Interviews

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

We Spoke to Five Veteran School Dance DJs to Find Out What the Kids Are Listening to These Days

The "Cha Cha Slide" knows not age, knows not time, knows not death.
Kyle MacNeill
10.19.16
Features

Hot Sauces and Hotter Beats: A Conversation Between DJ Jazzy Jeff and Skratch Bastid

The veteran Philadelphia DJ and producer talks mentorship and sharing music with Canada's favorite selector and BBQ host.
Max Mertens
7.20.16
Features

​We Got Life Advice from Some Crazy Kids Raging in a Pool at What The Festival

We got weird in the woods at the Pacific Northwest's best boutique festival.
Jemayel Khawaja
6.23.16
Festival Season!

​We Asked the Hippies at Lightning in a Bottle What Being a Hippie Is All About

An anthropological study from the heart of the transformational festival scene
Jemayel Khawaja
6.2.16
the range

The Range Dove Deep into YouTube to Make His Most Poignant Album Yet

How James Hinton forged personal connections with the undiscovered singers and rappers he samples on 'Potential.'
Gary Suarez
3.10.16
Festival Season!

Claude VonStroke Asked Fans at CRSSD Festival the Weirdest Questions He Could Think Of

The Dirtybird head honcho cozies up to the crowd.
Jemayel Khawaja
3.8.16
Interviews

Meet An Expresso, the 23-Year-Old Producer Behind Azealia Banks' "The Big Big Beat"

How the New York rapper recruited the Anaheim "house head" for her latest single.
Max Mertens
2.29.16
Auto-Tune

How an Oil Engineer Created Auto-Tune and Changed Music Forever

An interview with the revolutionary audio processor's inventor Andy Hildebrand.
Greg Eckard
2.25.16
thump news

Enigmatic Electro-Acoustic Duo Woo Dig Through Their Archives for New Album

"Awaawaa" gathers unreleased material from 1976-1982.
Michael Scott Barron
2.4.16
Interviews

Fred Falke’s Retro Fantasies Are Right On Time

The French house veteran returns after half a decade with a sunny outlook and a stunning new EP.
Larry Fitzmaurice
12.11.15
deep dives

Oneohtrix Point Never Told Us the Story Behind Every Single Track On 'Garden of Delete'

The Brooklyn-based producer's sixth album is full of pubescent shape-shifting and horror movie flashbacks.
Emilie Friedlander
11.16.15