Posts tagged "HARD Summer"

Two Teenagers Die at HARD Summer Music Festival in Drug-Related Incidents

Update: A representative from HARD Summer has issued a statement to SPIN. “At this weekend’s HARD Summer festival at Fairplex in Pomona, CA, two patrons were…
Brennan Carley / August 2, 2015

HARD Summer’s Gary Richards Likes tUnE-yArDs, Thinks EDM Is ‘Pop Sh—t’

Three years ago, director Agata Alexander finally convinced Gary Richards to let her make the lineup announcement video for 2013’s HARD Summer the way she wanted: with…
Harley Brown / July 21, 2015

Hard Summer Music Festival 2015 Lineup: The Weeknd, Jack U, Caribou, and More

The Weeknd and Jack Ü are headlining the 2015 Hard Summer Music Festival. The Chemical Brothers, Dillon Francis, RATATAT, Caribou, and Chromeo are also on the…
James Grebey / April 22, 2015

HARD Summer Death Was Not Drug Related, Calm Down

In early August, SPIN attended Los Angeles’ HARD Summer festival, and witnessed a horrifying scene firsthand: on-site paramedics attempting, to no avail, to resuscitate a…
Chris Martins / September 25, 2013

HARD Summer 2013: Review and Photos from L.A’s Sweaty EDM Rave-Up

Rave is the new “rave” and HARD Summer proves it. Back when the Los Angeles electronic music fest shared turf with Electric Daisy Carnival…
Chris Martins / August 5, 2013

HARD Summer Patron Dies Following ‘Cardiac Distress’

Live Nation has confirmed that a HARD Summer festival-goer died on Saturday after attending the opening night of the Los Angeles electronic music festival. The…
Chris Martins / August 4, 2013