INTRODUCE you to a guy - you might already know him. in fact, I'm sure you've met him before. If you've been to more than one House Music event at any...

The Sound Republic: The 5 Magazine Interview

Unimpressed by the headlining DJ at Zentra one Friday night, I was about to sit down when suddenly the music shifted and so did the room's energy. Two animated guys jumped on the tables...

DJ M-Traxxx: “House Thunda”

The original mix of DJ M-Traxxx's "House Thunda" is hard and simple as you might expect from a release on DJ Pierre's label Afro Acid. It's probably best considered a transitional tune in...
Mark Grant

5 Magazine DJ Series presents Mark Grant

Mark Grant mix from 5 Magazine's DJ Series on CD published from 2007 to 2008.

Craig Alexander – Love & Hate EP

Craig's newest endeavor on the Oblique label is a three track EP touching a variety styles. The First cut "Keep It Coming" is a slow builder with a flute-like lead sound accompanied by some...

Bear Who?: U Step

After Bear Who?'s interview for September, I decided it would be a good idea to review his upcoming single entitled "U Step" for November. There are seven total mixes to choose from here, one...

Domenico Navarra & Monique Henry: So Lonely Remixes part II

It was tough to decide between the second package of remixes of "So Lonely" and "I Go Deep" for this month's editor's pick, but if I couldn't pick this one, I was at least...

5 Magazine DJ Series presents DJ Lego

Note: The 5 Magazine DJ Series was a monthly CD series released in a limited edition from March 2007 to November 2008. We featured mixes from legends such as Frankie Knuckles, Gene Hunt and...
Terry Hunter

5 Magazine DJ Series presents Terry Hunter

Terry Hunter mix from 5 Magazine's DJ Series on CD published from 2007 to 2008.
Bear Who

Bear Who and the Beatbox

A lot of people see me as different characters when I walk into a club. I'll hear, "Man I see this guy everywhere! Who's Bear? Bear Who?" Exactly!

The Dark Knight: John Julius Knight, the 5 Mag Interview

5 Magazine meets John Julius Knight, House Music DJ and producer extraordinaire.
leonard part sixx

5 Magazine DJ Series presents Leonard Part Sixx

Leonard Part Sixx mix from 5 Magazine's DJ Series on CD published from 2007 to 2008.

David Storm Ruffin: “The Morning After”

I'm also not sure about the release info on this one, but hopefully it gets a wide release. It's downtempo and shows off some virtuoso work on the ivories. Actually, I'm not sure "downtempo"...

DJD3 (DJ Donovan): “Taste My Spirit”

This was sent via CDR by Donovan (aka DJD3), a talented DJ that was for a time last Fall and Winter was splitting his time between residencies in Chicago and Miami. This is a...

Anthony Nicholson: The 5 Magazine Interview

SINCE THE EARLY 1990s, DJ, producer, and collaborator Anthony Nicholson has been blowing up the underground airwaves with his dance music while doing what he does best - producing and spinning. With hit tracks...

Dennis Ferrer: The 5 Magazine Interview

THE FUNKY, IRRESISTIBLE DRUMBEAT that kicks off "Touch the Sky" has graced practically every DJs' mix CD recently. In fact, you'd be hard pressed to find a selector without at least one Dennis Ferrer...

5 Magazine DJ Series presents DJ Lil’John

Note: The 5 Magazine DJ Series was a monthly CD series released in a limited edition from March 2007 to November 2008. We featured mixes from legends such as Frankie Knuckles, Gene Hunt and...

Dance Culture ft. Kenny Bobien: “Better”

A fantastic new single from French label Qalomota with some of the greatest (if still relatively unknown among the househeads in the US) up and coming producers working these days. Bobien's vocal is restrained,...

Kevin Hedge: The 5 Magazine Interview

WHILE IN NEW YORK, I had the wonderful opportunity to meet with one of my musical idols, Kevin Hedge. He makes up the other half (along with Josh Milan) of the songwriting/production team Blaze....

Dennis Ferrer: The World As I See It LP

A solid debut long-player from New York's Dennis Ferrer. If you look through DJ charts with any regularity, you'll see Dennis' name all over them from his remixes, the most notable of which was...