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Why Is Buenos Aires Waging a War on Electronic Music?

Drug deaths at Time Warp sparked a city-wide ban on dance music events.
Frederick Bernas
5.13.16
Features

Why This Festival Could Spark Cuba's Electronic Music Revolution

Manana won over Cuba's government with the promise of cross-cultural collaboration. Now it needs to convince the people.
Greg Scruggs
5.4.16
Festival Season!

Cuba Has an Exciting Electronic Music Scene—Here Are 8 of Our Favorite Producers

Whether you're into soulful rumba or driving techno, these are the Cuban artists you should be watching.
Greg Scruggs
5.2.16
Features

I Spent 12 Hours at a Drone Festival and It Made the World Seem Like a Better Place

Basilica Hudson’s annual fest celebrating harsh abstractions proved the proper place to overcome some of my skepticism and neuroses.
Kevin Lozano
4.27.16
Features

Inside the Thought-Provoking Museum Protesting the War on Drugs

Portraits made from crystal meth and other exhibitions threw into sharp relief the true cost of an unjust system.
Greg Scruggs
4.26.16
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What Do Coachella's EDM Bros Think About EDM Bros?

An anthropological study.
Jemayel Khawaja
4.22.16
Features

How Electronic Producers Around the World are Responding to the Refugee Crisis

From Syria's Hello Pyschaleppo​ to Turkish-German DJ Ipek, producers are finding new ways to express the inexpressible.
Anna Codrea-Rado
4.14.16
Festival Season!

THUMP UK's Bringing Bob Moses, George FitzGerald, Kiasmos (Live), and More to Lovebox 2016

Check out who's playing our stage at one of the UK's sickest summer festival.
THUMP Staff
4.5.16
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Hudson Mohawke, Moodymann, and More Added to Mysteryland 2016

The entirety of the Phase 2 lineup has been revealed.
Alexander Iadarola
4.4.16
ultra

Here's What an American Festival Looks Like Through the Eyes of an English Photographer

Clue: think superclub designed by Hieronymus Bosch.
THUMP Staff
4.4.16
thump news

Seth Troxler's BBQ Joint Smokey Tails Gets a Permanent Home

The world-class DJ is also an award-winning BBQ chef.
Michael Scott Barron
4.2.16
Brooklyn

SOPHIE Joins Massive NYC Performance Art Team to Co-Score a Piece on Authority

Musicians also include Caroline Polachek, Dev Hynes, Dan Deacon, and Pictureplane.
Michael Scott Barron
4.2.16