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Media Exclusive Interview Featuring Chicago DJS of THE HOT MIX 5

Q: "Who should be at this event DJ Scott Smokin' Silz?" A: "If you grew up listening to house music...if you grew up listening to WBMX, gre up listening to B96, you listened to V103, you listened to WGCI and you grew up on this music ...this is an event that you will never see again, this will never happen again... this is a once-in-a lifetime historic event. The lineup is absolutely incredible, if we were around in another 5 or 10 years I'm sure everybody on this, will not play at this event. So, you will never see this kind of lineup again. If you've ever followed Chicago House Music...if you're from London or overseas and you love Chicago House Music - this is a DREAM lineup that is beyond dream lineups. There is no way you will ever, EVER get all these people in the same building - at the same time, it'll never happen. ..I'm gonna go on the record saying that - it will not happen." Scott Smokin' Silz - WMBX 102.7 Fm HOT MIX 5 DJ, June 11th Event Headliner [...]

Beneficience.com PR Adds Chicago House Music Legends Event “HOT MIX 5 DJs 35th Anniversary Festival”

"The Hot Mix Festival is going to be one for the history books...Old School and house music dj fans in Chicagoland, get ready! Although it has been remembered that house music was to have been co-invented in our sister city New York - make no mistake Chicago's Style and sound combination took people on the wildest rides of their lives...and claimed an identity all its own. And although several artists contributed to this advanced genre of dance music. There were 5 individuals who laid some serious groundwork: The Hot Mix 5...the premiere dj team on earth, that made Chicago the House Music Captial of the world and molded the lifestyle as we know it today. They set the standard for all others to follow; pioneering many of the turntable tactics that have influenced many the best dj's in the world to this day, and spread the word H O U SE to the masses on the Saturday Live ain't no jive Chicago dance party on 102.7 WBMZ now known as V103. They've been recognized as one of the top 10 most influential radio djs of all time. Just 5 individuals who shared a life changing experience, that changed not only themselves but the city of Chicago and music as well. Because they've been so influential to this great city, they've been acknowledged with an honorary street sign "Hot Mix Blvd." by Alderman Brendan Reilly of the 42nd ward that will be unveiled at Balboa and Michigan. A special thank you to Alderpersons, Brendan Reilly and Ald Carrrie Austin who assisted in making this happen." - HotMix5Festival.com [...]