HARD Summer makes its return to Los Angeles for the first time in ten years with a lineup that is led by top-tier names and back-to-back sets by Skrillex b2b Four Tet, Kaskade b2b John Summit and Diplo b2b Blond:ish, along with special guests 21 Savage and Kid Cudi. The event will take place August 5-6 in a brand new venue combination with various stages spread out across the campuses of the historic Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum, Exposition Park, and BMO Stadium. Other featured artists include Gorgon City, Diesel (Shaquille O’Neal), Dillon Francis, Kaivon, Hayden James, Mika, ISOXO, Yung Bae, CHYL, Two Feet and Rochelle Jordan. This year marks the fifteen year anniversary of the festival will also feature veteran hip-hop and rap artists with Ludacris and NYC hero Fat Joe as well as a slew of pre/after parties throughout the weekend. The parties will take place at venues in Los Angeles, featuring Exchange LA, Academy LA, The Belasco, 930 Mateo St Warehouse, 1720, and Sunset at Edition and feature artists like John Summit, Sullivan King, Kayzo, Black Coffee, The Martinez Brothers, Boys Noize, Hayden James, Nitti & Friends, and others. A trailblazer for underground house and techno HARD Summer will feature some of the scene’s most celebrated acts including Grammy-winning South African artist Black Coffee and The Martinez Brothers, plus a special live performance from Irish duo Bicep. The stage will also feature exciting and rising acts like AMÉMÉ, Ben Sterling, Lauren Lane b2b Ms. Mada, ChaseWest, Azzecca, Noizu, and Nala.
GA tickets are currently available via HARD Summer’s official website. This includes 2-Day and 1-Day options, which can be purchased with an initial deposit of $29.95. VIP tickets are currently sold out. Fans can join the waitlist here.