EDC

The Truth and Lies Issue

The Website That Took Over Men's Media

In 2008, one dude started a simple blog to show off his stuff. It's become much, much more than that.
Allie Conti
3.18.19
thump news

Drake Turned Up at an EDM Festival!

Metro Boomin brought him out for a surprise performance during his set at the Las Vegas festival last night.
Alexander Iadarola
6.20.17
Features

This 82-Year-Old Dumpling DJ's Story Is Stranger Than Fiction

"When I die, it’s going to be in the kitchen of my restaurant, the DJ booth, or the dancefloor."
Alisa Yamasaki
5.12.17
thump news

Please Don't Wear Dick Costumes to EDM Festivals

For some patrons, this unspoken rule is far from self-evident.
THUMP Staff
6.22.16
Art

The Secret to EDC's Giant, Glowing Caterpillar

An interactive, projection-mapped larvae was a VIP at some of 2014's biggest music festivals.
The Creators Project
6.12.16
Health

No One Knows Exactly How Much Herbicide Is in Your Breakfast

A new lawsuit raises a lot of questions about what exactly is in the stuff we put in our faces every morning.
Kristin Lawless
5.12.16
Words

Meet the Two Trance Fans Who are Changing the Way We Look at Raves

We spoke to an EDM fan who signs lyrics to her deaf friend at raves.
Zel McCarthy
10.7.14
we saw this

"I Hid Caffeine Pills in My Vagina So I Didn't Get in Trouble"

We checked out Electric Daisy Carnival.
6.2.14
Words

Lineups Don't Lie: Dance Music is Still a Boys Club

A look at the numbers reveals a massive gender gap on the decks at dance festivals in 2014.
Zel McCarthy
5.30.14
Words

Seth Troxler: "Dance Festivals are The Best and Worst Places in The World"

One of the biggest DJs - and voices - in dance music gives us his personal take on EDM festival culture.
Seth Troxler
5.20.14