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DJ Deeka – RISE vol 4

Strictly Underground Music's DJ Deeka is the DJ for this week's featured mix for 5 Mag's RISE series.

#RIP Giano Lujan

We hadn't heard from house music producer and DJ Giano for awhile. Sadly, friends are posting on Facebook that Giano (aka Ian) Lujan passed away last week.

House Music in Strange Places: 3 Days in Chicago

DJs in aquariums, legends in the park and Queen on the green: celebrating house music and the end of summer at three unforgettable Chicago events.

Queen! on the Green

Metro and Smartbar celebrate 40 years in the tony environs of Ravinia this Saturday with the cast of Queen.

Chicago declares July 14 “Metro / Smartbar Day”

Founder Joe Shanahan was on hand to accept the proclamation honoring the Chicago institutions on their 40th anniversary.

Chicago venue Six06 celebrates their anniversary with Derrick Carter

House & disco this Friday February 4 2022 with Karl Almaria, Czboogie and JTF1 at the Chicago Avenue bar & cafe.

We have plans for Frankie Knuckles’ birthday

For Frankie, the annual Foundation benefit is this Sunday at Metro / Smartbar with Ralphi Rosario, Kai Alce, Terisa Griffin, Czboogie, Derrick Carter, Michael Serafini and Garrett David.

How Frankie Knuckles’ reel-to-reel wound up in Abe Lincoln’s library

"The State of Sound" is an exhibit showcasing Illinois artists from Miles Davis to Frankie Knuckles at the Abraham Lincoln presidential library in Springfield.

#TheAgenda What’s going down this weekend in Chicago (October 1 –...

Don't sleep in: Anna, Moodymann, Colette and more this weekend in House City.

Popping Up: the legendary Boom Boom Room returns to Chicago

Headlined by Derrick Carter and featuring some familiar faces from the legendary Chicago club night this October 4.

Smartbar reopens: “We cannot wait to dance with you”

Chicago institution Smartbar will reopen starting this weekend for the first time in 16 months. Here's the line-up:

Chicago Pride moves to October 2021 though some events go off...

The official Chicago Pride parade is moving to October 3, though that shouldn't put a damper on the burgeoning number of events taking place as Chicago exits lockdown restrictions for the first time in a year.

New Chicago multi-day ARC Music Festival coming Labor Day weekend

Seth Troxler, Nicole Moudaber join DJ Pierre, Derrick Carter, DJ Heather and more in Union Park for ARC Music Festival over Labor Day Weekend 2021.

Red Bull Music Festival Reunites Generations of the Gramaphone Records Family

Red Bull and Metro/Smartbar honor 50 years of disc jockeys that have patrolled the counters of the legendary Chicago dance music mecca Gramaphone Records.

The Agenda – Don’t Stay in for Halloween

An icy Halloween has Chicago fleeing indoors where Derrick does everything, so does Paco Osuna, Tensnake hosts a masquerade and more Halloween night events.

Cinthie’s Got The Groove

"Everything I've made I made myself so no one can take it away from me." Berlin native Cinthie is independent, resilient - and she's also making some of the best house music on the planet.

Bonobo: “It’s Less About the Stage, More About the Experience”

Lauren Krieger talks to Bonobo about bringing his outdoor electronic music event series to North America, with dates in Montreal, Denver, San Francisco, Brooklyn and coming to Chicago on July 6.

Bonobo Leads OUTLIER on a 5 City Outdoor North American Tour

Bonobo takes his OUTLIER concept on a tour of outdoor venues throughout North America with shows in Denver, Chicago, Montreal, San Francisco and Brooklyn this summer.

Chicago House Lives! WEST FEST Announces 2019 DJ Schedule

Derrick Carter, Mark Farina, DJ Heather, DJ Lady D and more headline this year's Chicago House DJ stage.

Chicago House Classic BERNARD TRAX Reissued on Cyclo

When you look through classic Chicago House records from the 1990s, it's amazing how many have Bernard Badie's name on them.

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Searching: Inside 5 Mag Issue 204

With Detroit's Reggie Dokes, Aterral Records, Carlo, Maggie Tra, Demuir, Cyphon Records and more inside 5 Mag Issue 204, out now.
Glenn Davis DJ mix

Glenn Davis – RISE vol 2

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Cee ElAssaad: Evolve