King's College London needs volunteers for a new MDMA study

Researchers at King’s College London are looking for volunteers to try out a new non-invasive screening test for the detection of MDMA. Participants will deposit sweat a fingerprint placed onto a single-use sweat test cartridge, which will determine the presence of MDMA. No information or material will be retained and …

Mac Miller’s Father Finally Speaks Out, Condemns Dealer Who Sold Him Drugs [VIDEO]

One year following Mac Miller‘s tragic death, a celebration at the made-famous Blue Side Park in Pittsburgh welcomed family, friends, and fans to get together and remember his legacy. In attendance was Mac’s father, Mark McCormick, who broke his silence following the arrest his son’s apparent drug dealer. “So they finally caught the …

Beardyman and Joe Rogan Release Weirdest Music Video of 2019 for "6am (Ready to Write)"

Joe Rogan made his EDM debut last month with Beardyman on “6am (Ready to Write),” which sampled Rogan’s reading the infamous daily routine Hunter S. Thompson. As absurd as the routine is, the music video for the track is even more so. The video pulls no punches from the start, …

Hurricane Dorian Is Seriously Washing Bricks of Cocaine Onto Florida Beaches

Hurricane Dorian is bringing more than doom and gloom to the east coast right now. It’s also causing bricks cocaine to wash up on beaches. More than one instance residents finding drugs on their beaches have been reported to police in the past few days. According to KTNV in Las Vegas, …

Electric Zoo Responds To Multitude of Reports That Security Sexually Harassed & Assaulted Attendees

Yesterday, Twitter and was flooded with accounts inappropriate searches and sexual assault at Electric Zoo festival in New York this past weekend. According to many users, it was the same man conducting searches that appeared to be the most culpable in these acts, described as a man with a man-bun …

Justin Bieber Comes Clean On Instagram About Hardcore Drug Abuse & Childhood Fame

At 25, Justin Bieber has experienced (probably more than anyone else) the ups and downs fame. Now, he’s finally ready to open up. In the post below, the singer/songwriter details the ramifications his superstardom. From the failed relationships, to heavy drug use, to struggles with childhood fame — from the …

Goldie on his celebrity status: "It troubled me incessantly"

Goldie has admitted that his new-found celebrity status in the ’90s “troubled me incessantly”. In an interview with the Guardian, Goldie speaks of his second album ‘Saturnz Return’ in celebration of its 21st anniversary and reissue. The interview sees Goldie speak of the uncertainty of label executives and music critics …

WARNING: These Ten Ecstasy Pills Are The Strongest & Most Dangerous Out There Right Now

In the wake four deaths this past weekend in the UK, it’s obvious that the services and education (or lack there) that the government is providing is not enough. While DanceSafe and Bunk Police work tirelessly in the US to educate people all walks life, not just ravers, about drugs …

17-Year-Old Girl Dies Of Assumed OD At Major Festival, Police Issue Drug Warning

A 17-year-old girl has died a suspected drug overdose at Leeds Festival. The teenager from Oldham reportedly passed away on site the music festival in Bramham Park, West Yorkshire in the UK. Details the young woman’s identity have not been revealed to the public immediately. Exact cause death has yet to be …

Two Anonymous Individuals Legally Approved for Recreational Cocaine Use In Historic Ruling

One small step for man… a judge in Mexico has just approved recreational cocaine use for two individuals in a first its kind ruling. The two people who brought the cases, whose names were not disclosed, will be able to “possess, transport and use cocaine,” but not to sell it. …

Malta bans ‘Chinese ecstasy’ linked to more than 125 deaths worldwide

Malta has outlawed N-Ethylnorpentylone, a dangerous designer drug known as ‘Chinese ecstasy’, which resembles MDMA in look and smell but is reportedly three-times stronger and causes psychosis and paranoia, as well as potentially being lethal. The drug has become increasingly prominent in the black market since 2016, and has been …

REPORT: “Chinese MDMA” Linked To Over 125 Deaths, UN Issues International Warning

A synthetic drug from China has been outlawed in Malta after being linked to over 125 deaths. It’s described as a substance “three times stronger” than MDMA, but looks and smells the same — which makes it especially dangerous. In addition, the United Nations (UN) has called for a worldwide ban on N-ethylnorpentylone. …

REPORT: Cause of Death Revealed for Man Who Died At Bonnaroo

A 27-year-old man found unresponsive at Bonnaroo and later transported to a hospital where he died has been found to have overdosed on drugs including fentanyl, autopsy findings released Friday show. The man, who was unnamed in the initial reports, has been revealed as Ryan Dunleavy Brentwood, Tennessee. He was found …

REPORT: Tomorrowland Staff Confess To Selling Drugs On-Site

Attendees at festivals around the world can attest to the (mostly) rigorous checks that they face entering the grounds, but apparently checks for staff behind the scenes can be a little less strict. According to an undercover investigation by VTM News, a number Tomorrowland staff worked the festival specifically to sell …

The Loop issues warning for 10 strongest pills tested this summer

The Loop has been testing ecstasy pills at music events across this summer and shared details on the 10 strongest pills tested, advising caution for anyone who comes into possession of the tablets. The hard reduction charity shared a graphic on Twitter, showing images of each pill alongside information on …

Tomorrowland By The Numbers: Attendance, Arrests, Sexual Assaults & Drugs Seized

Tomorrowland’s two weekends came and went this year, with so many incredible acts… and a few disappointments. But for the hundreds thousands who descended upon Boom, Belgium the past two weekends, it will likely be a grand time to remember. That being said, not everyone came with the ideals PLUR …

ARREST REPORT: Belgian Police Reveal Tomorrowland Weekend 1 Arrest Numbers & Details

Tomorrowland 2019 just celebrated the first weekend its 15th anniversary event in Boom, Belgium. Of course, with any large-scale festival such as this, there’s bound to be some arrests in the mix — and the numbers are in. Tomorrowland’s weekend one reportedly saw 24 drug dealer arrests, compared to 63 …

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 …

House of Yes begins fentanyl harm reduction programming

Fentanyl, a highly-concentrated synthetic opioid that can be 80-100 times stronger than morphine, has been increasingly cut into cocaine – without the knowledge of purchasers. As a result, numerous opioid overdoses have occurred with unsuspecting users in recent years. In response to this epidemic, the Brooklyn venue House of Yes …

NEW STUDY: MDMA Use Linked To Heart Disease

A new study suggests that the use ecstasy and other similar drugs may increase the risk  valvular heart disease. The researchers conducted a meta-analysis and discovered an association between serotonergic activity and cardiac valvular pathology. The findings, outlined in Heart, suggested that 3,4-Methyl​enedioxy​methamphetamine, aka MDMA aka ecstasy or “molly,” could potentially increase …