Josh Baines

Editor, THUMP UK

DJs

The Definitive List of the Worst DJ Names of All Time

From DJ Fanny to Inflatable Führer, here's the official worst of the worst when it comes to DJ monikers.
Josh Baines
3.2.18
Call on Me

Hunting for the Cast of the Sexiest Music Video of All Time

The story behind the video for Eric Prydz' "Call on Me".
Josh Baines
1.8.18
Fashion

How the Suit Lost Its Cultural Capital

With bosses wearing chinos and streetwear, we've seen the death of the suit as a sign of superiority.
Josh Baines
1.8.18
Nightlife

A Guide to Shitting in Nightclubs

It's an issue we all face, but now finally we have answers.
Josh Baines
11.16.17
Mixes

Make Your Life Infinitely Better with this Mix from Two of Balearic's Finest DJs

It turns out that nothing is better than five and a half incredible hours of Phil Mison and Moonboots. Except maybe pints.
Josh Baines
7.5.17
Features

Larry Heard Talks Us Through the Making of "Can You Feel It"

Ahead of his performance at Sunfall, we spoke to the house pioneer about how one of the 20th century's greatest works of art came to be.
Josh Baines
6.27.17
Features

Embracing Hangovers is the Most Adult Decision You’ll Ever Make

You won't be young forever so accept the three hangover cures that actually work.
Josh Baines
6.26.17
Features

What Your Post-Club McDonald's Order Says About Your Taste in Music

Who knew you could tell so much about a person based on what they slur in a cashier's face at 3AM?
Josh Baines
6.15.17
Features

Figuring Out Why Americans Sound So Great on House Records

And why do European ones sound so...wrong?
Josh Baines
6.15.17
Features

This Is the Best Book You'll Read About Queer Nightlife This Year

Peter Ackroyd's 'Queer City' is a powerful reminder of the importance of pleasure.
Josh Baines
6.8.17
Features

Ketamine Is Actually the Least Fun Drug

So why is it becoming so popular in clubbing?
Josh Baines
5.30.17
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Listen Back to Yet Another Out of this World Mix by Teki Latex

The Sound Pellegrino man rolled through Naina's Reprezent show at the weekend, armed with some slow-and-low screamers.
Josh Baines
5.23.17
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