Zeds Dead Recruit Droeloe For New Banger “Stars Tonight”

Zeds Dead are back today with a major new collaboration. Recently teaming up with Dion Timmer on "Rescue", the Canadian duo are known for pushing up and coming talent and their products. Not only on collab, but on their esteemed Electronic label, Deadbeats, and their many releases of many HIHF favorites like 1788-L, Peekaboo, LICK, … Continue reading Zeds Dead Recruit Droeloe For New Banger “Stars Tonight”

We Present You With the Official Heard It Here First Pregame Playlist!

Whether you're ready to hit the festival gates or gearing up for a great night out, we've got the perfect playlist for you. Just to give you a glimpse into the artists in this massive, little over hundred track playlist, I looked through to see who's edits were featured most, just so you can feel … Continue reading We Present You With the Official Heard It Here First Pregame Playlist!

Heard It Here First’s Top Ten Acts of Chicago’s Spring Awakening Music Festival 2019

Spring Awakening Music Festival has been a staple in the Chicago EDM world for almost a decade. They've brought some of the biggest electronic acts in the world (Skrillex, Pretty Lights, Bassnectar, Afrojack, Moby, NERO, Benny Benassi, A-Trak, and hundreds more) to Solider Field, Medill Park, and now, Poplar Creek park. The festival is known … Continue reading Heard It Here First’s Top Ten Acts of Chicago’s Spring Awakening Music Festival 2019

HIHF’s Favorite Album of the Year: RÜFÜS DU SOL’s “Solace”

It’s only been about six months since I first discovered RÜFÜS DU SOL’s music and in that time they’ve become one of my very favorite groups. I wouldn’t have known to stop by any of RÜFÜS’s show at Bonnaroo had it not been for two of my friends who didn’t stop raving about them to me … Continue reading HIHF’s Favorite Album of the Year: RÜFÜS DU SOL’s “Solace”

Lane 8 Remixes Virtual Self’s “Angel Voices”

Lane 8 came through in a huge way with his Winter mixtape, an hour-long mix perfect for kicking back indoors when it's cold outside. Today, the Denver based, California-born unleashes one of the best cuts from that mix--his remix of Porter Robinson aka Virtual Self's "Angel Voices". The original is actually nominated for a Grammy … Continue reading Lane 8 Remixes Virtual Self’s “Angel Voices”

HIHF Playlists: Ari’s Best of November

Checking in once again with the best of the month playlist. November was good to us in terms of electronic releases--Griz dropped off two new songs, Whethan finally brought us his highly anticipated "Life of a Wallflower" album, and Quix released an epic debut "Illusions" EP filled with genre-defying bangers. We also finally got remix … Continue reading HIHF Playlists: Ari’s Best of November

K?d Shines in Debut “Find Paradise” EP (Exclusive Tour Photos)

K?d has risen the ranks of electronic music production the past few years with epic remixes of some of the games biggest hits and some of the most infectious originals. Over the past year, K?d has embarked on his nationwide Find Paradise Tour and has played tons of festivals across North America including Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, … Continue reading K?d Shines in Debut “Find Paradise” EP (Exclusive Tour Photos)

Diplo & Mark Ronson Recruit Dua Lipa for “Electricity”

Silk City's new single is here! After major collaborations with Mapei and Desiigner & Goldlink, Mark Ronson & Diplo are back with a brand new track titled "Electricity". The two producers recruit pop superstar Dua Lipa for their newest work, and the combination of her incredible voice and the upbeat, trop-house production goes perfectly. Enjoy "Electricity" … Continue reading Diplo & Mark Ronson Recruit Dua Lipa for “Electricity”