Being Jojo Baby
Who is Jojo Baby and why are so many people rallying to support him? We're glad you asked.
#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.
Colette, Diz, Heather, KE, Josh & Miles headline the Material Reunion
See all your friends at once this Saturday October 2 2021 at Smartbar.
Watch Colette’s Lost 2006 Video for ALL THE SAME
DJ Heather, Bear Who?, Lady D, Home & Garden, DJ Diz and more in this newly unearthed 2006 music video for Home & Garden featuring Colette's "All The Same."
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.
Loft Frequencies Is A Loft Party With A Heart
Dan Bell, Miles Maeda, Diz and Secret Studio headline the next Loft Frequencies party this August 4 in Chicago.
The Chicago Suburbs’ Best Kept Secret Party
Between Chicago and Milwaukee, a town called Johnsburg hosts China Bar where the Revival residency is bringing house music back to the Chain.
Housepitality SF Returns to Chicago for Housepit CHI
The new Tuesday night residency Housepit CHI from the Housepitality SF crew launches April 3 at East Room.
The Goods Celebrates 5 Years Over 5 Weeks in March
The Thursday night residency in Chicago The Goods at Swig will feature seminal figures from Chicago's electronic music scene as guests in March.
Rescued by Love: A Benefit for Scott Song
This November 29, an all star line-up of Chicago House Music heroes come out to support one of our own.
Annex Celebrates Its Final Weekend
RIP to one of the most iconic locations in Chicago House Music history.
Tyree Cooper, Diz, Steve Miggedy Maestro Play Summerdance 2017
The Summer Music Series Returns to Chicago for the Summer of 2017.
West Fest Celebrates 12 Years with Another Massive Lineup
If West Fest were a kid, it'd be old enough to sass back at you. It's been twelve years since the West Town street...
Boom Boom Room is Back!
The one party that has defined Chicago House music has been the almost 25 year old running residency known as Boom Boom Room. It's...
Dirty Sole ft. jOHNNY DANGEROUs: Connect the Dots
I played this for some friends yesterday and one of them told me it was "too funky." How do you mean? If you're tryin'...
A Celebration of the Life of Claudia Beruben at Output
This Saturday, February 21, the UGHTV and Output are holding a celebration of the life of Claudia Beruben. Claudia lost her life in a...
Mark Farina: How I Play
5 Magazine welcomes Mark Farina back to Chicago this December 27 at SmartBar (Facebook page/tix here). To warm up the room, Mark agreed to sit...
Inside the Greenroom Ep #2: RuPaul vs. The Pirates
We're back, and right on time! Welcome to Inside the Greenroom, a new podcast from 5 Magazine editors Czarina Mirani and Terry Matthew. Every...
Colette: When The Music’s Loud
'It's definitely not a throwback record,' Colette says of When the Music's Loud, the long-awaited album released in late August on her Candy Talk...