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This Short Doc Highlights the Effects of Gentrification on a City’s Music Scene

CBC's 'Where'd the Night Go?' investigates how Toronto artists, promoters, and venue owners survive in the face of rising rents.
Corinne Przybyslawski
4.25.17
Features
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
3.30.17
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'Bigger Than Fabric' Documentary Starring Irvine Welsh Explores the Fate of London's Club Culture

'Bigger Than Fabric' addresses the tough questions about the precarious state of nightlife in the city.
Alexander Iadarola
11.23.16
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Bushwig's Founders Say Gentrification Has Pushed the Annual Drag Festival out of Brooklyn

It was originally founded in Bushwick in 2012.
Alexander Iadarola
8.23.16
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Features

I Went to a Steampunk Rave in Bushwick and Learned to Accept Gentrification

How I need to stop worrying and love the mainstream.
Seva Granik
5.3.16
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london

Why We Have to Save Peckham, According to the DJs who Play There

Bok Bok, Pearson Sound, Ruf Dug and others on the importance of SE's cultural hub.
Alex Horne
11.25.15
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Angry Crown Heights Residents Are Trying to Shut Down Time Warp in New York

The latest in a string dance music events drawing the ire of New Yorkers.
Michelle Lhooq
11.5.15
Toronto
Toronto

Then & Now: Toronto Nightlife History, A Chapter on Footwork

In the face of King West's rampant condo‐ization and nightclub‐ificaiton, this beloved basement venue held it down for underground sounds.
Denise Benson
7.21.15
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THUMP Shorts

We Interviewed Denise Benson, the Author of 'Then & Now: Toronto Nightlife History'

We sat down with one of Canada's top sources for Canadian nightclubs, culture, and dance music.
Rachael D’Amore
7.20.15
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Words

Britain's Railways Created the Country's Biggest Clubs and Gentrification Shut Them Down

“If King’s Cross were human it would have crow’s feet, broken veins, a beer belly, stretch marks, and a filthy cackle.”
Adam Bychawski
11.7.14
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Words

I'm Getting Evicted From Detroit's Most Famous Techno Loft

The irony is unbearable. Kick people like us out to make room for people "like us."
Gustav Brovold and Andrew Roberts
2.20.14