Creatures of the Night: Nocturnal Wonderland 2018

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Nestled on the foot of the Cajon Pass, Glen Helen Regional Park and its surrounding hills welcomed over 65,000 revelers over the course of two days to partake in what has now become America’s longest-running dance music festival, Nocturnal Wonderland. Always a haven for lovers of the underground, Nocturnal Wonderland 2018 hosted big names as

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BREAKING: HARD Day of the Dead plots return to newly-refurbished original home at LA Historic Park in November

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HARD‘s defunct Day of the Dead is officially back from the festival graveyard.

HARD’s Halloween offshoot event folded in 2015, though now the festival is set to relaunch, and it’s headed back to the brand’s original home at Los Angeles Historic Park in November. The Downtown LA park was home to the earliest iterations of HARD Summer and Day of the Dead, along with Swedish House Mafia‘s final performance in Los Angeles and other high-profile events. However, electronic events found a tough landscape in LA proper after a number of incidents across 2014 – 2015.

Prepare to get up close and personal with all of your favorite Day Of The Dead alumni on November 3. Notable alumni include Justice, Skrillex, Bassnectar, Deadmau5, Zedd, Calvin Harris, Pretty Lights, Knife Party, Major Lazer and many more. Looking back at past lineups, newcomers that are now headliners sprinkle the smaller fonts. The park is set for brand new amenities in the re-incarnation of LA’s favorite fright filled celebration.

At a Halloween festival where costumes are encouraged, HARD’s Day of the Dead is set to take creativity to the max. Stay tuned for sale and lineup information.

 

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HARD’s dormant Day of the Dead Halloween festival set for 2018 comeback

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Since HARD Events‘ inception in 2007 and the first HARD Summer Music Festival taking off in 2008, the brand has grown to exponential heights, launching a number of festival properties across North America and events abroad over the last decade.

In 2012, HARD premiered their Day Of The Dead Halloween festival, which replaced the previous HARD Haunted Mansion. The inaugural DOTD featured Justice, Knife Party, Major Lazer, Zeds Dead, Dillon Francis, Tommy Trash, Jack Beats and more. In 2015, after a number of logistic obstacles and hurdles, Day Of The Dead changed its age policy to 21+ to cater to an older crowd. That was the last Day Of The Dead festival presented by HARD Events.

Now, HARD’s social media is presenting “Dia de los Muertos,” translated from “Day of the Dead” in Spanish, in a collage of six posts containing cut-outs of festival days past. Dancing Astronaut reached out to HARD’s team for confirmation on DOTD‘s relaunch. Insomniac’s long-running southern California Halloween events have managed to remain intact, and now with HARD likely relaunching their Halloween-themed throwdown, it seems fans will have some tough decisions to face come fall.

Insomniac’s Factory 93 Announces Secret Project Festival

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Insomniac’s Factory 93 has long been a haven on the L.A. underground scene, showcasing the latest in Techno and House music. Situated in a warehouse on the outskirts of downtown, Factory 93 is now set to debut its first two-day music festival. Secret Project Festival will incorporate not only some of the best names in

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Dreamstate SoCal stacks its 4th edition lineup high with B2Bs and new acts

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Insomniac‘s trance brand Dreamstate has grown unbelievably over its short time on the dance circuit, expanding from its singular stage flagship event in San Bernadino to an international brand with festival stops in Australia and Central America — plus an ongoing rotation of themed events to boot. However, the aforementioned home of the brand remains as a steadfast leader of its events, and a good indicator of what’s to come. This year, Dreamstate bookers have picked quite the fresh lineup for the Southern California event’s fourth edition.

A variety of fresh, new acts have made the roster this time around — a usual for Dreamstate SoCal, which last year hosted the world debut of Key4050, among others. This year, Gareth Emery‘s new audiovisual Laserface show is indicated to be the most anticipated headlining performance, with other huge names like Paul van Dyk, Sander van Doorn‘s Purple Haze alias, and Ruben de Ronde likely joining van Dyk on the main stage. Two notable resurrections — First State, and Ferry Corsten under his System F moniker — are also on the list.

Two other notable new duos making their California debut are Gentech and Lost In Noise. The former is comprised of Mark Sherry and Scot Project, while the latter is a combination of Indecent Noise and Lostly. They’re joined by a multitude of other B2B performances as well, like Arctic Moon & RAM, Chris Schweizer & Heatbeat, and Sneijder & Sied van Riel, among others.

It’s also worth noting that there are fewer acts appearing on the lineup than usual. Pasquale and the Insomniac team have yet to reveal if they’ve scaled the event down to fewer than four stages, or if they’ve granted fan requests of longer set times — potentially to compensate for the wide array of B2B performances on the bill.

 

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HARD Work Pays Off: HARD Summer 2018 Review

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It’s very unusual to have such high police activity surrounding the normally quiet suburban city of Fontana. The Inland Empire community usually comes alive on weekends where streets like Etiwanda Avenue, a major north-south road, is bustling with cars and pedestrians. But this past weekend, the miles-long street that begins at the foot of the

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One Dead, Over 20 Hospitalized at HARD Summer 2018

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Over the weekend, thousands of fans turned out to the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California to partake in the area’s most anticipated music festival—HARD Summer. The event drew in over 80,000 people on Saturday, and more than 70,000 on Sunday. Unfortunately, the festival has been marred by a tragic death and over twenty hospitalizations.

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Insomniac Reveals Lineup For Escape: Psycho Circus

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North America’s largest Halloween music festival is creeping up on us! Insomniac’s extremely popular Escape: Psycho Circus returns to the NOS Events Center in San Bernardino, California for two frightful nights. The two-day event is set to take over Halloween weekend, Friday, October 26th and Saturday, October 27th. Once again, Insomniac continues to deliver on

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Dreamstate Radio Show Hosted by Vini Vici Debuts on SiriusXM

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Earlier this summer Insomniac launched its very own radio station on SiriusXM, dubbed Insomniac Radio, and since then the roster of radio series has been increasing to keep up with the demand of dance music fans throughout the world. Airing 24/7 on channel 730, Insomniac Radio currently hosts a wide range of shows by prominent

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HARD Events Releases First Ever HARD Summer Compilation Mix

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We’re only a week away and excitement is building for fans of HARD Summer, one of Southern California’s most beloved music festivals. For those eager enthusiasts, that excitement continues today as HARD Events, one of electronic music’s biggest festival brands, released its first-ever compilation mix. The HARD Summer 2018 Compilation features some of the biggest

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