Emilie Friedlander

Emilie Friedlander is the editor-in-chief of THUMP. 

The Truth and Lies Issue

Why People Post Fake News

When it comes to the stories we share on the internet, the line between empirical truth and emotional truth can be extremely hard to parse.
Emilie Friedlander
3.11.19
The Dystopia and Utopia Issue

I Lived Exclusively Off Doomsday Prepper Food for a Week

Fearing natural disasters and nuclear war, Americans are investing in freeze-dried food. But how does it taste?
Emilie Friedlander
4.11.18
Features

Don Buchla's Modular Revolution, Remembered by Suzanne Ciani

"The Buchla is a living thing."
Emilie Friedlander
6.29.17
THE SALUTE YOUR SHORTS ISSUE

Janet Mock Knows Trans Activism Is Not Her Only Legacy

And her latest memoir is just the beginning.
Emilie Friedlander
6.8.17
Features

These Syrian Pop Songs Will Melt Your Heart, According to Omar Souleyman

"This music is never listened to by educated people from the cities."
Emilie Friedlander
5.15.17
Features

Inside 'Walk For Me,' a Heart-Stopping Film About Motherhood in Ballroom Culture

A narrative short by director Elegance Bratton about finding family on the dance floor.
Emilie Friedlander
3.28.17
Dancing VS the State

Welcome to Dancing vs. The State

A THUMP series on the relationship between nightlife and law enforcement.
Emilie Friedlander
3.6.17
The Music Issue

Teen-Focused App Musical.ly Is the Music Industry's New Secret Weapon

How America's favorite lip-synching video app is disrupting the way music marketing works.
Emilie Friedlander
9.28.16
ANOHNI

ANOHNI Releases Video for 'HOPELESSNESS' Track "Crisis"

If you ask us, it's contains one of the most moving crying fits in music video history.
Emilie Friedlander
9.9.16
Features

We Crunched the Numbers and Electronic Music Festivals Still Have a Gender Equality Problem

An illustrated break-down of male and female musicians on 24 different line-ups.
Emilie Friedlander
7.14.16
Pride 2016

THUMP Is Celebrating Pride this Weekend

Tune in from Thursday to Monday for an exploration of LGBTQ nightlife in NYC and beyond.
Emilie Friedlander
Anna Codrea-Rado
6.23.16
crate expectations

Ellen Allien Takes Us Through the Songs That Have Soundtracked Her Life

In our first Crate Expectations playlist, hear the first song the DJ loved and the last one she likes to hear before bed.
Emilie Friedlander
6.13.16
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