The release follows their performance at Spring Awakening Music Festival where Soldier Field exploded in excitement as the Chicago natives took the stage for the first time since January. Since their last hometown performance, they have taken the Internet by storm- landing several #1 spots on Hype Machine and Soundcloud with breakout track, “Killin’ It” as well as their remixes. At the birthplace of house music, expectations were high, but fans would not be disappointed. The overflowing Equinox Tent raged with sweat and energy as thousands of Chicagoans raised their voices, championing the hometown heroes. Many had already having memorized lyrics from KREWELLA’s preview of the EP on Rollingstone.com only a few days prior.
The Play Hard EP features 6 tracks embodying five different subgenres of EDM, from dubstep to progressive house to moombahton. KREWELLA skillfully ties it all together with the signature vocals that they have become known for. Finally releasing the culmination of years of dedication and hard work, KREWELLA remains fiercely dedicated to one goal and one goal only— To make you wet… one song at a time.