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Features

DJs Shouldn’t Have to Live With Constant Ringing in Their Ears

Laidback Luke, Roger Sanchez, and more on the dangers of hearing loss and what they do to protect themselves.
Benjamin Boles
8.9.16
Joey Beltram

The Untold Story of Joey Beltram, the Techno Titan Behind the 90s' Most Iconic Rave Anthems

How did the NYC native go from “Energy Flash” to collaborating with Laidback Luke?
Bruce Tantum
3.11.16
thump exclusive premiere

Listen to Rave Pioneer Joey Beltram's Festival-Ready Banger

Beltram's new track "Together" has also been remixed by producers Laidback Luke, Wiwek, and Jewelz & Sparks.
Michael Scott Barron
2.26.16
2015

10 of Our Favorite DJs Remember The Best, Worst, and Most Ridiculous Moments in 2015

A-Trak, Laidback Luke, MikeQ, The Black Madonna, and more look back on a crazy year in music.
THUMP Staff
12.14.15
Eric Prydz

Eric Prydz Criticizes Opener Who Played His Music

It's dance music's unspoken rule.
Ezra Marcus
10.25.15
clubscape

Holland's Legendary Photographer Rudgr Shows Us 20 Years of Dance Music

Believe it or not, Tiësto used to crush the vinyl.
Connie Chan
10.15.15
deep dives

The New Payola: Chart-Rigging and Scams in the EDM Bubble

The difference between 100 plays and 100,000 plays is the same as it’s ever been: a briefcase full of bills.
Gigen Mammoser
9.24.15
thump news

Floating Points, Daniel Avery, Laidback Luke, and More Are Bringing Heat to the 8th Brooklyn Electronic Music Festival

Get ready for one of Brooklyn's finest weekends.
THUMP Staff
9.24.15
ATLANTA

Kaskade, Maya Jane Coles, Bassnectar, Porter Robinson, and More Join TomorrowWorld 2015 Lineup

September is closer than you think.
THUMP Staff
6.30.15
Festival Season!

We Found the Inner Kandi Kid in Your Favorite DJs at EDC

What is Dillon Francis's spirit animal? Who would The Chainsmokers take a selfie with?
THUMP Staff
5.22.15
Festival Season!

Together Festival: How Boston Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Dance Music

The sixth edition of Together, with headliners Mano Le Tough, Andy Stott, Laidback Luke and Martyn, proves that Beantown is increasingly comfortable in its own skin.
Greg Scruggs
5.19.15
Festival Season!

Laidback Luke and DVBBS Reveal Surprises at Miami Music Week

We chat with Laidback Luke and DVBBS at the THUMP Miami Beach House.
THUMP Staff
3.26.15