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Features

Help, I'm Still Stuck in Hell, AKA Fyre Festival

Ja Rule's destination event is a disorganized free-for-all with ham and cheese sandwiches.
Dylan Caccamesi
4.28.17
Features

Dear Festival Promoters, Please Stop with the Gimmicky Lineup Announcements

I don't give a damn about your crop circles or info-stealing online game, just tell me who's performing.
Max Mertens
3.1.17
Thump

London Nightlife’s Racism Problem is Bigger Than You Think

DSTRKT made headlines last year for its questionable door policies, but discrimination on the West End goes way beyond one incident.
Angus Harrison
1.18.17
guide

A Bullshitter’s Guide to Getting an All Access Pass

You do not need to live life as a peasant in GA.
Chippy Nonstop
10.1.16
Op-Eds

The Golden Age of Music Festivals Is Over

Festivals are losing their basic tenets of culture, togetherness, and hedonism, in favor of comfort, luxury, safety, and snoozeboxes.
Ryan Bassil
4.29.16
Britain at Night

London Nightlife’s Racism Problem is Bigger Than You Think

DSTRKT made headlines last year for its questionable door policies, but discrimination on the West End goes way beyond one incident.
Angus Harrison
1.18.16
Stuff

This Is What It's Like to Be a VIP Party Host in Las Vegas

The World Series of Poker concluded in the City of Sin last night, so we got in touch with some VIP Party Hosts to talk about entertaining the wealthy guests who come to town to gamble and go on benders.
سامانثا ريا
6.23.15
SXSW 2015

I Took a Sponsored Plane with Nick Lachey to Austin to Explore the True Meaning of SXSW

If SXSW were really branded beyond the remotest shred of authenticity, no longer about the music, and deeply uncool, would I be headed to it on a marketing experience plane watching Nick Lachey film an episode his VH1 morning show?
Kyle Kramer
3.19.15
Words

Hold Up. Did Eve Put Out a House Banger With Riddim Commission?

You aren't dreaming—but probably are crazy, or will soon be after hearing the never before heard VIP of this bomb.
David Garber
10.2.14
The Blobby Boys & Friends

New Place

Fashion Cat hates your restaurant and your baby and he demands a VIP section.
Alex Schubert
8.21.14
Words

Win A VIP Trip To Party With Laidback Luke in Miami!

Fly South to hang with Luke at the sold-out Mixmash Records Pool Party. Enter now!
THUMP Staff
2.10.14
Music

Living the High Life in a Music Festival VIP Section

You might think it's not worth it to spend extra on a VIP pass. Think again, pal. FYF takes place in what looks like an abandoned cow pasture near Chinatown. As hot, dusty, and lacking in modern conveniences as a music festival can be, I knew that not...
Dave Schilling
8.26.13
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