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DJ Ride deploys new Sable Valley EP, ‘TAKETHISWAY’

DJ Ride had RL Grime and his Sable Valley imprint in mind when he made “TAKETHISWAY”. That vision has now paid off two-fold with the cut being spun by the trap king himself, RL Grime, in his back-to-back with Baauer at HARD Summer’s HARD stage earlier in summer 2021, and receiving a formal release as […]

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DJ Ride deploys new Sable Valley EP, ‘TAKETHISWAY’

DJ Ride had RL Grime and his Sable Valley imprint in mind when he made “TAKETHISWAY”. That vision has now paid off two-fold with the cut being spun by the trap king himself, RL Grime, in his back-to-back with Baauer at HARD Summer’s HARD stage earlier in summer 2021, and receiving a formal release as […]

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Good Morning Mix: Relive RL Grime and Baauer’s HÆRNY debut at HARD Summer

Recently RL Grime and Baauer went head-to-head at HARD Summer—the pair finally linking under the joint alias HÆRNY on their first single, “Fallaway.” Now, fans are able to relive the momentous event thanks to DerekD2, who uploaded the full set to YouTube. Opening of course with “Fallaway,” the set boasted numerous IDs—including Hex Cougar and […]

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Good Morning Mix: Relive RL Grime and Baauer’s HÆRNY debut at HARD Summer

Recently RL Grime and Baauer went head-to-head at HARD Summer—the pair finally linking under the joint alias HÆRNY on their first single, “Fallaway.” Now, fans are able to relive the momentous event thanks to DerekD2, who uploaded the full set to YouTube. Opening of course with “Fallaway,” the set boasted numerous IDs—including Hex Cougar and […]

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HARD Summer roars back with 2021 return [Photo Gallery]

Featured images: Allie Mischen, Chris Lazzaro, Drew Ressler, Gina Joy Chong, Ivan Meneses, Jason Fenmore, Julian Bajsel, Julian Cassady, Juliana Bernstein, Taylor Wallace, and Virisa Young. The post HARD Summer roars back with 2021 return [Photo Gallery] appeared first on Dancing Astronaut. Continue Reading at https://dancingastronaut.com

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Premiere: Nitti Gritti puts the HARD in HARD Summer with exclusive new playlist

Just ahead of the return of HARD Summer, this time at a new Souther California location, Nitti Gritti is getting festival goers primed and ready with an exclusive HARD Summer playlist on Dancing Astronaut. One of Insomniac’s flagship festival properties, concert goers are teeming with excitement ahead of the event’s highly anticipated return. Nitti Gritti’s […]

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RL Grime, Baauer share first collaboration since 2013 under HÆRNY joint alias, ‘Fallaway’

In 2013, RL Grime and Baauer teamed up for “Infinite Daps.” Now, ahead of HARD Summer, the pair is dispersing its second all-time collaboration, “Fallaway.” The two producers have stylistically evolved in the eight years that have followed their initial tie-up, and this is evident on “Fallaway,” which caters to a more cinematic brand of […]

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RL Grime, Baauer share first collaboration since 2013 under HÆRNY joint alias, ‘Fallaway’

In 2013, RL Grime and Baauer teamed up for “Infinite Daps.” Now, ahead of HARD Summer, the pair is dispersing its second all-time collaboration, “Fallaway.” The two producers have stylistically evolved in the eight years that have followed their initial tie-up, and this is evident on “Fallaway,” which caters to a more cinematic brand of […]

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Premiere: SAYMYNAME preps for HARD Summer with heavy new mixtape

As the final countdown to HARD Summer begins, SAYMYNAME is gearing up for his set at the festival with a new mixtape. Incorporating hardstyle and heavy bass, the mix is sure to pump up fans as they prepare to make their way over to the Southern California mainstay event in the coming week. SAYMYNAME kicks […]

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Premiere: Elohim sets a groove with galvanizing ‘HARDFest Selects’ playlist

In preparation for one of Southern California’s most-celebrated festivals, Elohim has curated a collection of tunes for HARD Summer Music Festival’s “HARDFest Selects” series. Her 28-track playlist offers a myriad of rhythmic textures, hinging firmly on funky and upbeat expressions from the likes of Elohim herself, Snakehips, Jayda G, Duke Dumont, as well as the […]

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Premiere: Elohim sets a groove with galvanizing ‘HARDFest Selects’ playlist

In preparation for one of Southern California’s most-celebrated festivals, Elohim has curated a collection of tunes for HARD Summer Music Festival’s “HARDFest Selects” series. Her 28-track playlist offers a myriad of rhythmic textures, hinging firmly on funky and upbeat expressions from the likes of Elohim herself, Snakehips, Jayda G, Duke Dumont, as well as the […]

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Fasten your seatbelts for Wax Motif’s ‘HARDFest Selects’ takeover [Stream]

Laced with beats hard enough to make speakers lurch forward, Wax Motif‘s “HARDFest Selects” takeover doesn’t come without the Aussie’s signature flair—but, no surprises there. Brimming with beat-driven, top-shelf house selects, Wax Motif’s assortment of 25 cuts for the lead-up to HARD Summer 2021 is a polished addition to the festival’s exclusive playlist series, which […]

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BIJOU drops off tasty new mixtape ahead of HARD Summer 2021

2021’s summer festival season is being salvaged just in the nick of time. Event lineups are dropping left and right, with circuit hallmark HARD Summer making a mighty compelling case for the West Coast’s most colorful lineup of the season. As per annual tradition ahead of the Southern California dance event, HARD has begun trickling […]

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BIJOU drops off tasty new mixtape ahead of HARD Summer 2021

2021’s summer festival season is being salvaged just in the nick of time. Event lineups are dropping left and right, with circuit hallmark HARD Summer making a mighty compelling case for the West Coast’s most colorful lineup of the season. As per annual tradition ahead of the Southern California dance event, HARD has begun trickling […]

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HARD Summer returns with 2021 lineup: Dillon Francis, Kaytranada, REZZ, A-Trak, Baauer b2b RL Grime, and more

Things are opening back up across the US, with more summer festival circuit hallmarks picking back up near their usual range of dates. HARD Summer has announced their returning lineup, pulling out all the stops for what should be a special 2021 edition of the event. This year’s roster is brimming with marquee talent including […]

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HARD Summer announces 2021 dates, new venue

As many festivals slated for 2020 have postponed, cancelled, or gone online, organizers across the country have put their energy into planning the 2021 iterations of their respective events. As such, Pasquale Rotella, Insomniac Events, and the HARD festival franchise have announced that HARD Summer will be returning in 2021 with a “massively expanded” footprint. […]

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Dillon Francis, Louis The Child, and more grace HARD Summer BackHARD BBQ virtual lineup

Although the 14th annual HARD Summer festival was postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19 concerns, festival-goers will still be able to enjoy music from their homes with HARD’s BackHARD BBQ. The virtual festival features HARD Summer alumni like Louis the Child, Snakehips, and Dillon Francis, among others. The in-person event was originally scheduled to take […]

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Dillon Francis, Louis The Child, and more grace HARD Summer BackHARD BBQ virtual lineup

Although the 14th annual HARD Summer festival was postponed until 2021 due to COVID-19 concerns, festival-goers will still be able to enjoy music from their homes with HARD’s BackHARD BBQ. The virtual festival features HARD Summer alumni like Louis the Child, Snakehips, and Dillon Francis, among others. The in-person event was originally scheduled to take […]

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HARD Summer postponed amid pandemic

HARD Summer Music Festival 2020 has been officially postponed until 2021 because of COVID 19 as the next major event in a succession of collapsed major productions this year. This iteration of HARD Summer was originally set to take place on August 1-2 at the Fontana Speedway. The now-Insomniac subsidiary announced the development in a […]

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