I Went to a Corporate Pride Event and It Was Complicated
There’s a delicate balance between being critical of institutions and not shaming the LGBTQ+ people who derive joy or money from them.
Felix Da Housecat and Jamie Principle Share Steamy Video For "Touch Your Body"
Joined by Trax Records affiliate Vince Lawrence, the trio calls themselves The 312.
The Faces of Brooklyn's Queer Party Scene
This photo series captures LBGTQ nightlife's movers and shakers in the light of day.
A Timeline of Christopher Street, New York LGBTQ Nightlife's Most Storied Thoroughfare
The key events that happened in the world’s most famous LGBTQ street.
Join THUMP and Output for a Pride Closing Party with Pulse’s Resident DJs
We’re taking over Output’s rooftop for a sunset party to benefit the Pulse Victims Fund.
The Best New Year's Kiss I Ever Had
Papi Juice illustrator Mohammed Fayaz finds community and cuties one fateful night at the QTPOC Brooklyn party.
Inside 'Party Out Of Bounds,' an Art Exhibition Exploring Nightlife as a Form of Activism
A look back at the history of LBGTQ clubbing from disco to AIDS—through the lens of visual art.
Remembering Queer Icon Sylvester, Disco's Most Unsung Hero
We talked to the creators of “Mighty Real,” a soon-to-be Broadway musical about the life of the late androgynous legend.
LGBTQ Women Don't Feel Comfortable at Pride, Study Says
While the annual parade is supposed to be a celebration of LGBTQ people of all genders, a new survey found that women aren't welcomed as much as they should be.
DJ Harvey’s Life is One Giant Queer Disco—and Everyone’s Invited
The veteran British DJ opens up about sexuality and his philosophy of inclusive hedonism.
Why Are There So Few Parties Where Trans People Feel Safe?
Trans parties need to be recognized as distinct spaces with their own values and culture.
New York’s Best Gay Bars and Clubs
From the iconic Stonewall Inn to the oldest gay bar in Manhattan, THUMP’s guide to the hottest gay nightlife spots in the city.