Emilie Friedlander

Emilie Friedlander is the editor-in-chief of THUMP. 

The Truth and Lies Issue

Why People Post Fake News

When it comes to the stories we share on the internet, the line between empirical truth and emotional truth can be extremely hard to parse.
Emilie Friedlander
3.12.19
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue

I Lived Exclusively Off Doomsday Prepper Food for a Week

Fearing natural disasters and nuclear war, people are investing in freeze-dried food. But how does it taste?
Emilie Friedlander
4.11.18
THE SALUTE YOUR SHORTS ISSUE

Janet Mock Knows Trans Activism Is Not Her Only Legacy

And her latest memoir is just the beginning.
Emilie Friedlander
5.31.17
Features

We Crunched the Numbers and Electronic Music Festivals Still Have a Gender Equality Problem

An illustrated breakdown of male and female musicians on 24 different lineups.
Emilie Friedlander
7.18.16
crate expectations

Ellen Allien Takes Us Through the Songs That Have Soundtracked Her Life

In our first Crate Expectations playlist, hear the first song the DJ loved and the last one she likes to hear before bed.
Emilie Friedlander
6.14.16
Features

NAAFI Is Promiscuous and Opportunistic

We spoke to the Mexico City-based label collective about infiltrating capitalism with teamwork.
Emilie Friedlander
5.18.16
Features

Anohni's Eyes Wide Open Campaign

With her new album 'HOPELESSNESS,' the artist formerly known as Antony Hegarty wants to use dance music to save the earth.
Emilie Friedlander
4.22.16
Features

RJD2 Gave Us a Guided Tour of His Columbus, Ohio Home Studio

Seven of his vintage synths and one that he built himself.
Emilie Friedlander
3.29.16
l-vis 1990

Lafawndah's New EP Is Like a Wrestling Match for the Soul

'Tan' is a power struggle between sounds, bodies, and nations: "I always want you to feel some kind of tension."
Emilie Friedlander
2.9.16
deep dives

Oneohtrix Point Never Told Us the Story Behind Every Single Track On 'Garden of Delete'

The Brooklyn-based producer's sixth album is full of pubescent shape-shifting and horror movie flashbacks.
Emilie Friedlander
11.16.15
grimes

Grimes Made a Track with Aristophanes, Your New Favorite Female Rapper From Taiwan

Hip-hop with a spaghetti western twang?
Emilie Friedlander
11.2.15
ryan hemsworth

Meet the Rag-Tag Internet Family Behind Ryan Hemsworth's Secret Songs

The Canadian producer is putting a DIY twist on our current co-sign economy—one digital single at a time.
Emilie Friedlander
10.16.15
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