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Anabel Englund debuts on Desert Hearts alongside RYBO & Lubelski for a grooving EP

Anabel Englund needs little introduction; the songstress has made a significant name for herself within the house circuit for her savvy vocal work, and later became a mainstay on the scene in co-founding her own Gari Safari imprint. Now, she finds herself on Desert Hearts for an inspiring EP alongside RYBO that is designed to […]

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Weekend Rewind: Kevin Anderson enthralls in two-hour 2017 Desert Hearts set

Kevin Anderson is the life of the party.The artist rolls with a cheeky crew whose house, techno, and love mantra permeates through all possible facets of their work — paramount to the Desert Hearts ethos. His eccentricity  stands out not only in his propensity for finding rare tracks, Anderson also manages to impress with his of injection of love and non-stop danceability into his sets.His […]

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Scene rising: Ocaso Music Festival is a testament to the searing underground potential of Costa Rica

Tamarindo, Costa Rica’s Ocaso Music Festival is already finding its sweet spot.Such a feat is not an easy one to accomplish — especially in an increasingly saturated festival market where success rides a fine line of talent booking, production, and risk-taking. Nailing a major festival production can take years, even with a strong team and a prime location. However, Ocaso […]

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Stream Desert Hearts’ cerebral 14-track compilation, ‘Friends and Family, Vol. 2’

Desert Hearts is more than the West Coast’s fastest-growing party squad. What started as a small, renegade gathering in the middle of the Mojave Desert has ballooned into a viral underground movement celebrating the roots of dance music values — positivity, creativity, and acceptance. Founders “Papa” Lee Reynolds, Mikey Lion, Deep Jesus, Marbs. and Porkchop have grown these principles into a bona fide festival […]

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Desert Hearts announces 2018 festival dates

It’s been a momentous year for the Desert Hearts crew. After taking their camaraderie to a countless culmination of cities, celebrating a satiating slew of releases, and debuting their LA rendition of Desert Hearts Festival along the way, the veritable crew’s just announced its 2018 Los Coyotes Reservation dates from April 27-30In co-founder Mikey Lion’s words, […]

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Mikey Lion ushers in the New Year with a selection of delectable tunes [EXCLUSIVE]

Desert Hearts has grown far past its roots of an intimate gathering in the Mojave, becoming one of the most beloved transformational festival brands on the market. Its inclusive mantra of “we are all Desert Hearts” oozes out of each of its founders and into its loving crowds, leaving a cult-like following behind in the […]

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Pan for gold with the Desert Hearts crew or jam out with Justin Jay ahead of their Goldrush Festival performances [Giveaway]

This year’s inaugural Goldrush Festival is gearing up to take place ahead of Thanksgiving in Arizona, wrangling together a star-studded dance and hip-hop leaning lineup across November 18 and 19. The event’s first year headliners include Dillon Francis, RL Grime, Migos, and Marshmello with additional top-name bookings that include Claude VonStroke (and Barclay Crenshaw), Baauer […]

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Desert Hearts announces City Hearts Festival in downtown L.A.

“Take The Ride” tour, an event series created by Desert Hearts, has been a huge success in 2017. Instead of taking time off as the year winds down, the Desert Hearts crew is finishing the year with a bang, throwing a day-long festival in downtown L.A. branded as City Hearts Festival. The Nov. 12 event goes […]

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Desert Hearts announce expansive Take the Ride fall tour

“House, Techno, and Love… We Are All Desert Hearts.” So goes Desert Hearts‘ tagline. Over the course of the past four years, the Desert Hearts Family has situated itself at the epicenter of a dusty love-motivated movement. Now, what is now part festival, record label, and part globetrotting party brigade is taking its conscious ethos to cities […]

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Mikey Lion + RYBO – B.O.B.B.Y EP [Free Download]

Two of Desert Hearts‘ staple members have teamed up to deliver a cataclysmic, bass-thumping new delivery in the form of the B.O.B.B.Y EP, out now on the collective’s label. For the first track off the record, Mikey Lion and RYBO have joined together their deft house production abilities into a new dancefloor demolisher titled “B.O.B.B.Y.” Filled to the […]

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Win a golf cart joyride to the moon and back with Desert Hearts at Moonrise!

Over the past 4 years, the Desert Hearts family has found itself at the center of a dusty movement, fostering intimate experiences of sonic joy and unbounded love across the globe. Now, the crew is bringing their show to Moonrise Festival on August 12th and 13th to give Baltimore an experience of a lifetime.The lucky […]

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Good Morning Mix: Öona Dahl conducts stirring sunrise sermon at Desert Hearts

Öona Dahl is carving out a special niche for herself within the underground. Using a transformational approach in her sets with an intent to take her audiences on an introspective journey, she quickly became a well-respected figure on the underground circuit. After building her repertoire of dreamy original works and demonstrate her ability to entrance people […]

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Premiere: Lee Reynolds and Memo Rex team up for ‘The Seven Principles’ [Free Download]

Lee Reynolds is many things: a father, a grandfather, a former BMX rider, and a British expat. However, in recent years, the seasoned DJ has been most known for his role as a Desert Hearts founder, alongside Mikey Lion, Porkchop, and Marbs. As the DH crew builds upon its ethos of “House, Techno, and Love” throughout […]

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Meet house music’s new sibling supergroup: Super Bash Bros

Supergroups are nothing new in house music, yet a foursome comprised of two separate brotherly duos may very well be a first.Enter Super Bash Bros: the new sibling super squad comprised of Justin Martin, Christian Martin, Mikey Lion and Porkchop. The pairing unites two of dance music’s most cherished party crews, Dirtybird and Desert Hearts, […]

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Desert Hearts has embarked on an extensive spring and summer tour

Desert Hearts’ spring festival is a wrap, and the crew is now embarking on a global tour to spread the unique and joyful vibes that comprise a standard party under their brand’s name.Throughout the late spring and summer, Lee Reynolds, Mikey Lion, Marbs, and more will be heading first circling back up to the United States […]

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