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We Discuss Whether DJs Should Use Their Platform for Politics on Episode 1 of the THUMP Podcast

Every week, THUMP's Editor-in-Chief Emilie Friedlander and a panel of guests discuss the stories shaping nightlife.
Colin Joyce
2.23.17
Features

Celebrate Valentine's Day Right with This 7-Hour David Mancuso Mix from the Loft

On the party's 47th anniversary, its message of universal love and tolerance still feels radical.
Ezra Marcus
2.14.17
thump news

Colleen “Cosmo” Murphy Shares David Mancuso Tribute Mix

The Loft founder’s protégé turned in a two-hour session for Solid Steel Radio.
Krystal Rodriguez
12.2.16
Features

It’s Time to Start Thinking About How Queer Nightlife Can Move Forward Under Trump

How the rave scene responds to crisis is what really matters.
Michelle Lhooq
11.30.16
Features

"The Music Plays Us": Lessons I Learned from David Mancuso

With a friendship that spanned decades, Douglas Sherman was one of the late David Mancuso's earliest and closest disciples.
Douglas Sherman
11.23.16
Features

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.
John Thorp
11.22.16
Features

The Best Things We Saw on the Dance Music Internet This Week

Daft Punk, David Mancuso, Lorenzo Senni, and more make our list of the best things this week.
Britt Julious
11.19.16
Features

Nicky Siano, Kerri Chandler, Caroline Polachek, and More Reflect on David Mancuso's Remarkable Legacy

We talked to a collection of beloved DJs, writers, and producers about how they were touched by the Loft.
David Garber
11.18.16
Features

David Mancuso Taught Us That Being Selfless Is The Ultimate Act of Rebellion

Colleen "Cosmo" Murphy, Mancuso's most trusted protégé, reflects on the rich life and legacy of her mentor.
Colleen Murphy
11.16.16
Features

Love Saves The Day: A Soundtrack For Transcending This Terrible, Terrible Year

Twelve wonderful tracks to alleviate twelve horrible months.
James Darton
11.16.16
obituary

David Mancuso, Iconic DJ and Founder of the Loft, Has Died at 72

According to reports spreading on social media Monday night, the legendary selector has passed away.
Colin Joyce
11.15.16
Features

The Best Things We Saw on the Dance Music Internet This Week

Scuba, Space Ibiza, Patrick Cowley and Moscoman make our list of the best things things week.
Britt Julious
10.8.16