destructo

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HARD Summer Founder Apologizes for Controversial Video Trailer

The apology comes after days of backlash.
Britt Julious
5.6.17
Features

HARD Summer’s Video Director: “People Are Shaming Me Back to the Fart Jokes Where I Belong.”

Agata Alexander responds to criticism of her controversial trailer—and insists she wouldn't change a thing.
Rachel Kraus
5.5.17
Features

HARD Summer’s Trailer Sums Up Everything Wrong With EDM Bro Culture

The promo clip for the 2017 edition of the festival is a confusing mess.
Ezra Marcus
5.3.17
Day of the dead

HARD Events' Day of the Dead Will Not Return This Year

Organizers cited "production reasons" for the cancellation.
Britt Julious
9.17.16
thump news

Destructo Announces Ship2Ship Tour, Shares Sultry New Track

The early 2015 tour will feature support from Justin Martin and Rezz.
Alexander Iadarola
11.10.15
tomorrowworld

ShipFam Helped Me Throw an Epic Free Party in a Tattoo Parlor When TomorrowWorld Went to Shit

Nobody could get into the last day of TomorrowWorld, so Destructo, TJR, and I took matters into our own hands.
Mohammad Khan
10.13.15
thump news

John Malkovich (Sort Of) Hunts Down Tommy Trash In HARD's New Day of The Dead Trailer

As the big Halloween festival approaches, watch this Being John Malkovich-spoofing trailer to get ever-more psyched.
Alexander Iadarola
9.28.15
Festival Season!

Your Guide to Movement Detroit 2015 Afterparties

It probably isn’t humanly possible to make it to every event, but that shouldn’t stop you from trying.
Jesse Champagne
5.13.15
Words

Gary Richards Talks Holy Ship’s Mediterranean Plans, Theme Songs and ShipFam Vibes

“Everybody on this boat is in it together.”
Kat Bein
1.9.15
Words

Holy Ship! 2015 Was Wilder Than Ever

So good, even a twisted ankle couldn’t stop the party.
Kat Bein
1.8.15
Words

Destructo and Wax Motif Talk HARD’s Hip Hop Influences

From N.E.R.D to G-House, hip hop has always found a home at HARD.
Jemayel Khawaja
10.31.14
switched on

"There Will Always Be a Need to Shake Your Booty": America’s Early Rave Days

Clubs kids, ravers, fashion and illegal warehouse parties collided to birth the nation’s Rave Generation.
THUMP Staff
9.11.14