Tag: local talk

Glenn Davis – RISE vol 2

5 Mag's weekly mix series shines a spotlight on a new mix from Dublin based producer and DJ Glenn Davis.

Premiere: Turbojazz ft. Dave Giles II – Stay Balanced [Last Forever...

Italy and Chicago meet and the result, as you might expect, is... tasty. Chicago MC Dave Giles II meets Italian DJ and producer Turbojazz on STAY BALANCED, the third single from Turbojazz's forthcoming album.

OPOLOPO sacks the Local Talk vault like a Vandal on “Tweaks”

OPOLOPO's Tweaks are referential without getting reverential - exactly what you'd want when a label that is constantly looking forward throws a glance back to its past.

Palp’d: Art of Tones on the launch of his new label

How do you measure a successful underground label? We ask Art of Tones on the founding of his new label Palp.

#FutureShock – Inside the new 5 Mag

Oona Dahl, Boiler Room, Art of Tones, More Ghost Than Man and more inside #5Mag193, out now.

2021 What? Soulphiction on the What What EP

Michel Baumann loaded up another record full of busy bass and bad ass beats on "What What," a new EP for 18437 Records.

Michel Baumann aka Soulphiction has died

Founder of Philpot and maker of wonderful things, Michel Baumann aka Soulphiction aka Jackmate has passed away after reporting a month ago he was undergoing chemotherapy.

2020 What? OPOLOPO drops Sickla album on Local Talk

"Proper music" and a stunning album called Sickla, the new album from Hungarian/Swedish producer OPOLOPO on Local Talk.

Soul OD: Coflo Debuts Lux on Local Talk

Imagine Manhattan Transfer got into Daft Punk's vocoder collection and you have a very basic idea of where Coflo is taking this new EP on Local Talk.

Uplifting Downtown Jams on Son of Sound’s “Machines On The Dresser”

Most records I get with have a few tracks I like and one I love, but Machines On The Dresser just hits with body blow after body blow

Soulphiction: 24/7 Love Affair

Released by Local Talk, 24/7 Love Affair is a 17 track story that takes you across various genres and atmospheres. Lauren Krieger talks to Soulphiction, the man who made it.

Jamie 3:26 Remixes Soulphiction’s Beehive

Jamie 3:26 produces like he DJs and on his "Windy City Bump" mix of Soulphiction's Beehive from Local Talk he's willing to throw it all out there and lay it on the line if it will make you jack yourself to death.

Alton Miller is Down for the Dance, Has Love For the...

Chicago label The Playground drops these super classy deep tracks from the mighty Alton Miller, who is hitting some kind of career renaissance right about now. And we are enjoying this.

New Issue of 5 Mag with The Revenge

5 Mag Issue 175 is out now, starring The Revenge, Jimpster as Franc Spangler, PBR Streetgang, Pato Y Pato, new record reviews, gear and more.

In Rotation – This Week’s Best Tracks from 5 Mag Dot...

Our favorite tracks from the week that was, featuring Cinthie, Alton Miller (Local Talk), thatmanmonkz, Marcel Vogel, Paul Trouble Anderson, Chicago Afrobeat Project, Ron Trent, Manuel Tur (Freerange), Gullen (Mobilee), Dekmantel, DJ Amar, Vin Sol and more.

Art Of Tones: Unbalanced

Art Of Tones shows a mastery of modern roots as his LP UNBALANCED is filled with a riot of colors and sounds.

Back in The High Life – Inside the New 5 Mag

Detroit Swindle on the cover, Faze Action and Lonely C of Soul Clap and a whole lot more on the inside of 5 Mag Issue 168, out now.

#ListenUp – Dazzling Ron Trent Remix of Kyoto Jazz Sextet’s “Rising”

Listen to the dazzling brass and electric groove of Ron Trent's remix of Kyoto Jazz Sextet's "Rising" forthcoming on Local Talk.

Crackazat: Sundial/Holding You Close Remixes

Big tracks from Crackazat's Rainbow Fantasia LP get choice remixes from two of the best: Groove Assassin and Wajeed, on a handsome new remix EP from Local Talk.

#ListenUp: Art of Tones Launches a Hell Cannon of Funk on...

The b-side for Where The One Is marks Art of Tones auspicious return to Local Talk.

MUST READ!

Premiere: Yuu Udagawa – Stay With Us [Cyphon Recordings]

The debut release from the new sibling label to Freerange and Delusions of Grandeur comes from Japanese DJ and producer Yuu Udagawa. Stay With Us is a heavy, hazy and surprisingly soulful electronic masterpiece from Cyphon Recordings, out February 3 2023.