*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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The D.O.P.E. Experience

The D.O.P.E. Experience

When it comes to an event that is all about the experience D.O.P.E. Entertainment takes the cake in Las Vegas. The Name dope meaning “Definition Of Proper Entertainment” dubbed rightfully so by the team. When you go to one of their events you can expect extraordinary production and a old school rave vibe that is...
*Event Spotlight* Summersalt 2014 | San Francisco|September 13th

*Event Spotlight* Summersalt 2014 | San Francisco|September 13th

The good people over at Eye Heart SF are making it happen again, in just over a couple weeks Summersalt 2014 will take over Pier 70 along the historic San Francisco waterfront. Saturday, September 13th is stacking up to be quite the day for both electronic and hip-hop enthusiasts alike. Summersalt booked some super exciting...
*Event Review* Shambhala Music Festival | Nelson, British Columbia| Canada |August 8 - 11

*Event Review* Shambhala Music Festival | Nelson, British Columbia| Canada |August 8 – 11

There exists a magical land full of friends to be made and unlimited music to discover hidden in the forests of British Columbia, Canada known as Shambhala. Days are spent lazing in the crisp, glacially fed Salmo river water. When nighttime comes around, fractals burst into laser beams and an electronic music lover’s delight is...
*MYN Featured Article* ToneDen Introduces New Community for Producers

*MYN Featured Article* ToneDen Introduces New Community for Producers

Our friends over at the amazing artist submission and one sheet website, have just introduced a new platform that is going to revolutionize our musical experience online. Check out the details of this new social aspect to music below in the video and see what exactly they are offering musicians and music lovers alike! Producers...
*Event Review* Damascus Apparel Takeover Tour 2014

*Event Review* Damascus Apparel Takeover Tour 2014

A few months ago Damascus Apparel decided to create a “what is Damascus Apparel” 3 minute style video that shows what they have been up to. The events they have put together, the clubs we have taken over and the random stuff that goes on in this world. The video is made up 6 events...
*Event Spotlight* Budweiser #MadeInAmericaFest | Kanye West | Imagine Dragons | Wolfgang Gartner | Grand Park | Downtown LA | August 30-31

*Event Spotlight* Budweiser #MadeInAmericaFest | Kanye West | Imagine Dragons | Wolfgang Gartner | Grand Park | Downtown LA | August 30-31

Los Angeles! We have an event for you! Do you want to check out Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Imagine Dragons, and John Mayer all in one place? Then make sure you find yourself at the Budweiser #MadeInAmericaFest for two days of the biggest names in music! Some of favorites to see will be Yellow Claw, SZA,...
*Event Spotlight* V Elements | Music, Yoga, Art Festival | El Ten Eleven | Pat Mahoney | ESKMO | San Diego, CA | Sept. 27

*Event Spotlight* V Elements | Music, Yoga, Art Festival | El Ten Eleven | Pat Mahoney | ESKMO | San Diego, CA | Sept. 27

**Tickets now On-Sale now!  http://tickets.theuntz.com/events/425382/v-elements-festival/ RSVP on Facebook HERE! V Elements Festival (pronounced Five Elements) is the Country’s largest solar powered one-day music, arts and yoga party. Returning for its 3rd installment, the event will take place in the heart of Downtown on the Broadway Pier along the scenic San Diego Bay on Saturday, September 27, 2014....
*New Track* Alarmin - Save Yourself Ft. Sidekicks

*New Track* Alarmin – Save Yourself Ft. Sidekicks

If you’re feeling a little of the Monday blues, just take a few minutes to listen to Alarmin’s new track and “Save Yourself” from the post-weekend depression. Epic female vocals by Sidekicks and classic electro saw chords build into a super high-energy drop filled with Feed Me-esque woops and plenty of heavy low-end. For the...
*Artist Interview* Sultan + Ned Shepard

*Artist Interview* Sultan + Ned Shepard

You recently released a very inspirational collaboration with The Boxer Rebellion titled “Keep Moving”. What was it like working with the band? It was a great experience for us because we are such fans of the band and such fans of the original song. We reached out to them because we thought the song could...
*New EP* David Starfire - Transformation

*New EP* David Starfire – Transformation

David Starfire is always someone who pushes the envelope musically, and his new EP Transformation is no exception. Incorporating beautiful world music melodies, future synth bleeps and bloops, fat wobbles and heavy bass with a trap feel, and thick drum kits to round out the sound, David Starfire blows you away right from the start with...
*Event Review* The Do LaB Presents: Govinda | Plantrae | Sol Rising | King King | Hollywood, CA | August 15

*Event Review* The Do LaB Presents: Govinda | Plantrae | Sol Rising | King King | Hollywood, CA | August 15

What. A. Night. Big ups to The Do LaB and the Confluence group for hooking us up with media passes to this event, we had a blast! Anytime The Do LaB gets artists together for a show, you know it’s going to be top notch, and this night at King King was no exception. With...
*Event Spotlight* The Do LaB Presents: Govinda | Plantrae | Sol Rising | King King | Hollywood, CA | August 15

*Event Spotlight* The Do LaB Presents: Govinda | Plantrae | Sol Rising | King King | Hollywood, CA | August 15

Join us on August 15th as we host Govinda live at King King in Los Angeles. He will be joined by Plantrae and Sol Rising. Proper Gander Machine will be doing live visuals and Radhika Hersey will be painting live! Tickets are now on sale. Get tickets: http://bit.ly/GovindaTickets Preview the music: http://bit.ly/GovindaDoLaB – About the Artists –...