Shameovers Are Ruining Drinking For Me
The older I get, the more anxiety I feel after a night out.
Ontario judge allows accused in sex assault case to use extreme intoxication defense
Canadian government outlawed the defense in 1995, but Ontario judge says an accused who took a “date rape drug” can use the defense
When My Prison Lost Power It Was Like 'The Purge' in Real Life
As night fell, nerves got rattled and rumors flew.
Derek R. Trumbo, Sr.
Ten Years On, ‘Blackout’ Is Britney Spears’ Greatest Album to Date
A track-by-track rundown of her fifth and most 'I love sex!!' record, in all of its culturally emblematic glory.
Emma Garland and Lauren O'Neill
Both King Krule and, Uh, U2 Have Been Sending Fans Mystery Mail
We know which we'd prefer.
Psych Doom Trio Blackout Rides Again on New LP 'The Horse'
Stream the fuzzed-out, garage-rocking doom trio's new album for Riding Easy Records, out June 23.
My Family Secretly Spent a Year Without Power and It Was my Fault
At first I thought I could adjust, but in reality, my year was a nightmare.
A Brief History of Getting So Wasted You Forget You Created Important Pop Culture
When you're loaded, you can forget entire nights, weekends, novels you've written, and seasons of television you've starred in.
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Optiv & BTK Get "Reckless" on Their Latest EP
The drum and bass duo push the genre towards violent intensity.
THUMP Canada Staff
The Make Believe Issue
August's Best and Worst Albums
Royal Headache rules, Hot Chip reminds us that British white dudes can't dance, and the new Mac Demarco mini-LP inspired a hallucinatory experience involving characters from "The X-Files."
What It's Like to Be a Blackout Drunk
Sarah Hepola, author of "Blackout," on the paranoia, fun, and pain of drinking so much you wipe out your memory.
PREMIERE: Listen to a New Song from Blackout, Brooklyn's Next Great Doom Band
They like it heavy, baby.