Clinical study using MDMA to treat alcoholism yields promising results

Back in April of this year, Imperial College London began clinical trials for the treatment of alcoholism through the use of MDMA-assisted therapy. The small study conducted on four willing participants who suffered from alcoholism took place over eight weeks. Each participated in weekly hour-long therapy sessions as well as …

Lindsey Stirling Releases "The Upside" & "Underground" From Forthcoming Fifth Studio Album

Lindsey Stirling is preparing to release her fifth studio album, Artemis, due out September 6. Leading up to the release, she’s dropped two singles, “The Upside” and “Underground.” The two tracks represent vastly different sides Stirling’s still evolving style, the first engaging more with the pumped up electronic, progressive sound and …

Imports of ketamine into the Netherlands up to 800 kilograms from 2.6kg in two years

It seems like those living in the Netherlands have a taste for ketamine. Authorities seized 800 kilograms of ketamine going into the Netherlands in 2018, a massive rise from the 2.6kg in 2016. NOS, the Dutch broadcaster, released data demonstrating the massive increase of imports of ket into the country. …

Malta’s District announces star-studded summer line-up

District Malta has announced a star-studded line-up for the summer. Patrick Topping, Denis Sulta (pictured), Mella Dee, Cinthie, Brame & Hamo and Alex Virgo are among the international acts playing District’s Friday residency at the all-new Treehaus in UNO Village, which begins on June 28. District, now in its sixth …

Another Major US City Just Decriminalized Mushrooms, Following Denver's Lead

First Denver, now Oakland. The city council in Oakland this week unanimously voted to decriminalize hallucinogenic fungi, otherwise known as “magic mushrooms” or “shrooms,” the active chemical in which is psilocybin. Pursuing leads related to magic mushrooms is hardly an effective use police time, advocates the resolution believe it will allow law …

Oakland is the second US city to decriminalize magic mushrooms

Following close behind Denver’s monumental decision in May, Oakland is now the second city in the US to vote to decriminalize psilocybin and all other “natural” sources of psychedelics. Oakland’s City Council’s public safety committee held its first public hearing on the resolution on May 28, and the measure passed …

Oakland becomes second US City to decriminalize magic mushrooms

Following close behind Denver’s monumental decision in May, Oakland is now the second city in the US to vote to decriminalize psilocybin and all other “natural” sources of psychedelics. Oakland’s City Council’s public safety committee held its first public hearing on the resolution on May 28, and the measure passed …

LSD could help people overcome alcohol dependency

A new study suggests that taking psychedelic drugs like LSD and magic mushrooms could help overcome alcohol dependency. A survey was sent to 343 people who had experienced problems with alcohol before they took psychedelics. The results revealed that many of the participants had dramatically decreased the number of drinks …

​Denver becomes first US city to decriminalize magic mushrooms

Denver, a city famous for blazing the trail for marijuana’s legalization in municipalities and states all over the nation, has become the first US city to decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms. The advocacy group Decriminalize Denver submitted petitions to Denver’s Election Division back in January in order to get a measure on …

Alison Wonderland Gets The Weekend Started Early with New Single "Peace" [MUST LISTEN]

Alison Wonderland has never been shy about sharing her inner demons, talking about her depression, or discussing mental illness with her followers. It’s this openness, in part, that engenders such deep devotion from her fans. Her new song out today, “Peace,” speaks directly to the inner demons within all us …

Alligators got ketamine and headphones to check dinosaur listening to

An experiment performed by two scientists injected 40 American alligators with ketamine and set each up with a set of headphones to be able to acquire a greater understanding of their dinosaur ancestors’ auditory techniques. A paper revealed in The Journal of Neuroscience by the experiment’s lead biologists – Lutz …

Alligators given ketamine and headphones to check dinosaur listening to

An experiment carried out by two scientists injected 40 American alligators with ketamine and set every one up with a set of headphones with a purpose to achieve a greater understanding of their dinosaur ancestors’ auditory methods. A paper revealed in The Journal of Neuroscience by the experiment’s lead biologists …

London membership The Cause is throwing a fundraiser in honour of Keith Flint

London membership The Cause is internet hosting a fundraiser occasion in honour of the late Keith Flint. It emerged on Monday morning that The Prodigy frontman had died, with Liam Howlett later confirming that he had taken his personal life. The Cause’s occasion on March 16 will elevate consciousness for …

Denver activists work to decriminalize magic mushrooms

An advocacy group within the metropolis of Denver, Colorado has collected over 9,000 signatures and submitted petitions to Denver’s Election Division in an effort to get a measure on the poll in May that will decriminalize psychedelic mushrooms within the metropolis. The elections division has the following 25 days to …

Slushii Drastically Shifts His Sound For Sophomore Album 'DREAM'

Slushii has been conserving his head down, working onerous to convey us his sophomore album DREAM — and it’s lastly right here. Instead the same old bubbly future bass and dubstep, the producer takes a drastic shift along with his artistry, with glimmering reflections his acquainted sound over largely somber …

Watch a brand new quick movie exploring the British deaf rave scene

This week TCO London launched a brand new authentic movie centred round Britain’s deaf rave scene. The four-minute quick was directed by London-based filmmaker Coral Brown, and shines a light-weight on Troi Lee and his pioneering occasion Deaf Rave. Hackney-based deaf DJ Lee based Deaf Rave in 2003, and over …

MDMA serving to with PTSD and Autism

MDMA is now used as scientific checks in USA to deal with sufferers with post-traumatic stress dysfunction (PTSD).  MAPS (Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies), primarily based in Santa Cruz, launched a research practically 136 sufferers with PTSD. Studies have additionally been carried out by British scientists Mitul Mehta, a neuroscientist at …

REPORT: Psilocybin Could Be Legal As Treatment for Depression By 2021

Research into MDMA as a therapy for PTSD has been underway, authorised by the FDA, for the previous couple years. But for the primary time, a psychedelic medication – psilocybin – has obtained approval and a “breakthrough remedy designation” to start trials. Psilocybin is the energetic psychoactive ingredient within the drug …

FDA Approves Magic Mushrooms For "Breakthrough Therapy"

The FDA simply granted “Breakthrough Therapy,” aka the use magic mushrooms for therapy remedy in tough instances. More particularly, the energetic psychedelic drug psilocybin is allowed for testing on sufferers. Which, simply so occurs to be the energetic substance in psychedelic mushrooms. Scientists that recurrently examine psychedelic medication are overjoyed with …

WATCH: Hardwell’s Last Show Before Retiring

Last month, Hardwell that he’d be taking a break from touring and making music for an indeterminate quantity time. “Being Hardwell 24/7 leaves too little vitality, love, creativity and a focus for my life as a standard particular person to take action,” he wrote in an announcement. “This is why …

Illenium Teams With Campaign for Suicide Prevention

Photo cred: Twitter After a string excessive prile suicides in latest reminiscence, from Avicii to Kate Spade to Anthony Bourdain, psychological well being consciousness has been more and more pertinent on everybody’s minds. International DJ Illenium, who has been very public about his battle with despair, has lately joined a …

Getter Addresses His Shift In Sound On New Album

Getter has surprised us all together with his most intuitive launch up to now, . It’s a far cry from the bangers we’re used to listening to from the various producer, however nothing brief unbelievable. As Getter enters a brand new period musical expression, he has fittingly opened as much as followers …

STUDY: Music Industry Workers Face “Astronomical Levels of Stress”

Talk to anybody within the music trade who’s out on a Friday night time and ask them how they’re doing, and also you’ll in all probability get some model the reply, “Eh, simply been actually busy.” This type nonchalant reply belies the truth that they’ve in all probability been too busy, …

The Chainsmokers' Drew Taggart Opens Up About Depression & The Change In Their Songs

The Chainsmokers have taken a darkish, introspective flip with their music, as heard with “Sick Boy” and “Everybody Hates Me.” As it seems, the duo’s music has been considerably an open e-book. Now, Drew Taggart is talking out about his struggles with despair in a letter to followers. “Songwriting is my …

Kygo Donates $30,000 For World Suicide Prevention Day

Yesterday was World Suicide Prevention Day. With the amount lives lost just in the celebrity world this year to depression, drugs, anxiety, and more, awareness and transparency have become more important than ever in the struggle to make asking for help okay. In the interest the day, DJ/producer Kygo chose …

Kygo Donates Hefty Sum Towards Mental Health on World Suicide Prevention Day

As the public incidents involving mental health issues pile up, artists are taking action. We are all aware what happened with Avicii a few months back. Since then, many artists are speaking out on their own struggles. Just yesterday, 26-year old DJ Ookay opened up about his struggles with substance …