Beyond Heaven: Discovering the hidden history of Chicago house music
In Beyond Heaven, Mario Luna and publisher Brandon Johnson collect artwork from more than a decade of Chicago house music history, from the early days of legendary pioneers to lost icons of dance music.
Donnell Knox & Mark Hawkins search for the 12th Planet
Kalamazoo's Donnell Knox and Wales' Mark Hawkins team up for the 12th Planet EP, awash in subterranean vibrations and the kind of kickin' tracks it takes a whole lot of digging to find.
Remember this? Remembering Blue Boy’s 1997 smash “Remember Me”
There was a point in time when Blue Boy's "Remember Me" was inescapable, as ubiquitous as sunshine, cheap gas and bucket hats on weed dealers hangin' in doorways.
Newspaper Prints Chicago House Themed Crossword Puzzle
Jim Daley of Chicago's South Side Weekly has composed a crossword puzzle with clues themes from Chicago House Music history.
The Legendary CAJMERE Added to Housegiving at Navy Pier Lineup
Cajmere joins the line-up for HOUSEGIVING November 21 2018 - Thanksgiving Eve - at Navy Pier with Terry Hunter, Paul Johnson, Ron Trent and DJ Heather. And it's FREE - a fundraiser for Chicago's homeless.
Hyperloop’s Mentalizm Drops on Wax from Drumcode
Aggressive techno from Hyperloop (sometimes still known as Riva Starr) and Green Velvet aka Cajmere.
Lester Fitzpatrick: A Chicago Story
Tristan Dominguez talks to the ultra-prolific Chicago producer Lester Fitzpatrick.
Future/Past: What I Love About Armando’s The Future
"The Future" was Armando's calling card, an introduction to an international career that was cut short.
Meet Us at Movement 2017
Over 100 artists and more than 100,000 people in attendance, including us.
Classic Chicago House Selections from Golf Clap
Midwest heroes Golf Clap select 5 classics from the Midwest rave scene and contribute a special throwback old school Chicago House mix.
Jerome Baker: A Chicago Story
Once DJ Boris, sometimes Lord Damien, but he's best as just Jerome Baker. This is a Chicago Story of one of the city's best.
Robert Williams and Green Velvet to speak at the Chicago Humanities...
Founder of the legendary club The Warehouse Robert Williams, Green Velvet and 5 Magazine's Czarina Mirani speak on November 11 2016.
Spring Awakening Will Stop Crashing On Your Couch
Thirty eight days away, the 5th annual Spring Awakening Festival pops off in the city of Chicago courtesy of promoter React Presents and the...
Gene Farris Is On 100
Gene Farris is one of the Chicago mainstays that proves that hard work and the inability to stay still will reward you to no...
Green Velvet & Claude VonStroke Are The Real Get Real
Rarely does an act get booked to play Movement before their debut release drops, but then most "acts" don't have 40 years of House...
Almighty Cajual and Relief Drop Two New EPs Today
The Houses That Curtis Jones Built have a couple of hot records out today, featuring Josh Butler on Cajual and Alberto Ruiz on Relief. Portable...
Wired Fridays: Chicago’s Downtown Dance Party Returns
WIRED FRIDAYS is back for Fall 2015 featuring House Music first and third Fridays, including DJs Cajmere, Derrick Carter, Roy Davis Jr, Mickey Oliver...
Nonfiction Live at Focus: A 5 Mag Mix vol 16
New mix and interview from Nonfiction for volume 16 of A 5 Mag Mix, our flagship House Music mix and interview series for 5...
The 312 Mix Vol 1 presents Redux
5 Magazine is pleased to announce a new mix series more than a year in the making. The 312 is our Chicago House Music Mix...
Cajmere Drops 31 Track Compilation
Out today comes another bundle of sunshine from Cajual and Relief Records in Chicago - a massive 31 track compilation pitting the labels in...