heartbreakers

heartbreakers

What Can a Disco Record by a Dead Porn Star Teach Us About Life?

Dennis Parker's "Like an Eagle" is a strutting ode to the impermanence of pleasure.
Josh Baines
3.27.17
Features

The Eternal, Ballistic Brilliance of Mr Flagio’s “Take a Chance”

The finest Italo-disco record ever made.
Angus Harrison
2.3.17
heartbreakers

How Does Flo Rida's "Club Can't Handle Me" Make Going Out Sound Like the Saddest Thing Ever?

We've worked out three theories as to why this 2010 banger still turns grown men into weeping messes.
Josh Baines
7.12.16
heartbreakers

We Asked DJs to Pick Their Favorite Valentine's Day Tracks

In a special edition of our heartbreakers column, we asked selectors and writers to make us a loved-up playlist.
THUMP Staff
2.12.16
heartbreakers

Pachanga Boys' "Time" is Proof We're the Saddest, Proudest Creatures in the Entire Universe

By the end of the song you've fully contemplated your whole life three to four times, possibly more depending on what drugs you've taken.
Tom Usher
1.8.16
Stuff

Talking 1970s New York, Boring Politicians, and Pussy Riot with Richard Hell

We caught up with the legendary punk rocker turned memoirist and art critic to talk about his new book, 'Massive Pissed Love.'
Lincoln Michel
10.15.15
heartbreakers

DFA's Larry Gus on the Italian Prog Oddity that Changed His Life

"Quit Your Job, Walk Straight into Uncertainty and Jump From the 64th Floor Without a Safety Net" -
Larry Gus
9.23.15
heartbreakers

Roger Sanchez on the Dance Record That Always Makes Him Cry: "I Felt Like I Was Floating"

How an original Chicago classic changed a New Yorker's life forever.
Roger Sanchez
9.9.15
Words

Gui Boratto's Tears Are All Over His Remix of a Massive Attack Track

Everyone's favorite Brazilian architect-turned-producer steps up to tell us about the funny things "Unfinished Sympathy" does to him.
Gui Boratto
11.24.14
Words

Kasper Bjørke Remembers the Soundtrack to His Craziest Year

Rufus Wainwright remixed makes for big-room greatness.
Kasper Bjørke
9.17.14
Words

Todd Edwards Still Gets Goosebumps Thinking About Masters At Work's "I Can't Get No Sleep"

It's the turn of garage legend Edwards to tell us about the tune that full-on busts his ticker.
Todd Edwards
9.8.14
Words

Rave Legend Mark Archer On Why Frankie Knuckles Reduces Him To Tears

The Altern-8 rave legend talks us through the house track closest to his heart.
Mark Archer
9.2.14
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