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Exclusive DJ Meme One Hour Disco Mix

The latest 5 Mag Mix from Brazilian disco legend DJ Meme - a one hour disco (and some house) set exclusive for 5 Mag.

The MOOGSEUM is Maybe the Coolest Museum in the World

The new Moogseum showcases theremins, Moogs and artifacts of the dawn of the synthesizer age on permanent display in Asheville, North Carolina.

#ListenUp I’LL TAKE YOU is an Insane Jack Track from Dennis Quin

Rejected drops an electrifying homage to the sounds of Chicago jack on I'll Take You by Dennis Quin.
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French DJ Mr. Oizo’s DEERSKIN is a Smash at Cannes Film Festival

French DJ and Ed Banger recording artist Mr. Oizo debuts his new film Deerskin at the Cannes Film Festival to some rave reviews.

Southport Weekender’s Dave Gardner Has Passed Away

Alex Lowes and others pay tribute to Dave Gardner, operations manager of the legendary music festival, founded in 1987.

The Playground Brings Alton Miller & Ricardo Miranda to Smartbar

Roger That and The Playground are moving records and moving bodies. Alton Miller, Ricardo Miranda, Roger and Form star in a free Thursday show at Smartbar.

Javonntte Prepares Debut Album PRIMETIME VOYAGE

The Detroit producer showcases "his first exploration into jazz and soul sounds" forged by the late Aretha Franklin.

#ListenUp Dimitri from Paris & DJ Rocca’s New Disco Jams

Dimitri from Paris and Italian supremo DJ Rocca team up for one of the rousing dancefloor anthems of the summer.
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DJ Deeon Meets Wehbba for WE HAVE BASS

DJ Deeon gets a huge spotlight turn on WE HAVE BASS from Drumcode, with blown out vocals and drums that go off like a string of firecrackers.

Freedom! Cassy, DJ Heather and Czboogie July 5 at Spybar

Coming Friday July 5 Spybar presents an electrifying line-up on one of the biggest nights of the summer with Cassy, DJ Heather and Czboogie.

YouTuber Receives 400 Copyright Claims Before Lunch

A YouTube gamer named Mumbo Jumbo received 30 claims a minute from Warner Music Group's publishing arm over non-existent music violations.

#ListenUp Bad Ass Disco Bomb YOU’VE CHANGED from XXXY & Super Tuff

"You've Changed" is a disco bomb liable to flatten a room from the shockwaves. It's the lead from the new V/A from Brooklyn weirdos Super Tuff.

New Episode! Cz’s Boogie Podcast Episode 23

New episode of Cz's Boogie podcast from 5 Mag, featuring house music news & gossip and 10 favorite tracks from 5 Mag's editor in chief Czarina Mirani.
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The Culture with Manuel Tur

"Both at the studio and the club, an EQ is still the most powerful tool we have." The secrets of the sound of Manuel Tur, deep house producer and DJ. His new EP ORGANIC REACH is out now from Freerange.

Black Loops’ JAH LOVE is a Record Kerri Chandler Could Have Made

Because of Madhouse's pedigree as Kerri Chandler's label, that's a name that comes up a lot in write-ups of the label's releases. Black Loops JAH LOVE is one time it's completely deserved.

PREVIEW: For Matthew Herbert, the Political is Musical

Eclectic producer, DJ and composer Matthew Herbert plays Spybar in Chicago on May 17.
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Sound United Picks Up Onkyo’s Home Audio Brands

Major consolidation in the home audio business as Denon, Pioneer, Marantz, Onkyo and Boston Acoustics will all be under one roof.
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#ListenUp Inner Balance Drops Something Deep & Groovy from Lea Lisa

Here Comes The Night is a sterling addition to the Inner Balance catalog: Nothing missing, nothing out of place, and should have been in your crate yesterday.
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Lumberjacks In Hell Cut RISE & SHINE

Rise & Shine brings together people from multiple continents and it's going to be one of the biggest tracks of this summer and probably the year.

So DJ Streaming Is Going to be a Thing

Beatport and SoundCloud are taking the plunge, are you jumping in?