*MYN Exclusive Mix* Back to the Underground | Episode 3 | WERK

*MYN Exclusive Mix* Back to the Underground | Episode 3 | WERK

Welcome, we are going back… back… #BacktotheUnderground Our mixmaster this week is our third Resident DJ of the podcast series; the dynamic duo known as WERK. Made up of bass heads Josh ‘SinSay’ Jacobs and Matt ‘Fahnix’ Richardson, WERK always brings a new flavor to each set. Playing out anything from...
*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* LIB Pre-Party: Santa Cruz | Paper Diamond | Sweater Beats | Catalyst Club | April 26

*Event Spotlight* LIB Pre-Party: Santa Cruz | Paper Diamond | Sweater Beats | Catalyst Club | April 26

The Do Lab and EC Present:The Santa Cruz LIB Pre-Party featuring Paper Diamond (Mad Decent)Sweater Beats (Symbols) G Jones and Gudada  at The Catalyst Sat April 26  RSVP on Facebook HERE! Get tickets: http://bit.ly/PaperDiamondSantaCruz – About the Artists – * PAPER DIAMOND *  Paper Diamond is making quite a name for himself, and it comes as no surprise to...
*Event Spotlight* LIB Pre-Party: San Francisco | KOAN Sound | Minnesota | Lapalux | 1015 Folsom | May 9

*Event Spotlight* LIB Pre-Party: San Francisco | KOAN Sound | Minnesota | Lapalux | 1015 Folsom | May 9

Join us on May 9th for the San Francisco LIB Pre-Party featuring Koan Sound, Minnesota, Lapalux and more to be announced at 1015 Folsom. This event is presented by The Do LaB, Euphonic Conceptions, An-ten-nae and DJ Dials. Tickets are now on sale!  RSVP on Facebook HERE! Get tickets: http://bit.ly/LIB2014SFPreParty – About Lightning in a Bottle – Lightning...
*Event Spotlight* ABunDance: TRIBE | Kraddy | Huglife | Buku | Jason Burns | LURE Hollywood | April 26

*Event Spotlight* ABunDance: TRIBE | Kraddy | Huglife | Buku | Jason Burns | LURE Hollywood | April 26

ABunDance: Tribe returns to LURE Hollywood for an outdoor wonderland on Saturday, April 26 Los Angeles - Conscious party pioneer Grateful Generation are back with their next awe-inspiring installment ofABunDance at LURE Hollywood on April 26. This time, their Bohemian Burner Bazaar will feature the sultry sounds of bass-centric veteran Kraddy and Jason Burns hot off their sets from Coachella with support from HugLife,Buku, and Daniellow. RSVP...
*Artist Interview* Sander van Doorn

*Artist Interview* Sander van Doorn

Can you tell our readers about yourself? Well I have been a DJ & Producer professionally for a little over ten years. We are back here in Miami, this is my seventh time participating in Winter Music Conference and Miami Music Week. What are some of your major musical influences? That is a really hard...
*Artist Interview* Borgeous

*Artist Interview* Borgeous

Can you tell us a little about yourself and how you got introduced to dance music? My name is John Borger although I am better known by my DJ name Borgeous.  I am originally from Miami and now live in Los Angles. I have worked on music since I was 15 years old, starting  more in...
*Artist Interview* DVBBS

*Artist Interview* DVBBS

What production software and hardware do you use? We prefer using Ableton, Nexus VST’s, Sylenth Isotope,  and Camel Crusher for distortion. Sometimes we use Massive  for our bass tones. What is your Favorite VST? For Synths we find ourselves using Nexus and Sylenth a lot. You both co-produced A very successful hit with Borgeous called “Tsunami” did...
*Artist Interview* DubVision

*Artist Interview* DubVision

How would describe Production Style? The most important thing that we have in our production is our melody’s because what we like to do in our productions is take our listeners on a journey.  Getting their emotions goings and telling a story with the track. That’s our main part of our production style. We really...
*Artist Interview* Sick Individuals

*Artist Interview* Sick Individuals

Sick Individuals are two young heavy hitters that have recently been dominating the scene. They hail from Holland but were in Miami to play Ultra Music Festival and a couple other Winter Music Conference parties. I had the pleasure of sitting down with them.   We have Sick Individuals here with us today, what are...
*Artist Interview* JOEYSUKI

*Artist Interview* JOEYSUKI

JoeySuki is a lively young Dutch man visiting Miami for the wild, week long party that has come to be known as Winter Music Conference. Amongst the traffic, smoke, kandi, and irresponsible pedestrian practices I experienced in Downtown Miami on the first day of Ultra Music Festival I was able to pick this man’s brain...
*Artist Interview* Ariana & The Rose

*Artist Interview* Ariana & The Rose

During Winter Music Conference we were lucky enough to be able to sit down and Interview Ariana & The Rose at The Delano Hotel. A name that is quickly rising in the fashion and Alternative Synth Pop areas of the industry. Everyone here at Music You Need is expecting great things to come from this wonderfully talented singer. Can you introduce...
*Event Preview* “Summer Daze” pool party

*Event Preview* “Summer Daze” pool party

This Sunday April 13 Red Rabbit Presets, Space Tapes and Slap & Tickle, will be kicking off “Summer Daze” pool party at the glorious Surfcomber Hotel on South Beach. If you haven’t been to a Surfcomber pool party you’re in for a treat. Some of the best talent to date, hottest VIP girls, and wonderful...
*Event Spotlight*  6th Annual Emissions West Coast Bass Culture Festival | DELTRON3030 | MAY16-19

*Event Spotlight* 6th Annual Emissions West Coast Bass Culture Festival | DELTRON3030 | MAY16-19

It is time to gather in the forest and dance in the trees. To honor this moment through sound, expression & people. The Emissions Festival is a celebration of the rich, creative culture surrounding the west coast’s bass music & festival community. A reflection of the appreciation felt from these. It shares both a forward...