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

Quix Brings Us Vol. One of the Illusions Remixes Ft. Luca Lush, Carbin, Bishu, and more

Quix's Illusions EP was one of our favorite projects of 2018. The online world agreed with us, seeing Quix as one of the biggest breakout acts of the year. In fact, the r/trap awards (the Trap subreddit) voted Quix as the runner up for artist of the year, losing to G Jones in a tight … Continue reading Quix Brings Us Vol. One of the Illusions Remixes Ft. Luca Lush, Carbin, Bishu, and more

Juice WRLD Hops On Halsey’s “Without Me” Remix

Two of the biggest acts in the country just came together for a remix that’s sure to be MASSIVE. Juice WRLD, 2018’s breakout rap star, hops on Halsey’s “Without Me”. Both of these artists have been absolutely killing it this past year with several hits coming from both sides. This song gained extreme traction in … Continue reading Juice WRLD Hops On Halsey’s “Without Me” Remix

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

Moonrise Festival Preview 2018: “Moonrise Basics” & “Moonrise Madness” Playlists & Pictures

August is days away.  We only have about two weeks till the best event Pimlico Racecourse holds every summer, and I certainly am not talking about Preakness. Moonrise Festival is quickly approaching, so I made a couple playlists (one months ago & the other last night inspired by my girlfriend's best friend who is attending … Continue reading Moonrise Festival Preview 2018: “Moonrise Basics” & “Moonrise Madness” Playlists & Pictures