HARD Events has unveiled the lineup for the much-anticipated return of the HARD Summer Music Festival, which will take place at the NOS Event Center in San Bernardino from July 29 to July 31. HARD Summer 2022 will be expanded to three days for the first time, offering fans an extra day to enjoy the festival’s multi-genre curation. HARD Summer 2022 will see the veteran festival delve deeper and deeper into its unique blend of forward-thinking electronic music and cutting-edge hip-hop, as well as devote more programming to emerging artists of diverse backgrounds, spotlighting new sounds as they gain traction across the Internet and beyond.
The annual summer festival will once again feature sets from live-performance icon Porter Robinson, multi-talented French musician Madeon, beloved Australian producer Alison Wonderland, Detroit funk master GRiZ, and more scene-leaders including Tchami, TOKiMONSTA, Moore Kismet, Jai Wolf, and Craze performing a drum & bass set. On the bass music front, fans may see Zeds Dead play alongside Subtronics, as well as Sub Focus and a surprise guest. NGHTMRE, Svdden Death b2b Marauda, Sullivan King, TroyBoi, LSDream, Kai Wachi, Deathpact, and Blunts & Blondes continue the heavier frequencies.
House and techno fans will once again find a home at HARD Summer, with seasoned underground talents such as In The Mood icon Nicole Moudaber, Life and Death creator DJ Tennis, Detroit’s DJ Minx, emerging sensation Chloé Caillet, Turbo Records owner Tiga, and Abracadabra leader BLOND:ISH on the bill. Modern house tastes, including Chris Lake, Vintage Culture, Justin Martin, Wax Motif, and HoneyLuv, will also take center stage. 4/4 inclinations are carried on by Femme House’s LP Giobbi, Eli Brown, rave revivalists Prospa and Will Clarke, and many more.
The whole roster of musicians is shown below, along with this year’s official trailer, and additional information can be found on HARD Summer’s website here.
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