28 07, 2018

Streetplayer Cover

By |2018-07-28T15:31:39+00:00July 28th, 2018|Chicago, Classics, Entertaiment|Comments Off on Streetplayer Cover

Street Player – (Chicago cover) Leonid & Friends feat. Arturo Sandoval

Ladies and Gentlemen!Here is the song that we have been preparing and waiting for – a special masterpiece in Chicago’s collection – Street Player! (now available at https://store.cdbaby.com/cd/leonidfriendsfeatarturosandova)And to make it even more special we have invited a special guest to play it with us – the world-famous jazz star Maestro Arturo Sandoval!Special thanks to him for the amazing solo that has adorned the song and added his unique charm!We never stop telling thanks to Chicago for their inspiration!Special gratitude goes to Danny Seraphine, David Hawk Wolinski, Peter Cetera and Donnie Dacus!Well, enjoy this unique product of our team creation – the summer release that will get you all to dance!

Posted by Leonid & Friends on Monday, June 25, 2018

Leonid & Friends

26 07, 2018

THE FREAKEASY IS CHICAGO’S BEST KEPT UNDERGROUND PARTY PARADISE

By |2018-07-26T16:21:47+00:00July 26th, 2018|Chicago, Classics, Clubs - Nightlife, Entertaiment, House, House Music, International, news|Comments Off on THE FREAKEASY IS CHICAGO’S BEST KEPT UNDERGROUND PARTY PARADISE

“I always say in Chicago, bad is good and good is bad,” Freakeasy co-founder Matt Fusello says over a plate of late night lo mein in the Windy City’s Chinatown. Fusello and Freakeasy partner Striz have asked Mixmag out to slurp down noodles in order to impart the feel and history for this legendary Chicago […]

19 07, 2018

Chuck Roberts Proclaims the 10 Commandments of House “In our House, there is only House Music!”

By |2018-07-26T16:21:48+00:00July 19th, 2018|5 Magazine, Chicago, Classics, House, House Music, Interviews|Comments Off on Chuck Roberts Proclaims the 10 Commandments of House “In our House, there is only House Music!”

Chuck Roberts

 

In 1987, a group called Rhythm Controll released a track that would contain probably the most sampled speech in House music history: “My House.” Featuring the vocal prowess of a then unknown […]

19 07, 2018

Seymour Stein Is Leaving Warner Music and Sire Records, the Label He Launched 51 Years Ago

By |2018-07-26T16:21:49+00:00July 19th, 2018|Classics, Documentary, Entertaiment, International, Interviews, Music News, producer|Comments Off on Seymour Stein Is Leaving Warner Music and Sire Records, the Label He Launched 51 Years Ago

The industry giant said he longs for his “indie roots” and will be “back in action again soon.”

Music industry legend Seymour Stein has announced his departure from Warner […]

19 06, 2018

Michael Jackson musical set to hit Broadway in 2020

By |2018-07-26T16:21:52+00:00June 19th, 2018|Announcements, Classics, Entertaiment, Music News, New York|Comments Off on Michael Jackson musical set to hit Broadway in 2020

Michael Jackson Michael Jackson performs “Dangerous” during a taping of the American Bandstand’s 50th-anniversary show Saturday, April 20, 2002, in Pasadena, Calif. (Kevork Djansezian/AP)