rave

Drugs

There's a Reason the UK Takes More Coke, K and MDMA Than Anywhere Else

Our nation's enduring obsession with the rave years might go some way to explaining today's Global Drug Survey results.
Hydall Codeen
4 days ago
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
Natural High

I Tried to Get High at a 'Cacao Dance'

The power of cacao doesn’t flow through everyone.
Katinka Oppeck
10.10.18
Features

Meet the Punk-Turned-Techno-Activist Revolutionising Copenhagen’s Rave Scene

No racism, sexism, homophobia, or transphobia: Nikolaj Jakosen's punk rock ethos informed the underlying philosophy of the rave collective Fast Forward.
Theis Duelund
9.13.18
Photos

These Photos Capture the Colourful 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
4.19.18
Nightlife Isn't Dead

The Number of Illegal Raves in London Has Doubled in a Year

The Metropolitan Police recorded 133 unlicensed events in 2017.
Angus Harrison
3.5.18
the vice interview

Goldie Thinks Thom Yorke Is an Alien, Probably

The jungle pioneer talks urination, school pranks and the New World Order.
Tom Connick
1.29.18
club

These Colourful Kandi Kid Photos From the 90s Rave Scene Are Everything

A peek at photographer Michael Tullberg's book, 'Dancefloor Thunderstorm: Land of the Free, Home of the Rave'.
Joshua Glazer
11.5.17
Nightlife

Some Students Threw a Rave in a Greggs Last Night

They called it the “Ministry of Greggs.”
Phoebe Hurst
10.12.17
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
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
Features

We Spoke to the Artist Carving Massive Pingers Out of Limestone

Daniel David has been sculpting stone eccies since British rave's golden era.
Kyle MacNeill
5.2.17
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