rave

Drugs

The Rise and Fall of 'Red Mitsubishis': the Pill That Terrified Australia

In the 90s they were the pinger of choice. By the early-2000s they'd become public enemy number one.
Sam Nichols
3.5.19
Internet

People Can’t Stop Taking Photos of Their Glittery Butts

To find out who started the #glitterbooty trend on Instagram, we called up some “glitter artists.”
Allison Tierney
5.18.18
Photos

These Photos Capture the Colorful Joy of France's 90s Rave Scene

In his new book, photographer Olivier Degorce revisits the vanguardist decade of the French club scene. It’s an intimate and fleeting look into the golden age of European techno.
Marc-Aurèle Baly
4.18.18
Interviews

Why Has Fatboy Slim Invited Me To His House To Eat Paper?

He’s been DJing for more than two decades, so we talked about a lot besides that.
Oobah Butler
8.15.17
Presented By New Amsterdam Vodka

Montreal's Thomas Von Party Was Raised to Rave

The one-man party takes us around his hometown on the first day of Piknic Electronik
Darcy MacDonald
6.22.17
Features

Looking Back at Labyrinth, the East London Rave that Still Lives Long in the Memory

We spoke to Joe Wieczorek, promoter of the legendary Dalston club night.
Nick Thompson
6.5.17
subcultures

The Parking Lot Parties of an Anime Convention After Dark

In which anime nerds attempt to prove that they're cooler than you.
Allison Tierney
5.30.17
Presented By New Amsterdam Vodka

We Went For A Ride On Calgary’s Techno Transformer The BassBus

It's not about the destination, but how hard you party on the journey.
Jibril Yassin
5.25.17
Features

We Spoke to the Artist Carving Massive Ecstasy Pills Out of Limestone

Daniel Davis has been sculpting stone pingers since British rave's golden era.
Kyle MacNeill
5.2.17
thump news

Creator of 'Trainspotting' to Write New TV Show about Acid House

Irvine Welsh's latest project is loosely based on the experiences of UK DJs Paul Oakenfold, Nicky Holloway​, and Danny Rampling.
Alexander Iadarola
3.28.17
thump exclusive stream

Zomby's Turned in a Raucous, Rave-Ready Remix of Olsson's "One in a Million"

The mysterious masked man's turned in a piano-heavy slice of retrofuturist warehouse music.
THUMP Staff
3.23.17
rave

Memories from the Early Days of Rave

We spoke to photographer Mattko about his new book, 'Exist to Resist'.
Frankie Mullin
2.13.17
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