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Is This Georgian Club the New Berghain?

Partying at Bassiani is a political statement against homophobia and Georgia’s narrow-minded drug policy.
Bo Hanna
6.16.17
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thump news

Former UK MP Nick Clegg Has Been Offered a Job as a DJ

A bar co-founded by his Labour party successor has offered him a night called "CLEGGERS PLAYS POP."
Alexander Iadarola
6.14.17
Features
Features

How Revolution Galvanized Egypt's Electronic Underground

We spent a few nights at Sandbox festival, surveying the scene in a country wracked by political upheaval.
Martin Guttridge-Hewitt
6.12.17
Features
Features

Festivals Need to be More Political than Ever

Ahead of this week's general election, we asked punters about the intricacies of parliament.
Simon Doherty
6.7.17
Features
Features

HARD Summer’s Video Director: “People Are Shaming Me Back to the Fart Jokes Where I Belong.”

Agata Alexander responds to criticism of her controversial trailer—and insists she wouldn't change a thing.
Rachel Kraus
5.5.17
Features
Features

WEDIDIT's ACLU Benefit Was About Fighting For Our Freedom to Do Whatever We Want

Including doing it doggystyle on the dancefloor.
Jazper Abellera
3.17.17
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Features

We Asked an International Law Expert if the UN Could Actually Ban Tech House

"The UN security council isn't even able to act on the war in Syria, so how would they pass a resolution banning tech house?"
Angus Harrison
3.16.17
Dancing VS the State
Dancing VS the State

How Toronto's Electronic Community Fought the City's Rave Ban and Won

An oral history of the 2000 iDance Rally that brought together DJs, music lovers, and politicians.
Benjamin Boles
3.7.17
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politics

This Dance Troupe Performs with Lasers in Their Butts

Young Boy Dancing Group's co-founder on challenging gender and sexuality with a laser in your anal sphincter.
Ali Gitlow
3.1.17
Features
Features

Why Throwing Raves in Forbidden Spaces is An Act of Political Resistance

Female-run DJ collective Mamba Negra explain why they are starting a social movement on the São Paulo streets.
Mamba Negra
2.22.17
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Features

Why Telling Musicians to "Stick to Music" is Dumb and Toxic

Stop telling musicians to be quiet and start telling them to get loud.
Austin Gebbia (AKA Dear Morni)
2.9.17
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Features

The Hard Lessons I Learned Sober Raving

Confessions of a reformed party girl.
Michelle Lhooq
2.9.17