Halifax

Features

7 Tips for Starting Your Own DIY Music Festival

The organizers of Halifax's OBEY Convention tell us how they've survived a decade of rejecting the mainstream.
Michael Rancic
5.25.17
Features

This Cheesy, 1980s Promotional Video for a Smalltown Nightclub is UK Nightlife's Finest Hour

Halifax's Coliseum was the only club in the country that featured crocodiles and French cuisine. You'll want to go back in time ASAP.
Josh Baines
10.26.16
Features

How Real Estate Trends and Zoning Bylaws Are Threatening Canadian Nightlife

From Vancouver to Halifax, we talk to city planning experts to find out the challenges facing clubs and venues.
Benjamin Boles
9.15.16
my city

THUMP Canada Presents "My City"

Tastemakers in Vancouver, Calgary, Toronto, Montreal, and Halifax tell us about their year.
THUMP Canada Staff
12.18.15
thump guide

10 Canadian New Year's Eve Parties That Don't Suck

Don't have plans yet? We've got you covered.
THUMP Canada Staff
12.17.15
Features

Skratch Bastid on Why Gwen West is the Best Halifax DJ You've Never Heard Of

THUMP's "My City" year end series heads to the East Coast.
Skratch Bastid
12.16.15
thump exclusive stream

Bit Funk is “Off The Ground” in a Tropical Breeze

Tropical house from the nu-disco titan.
Julia Martineau
10.6.15
northmix

NORTHMIX: PINEO

After surviving the Nepal earthquake, he’s back with his next odyssey.
Rebecca Krauss
9.21.15
house

Twenty Something Years Later, DJ Colette and DJ Heather Are Still The Leading Ladies of House

The genre-bending Chicagoan duo take a breather from their North America tour to check-in with THUMP.
Natasha MacDonald-Dupuis
7.21.15
Festival Season!

VELD Music Festival Takes a Page From Digital Dreams’ Book, Introduces New Health and Safety Resources

Complimentary health and safety kits, amnesty boxes, and PSAs between DJ sets—it's a whole new VELD.
Rachael D’Amore
7.20.15
Skratch Bastid

Skratch Bastid Launches Skratch School, His ‘How-to DJ Lessons’ Video Series

Paul Murphy wants to share his know-how with you, free of charge.
Natasha MacDonald-Dupuis
7.16.15
Festival Season!

Evolve Festival in Nova Scotia Almost Got Cancelled For Offering Free Drug Testing to Attendees

The festival’s insurance company were none too pleased, but the party goes on.
Natasha MacDonald-Dupuis
7.8.15