HARD is celebrating its 10-year anniversary and have released a short 24-minute documentary titled HARD: A Decade Of Crashing Sound Barriers. The video regales the vast history the event company speaking both its beginnings and present state.
The anniversary the group will be celebrated at this August’s ‘HARD‘ and over two sold-out weekends in January. The documentary is narrated by a series DJs/Producers including Destructo, also known as founder Gary Richards.
Other notable producers that make appearances in the video include Justin Martin, Anna Lunoe, Ghastly, Giorgio Moroder, Claude VonStroke, Steve Aoki and many others. All these artists have played one HARD’s festivals or shows at one time or another in their careers and all attest to the greatness Richards has created over the past decade.
The documentary speaks the early days the company when it was just Richards looking for a place to afterparty and when he couldn’t find one, he created one. It touches on the iconic HARD Haunted Mansion Halloween event when DJ AM very convincingly dressed as Daft Punk and Deadmau5 premiered ‘Ghosts N Stuff‘.
The documentary comes full circle to the present day, as it focuses on Holy Ship! and the atmosphere and party that comes with it. It showcases how Richards loves to interact with the fans and how he truly became a part the culture through the past ten years.
Check out the video below and stay tuned for an epic celebration taking place at HARD Summer and Holy Ship!.