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The Global Electronic Music Industry is Now Worth $7.1 Billion

The 2016 IMS Business Report found that industry growth has slowed down, but it has "sustainable wide-scale appeal."
Alexander Iadarola
5.25.16
Asia

Pete Tong Shares 8 Observations for the Future of Electronic Music in Asia

After taking place in the IMS Asia-Pacific conference, the iconic radio host looks into his crystal ball.
THUMP Staff
1.8.16
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Quarter of Men Think They Get PMS Too, According to a New Survey

A British poll found that 26 percent of males experience the same monthly symptoms associated with menstruation.
VICE Staff
11.20.15
IBIZA

Electronic Music Industry Now Worth Close to $7 Billion Amid Slowing Growth

The annual report from IMS shows flatlining record sales and moderate gains in streaming while the live sector holds steady.
Zel McCarthy
5.25.15
Los Angeles

Ingrosso Chickens Out, Chuck D Rants, and Other Highlights of IMS Engage

Why does dance music have so many conferences?
Zel McCarthy and Jemayel Khawaja
4.16.15
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​IMS Engage Will Be a Battle Royale of Dance Music Brainpower

Troxler. Ingrosso. Quincy Jones. Lyor Cohen. Dave Grutman. One Conference. Endless knowledge.
Jemayel Khawaja
4.8.15
Words

This Grades Remix of Nile Rodgers is Already an Ibiza Anthem

Can we just go on vacation now? Like, right now?
THUMP Staff
6.7.14
Words

EDM is Richer Than 43 Countries (and Other Fun Facts From The IMS Annual Business Report)

It's raining money as EDM takes over the world. Check out some of these crazy stats.
Jemayel Khawaja
5.22.14
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Everything You Missed from IMS Engage, LA’s Dance Music Conference

Talking shop with Moby, David Lynch, Pete Tong and more.
Lauren Schwartzberg
4.28.14