Coachella 2012 is almost here, with an unprecedented two duplicate weekends of the world’s best music performed in one of the world’s most beautiful venues. Picking the acts you must see is a full-time sport for Coachella attendees and the media alike. But considering that URB has been down with the desert spectacular since 1999, we figure we’ll throw our two cents into the ring. …MORE
Here at URB HQ, we’re presenting this with tears in our eyes. Following M.I.A.’s canceled HARD LA event, and the announcement of Virgin Free Fest with M.I.A. in September in Maryland, it seems like suddenly the East Coast has got us beat hands town on the festival tip.They sure do this weekend, with HARD NYC with M.I.A. going off on Governors Island on Saturday. Ticket sales have been a lot better than the LA version of the event, but there’s still some to be had at www.hardfest.com.
So we’re happy for you guys back east, really. We don’t at all hope you choke on a corndog stick while moshing to Sleigh Bells. Nope. Not at alllllllll.
HARD is back!!! After a successful event in October in New York that featured Diplo, Rusko and Jack Beats….the tweet of the day came to fruition and we were treated to good news. HARD NYC is coming back on April 3rd, 2010 at Terminal 5. Check out the glorious twitterific image down below:
Oh, how official of them. So, clear your calendars that day…and get ready to hear some bass via Boys Noize, Major Lazer, Buraka Som Sistema, Proxy and Destructo. Make sure you bring your earplugs…if you’re a wuss.