HARD SUMMER is counting down to LA’s biggest electronic dance music festival with their tastemaking mixtape series featuring artists from this year’s massive lineup. Vanilla Ace curates the third installment, weaving his most delicious genre bending house, disco, and new jack swing-infused cuts into an hour-long mix in anticipation of the festival. Tracklist is below, as well as the past two HARD SUMMER Mixtapes with Seth Troxler and Sharam Jey.

HARD SUMMER 2014 takes place this August 2-3, 2014 at Whittier Narrows Recreation Area in the Los Angeles area. Boasting five stages and over 90 performers, the festival’s immense lineup includes headliners JACK U (Skrillex & Diplo), Axwell, A$AP Mob, Tiesto, Dillon Francis, NERO and Disclosure, along with A-Trak, Baauer, Martin Garrix, Pusha T, DESTRUCTO, Maya Jane Coles, Justin Martin, DJ Snake, Flosstradamus, Carnage, Kill The Noise, What So NotBrodinski, Rudimental (live),Chase & Status, The Chainsmokers, GRiZJulio Bashmore, ClaptoneSeth Troxler,Cashmere Cat, Blood Diamonds and more.

You can buy tickets to Hard Summer 2014 here