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The Weeknd's Mysterious Producer Prince 85 Made Us a Mix of French Electro and Hip-Hop

The Parisian beatmaker cooks up 46 minutes of trap bruisers, 90s big beat, and sinister synth instrumentals.
Max Mertens

Jump-Start Your Week with This Daft Punk and Beastie Boys Mashup Album

Toronto DJ and producer Coins' 'Daft Science' is such a no-brainer we can't believe somebody didn't think of it sooner.
THUMP Canada Staff
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Listen to The Weeknd and Daft Punk's Second Collaboration "I Feel It Coming" Now

The Toronto R&B singer's third studio album 'Starboy' comes out Nov. 25 via XO/Republic Records.
Max Mertens
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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
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THUMP Mix: Harrison

Fresh off the release of his debut album, the Toronto producer delivers a funky soundtrack for your weekly poker night.
Max Mertens

X Avant Is the Toronto Experimental Festival Creating Dialogue Between Diverse Communities

With its eleventh edition kicking off this week, artistic director David Dacks discusses the importance of building sustainable scenes.
Tom Beedham
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Chippy Nonstop Teams Up with Waspy for Bollywood Banger "Bubble Up"

"I'm the number one goddess, come, come my way."
Max Mohenu

Here's How Clubs Can Help Reduce Sexual Assault and Harassment

From better security training to bystander intervention, six tips for making venues safer for everybody.
Sarah Ratchford

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

Toronto Producer Harrison Is Okay, He Promises

Spotlight: As he preps his debut LP, the 21-year-old is learning to navigate the industry's strangeness with a smile on his face.
Max Mertens
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Someone Allegedly Snuck a Lion Cub Into a Canadian Nightclub This Weekend

A patron at Toronto lounge Lavelle made an exotic animal their plus one.
Max Mohenu
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Behind-the-Scenes of a New Exhibition Celebrating the Life of Frankie Knuckles

Chicago artist Theaster Gates gives us a tour of his thought-provoking Canadian show "How To Build a House Museum."
THUMP Canada Staff