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Features

NOLIFE Is the Frank Ocean-Endorsed Producer Bridging Hardcore and Musique Concrète

We talked to New York artist Sean Engvold about how isolation and urban environments inspired his latest EP.
Max Mertens
4.3.17
Features

Clubbing in Majority White Spaces Taught Me More About My Blackness and Queerness Than Daily Life

Finding QTPOC communities helped me overcome racial oppression and self-doubt.
Max Mohenu
9.15.16
thump news

Get On the Courts with Ratking Producer Sporting Life's EP 'Slam Dunk Vol. 1'

Listen to the New Yorker's surprise release for R&S Records featuring a Galcher Lustwerk remix.
Max Mertens
9.6.16
Features

Five Artists Tell Us About the Lasting Influence of 'Paris Is Burning’ 25 Years Later

Cakes Da Killa, Ghibli, and more on how Jennie Livingston's 1991 ballroom documentary impacted pop culture and LGBTQ communities.
Max Mohenu
8.12.16
techno

Discwoman Co-Founder Umfang Wants Listeners to Feel Her "Force" on New 1080p EP

"It's really inspiring to me when I see women that are so attracted to the heaviest sounds."
Cindy Li
8.11.16
thump news

GHE20G0TH1K Now Has a Record Label and Online Store

What’s next for the New York staple?
Krystal Rodriguez
6.19.16
Features

These GIFs of Mysteryland's Best Moments Might Cure Your FOMO—Or Make It Worse

Skrillex, Rezz, Bassnectar, Hudson Mohawke, and some killer shuffling.
THUMP Staff
6.17.16
thump news

The Former Owner of Pacha NYC Might Buy Verboten

The club has allegedly been put up for auction.
Krystal Rodriguez
6.12.16
Features

Meet Callie Reiff, the 16-Year-Old New York DJ Whose Fans Include A-Trak and Anna Lunoe

“The bouncers don’t really believe I’m there to play. They always do this double take.”
Rebecca Krauss
5.31.16
night visions

Meet the Stars of New York's Ballroom Community in THUMP's New Documentary

Our first episode of Night Visions, made possible by Lynx.
Made Possible By Lynx
5.12.16
thump news

Beloved NYC Record Shop Other Music to Close in June

The independent music institution opened back in 1995, and will shut down its operation on June 25.
Alexander Iadarola
5.10.16
thump presents

Get a Wealth of Video Tutorials and Lectures Filmed from the Native Session Series

The videos include Fatima Al Qadiri, Lotic, and Philip Sherburne.
THUMP Staff
5.1.16