Pride 2016

thump specials

Pulse’s Resident DJs Open Up About Life After the Orlando Shooting

Latin Night’s DJ Infinite, DJSImon2001, and DJ Flawless talk about what the club meant to the city and its LGBTQ community.
THUMP Staff
6.30.16
Jamie Principle

The Story of Jamie Principle and Frankie Knuckles' “Your Love,” The Sexiest Dance Cut of All Time

Chicago legend Jamie Principle discusses collaborating with Frankie Knuckles and a lifetime of liberation on the dancefloor.
Alex Frank
6.27.16
Pride 2016

Felix Da Housecat and Jamie Principle Share Steamy Video For "Touch Your Body"

Joined by Trax Records affiliate Vince Lawrence, the trio calls themselves The 312.
Alexander Iadarola
6.27.16
Pride 2016

The Faces of Brooklyn's Queer Party Scene

This photo series captures LBGTQ nightlife's movers and shakers in the light of day.
Sam Clarke
6.27.16
Pride 2016

A Timeline of Christopher Street, New York LGBTQ Nightlife's Most Storied Thoroughfare

The key events that happened in the world’s most famous LGBTQ street.
Anna Codrea-Rado
6.27.16
musical

Remembering Queer Icon Sylvester, Disco's Most Unsung Hero

We talked to the creators of “Mighty Real,” a soon-to-be Broadway musical about the life of the late androgynous legend.
David Garber
6.27.16
Pride 2016

DJ Harvey’s Life is One Giant Queer Disco—and Everyone’s Invited

The veteran British DJ opens up about sexuality and his philosophy of inclusive hedonism.
Jemayel Khawaja
6.24.16
Pride 2016

Why Are There So Few Parties Where Trans People Feel Safe?

Trans parties need to be recognized as distinct spaces with their own values and culture.
Dream Dommu
6.24.16
Pride 2016

Octo Octa's Pride Mix Is a Fun-Loving Nod to Dancefloor Freedom

The Brooklyn-based producer will play at The Bunker x Wrecked Pride party this Saturday at Output.
David Garber
6.24.16
Pride 2016

I Went to Pulse Because It Felt Like Home

Orlando-based writer Kaleb Quast reflects on what the club meant to him, his friends, and the city.
Kaleb Quast
6.23.16
Pride 2016

Why 2016 is the Year of Queer Women in Nightlife

From skyrocketing DJs to thriving pop-up parties, queer women are doing big things—and finally being rewarded for it.
DJ Whitney Day
6.23.16
thump specials

Watch Our New Documentary on the UK's Illegal Rave Renaissance

In LOCKED OFF, Clive Martin surveys the UK's nocturnal landscape to see what can be done after half of their clubs have closed down.
THUMP Staff
5.24.16