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Drugs

People Do Drugs at Music Festivals: Organizers Need to Stop Ignoring This

A critical look at how fests in Canada are preparing for overdoses during the opioid crisis.
Allison Tierney
7.10.17
thump news

Toronto Club The Hoxton to Close in January After Six Years

The announcement comes following the popular electronic music venue's co-owners' decision not to renew their five-year lease.
Max Mertens
1.14.17
electronic pop

Goldroom is a Beach-Tinted Songwriter, But Don’t Label Him Tropical House

"I could write a song that's as good as 'Free Fallin'' or 'Wonderwall,' then I can die happy."
Rachael D’Amore
7.8.15
Op-Eds

Why Fugazi's Politics Are as Frighteningly Relevant Today as They Were in 1988

From gentrification to sexual assault on college campuses, Ian MacKaye's dire predictions for the future have all come true.
3.7.15
Festival Season!

The Inaugural Lineup for Bestival Toronto 2015 is Here

The Canadian version of the festival will include the likes of Flosstradamus, ZHU, Flume, Jamie Jones, and much more.
THUMP Canada Staff
3.2.15
Festival Season!

Famed British Massive, Bestival, Makes North American Debut in Toronto

As if Toronto music fans didn't have enough to look forward to this summer.
Jesse Champagne
2.17.15
skol beats factory reportagens

Hip-Hop and Live Acts, Destructo's New Focus

The mastermind behind HARD explains G-house and the direction for this year's festival.
Nicole Ruggiero
7.31.14
Words

A Date With RYME

We went for lunch with Meech and Rynecologist, after the release of their first EP on Boys Noize Records. As with all good dates, a mix(tape) was involved.
Lizzy Sermol
7.9.14
Photos

Photo Diary: Brillz

We went on an adventure with trap star, Brillz, during his stop in Toronto.
THESUPERMANIAK
5.8.14
Words

CLUBSCAPE: THESUPERMANIAK

In this segment of Clubscape, Maria talks about the battle as a female photographer, drum and bass nostalgia and getting kicked in the face by Die Antwoord’s Yolandi Visser.
Connie Chan
5.7.14
Words

Apex Tour is the DJ-centric Concert Series You Shouldn’t Wear Kandi to

“The art of DJing kind of took a backseat in the recent past.”
Ziad Ramley
5.5.14
Words

Jimmy Edgar, the Cornerstone of New School Detroit Techno

Kijk uit voor zijn label Ultramajic, dat steeds meer mensen laat dansen.
Serena Passion
4.30.14
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