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THUMP Mix: Chrissy

The Chicago-based dance music historian is at the top of his game.
David Garber
7.21.17
Pride 2017

We Need to Talk About the Queer Community's Meth and GHB Epidemic

Our nonchalant attitude towards this problem is just as detrimental as the drugs themselves.
Anthony "aCe" Pabey
6.30.17
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So Drove Enlists CupcakKe, Kreayshawn, and TT The Artist for Debut Song

Listen to the genre-hopping Los Angeles producer's gleeful posse cut "Get Ya Shine On."
Alexander Iadarola
6.30.17
thump news

This Museum Exhibit Will Teach You About "the Night Disco Died"

Find the display on 1979's Disco Demolition Night at Chicago's Elmhurst History Museum until October 8.
Krystal Rodriguez
6.29.17
Features

Larry Heard Talks Us Through the Making of "Can You Feel It"

Ahead of his performance at London's Sunfall, we spoke to the house pioneer about how one of the 20th century's greatest works of art came to be.
Josh Baines
6.28.17
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Redlight's Guest Mix is a Speed-Limit Breaking Stunner

The Bristolian bass-obsessive's given us an hour long mix and an exclusive listen to his new single on Unknown to the Unknown.
Josh Baines
5.3.17
thump news

House Legend Farley “Jackmaster” Funk Donating Birthday Proceeds to a Chicago College

The Chicago house legend is celebrating his 55th birthday.
Britt Julious
4.29.17
Berlin

Here's 17 Record Stores You Should Visit Before You Die

From Canada to China, our guide to the top destinations for vinyl aficionados.
Corinne Przybyslawski
4.27.17
Features

Black Promoters Are Taking Back Chicago's Nightlife

Musicians and event creators are fighting systematic racism by creating spaces for themselves.
Britt Julious
4.27.17
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Teklife's Sirr Tmo Shares Forceful Footwork Remix of Khallee

"Black Car" is off the Brooklyn-based vocalist's new EP 'Troll.'
Ezra Marcus
4.6.17
dancing vs. state

The 10 Best Cities For Partying in the USA

An *extremely* scientific study.
THUMP Staff
3.9.17
rave curious

Chrissy Isn't Afraid To Name and Shame

The Smart Bar resident lights up the illicit underground on this episode of the Rave Curious Podcast
Joshua Glazer
3.2.17