Best of 2016
10 Scandals and Shitshows that Rocked the Dance Music World in 2016
From Kanye beefing with Deadmau5 on Twitter, to Verboten’s fall from grace, THUMP runs down the biggest stories of the year.
Hardstyle’s Biggest Attempt to Take America By Storm Ended With a Whimper
An ambitious tour bringing legendary European hardcore DJs to the States ended in boycotts and disappointed ravers following a dispute between the organizers.
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Get Wavy This Week With Bandulu Gang's "4 Loko Riddim"
The bass-heavy crew from Bristol came to Brooklyn and made us this track.
Regulars From New York's Legendary Paradise Garage Share Their Stories
28 years after the fabled club closed, the Paradise Garage gang reunited for one more dance.
Luis Nieto Dickens and Michelle Lhooq
Meet Me Under the Disco Ball: A History of Nightlife's Most Enduring Symbol
From "myriad reflector" to dancefloor staple, Nicky Siano, Rob Da Bank, and more on the spinning beacon of light that never dies.
10 things i hate about clubbing
10 Things I Hate About Clubbing in New York City
Who do you know? Are you on the list? Which outsider house DJ are you listening to these days?
The THUMP Guide to Clubbing: New York
Where to go when you don't sleep in the city that never sleeps.
we saw this
I Went to Aphex Twin’s Syro NYC Listening Party
Richard D. James brought his merry prankster vibes to Brooklyn and into the alternate future.
Inside the Invite-Only Aphex Twin Listening Party For Syro
We got a sneak listen at the LP everyone is talking about.
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Throw Yourself Into the THUMP Launch Party for 'Icy Lake'
Relive our 'Icy Lake' screening and after-party at Verboten.
Preview Icy Lake, A New Short Film from Night Slugs x Fade to Mind
THUMP teams with two bleeding-edge record labels for an exclusive mini-movie and launch party.