This is probably the only "various artists" EP you need concern yourself with for the next few months. Trust.
The Slap Jaxx Podcast is a new techno mix series curated by Chicago's own Angel Alanis, exclusively for 5 Magazine. Volume 2 is from Chicago Techno legend DJ Hyperactive - a live vinyl set recorded at Chicago's Primary Nightclub.
The Art of DJing with Joey Negro, Chicago's Steven Tang, the Zombie House Phenomenon in Issue 104 of 5 Magazine, released March 2014.
The classic documentary So Wrong They're Right. Was this the first shot in the format wars?
Planet-devouring Entity SFX continues massive assimilation, declares resistance "futile".
The disco legend will be headlining the Chicago music festival with Beck, Death Grips, Factory Floor and more on July 18, 2014.
There's a small cult in Chicago that knows who he was and a smaller one that understands how great his records are.
And there's a free download off Plastik People Recordings' last Trini Deep release, too.
Drop the needle anywhere, at any point on any of the three tracks of Specter's new EP from Theo Parrish's Sound Signature and be prepared to scrape up what's left of your head off the floor.
Never formally released to begin with, his RH019 (The Lost Tracks) is one of the top re-issues of 2013.
From King Street's sister label, You're Not Mine gets treated by Bordertown, Jamie Antonelli, Apollo 84 and Souljackerz.