Mexico

Following Fatal BPM Festival Shooting, Mexican City of Playa Del Carmen Bans EDM Events

After five people were killed in a shooting and subsequent stampede at a nightclub afterparty for the BPM Festival in Playa Del Carmen, Mexico over the…
Anna Gaca / January 17, 2017

Five Dead After Shooting at Electronic Music Festival in Mexico

At least five people were killed and 15 more were injured in a shooting early this morning at the BPM Festival in Mexico, according to…
Taylor Berman / January 16, 2017

Spin Writer Speaks About Mexican Emo Riots

In our June issue, Joseph Contreras examines the recent rash of violence against those who affiliate themselves with the emo scene in Mexico (read more).Contreras…
Larry Fitzmaurice / June 4, 2008

Anti-Emo Riots in Mexico: ¡Pánico en el Disco!

In our June issue, we chronicle the escalating violence inside Mexico against emo fans, there commonly referred to as "emos." The wave of thuggery made…
Joseph Contreras / May 26, 2008