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Decibel Festival to Return in 2018 with LA and Seattle Editions

The popular West Coast electronic music and arts festival is making a comeback after going on hiatus.
Greg Scruggs
6.7.17
Features

Asians Need More Visibility in Dance Music

Meet the Seattle promoter booking all-Asian DJ lineups.
Greg Scruggs
4.5.17
Features

How a New Festival for Female, Non-Binary, and Trans Artists Plans to Crush the Patriarchy (Eventually)

TUFFEST in Seattle is pushing marginalized communities into the spotlight—and asking cis, white men to step aside.
Amber Cortes
7.13.16
thump news

Seattle’s Decibel Festival Won't Be Happening This Year

The electronic music and arts festival inspired by MUTEK is taking an "extended break."
Greg Scruggs
7.11.16
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
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NAVVI's Debut Album Is a Portrait of a Shadowy Romance

'Omni' is out today with Hush Hush records.
Michael Scott Barron
5.27.16
Festival Season!

Decibel Proves (Again) that DIY Festivals are Better than Corporate Mega-Raves

The week-long Seattle techno rager knows that it's not about getting big, it's about being fucking awesome.
Jemayel Khawaja
9.30.15
Festival Season!

Decibel Festival Stays Defiantly DIY Despite Seattle's Changing Tides

The techno-leaning electronic fest keeps it underground, no matter how many tech-bros flood the PNW.
Greg Scruggs
9.24.15
thump news

​THUMP and Q Nightclub to Partner for Decibel Festival

M.A.N.D.Y, Julio Bashmore, Cyril Hahn, Shiba San, Andhim, Soulection, and you. See you in Seattle.
THUMP Staff
9.9.15
Features

Noise Yoga Is a Thing—and It's Actually Pretty Sick

Downward dog meets industrial sludge in Seattle's experimental noise community.
Michelle Lhooq
7.24.15
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THUMP + i-D Present: The Ultimate New Year's Eve Guide 2015

THUMP is bringing the tunes and i-D is bringing the style. Between us, we got your New Year's Eve covered.
THUMP Staff
12.29.14
Words

Lucas' Debut 'Clearing' EP is Melancholy at its Most Acute

For fans of old-growth forests and overcast skies.
Ziad Ramley
11.18.14