Tag Archives: Hardcore

The Mover: Selected Classics Plattenkritik

(Im Original geschrieben von Colby X, übersetzt von Sönke Moehl) Dance Music trat in verschiedenen Phasen in mein Leben. Ich wuchs an der Ostküste in den 80ern auf und Cybotron, Strafe, Run DMC waren frühe ballistische Raketen die mich in der dritten Klasse trafen, als mein Sportlehrer Linoleummatten ausbreitete und versuchte einem Raum voller Vorstadtkinder … Continue reading The Mover: Selected Classics Plattenkritik

Mindcontroller Track Reviews

Noize Suppressor Ft. Angerfist – Back with the Hard Street Sh*t This is an absolute smasher!! What else can you expect from two of the biggest players in the Hardcore scene… This track is all of what good in hardcore.  In my opinion this is the top track on the Legacy of Noize album CD … Continue reading Mindcontroller Track Reviews

Basscon presents: Max Enforcer and Dr. Rude

The night started in a parking garage in Los Angeles just around the corner from the venue. We had gotten there early and began tailgating before eventually deciding to hit a bar for drinks (and even some pizza!). This was the first event we had been to since EDC and my friends and I speculated … Continue reading Basscon presents: Max Enforcer and Dr. Rude

The Great American Gabberfest: Congress of the Kickdrum

Please rise! The Congress of the Kickdrum is now in session! As this year’s Gabberfest Anthem proudly announced, it was a full-on convention of misfits, dreamers and instigators drawn to a single flashpoint of action: rocking hardcore for 2 days straight under the unforgiving Las Vegas June sun. Temperatures of over 111 degrees bathed this year’s … Continue reading The Great American Gabberfest: Congress of the Kickdrum

EDC BASSCON 2017 – The THD Diaries

It was once again that time of year to head into the desert for America’s largest rave, and most importantly for The Hard Data crew, the largest hard dance lineup of the year in one place. EDC 2017 seemed this year to be “by ravers, for ravers.” Though the attendance this year was not as … Continue reading EDC BASSCON 2017 – The THD Diaries