HARD Summer Mixtape of the Week 01: Claude VonStroke

HARD Summer Mixtape of the Week 01: Claude VonStroke

The countdown to HARD Summer is well on its way, and we are more excited than ever!  To help get you hyped for the biggest music festival in LOS ANGELES, we are offering the HARD SummerRead the rest

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Alex Metric

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Alex Metric

After starting out as an acclaimed Nu Skool breaks producer, Alex Metric did a short stint with Radio 1, but left to work on his productions. Since then he’s done remeixes for Depeche Mode, La Roux, NERD, Read the rest

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Light Year

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Light Year

 

Light year’s bio begins, “Light Year was created many aeons ago in a celestial orb east-side of Sydney, deep in the back-garden of Australia.”  I fell in love with their track 5 Girls, and now they’re at… Read the rest

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Gesaffelstein

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Gesaffelstein

After a stunning performance at last year’s HARD Summer, we had to bring Gesaffelstein back to the festival stage for another round. This French lord of dark electrified cutting edge techno has been making waves in the indie scene… Read the rest

Bloc Party Announce 4th Album, FOUR

Bloc Party Announce 4th Album, FOUR

Rock legends Bloc Party will release their fourth album, appropriately titled Four on August 21st.

The long-awaited return from their indefinite hiatus finds the band playing select dates this summer, making their debut at Read the rest

Buraka Som Sistema Producer Evicted From Name.. Again!

Buraka Som Sistema Producer Evicted From Name.. Again!

João Barbosa, one of Buraka Som Sistema’s founding members, was called “Lil John” by his friends growing up. As he began producing tracks in his native Portugal, he became known as a DJ and musician under this name. However, soon… Read the rest

Mykki Blanco - “Wavvy” (Produced by Brenmar)

Mykki Blanco – “Wavvy” (Produced by Brenmar)

NYC up and coming provocateur and performance artist Mykki Blanco, the womanly performance alter ego of 24 year old Michael David Quattlebaum Jr. has been on a rampage in 2012.  Between poetry readings, twitter ranting, party hosting, and cutting… Read the rest