Festival Season!

The Festival Harm Reduction Project

Tainted Drugs at Music Festivals a Major Concern for Canadians: VICE Survey

Over 4,600 people responded to our questionnaire about substance use and harm reduction at concerts.
Max Mertens
7.11.17
Thump

When Festivals Respond to Their Environment, Magic Happens

We spent an enlightening weekend at Milan's Terraforma, the most exciting small festival in Europe.
Angus Harrison
7.4.17
Mixes

Listen to a Ludicrously Lugubrious Mix by Leeds Legends Cosmic Slop

Before they head to Dimensions, treat yourself to 80 minutes of magic from the residents of one of the UK's best nights out.
Josh Baines
6.26.17
Features

The Expert's Guide to Pool Party Etiquette

Lotion, latex, and loungers—here's everything you need to know to make sure your next poolside soiree goes off with a splash.
Josh Baines
6.23.17
Features

The Tracks that Have Made Beat Hotel a Glastonbury Staple

The festival institution are set to celebrate their sixth birthday in style—here's a smattering of classic cuts from the last few years.
THUMP Staff
6.22.17
Features

Belfast's AVA Festival Was an Early-Summer Screamer

The third edition of the event solidified its reputation as a now-essential part of the calendar.
Natalie Davies
6.14.17
Features

Five Acts we're Desperate to Catch at Sónar 2017

Here's who we'll be losing our shit to at one of Europe's best festivals.
Natalie Davies
6.12.17
Features

The Sunburn We Got at Primavera Sound 2017 Was 100% Worth It

The Barcelona festival's increased commitment to electronic music was an unbridled success.
Angus Harrison
6.8.17
Features

Aphex Twin and Abra Dominated Yet Another Fun-Filled Field Day

The sun shone! There was a new stage! It still took eleven hours to leave!
Adrian Choa
6.6.17
Features

These Intimate Photos Show a Side of Detroit's Movement Most People Miss

Poignant little moments at America's biggest techno festival.
Michelle Lhooq
6.2.17
The Festival Harm Reduction Project

How to Party This Festival Season Without Destroying Your Health

Sun burns, heat stroke, dehydration—oh my!
Anna Codrea-Rado
5.31.17
Weed Week

We Spoke to the Inventor of the Weed Flower Crown, a Festival Accessory that is Actually Cool. Apparently.

California-based marijuana farm Lowell Herb Co. gave a popular Coachella accessory a 420-friendly makeover.
Krystal Rodriguez
4.20.17
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