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Features

The 9 Best Synthesizer Shops in the US

A few brick-and-mortar stores that'll help you get in touch with the physicality of electronic music production.
Dan Gentile
1.24.17
Stuff

Charities Are Studying the Link Between Autism and Homelessness

A study last year found that 12 percent of people sleeping on the streets were on the autistic spectrum, and homelessness charities are now beginning to examine how best to tackle the issue.
Hannah Lawrence
4.28.16
The We Missed You Issue

How Cops Control Crowds

A graphic look into the types of weapons governments use to keep the public at bay.
Haisam Hussein
3.21.16
thump presents

Win a Ticket to See SOPHIE in Los Angeles Next Week

It will mark the rising star's debut live performance in LA, and only his second in the country.
THUMP Staff
3.15.16
News

What Do Young Chinese People Think About the End of the One-Child Policy?

They're not as eager to start having loads of kids as you might think.
Kate Lee
11.11.15
Words

Murlo and Wildlife! Take Dembow Riddims into the Club on "Control"

The first cut off a collaborative EP from Brooklyn's Mixpak Records and Berlin's Man Recordings.
VICE Thump
10.14.14
travel

The VICE Guide to Bucharest 2014

If you're straight and can look past the stray dogs, it's fucking great.
VICE Staff
7.2.14
Words

Richie Hawtin's Reddit AMA Was Everything We Hoped For (And More)

Hawtin talks about his hair, that time he got kicked out of Berghain, made out with Sven Vath, and... we'll just let you read the rest.
VICE Thump
6.25.14
Words

How Dickslap Saved Seattle

Without Dickslap, nightlife on Capitol Hill might have been censored for good. The party's still going four years later.
Michael Fichman
5.21.14
News

We Saw the Egyptian Military Stage a Coup in Cairo

As I write now, the center of Cairo is a sea of beeping vehicles and cheering crowds, with attack helicopters making laps of honor above us. An army-appointed judge is now the face of military rule, erasing the one-year blip of democratic government in...
Aris Roussinos, Photos: Tom Dale, Mohammed Effat a
7.3.13
tech

The Kids Are Alright, Getting Less Fat

Forget the holiday gluttony: Kids across the US are slimming down. An encouraging new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention shows that obesity rates among American children--particularly children from low-income families--have...
Austin Considine
12.29.12
tech

America's Gun Lust Is Only Just Beginning

Between 3D-printing, rising production and still-lax regulations, Americans will have more access to guns than ever.
Brian Merchant
12.17.12
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