How Do We Stop Drug Deaths at Canadian Music Festivals?
More organizers and promoters want to offer drug testing kits on site, but fear having their operating licenses revoked.
Canada's Evolve Festival in Jeopardy Again
The annual Nova Scotia festival loses government permit over lack of medical plan.
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How Will the Weak Canadian Dollar Impact Music Festivals This Year?
THUMP spoke to six organizers across the country to find out what a hurting loonie means for concert-goers.
VELD Music Festival Takes a Page From Digital Dreams’ Book, Introduces New Health and Safety Resources
Complimentary health and safety kits, amnesty boxes, and PSAs between DJ sets—it's a whole new VELD.
Skratch Bastid Launches Skratch School, His ‘How-to DJ Lessons’ Video Series
Paul Murphy wants to share his know-how with you, free of charge.
Evolve Festival in Nova Scotia Almost Got Cancelled For Offering Free Drug Testing to Attendees
The festival’s insurance company were none too pleased, but the party goes on.