The Loft


Celebrate Valentine's Day Right with This 7-Hour David Mancuso Mix from the Loft

On the party's 47th anniversary, its message of universal love and tolerance still feels radical.


Colleen “Cosmo” Murphy Shares David Mancuso Tribute Mix

The Loft founder’s protégé turned in a two-hour session for Solid Steel Radio.


It’s Time to Start Thinking About How Queer Nightlife Can Move Forward Under Trump

How the rave scene responds to crisis is what really matters.


"The Music Plays Us": Lessons I Learned from David Mancuso

With a friendship that spanned decades, Douglas Sherman was one of the late David Mancuso's earliest and closest disciples.


How Reagan Era New York Nightlife Could Provide a Template for the Next After-Dark Revolution

Charting the life and death of New York nightlife with author Tim Lawrence.


Nicky Siano, Kerri Chandler, Caroline Polachek, and More Reflect on David Mancuso's Remarkable Legacy

We talked to a collection of beloved DJs, writers, and producers about how they were touched by the Loft.


David Mancuso Taught Me How Being Selfless Is The Ultimate Act of Rebellion

Colleen "Cosmo" Murphy, Mancuso's most trusted protégé, reflects on the rich life and legacy of her mentor.


Love Saves The Day: A Soundtrack For Transcending This Terrible, Terrible Year

Twelve wonderful tracks to alleviate twelve horrible months.


David Mancuso, Iconic DJ and Founder of the Loft, Has Died at 72

According to reports spreading on social media Monday night, the legendary selector has passed away.


Watch NYC Icon Danny Krivit Reflect on Paradise Garage, Jimi Hendrix, and 45 Years Behind the Booth

In our latest THUMP Specials, we also get a look inside Krivit's 80,000 strong record collection located across multiple storage units.


David Morales' First Club: From the Starship Discovery to the Loft

Where it all began for a house music icon.


From Studio 54 to a Bumper Car Birthday: the Legacy of Disco King Nicky Siano

Nicky Siano wasn't just present at the creation of dance music. He was the creation.