News continues to bode ill for Gary Richards and the HARD crew as Live Nation cancels September’s A Night At Fairplex and enacts even more stringent regulations for future HARD events. The cancelation is Live Nation’s response to the city-organized investigation into the deaths of two patrons at this last August’s HARD Summer. Though the [...]
Insomniac founder Pasquale Rotella (pictured) recently published a caption on his social media channels detailing concerns over the recent move to ban raves in LA County after the unfortunate passing of two HARD Summer patrons this August. Above the caption is a simple quote that reads, “The worst distance between two people is [...]
Photos by Jon April Pictured above: Porter Robinson @ HARD Stage It’s 4:00 p.m. on the first day of HARD Summer, and Detroit techno legend Kevin Saunderson is gracing the Pink stage at the back corner of the Fairplex grounds. Despite competing with an eclectic selection in Anna Lunoe, Sweater Beats, Years & Years, and The Glitch Mob at [...]
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors voted to launch a full investigation and consider a ban on electronic music festivals on county-owned property today in response to suspected drug-related deaths of two attendees at HARD Summer. Autopsies are still pending, but officials from the Department of the Medical Examiner-Coroner said [...]
HARD Events has revealed the lineup for its annual HARD Summer music festival. Festivalgoers will have a change to see acts like The Chemical Brothers, Porter Robinson, Jack U, Gorgon City, and more during the two day event, which is set to take place Aug. 1-2 at Fairplex at Pamona. Check out the full lineup and video below, and pick [...]
Kicking off the madness at the height of summer, HARD events hosted their annual HARD Summer festival Aug. 2-3, and now we have the official recap to relive all the epic fun. Taking a new home at LA’s Whittier Narrows Recreational Park, HARD Summer celebrated its biggest year yet with 100 acts spread over five stages. In the four-minute [...]
Drum & bass. House. Soul. U.K. sensation Rudimental have been classified as just about everything except predictable. We had the chance to chat with the genre-bending foursome at HARD Summer, where they discussed their upbringing, their sources of inspiration, and exclusive details on their new label and upcoming album.
Rudimental feat. John Newman - Feel The Love (Original Mix) [Black Butter]
We got turnt for HARD Summer at its new location at Whittier Narrows Recreation Area this past weekend. Although it did rain, no weather could keep us from embracing the heaps of talent in its lineup. Here are some of our favorite artists and tracks dropped over the weekend at Hard Summer. Trippy Turtle – Trippy’s Theme Trippy Turtle [...]
Trippy Turtle - Trippy's Theme [Mad Decent]
Cashmere Cat - Rice Rain [LuckyMe]
Skrillex feat. Diplo, G-Dragon and CL - Dirty Vibe [OWSLA/Big Beat]
Flosstradamus feat. Travis Porter - Drop Top [Ultra]
Nero - Satisfy [MTA]
Dillon Francis & DJ Snake - Get Low [Columbia]
Disclosure feat. Mary J. Blige - F For You [Universal Island]
Henry Krinkle - Stay (Justin Martin Remix) [Ultra]
Diplo and Skrillex played at least three unreleased Jack U originals during their Saturday night HARD Summer set Aug. 2, including their collab with AlunaGeorge. If you weren’t lucky enough to be there, Stoney Roads found three fan videos of new Jack U material in action that should excite even the most marginal of fans despite the poor [...]
If you’re headed to LA’s fast-approaching HARD Summer, time to do some planning–the set times are out. The two-day rager debuts in its brand new location of Whittier Narrows Recreation Area in South El Monte, Calif. Aug. 2-3, and we now know who will be putting the finishing touches on each day’s packed lineups. Saturday night closers [...]
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