French Touch, Kerri Chandler, Miami Music Week and more make our list of the week's best things.
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Every week, we round up a list of our favorite videos, stories, mixes and other dance music-related news from our own site and other places across the internet. Here's our list. We think you'll enjoy it.
1. Swing Ting Guest Mix
It may be cold this weekend, but summer is just around the corner. Fall in love with this new guest mix, created exclusively for THUMP, by Swing Ting.
2. Suzanne Ciani
The BBC interviewed classic electronic musician and composer Suzanne Ciani about her early 60s recordings and how she first came to make electronic music.
3. Miami Music Week
What happens to Miami Music Week in today's post-EDM world?
THUMP features editor Michelle Lhooq travels down to Miami for Miami Music Week and asks whether the annual festival has reached its peak.
4. The influence of classic jams on modern EDM
How did our mainstream movement of EDM develop and where do its roots begin?
Dance Music Northwest crafted this smart and engaging compilation of how classic dance tracks influence contemporary EDM.
5. Walk for Me
THUMP editor in chief Emilie Friedlander spoke with director Elegance Bratton of Walk for Me, a new film about motherhood in ballroom culture.
6. Superpitcher returns
... and he's shared a new track, "Pocket Love," exclusively with THUMP. Learn more about the track and read our interview with the producer.
8. Kerri Chandler
Mixmag profiles contemporary icon Kerri Chandler and shares stories from his youth.
9. Is nightlife actually a CIA plot?
10. French Touch Classics
Mixmag created a clever mix featuring their list of 30 French Touch classics.