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In Conversation with the Prolific Detroit Beatmaker, Tall Black Guy

Jacky Sommer of Analog Soul interviews one of her heroes—plus scores THUMP an exclusive mix in celebration of his new album.
David Garber
11.21.16
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thump news

Harrison's "Checkpoint Titanium" Video is a Gritty Tribute to Detroit's Fighting Spirit

Take a tour of the Motor City's boxing gyms in the Toronto producer's latest visual.
Max Mertens
11.11.16
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Features

Is Moodymann Dance Music's Last True Mystery?

We went to Liverpool to spend some time in the company of Detroit's prodigal son.
Angus Harrison
10.17.16
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off the record

Dance Music 101: An Online Reading Course

Brush up on your knowledge of the major electronic genres with the latest installment of Off the Record.
Michaelangelo Matos
9.22.16
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The Onion Not Only Knows What Ghettotech Is, They're Experts

They recently published an article from the perspective of an old man complaining about teens and their newfangled beats.
Alexander Iadarola
9.15.16
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thump news

Danny Brown Raps About Sex, Money, and Artichokes on the Evian Christ-Produced Banger "Pneumonia"

Hear the Detroit rapper's collaboration with the UK producer from his forthcoming album 'Atrocity Exhibition.'
Max Mohenu
8.22.16
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thump news

Here's a Brief Animated History of EDM, as Told by Spotify

The first episode of the streaming platform’s new web series teaches the roots of dance music.
Krystal Rodriguez
8.12.16
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Features

Carl Craig Took Me on a Tour of Detroit’s Most Sacred Techno Landmarks

From Juan Atkin's record label Metroplex to the streets where 80s tailgating parties took place, this is the side of the city that most tourists don't get to see.
Michelle Lhooq
8.1.16
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thump news

Theo Parrish Criticises Dance Music Community's Response to Recent Police Brutality

"You better learn to listen with your body, you better play from your heart. It was a preference before, now it's essential.​"
Angus Harrison
7.14.16
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thump news

Omar-S Gives Away an EP of His Signature Raw Techno

He produced its two tracks in his backyard with a bunch of vintage Roland gear.
Alexander Iadarola
7.12.16
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techno

A Conversation From a Rave Road Trip With Derek Plaslaiko

The Rave Curious podcast hits a California highway with the Bunker NYC resident.
Joshua Glazer
7.8.16
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Features

Moodymann’s Private Prince Palace is Detroit’s Best-Kept Secret

I wandered into the enigmatic Detroit legend's home and found wonders both delightful and strange.
Michelle Lhooq
6.10.16