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HARD Summer Music Festival 2016 || Event Review

Hard Summer Music Festival 2016 was the biggest edition yet, with an overall attendance of almost 150,000 people. This is way up from a couple of years back in 2014 when the attendance broke a record with 80,000 attendees. Amazing performances from Baauer, Ice Cube, Boys Noize, Zeds Dead, Major Lazer, several Dirtybirds, and tons more including an epic campground lineup of artists curated by Brownies and Lemonade made this past weekend some of the best music experiences I’ve had at a festival this year.  The venue was massive, with one of the stages (the green tent) placed outside of the actual racetrack structure. Walking from...

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16 Photos From HARD Summer 2016

HARD Summer 2016 has been in the books for a few weeks now, but we just released our shots from the weekend! Whether you got your fix during Ice Cube’s NWA Reunion, spent your time cooling off in the pool, or had a great weekend camping with your friends, there were definitely some experiences and memories that were made. If you missed some live sets, we have you covered to see or hear what you missed out on HERE! Armed with his camera, Christian Bourdeau took some amazing photos throughout the event and we’ve narrowed them down to our...

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HARD Summer 2016 || Livesets

HARD Summer 2016 is officially in the books. Artists played their hearts out at the event, and although not everyone had the best experience it doesn’t mean that the music wasn’t sublime. You can now relive a few of the HARD Summer 2016 livesets that have been posted online for your viewing and listening pleasure. We will be updating this page sporadically with the latest HARD Summer 2016 livesets we can find, so be sure to bookmark this page! Looking to get to know some of the artists that played at HARD Summer 2016? Click HERE to check out...

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HARD Summer 16 Series || Will Clarke and Milo & Otis

With the festival’s campgrounds already open and the festival starting in less than 24 hours, we prepare ourselves for the biggest Hard Summer Music Festival ever.Make sure to check out the list of essentials for the festival and for camping so that you can maximize your experience at Hard. There will be some pretty sweet water installations for you to get wet in the hot sun and stay cool at the massive new venue. Before you set your acts in stone, we’ve got one more edition of the Hard Summer 16 Series for two very special artists to this year’s summer...

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HARD Summer Music Festival 2016 || The Essentials

Hard Summer Music Festival 2016 Festival Maps, FAQ, & More! HARD Summer Music Festival 2016 is now upon us!! With less than 24 hours until camping for the festival opens, patrons are finalizing their packing for the first HARD Summer with camping ever. Whether you’re excited for the lineup, the new venue with CAMPING, or simply just excited to dance the night away, we are right there with you. To help make your trip one that is unforgettable, we want you to be in the know so check out the essential info! Hard Summer Music Festival 2016 Essential Info: Dates: July...

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HARD Summer 16 Series || Jerry Folk & Pretty Lights

With under one week to go, Hard Summer 2016 is almost here! People on online platforms have already been relaying and discussing set times, which are out NOW via the HARD Summer App, available through the stores for Apple and Android. Plan your schedule on the app, and you’ll have a way to view all of your selected sets across time; conflicts are rough, but just do what you feel at the moment! With the exception of a handful of acts, I’m leaving the rest of my festival experience to the feeling I get being there for myself. This year there’s a new venue, camping over the weekend, and...

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