Issue 135 of 5 Magazine is now available.
Here's what's inside this issue:
On the Cover: KON!
"My 'mentors' were basically me listening to records and trying to figure it all out. I come from nothing, so I was too broke to buy any gear."
DJ and producer KON profiled by Will Sumsuch for this issue's 5 Magazine interview.
Also in This Issue:
Stephanie Cooke: Step Up. The legendary vocalist is taking the reins of her own career and wants to show you how you can do it too. by Czarina Mirani.
Gareth Whitehead: A 5 Mag Mix. UK imprint Bullet:dodge recently hit release #100. Owner Gareth Whitehead takes us on a trip through the label's catalog for A 5 Mag Mix #27. by Terry Matthew. (Note: mixes are included in single issue sales.)
audioDNA: Video Clash. The story behind the many variations of the insanely influential Chicago House classic.
3YB. How to turn a backyard party into a House Music festival. Chicago-style. by Czarina Mirani.
SoundCloud is for Sale. Is Anyone Buying? Despite more than 150 million users, the company is still bleeding cash and waiting for a hero to save them. by Terry Matthew.
Plus new records and reissues from Joeski, Blue Mondays, Tim Andresen, Joey Anderson, Audion, Kerri Chandler, Terry Hunter & Jill Scott, Dudley Strangeways, Spencer Kincy & JT Donaldson and Big Ed aka HM.
Originally published: August 2016
Contains: four optimized PDFs, cover, special offer.