Hard Miami and Mad Decent's Moombahton Massive at Grand Central for Miami Music Week

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Hard Miami and Mad Decent's Moombahton Massive

With Diplo, Dillon Francis, Nadastrom, and others

Grand Central, Miami

Wednesday, March 21, 2012

Better Than: Seven hours of reggaeton and sirens.

Back in the fall of 2010, Dave Nada played some slowed-down Dutch house at his little cousin's party. A couple years later, the sound that pumped out of those fateful speakers is one of the hottest flavors on the EDM scene.

Yeah, we're talking Moombahton. And it's been adopted by some of the biggest names in the game, becoming so popular with bass crowds that Hard Miami and Mad Decent dedicated an entire night of insanity -- Moombahton Massive -- to its lazy rhythms, with one of the illest lineups to grace the Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week schedule.

Our ears are still ringing, bro, but it was worth it.

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Kat Bein is a freelance writer and has been described as this publication’s "senior millennial correspondent." She has an impressive, if unhealthy, knowledge of all things pop culture.