Fellow M.I.A. fans, I hope you have your credit cards and daily planners ready!

On July 17th, the versatile Sri Lankan songstress will be making her 2010 national stage debut at the first ever HARD LA music festival in Downtown LA. 


The two-stage festival will also feature special guest, N*E*R*D along with Die Antwoord, Flying Lotus, Rye Rye, Switch, Joker, Sleigh Bells, Theophilus London, 12th Planet, Jason Bentley, Borgore, Nguzunguzu, Destructo, Ninjasonik, and The Gaslamp Killer.  

Then, on July 24th, M.I.A. will be heading to the East Coast for HARD NYC at the South Island Field on Governors Island. 


So far, HARD NYC’s confirmed performers include Sleigh Bells, Theophilus London, Skream, Benga, Ninjasonik, 12th Planet, Nguzunguzu, Borgore, and Destructo, with more to be announced in the coming weeks. 

Tickets for both shows are selling out fast so you’re gonna want to act quickly. Head to HARDFEST.com for additional info. 

And once you’re done that, check out the best five promos selected in the M.I.A. Video Contest. The videos with the most views will win exclusive HARD V.I.P tickets. 


[Image: HardFest.com]

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