HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Jim-E Stack

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Jim-E Stack

New Orleans via SF Bay Area producer Jim-E Stack is one of the newer names to grace the decks of the Fools Gold ClubhouseRead the rest

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Danny Brown

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Danny Brown

Detroit MC Danny Brown burst into the music public’s consciousness with his self released record The Hybrid in 2010, which garnered him acclaim nationwide and set up his signing to Read the rest

Directions from Mr Muthafuckin eXquire's Liquor Store to Paul's Boutique

Directions from Mr Muthafuckin eXquire’s Liquor Store to Paul’s Boutique

There are only six subway stops between Unity Discount Liquors and Paul’s Boutique.

To make the trek between these two unassuming hip-hop landmarks you’d have to walk a few blocks and switch between the A train and the… Read the rest

BAIO drops HARD Summer Mixtape, Discusses Sweat, Seoul, and Sandstorm

BAIO drops HARD Summer Mixtape, Discusses Sweat, Seoul, and Sandstorm

This charming face belongs to BAIO, the young New Yorker on the phone whose stunning debut Sunburn EP is dropping via international taste-makers Greco-Roman this week.

We know Chris for his exuberant bass guitar work in indie… Read the rest

An Interview with Jokers Of The Scene

An Interview with Jokers Of The Scene

Chris Macintyre and Linus Booth joined forces about a decade ago to form what was at first just a big joke, and is now one of the most diverse and creative electronic duos on the planet. Over… Read the rest

KILL FRENZY: Man with the Master Plan

KILL FRENZY: Man with the Master Plan


As a producer, every track you write and record is like a little bomb. Some fuses have different lengths for delayed detonation. Some have higher explosive potential. Some can fracture and explode into shards, and those shards… Read the rest

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Zombie Disco Squad

HARD Summer Artist Spotlight: Zombie Disco Squad

Zombie Disco Squad is crazy, dark, funky and techy house brought back from the dead. Previously a duo comprised of Nat Self and Lucas Hunter, the project is now exclusively in the hands of Nat who continues to build the… Read the rest