Posts tagged "Drugs"

Ecstasy, Fake LSD, and Sort-Of Magic Mushrooms: The Future of Dance Music’s Drugs

“Many people are experimenting with the drug ecstasy. I heard you say once that a lie is sweet in the beginning and bitter in the…
Harley Brown / October 30, 2015

Rolling in the Deep: Hip-Hop’s Greatest Molly Moments

It all started out as a weight-loss gambit. In 1913, German pharmaceutical company Merck patented MDMA (née “3,4-methylenedioxy-N-methamphetamine”) for use as a diet pill, beginning…
SPIN Staff / February 28, 2013

Bath Salts: Deep in the Heart of America’s New Drug Nightmare

COLUMBUS, OH — On an unseasonably hot and muggy May afternoon, a squad of armed agents from the Franklin County Drug Task Force — some…
Natasha Vargas-Cooper / June 14, 2012