*MYN & AIE Present* BackToTheUnderground | Podcast Series

*MYN & AIE Present* BackToTheUnderground | Podcast Series

Check back each and every week for the latest #BackToTheUnderground mix! Episode 15 features the skills of electro house killers: Hijack Da Bass! If there’s ever an artist or track you want to hear, follow us on Twitter @musicyouneed1 and Hashtag #BacktotheUnderground to let us know! Hosted by:  Audio Impact...
*Remix Contest* Musical Noize | MB Sak - Liberation

*Remix Contest* Musical Noize | MB Sak – Liberation

Musical Noize proudly presents November 2013 EDM remix competition. Our new talent “MB Sak” makes his debut on Musical Noize with the massive summer influenced Liberation. Bonnie Legion adds a sprinkle of vocal goodness and together they bring us a progressive slice of heaven which will take you back to...
*MYN Premiere* Knobby Roots - Scatterbrain EP

*MYN Premiere* Knobby Roots – Scatterbrain EP

Featuring exclusively for Music You Need we have Knobby Roots experimental EP Scatterbrain for your enjoyment. Steve Irelan has been a Colorado native since a young boy and creating music since age 10, now Irelan creates fat beats and sick spacey endeavors on this 6 track adventure. ‘Aqueous Adaptations’ is...
*Event Spotlight* Doing Damage Tour w/ VNDMG, Indaskyes, & Le Moti

*Event Spotlight* Doing Damage Tour w/ VNDMG, Indaskyes, & Le Moti

The great trio of bass music artists; VNDMG, Indaskyes, and Le Moti are painting towns red on their Doing Damage Tour sponsored by Street Ritual. Tomorrow on October 16th you can catch them at HopMonk in Sebastopol, CA. I got a chance to interview all the artists and ask them a bit about...
*Track Preview* Luca Pink VS Masons & Luca T - Phenea (Original Mix)

*Track Preview* Luca Pink VS Masons & Luca T – Phenea (Original Mix)

Musical Noize presents the ultimate Italian collaboration with “Phenea”! Luca Pink, Masons & Luca T are all present on this EDM bomb to bring us an epic orchestral breakdown complete with swirling piano’s and rising undertones leading up to a monster drop that is becoming a trademark for these rising...
*Track Preview* Serif Chase - Endless (Original Mix)

*Track Preview* Serif Chase – Endless (Original Mix)

Serif Chase debuts on Musical Noize with our first Trance release “Endless”. Serif takes us on a musical journey with spine tingling melodies and epic hands in the air riffs that are sure to light up dancefloors across the globe. Connect with Musical Noize Official Site | Facebook | Youtube
*Event Spotlight* Bear Creek Music Festival

*Event Spotlight* Bear Creek Music Festival

Music You Need is proud to announce the upcoming full photo and in depth coverage of this year’s Bear Creek Music Festival. Writer Pockets and Photographer John Shippee will be reporting back from the Spirit of Suwannee Music Park all weekend November 14-17th, as well as giving an in depth...
*Artist of the Week* Rhythmstar

*Artist of the Week* Rhythmstar

This featured Artist of the Week is Rhythmstar. This L.A. born producer comes to the forefront with his debut release True Love. This full length album features some tribal world influence with liquid bass lines that flows seamlessly through all 15 tracks. Some salsa, moomba, and cumbia can be heard on...
*Event Review* EC Presents: Entheon | Random Rab | An-Ten-Nae | Alex Grey | 1015 Folsom | SF | Oct. 4

*Event Review* EC Presents: Entheon | Random Rab | An-Ten-Nae | Alex Grey | 1015 Folsom | SF | Oct. 4

Thursday at 1015 Folsom was like a dream. Tons of art and bass-lovers crowded the popular San Francisco club to be in the magical presence of artists Alex and Allyson Grey, as well as Random Rab, An-Ten-Nae, Thriftworks, and many others. When I got to 1015 a little past 10:30...
*Featured Bear Creek Artist Interview* Paul Levine

*Featured Bear Creek Artist Interview* Paul Levine

In preparation for Bear Creek Music Festival, I was given the opportunity to interview Paul Levine, the man behind Bear Creek. Read our interview below to get an inside scoop on the happenings Nov  14th-17th at The Spirit of The Suwannee Music Park in Live Oak, FL. Headliners include: The...
*Event Spotlight* A Far Out Halloween | Damian Lazarus | SPIN Nightclub | San Diego | October 26

*Event Spotlight* A Far Out Halloween | Damian Lazarus | SPIN Nightclub | San Diego | October 26

What is Far Out? Far Out is weird. Far Out is unconventional. Far Out is awesome and cool and totally tubular. Far Out is you in your most obscure and unique element. And Far Out is coming to you for its first edition ever… for a special Halloween event with...
*Event Spotlight* EC Presents: Entheon | Alex & Allyson Grey | Random Rab | An-Ten-Nae | 1015 Folsom | SF | Oct. 3

*Event Spotlight* EC Presents: Entheon | Alex & Allyson Grey | Random Rab | An-Ten-Nae | 1015 Folsom | SF | Oct. 3

This Thursday, October 4th, it’s time to head to 1015 Folsom for another amazing event: ENTHEON. For all of you festival-goers who attended Symbiosis, get ready for some deja-vu because artists such as Random Rab, Thriftworks, Kalya Scintilla, Bird of Prey, MiHKAL, Plantrae, and so many more will be at...
*Event Review* Symbiosis Gathering | September 19 - 23 | 2013

*Event Review* Symbiosis Gathering | September 19 – 23 | 2013

Symbiosis was one of Northern California’s last festivals of the summer, and it did nothing less than blow my mind and leave me with goosebumps. I had spent months keeping up with event updates: what workshops were being offered, which artists were scheduled, and what kind of delicious food I...
*MYN Exclusive Mix* Nemo Junglist - Bass Flavor

*MYN Exclusive Mix* Nemo Junglist – Bass Flavor

Get ready for the heavy. Nemo Junglist brings us his THIRD MYN Exclusive Mix, this time featuring a sprinkling of just about every bass oriented genre you can imagine. Trap, dubstep, dnb, future bass, and some electro all blended together to give you fatness throughout the mix. Featuring artists like...
*Event Spotlight* Hard Day of the Dead 2013

*Event Spotlight* Hard Day of the Dead 2013

And you thought you were gonna take a break after Hard Summer?! Well you were wrong and you should’ve known better (I’ll admit I was saying the same thing). As Gary Richards likes to say, “Trust Hard!” and with a lineup like this it’s hard not to. The lineup this...
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*Event Spotlight* MSA Presents: Anabatic Showcase w/ WORTHY & Friends | Kirin Rider | Sepehr | Grensta | AUDIO | San Francisco | July 25

*Event Spotlight* MSA Presents: Anabatic Showcase w/ WORTHY & Friends | Kirin Rider | Sepehr | Grensta | AUDIO | San Francisco | July 25

FREE before 11pm w/ RSVP HERE! INFO: Tickets: www.audiosf.com RA: http://www.residentadvisor.net/event.aspx?616298 On Friday July 25th, 2014 MSA presents: Anabatic Showcase with Worthy & Friends (Kirin Rider & Sepehr) Special opening set by Grensta! In association with: Anabatic Records || Magnetic Magazine || Mox || YBR || Liaison || Playhous.Net One of San Francisco’s heaviest hitters is taking...
*New Track* Manic Focus - On the Horizon

*New Track* Manic Focus – On the Horizon

Manic Focus, hailing from Chicago, has just released his latest track titled On the Horizon. It’s an eclectic blend of electro funk and soul, with classic vocals, an old-school synth, funky guitar riffs, and a mellow glitchy beat. Sounding like a mix of Pretty Lights meets Robotic Pirate Monkey, this song has soul and bassy...
*Artist Interview* The Floozies

*Artist Interview* The Floozies

If you have been craving something funky to listen to, I suggest getting acquainted with The Floozies. If you don’t know who they are yet, I forgive you, but it is mandatory that you give them a listen ASAP and catch them at one of their upcoming gigs. The Floozies consist of Matt and Mark Hill with...
*New EP* HMU - Wifi Material

*New EP* HMU – Wifi Material

Well do we have a treat for you. Coming from the streets of LA, the duo known as HMU (Hit Me Up) has just unleashed a brand new EP featuring 3 tracks that are straight outta the FUTURE! Incorporating future bass with trap, twerk, and club music elements, this free EP will blow your speakers...
*Event Spotlight* A Triptych Experience - Govinda | Burning Man 2014 Fundraiser

*Event Spotlight* A Triptych Experience – Govinda | Burning Man 2014 Fundraiser

Triptych is headed back to SPIN Nightclub with a very special guest! Govinda will be joining us for a night of musical elevation, celebration, and enlightenment. Ready yourself for a fusion of electronic and world music as Govinda takes the stage layering his live violin performance on top of his gypsy bass masterpieces! As if that...
*Artist Interview* Lucky from Living Legends

*Artist Interview* Lucky from Living Legends

Living Legends is a huge name in the hip-hop world, and not only is their fan-base large, but the crew is too. If you have been lucky enough to see the crew live, count your blessings, because solo work is now the main focus of its members. Although the Living Legends crew is not currently...
Mayhem Mondays w/ Minnesota, Knight Riderz, DJ Hanzel, & More

Mayhem Mondays w/ Minnesota, Knight Riderz, DJ Hanzel, & More

Knight Riderz – Shine On Me DJ HANZEL ONE DEEPER MIX FOR ANNIE NIGHTINGALE ON BBC RADIO ONE Zeds Dead @ EDC Las Vegas 2014 Minnesota – Thunderdome ft. G Jones A-Trak + Milo & Otis – Out The Speakers feat. Rich Kidz Dizzee Rascal & Armand Van Helden – Bonkers Optiv & BTK –...
*Artist Interview* Sagan

*Artist Interview* Sagan

Alternative Dance Music /Indietronica artist Sagan (sponsored byKikwear) has an eclectic range of music interests that have inspired her to write and perform in a unique manner. She’s not just another vocalist, keyboardist, guitarist or looker…she’s all of those things wrapped into one bad ass, tattooed package.This trailblazer has teamed up with Brendin Ross (BILE,...
*Event Spotlight* Bass Coast | Merritt, BC, Canada | August 1st-4th

*Event Spotlight* Bass Coast | Merritt, BC, Canada | August 1st-4th

Mark an “X” on your calendar on August 1st for Bass Coast Music Festival. This year marks the sixth edition of Bass Coast and the second year it will be held in Merritt, British Columbia. Get your river float ready, pack your swimming suit and certainly don’t forget your dancing shoes.The Bass Coast Mutiny Manifest...
*New Track* Alex Preston - Sauce

*New Track* Alex Preston – Sauce

Preston Recordings label boss ALEX PRESTON, Australia’s premier Big Room/Electro House DJ proudly presents his new summer blockbuster ‘SAUCE’. Already tested quite a few times in his DJ sets, it’s one of those ‘feel good’ tracks that will instantly lift up any crowd. High caloric content in the beats, but a sure shot for people...
*Artist Interview* DJ Dan

*Artist Interview* DJ Dan

DJ Dan has been a legendary staple in dance music since its birthing years. And as the genre expands and takes new forms, one of the great pied pipers of house music is set to take us on a musical soireé with his much awaited full length artist album ‘Nothing But A Party’ out now....
*Event Spotlight* Motion Notion Music Festival | Golden, BC | Canada | July 24th-28th

*Event Spotlight* Motion Notion Music Festival | Golden, BC | Canada | July 24th-28th

July is already here and just like that festival season continues to speed ahead. My attention shifts north of the border to British Columbia where I will finish up my summer festivities. On July 24th – 28th I’ll be attending the 15th annual Motion Notion Music Festival in Golden, British Columbia at the Beaverfoot Lodge...