Germany

Features

Trump-era Techno & 9 More Things We Loved on the Dance Music Internet

Movement, Suzanne Ciani, Marcus Kaye and more make our list of the week's best things.
Britt Julious
6.4.17
Features

I Went To Planet Giegling and Never Want To Go Home

The mysterious German crew took over New York this past weekend for three days of art and techno.
Jesse Weiss
2.8.17
2016

11 Festivals That Were Actually Worth Going to This Year

Festivals can be sweltering, crowded, and expensive, but sometimes it pays off with one perfect weekend.
THUMP Staff
12.15.16
Features

The Odd Couple, or How Tuff City Kids Have Got the Magic Touch

We spoke to Gerd Janson and Phillip Lauer about their phenomenal debut album 'Adoldesscent.'
John Thorp
10.24.16
Features

How Did the Small German City of Dusseldorf Change Electronic Music Forever?

In conversation with musician and writer Rudi Esch.
Daniel Dylan Wray
10.13.16
Features

Slamming Colour on the Canvas: A Conversation with German Piano Maestro Hauschka

Acclaimed composer Volker Bertelmann opens up about his latest project, scoring Garth Davis' film 'Lion.'
Tina Hassannia
9.27.16
thump news

German Police Allegedly Confuse Viagra for Ecstasy in Traffic Stop

During a long legal battle over the accused's drivers license, the pill mysteriously went missing.
Philipp Kutter
8.22.16
thump news

Suicide Bomber Outside German Music Festival Kills One

Ten people have also been injured in the attack.
Britt Julious
7.25.16
Features

I Got Turned Away From Berghain Last Sunday and I’m Totally Blaming Brexit

We sent our most intrepid reporter down to the famed techno fortress to see what the chances of a Brit abroad getting in were in a post-Brexit world.
John Lucas
7.19.16
thump news

The Space Disco Cover in This Cat-Filled German Commercial is Actually Pretty Significant

If you don't know it, your disco-loving parents definitely do.
Krystal Rodriguez
6.10.16
Features

This Music Festival Housed in a Former Nazi Vacation Complex Is Getting Displaced by Gentrification

The Her Damit festival is getting pushed out of the infamous Prora complex—which is rapidly getting bought out in place of luxury apartments.
Thomas Vorreyer
4.12.16
deep dive

The Organizer of a Berlin Sex Party Explains What It's Like to DJ an Orgy

Apparently, people don't like fucking to Goa trance anymore.
J FL
3.14.16