Verboten

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.
Anna Codrea-Rado
12.15.16
hardstyle

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.
Daniel Rodriguez
3.3.16
thump exclusive stream

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.
THUMP Staff
9.21.15
disco

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
9.9.15
deep dives

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.
David Garber
6.5.15
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?
Michelle Lhooq
3.18.15
Words

The THUMP Guide to Clubbing: New York

Where to go when you don't sleep in the city that never sleeps.
THUMP Staff
11.21.14
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.
Gary Suarez
9.9.14
Words

Inside the Invite-Only Aphex Twin Listening Party For Syro

We got a sneak listen at the LP everyone is talking about.
David Garber
9.9.14
house

MIXED BY Felix Da Housecat

Simply purrrrrfect.
David Garber
8.18.14
Photos

Throw Yourself Into the THUMP Launch Party for 'Icy Lake'

Relive our 'Icy Lake' screening and after-party at Verboten.
THUMP Staff
4.30.14
thump video

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.
THUMP Staff
4.21.14