LA’s HARD Summer Festival 2012 blasted out this press release detailing single-day ticket prices, as well as doling out the first in their series of mixtapes. Heavy-hitter Claude Vonstroke is first out of the gate. Press release follows…
HARD Events, producers of the fifth annual HARD SUMMER—returning to downtown’s Los Angeles State Historic Park August 3-4, 2012 as a two-day music festival—have listened to their fans and today are releasing a very limited amount of single-day tickets. On sale now at www.hardsummer.com, single-day tickets are $70. Get them now before they are gone.
Additionally, to help get fans hyped for the biggest music festival in Los Angeles, HARD SUMMER are offering the Mixtape of the Week series. Each week, HARD SUMMER will deliver a new mixtape created by an artist from the HARD SUMMER line-up. To kick things off, HARD SUMMER is bringing fans a mix from the dirtiest bird in the game. One of the hottest names in house, Claude VonStroke put together an insane mix packed full of deep-grooving tunes. “Give it a full listen, we promise you will not stop dancin’!” says HARD SUMMER. Fans can listen to the mix on the HARD Fest SoundCloud page (www.soundcloud.com/hardfest) and download it for free at http://hardfe.st/hsmfmixtapes.
Over 50 bands and DJ artists are set to perform on four stages encompassing an eclectic round-up of bass, electro, house, techno, disco/funk and hip-hop music, right in the middle of downtown Los Angeles.
The 2012 HARD SUMMER day-by-day line-up is as follows:
FRIDAY, AUGUST 3:
BLOC PARTY, BOYS NOIZE, MIIKE SNOW (Live), CHROMEO (DJ Set), LITTLE DRAGON, MAGNETIC MAN, EROL ALKAN, BOOTSY COLLINS & THE FUNK UNITY BAND, FAKE BLOOD, GESAFFELSTEIN (Live), BREAKBOT, BURAKA SOM SISTEMA, ARAABMUZIK, JOEY BELTRAM, CRAZE, ALEX METRIC, SURKIN, JOHN TALABOT (DJ Set), DANNY BROWN, ACTION BRONSON, RITON, OLIVER, JOKERS OF THE SCENE, LIGHT YEAR, NICK CATCHDUBS, JIM-E STACK, MR. MUTHAFUCKIN’ EXQUIRE, LUNICE, BAIO, SOUND PELLEGRINO THERMAL TEAM
SATURDAY, AUGUST 4:
SKRILLEX, NERO (Live), BLOODY BEETROOTS (DJ Set), SQUAREPUSHER, A-TRAK, JAMES MURPHY (DJ Set), DATSIK, 12TH PLANET, ZEDD, DILLON FRANCIS, BRODINSKI, CLAUDE VONSTROKE, BIRDY NAM NAM, JUSTIN MARTIN, GASLAMP KILLER, TROLLEY SNATCHA, DESTRUCTO, ALVIN RISK, ZOMBIE DISCO SQUAD, DJ ANTENTION, CODES, HUORATRON, KILL FRENZY, SMIMS & BELLE, JASON BENTLEY, BRENMAR, NICK THAYER, AMTRAC, THE STARSHIP CONNECTION
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