The Family That Raves Together, Stays Together
Kevin Saunderson and his sons Dantiez and DaMarii are Detroit techno's first family.
Is It Ever Okay To Take Your Shirt Off in a Nightclub?
In the first installment of THUMP UK's new series, Debate Club, we discuss the ethics of going "taps aff" on a night out.
How Reagan Era New York Nightlife Could Provide a Template for the Next After-Dark Revolution
Charting the life and death of New York nightlife with author Tim Lawrence.
The Best Things We Saw on the Dance Music Internet This Week
From last-minute costumes to Paradise Garage classics, here's our list of the best things this week.
It's Time For Us to Praise the Godfathers of Gospel Disco
As a new compilation celebrates the very best of spiritually-leaning disco, we look at how even the stoniest atheist can find salvation on the dancefloor.
Larry Levan and the Paradise Garage’s Legacy Honored in an Upcoming Film
British actor Kobna Holdbrook-Smith stars as Levan.
François K Reflects on the Everlasting Legacy of Larry Levan and Paradise Garage
Just how did an alcohol-free members club become one of the most important spaces in dance music history?
Watch NYC Icon Danny Krivit Reflect on Paradise Garage, Jimi Hendrix, and 45 Years Behind the Booth
In our latest THUMP Specials, we also get a look inside Krivit's 80,000 strong record collection located across multiple storage units.
Arthur Russell's Influential Paradise Garage Anthem "Go Bang! #5" Is Being Reissued
The re-pressing of the 1982 Dinosaur L hit single will include remixes by Francois K and Walter Gibbons.
God Bless the Paradise Garage Bot
We pile praise on the Twitter bot that pumps out Larry Levan's favourite records all day every day.
Soichi Terada Reveals the Fake Asian Stereotypes Driving His Japanese House Sound
“I’ve always liked the misunderstood image of the Orient. It actually makes me really happy.”
The Untold Story of Joey Beltram, the Techno Titan Behind the 90s' Most Iconic Rave Anthems
How did the NYC-bred producer go from "Energy Flash" to collaborating with Laidback Luke?
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