Posts Tagged: Hard summer

FYF 2013 Lineup Announced

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  The FYF 2013 Lineup was officially unveiled earlier this morning, boasting an impressive group of some of our favorite festival regulars. Of particular note is the inclusion of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Tv On The Radio, Flag (composed of former Black Flag members), Death Grips, My Bloody Valentine, MGMT, Beach House, Solange, Yo La… Read more »

HARD Summer and HARD Haunted: The Full Review

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Hard Summer is the best place to hear and experience the hottest new acts in electronic dance music. Over the past three years the electronic dance music genre has moved out of warehouses and raves and into the mainstream. Artists like Skrillex, Deadmau5 and Diplo have popularized the music genre which was once only relegated… Read more »

HARD Summer 2013 Trailer, Letter From the Past

hard summer 2013 trailer

Just in case you missed it… Pretty amazing job from the marketing team behind HARD Presents… The HARD Summer 2013 Trailer has us stoked for what’s sure to be the most fun humanly possible in the month of August. Right now we’re assembling our team of writers to cover the festival, providing detailed analysis of… Read more »

HARD Summer 2013 Set Times

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***Updated: Check out the official HARD Summer 2013 Set Times here. While we don’t have the official HARD Summer 2013 set times in front of us just yet, we can do a little bit of deducing based off the recently released lineup and previous years. The picture above, a layout of last year’s festival, provides… Read more »

HARD Summer Preview: Crystal Castles & 2 Chainz

In our latest HARD Summer Preview, we take a look at some HARD Fest newcomers, Crystal Castles and 2 Chainz. HARD Summer has always been known to incorporate outside artists that don’t entirely jive with the overall theme — it’s a pretty standard move on part of music festivals, and certainly a welcome reprieve from… Read more »

HARD Summer Fashion

Dress To Kill: HARD Summer Fashion Trends One of our favorite things about HARD Summer Fashion is the endless amount of options festival attendees are afforded. Forget the merciless sun and humidity, HARD Summer is potentially the best festival for complimentary weather conditions, rival only to Outside Lands in beautiful San Francisco. As festival activities… Read more »

HARD Summer Preview

In the first installment of our HARD Summer preview we discuss one of our favorite acts, Duck Sauce. Comprised of world class performer, A-Trak and lesser known Armand Van Helden, Duck Sauce is a tour de force of catchy party anthems. While A-Trak’s solo ventures feature more of a technical side of DJing, a feature… Read more »

HARD Summer Hotels 2013

Ready to book your HARD Summer Hotels? In case you’re living under a rock, the HARD Summer 2013 Lineup was just released yesterday. If you’ve already purchased your tickets, the next check off the list is finding the best hotel for HARD summer. We can help you with that. HARD Summer Hotel Guide We like… Read more »

Weather at Hard Summer

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Weather at Hard Summer: EDM Evenings in the Desert Curious about what the weather at Hard Summer is like? If you’ve ever spent a summer in California, you have a pretty good idea. *Updated Forecast for the Weekend Friday – 77 | 61 °F, partly cloudy conditions Saturday – 77 | 63 °F, partly cloudy conditions Sunday – 75 | 55 °F, partly… Read more »

What Music Should I Expect to Hear at HARD?

what music should I expect to hear at hard summer?

What Music Should I Expect to Hear at HARD? The music at Hard Summer is a mixture between straight up good old fashioned EDM and techno music as well as more mainstream dance music and hip hop acts. This year features the  Skrillex and Boys Noize  collaborative project Dog Blood, Knife Party, and nu-disco giants Duck… Read more »