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Panteros666 Unleashes a "Post-Hardstyle" Heater On Casual Gabberz' Essential New Compilation

Welcome to the gabber revival.
Michelle Lhooq
2.16.17
Features

Photos of the Beautiful Freaks at America's Biggest Gabber Festival

We went to Vegas to scope out America's gabber scene—even the satanists were super nice!
Adam Schwarz
6.22.16
Premieres

Summer Ghost Builds a New Relationship Between Beauty and Destruction with "Catechism/Muzzle"

Music that can best be described in associative feelings and imagery rather than adjectives, like watching a natural disaster in slow motion or seeing the earth explode from space.
Noisey Staff
3.11.16
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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
3.2.16
Star Wars

We Unearthed the Internet's Best and Worst Star Wars-Inspired Music

May The "Extended Trap Jersey Club Minimal House Edit" Be With You.
Gigen Mammoser
12.18.15
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This Video of Poodles Raving is the Most Confusing Thing on the Internet

We unsolved the mystery of how twenty dogs learned to dance to hardstyle in synchronicity. It's not a happy ending.
THUMP Staff
9.9.15
Music

[Exclusive] Building the Largest Hardstyle Festival in Australia

Talking to Matt Chromatic, creative director, about the process of making "an abrasive yet somewhat wonderful playground" for hardcore techno, hard house, and hard trance fans.
Ingrid Kesa
8.31.15
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How to Shuffle Like a Pro

Drum and bass has skanking, house music has jacking, but no genre of dance music is as closely tied into its particular style of dance as hardstyle is to shuffling.
Trino Trevino
3.25.15
Words

All Hail the Godfather of Canadian Hardstyle: James Bayliss

Heavy wobbles and vicious drops at 150 BPM are headed for the True North strong and free.
Connie Chan
10.2.14
Words

Festival Fit: The Hardest Bodies of Defqon.1

"When I go to a festival, people like to see me ripped."
Michelle Lhooq
7.7.14
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Defqon.1 Recap: The Agony and Ecstasy of the World’s Biggest Hardstyle Festival

Fuck regular life. We jumped into the unbridled hedonism that is Defqon.1.
Michelle Lhooq
7.2.14
Words

Dash Berlin’s 5 EDC Artists to Watch  

When 6am on Monday morning rolls around, we’re all #dashers. Check out his picks..
THUMP Staff
6.16.14
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