Archive | holy ship

Holy Ship! releases stacked 2019 lineup including REZZ, Claude VonStroke, NGHTMRE, Zeds Dead & More

Holy Ship! is notorious for selling out in a matter of minutes, and the Norwegian Cruise Lines’ ship turned floating EDM festival is set to do the same with the unveiling of the 2019 lineup. The two-weekend festival is set to take place with a four night sailing January 5-9, 2019 for the festival’s 12th sailing. […]

Continue Reading

Destructo will bring brand new music festival to LA called All My Friends

Gary Richards (aka Destructo) has been grinding his way through the music industry since the early 1990s, curating festivals such as Hard Summer, Holy Ship! and more recently, Friendship, a new music cruise experience. Now, as president of the major event producer LiveStyle, he’s bringing a whole new music festival to Los Angeles called All My […]

Continue Reading

Destructo announces maiden voyage of new four day cruise event, FRIENDSHIP

Gary Richards has cemented his legacy as a pioneer of modern large scale event production and promotion. He’s built a 30-year career from charting dance music and underground hip-hop’s open waters, and now he’s headed back to the high seas with the launch of his newest event, FRIENDSHIP. Dancing Astronaut first reported the news in […]

Continue Reading

Listen to Malaa’s Holy Ship! 2018 set

G-House heavy-hitter, Malaa, has released his full set from Holy Ship!. Filled with originals, remixes, and IDs, the masked DJ and producer did not hold back the heat while delivering an hour’s worth of seamless transitions, soaring energy, and phenomenal song selections. Fans who were unable to attend this year’s festivities aboard the 4,000+ capacity […]

Continue Reading

Stream deadmau5’s set as techno alias Testpilot on Holy Ship! 11.0

Read More:Get a taste of deadmau5’s techno alter-ego, TESTPILOTDeadmau5 provides full TESTPILOT set for June BBC Radio 1 ResidencyBrace yourselves: deadmau5 announced he has built a new cube Continue Reading at http://www.dancingastronaut.com

Continue Reading

Gina Turner arrested while boarding Holy Ship! 10.0

DJ Gina Turner has been arrested after attempting to board Holy Ship! 10.0 with illegal substances on her person. A host of morning yoga classes on prior Holy Ship! iterations, Turner was apprehended at 5:17 PM at Port Canaveral, the place of the boat’s boarding, and later charged with one count of possession of cocaine, […]

Continue Reading

Holy Ship! reminds attendees not to fornicate with pizza

Things have been known to get weird at Holy Ship! events. The ship set sail just two days ago, and reports of oddities have already made it back to land.Norwegian Cruise Line, the company that operates the ships used for the maritime festival, issued a statement about their open pizza bar that’s anything but normal. Previous […]

Continue Reading

Virtual Self makes surprise appearance on Holy Ship!

Sans the dozens of attendee arrests at the port of entry for drug possession,  Holy Ship!10.0 has gone off without a hitch as producers and fans set sail for Port Canaveral on the party cruise liner of the year. The HARD Presents-produced event even boasted a special B2B set from headliners A-Trak, Kaskade, and Claude Von Stroke.To cap off the weekend, […]

Continue Reading

Anjunadeep’s Luttrell supplies fifth Holy Ship! 2018 mixtape

In anticipation of Holy Ship! 10.0 and 11.0, the nautical festival has commissioned a series of mixes from artists set to perform on 2018’s sailings. The fifth and most recent installment has been mixed by one of Anjunadeep‘s top guns, Luttrell. Holy Ship! 10.0, sets sail January 6–10, will feature an Anjunadeep Takeover, with sets from Luttrell […]

Continue Reading

Pasquale Rotella discusses Gary Richards leaving HARD, big changes on the horizon for EDC brand

In an Instagram Live address to his fans on August 6th, Electric Daisy Carnival‘s owner and poster boy, Pasquale Rotella, discussed myriad issues concerning the dance music industry, his company Insomniac, and it’s relationship to HARD Events, and big changes on the horizon for EDC structuring and mission. Here are a few keys highlights from the address.EDC New […]

Continue Reading

MTV Live to air documentary around HARD events

Gary Richards, sometimes better known as Destructo, has grown his HARD brand over the past 10 years from a grassroots electronic movement into a behemoth institution and a pillar of American EDM culture. Known for its cutting-edge lineups, which have included the likes of Ice Cube, Justice, and deadmau5 v. Eric Prydz plus the introduction of […]

Continue Reading

MTV Live to air documentary around HARD events

Gary Richards, sometimes better known as Destructo, has grown his HARD brand over the past 10 years from a grassroots electronic movement into a behemoth institution and a pillar of American EDM culture. Known for its cutting-edge lineups, which have included the likes of Ice Cube, Justice, and deadmau5 v. Eric Prydz plus the introduction of […]

Continue Reading

HOLY SHIP! announces back-to-back weekends for 2018

As 2017 reaches its halfway point, HOLY SHIP! has released the dates for its seventh annual sailings, to take place in January of 2018. Maintaining a reputation for surprise back-to-back sets on the ship deck, themed party nights that encourage the most outrageous of costumes, and leaving the weekend with a brand-new family, HARD Events pride themselves for throwing extraordinary parties at sea that […]

Continue Reading

HOLY SHIP! announces back-to-back weekends for 2018

As 2017 reaches its halfway point, HOLY SHIP! has released the dates for its seventh annual sailings, to take place in January of 2018. Maintaining a reputation for surprise back-to-back sets on the ship deck, themed party nights that encourage the most outrageous of costumes, and leaving the weekend with a brand-new family, HARD Events pride themselves for throwing extraordinary parties at sea that […]

Continue Reading