The ‘Spider-Man’ Game Is Better Than Marvel’s Best Spidey Movie

From the movies to the comic books, no 'Spider-Man' adaptation has ever made me cry like this game has. That means something.
Noel Ransome
thump news

Middlelands Music Festival Not Invited Back for 2018

The Texas Renaissance Festival told Insomniac officials on Thursday that the music festival was not welcome for next year.
Britt Julious
thump news

MK, J.Phlip, and AC Slater to Headline Middlelands' Trinity Vale Stage

The inaugural edition of the Medieval-themed festival will take place in Texas this May.
Alexander Iadarola
thump news

Insomniac's Halloween Escape Festival Will Have On-Site Drug Education

It’s the first time the promoter has allowed this kind of service in over a decade.
Krystal Rodriguez

EDC's 20-Year Anniversary Poster is a Secret Tribute to One of the Greatest Album Covers of All Time

The strikingly familiar image proves remixing isn't limited to music.
Michaelangelo Matos
thump news

Insomniac’s Pasquale Rotella Avoids Jail Time in Los Angeles Coliseum Court Case

The years-long trial comes to an end over prosecution misconduct.
Krystal Rodriguez
thump news

A 20-Year-Old Woman Has Died After Attending EDC Las Vegas

Drugs are now believed to have been a factor.
Krystal Rodriguez

How Do We Stop Drug Deaths At Festivals?

America's drug policies have been putting ravers at risk for years. But there are signs that the way we think about drug and raves is shifting.
Anna Codrea-Rado
deep dives

Is Gloving an Art Form Or a Drug Accessory? We Investigated the Crackdown on LED Gloves at EDM Festivals

Ravers say they are being unfairly persecuted and harassed. Festival promoters think otherwise.
Sophie Weiner
thump exclusive video

Powell Squashes Albini Beef and Blesses Us With His New Video "Should Have Been a Drummer"

After the billboard battle has quietened down, we got the first interview with Diagonal boss Powell about Steve Albini, marine biology, and his new video.
Josh Baines
burning man

I Spent a Week Riding a Mutant Vehicle at Burning Man, and Here's What I Learned

The story behind Burning Man's most hardcore art piece on wheels.
Charmaine Lewis
Los Angeles

The Hunt for the Raviest Raver at Nocturnal Wonderland

We went in deep with Insomniac's kandi-clad army to ask them what it means to be a raver.
Jennica Abrams