*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*  BICYCLE DAY WEEKEND 4/19-4/20 | Alex Grey | Gramatik | MiM0SA | Lotus | Star Slinger | Opiuo | Many More! | The Regency SF

*Event Spotlight* BICYCLE DAY WEEKEND 4/19-4/20 | Alex Grey | Gramatik | MiM0SA | Lotus | Star Slinger | Opiuo | Many More! | The Regency SF

BICYCLE DAY WEEKEND – 4.19 & 4.20 at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco! Euphonic Conceptions, Challenger, Beat Church and Goldenvoice Present: 3 Floors of Music, Art, and More for 2 Nights with Live Painting by Alex Grey and Allyson Grey! Grab your tickets HERE today! http://www.cosm.org/ plus Mars1, Sam Flores, Damon Soule, and more! and music from: Gramatik https://soundcloud.com/gramatik...
*Event Review* Snow Ball Music Festival 2014

*Event Review* Snow Ball Music Festival 2014

Snow Ball Music Festival was a solid three days of music but slightly marred by some logistical issues and its new location. A few no-shows by artists on the lineup also left fans feeling a little jilted. Originally taking place in the mountains, Snow Ball used to be a retreat from the city to groove...
Mayhem Mondays w/ Delta Heavy, Christian Martin, Nicolas Jaar, & More

Mayhem Mondays w/ Delta Heavy, Christian Martin, Nicolas Jaar, & More

Cover Mix: Hot Since 82 umami – seven days Doctor P – EDM Sauce 50K [Exclusive Mix] [FREE DL] SecureCloud MIAMI 2014: Bart B More UZ – No Stripes Big Gigantic – Just For The Thrill Opiuo Meraki (Album Preview) Treasure Fingers & Anna Lunoe – BAD MF Lettuce – Slippin Into Darkness (GRiZ Remix...
*Game Review* Vinyl Countdown | Musical Slots

*Game Review* Vinyl Countdown | Musical Slots

Review of Vinyl Countdown musical slots game The modern day has seen many traditional forms of entertainment transformed by the internet, such as online casino and digital music downloads. While virtually all gambling fans have embraced online options, older music fans are less convinced by music downloads and it is those yearning for the days...
*EP Preview* Deep City Culture - Nomadic Chromatic

*EP Preview* Deep City Culture – Nomadic Chromatic

Awarded the 2012 SF:RAW Artist of the Year Award, Deep City Culture is a San Francisco based trio comprised of Augy (Auganism), Issam (OrkidZ) and Ryan (MyPetMonster.) They have blended their unique auditory perspectives into a sonic melting pot of deep digital mysticism with their new EP “Nomadic Chromatic” Deep in the heart of the...
*Album/Event Preview* Simian Mobile Disco - Whorl | Old Pioneertown | April 26

*Album/Event Preview* Simian Mobile Disco – Whorl | Old Pioneertown | April 26

Simian Mobile Disco Announces Brand New Project & Album – “Whorl” Will Perform and Record New Album In Old Pioneertown, Next To Joshua Tree’s National Park April 26th “I must create a system,” wrote William Blake, “or forever be enslav’d by another man’s.” Nestled against the vast open expanse of Joshua Tree’s National Park, Pioneertown’s Pappy...
*MYN Exclusive Mix* Back to the Underground | Episode 2 | Grensta

*MYN Exclusive Mix* Back to the Underground | Episode 2 | Grensta

Welcome, we are going back… back…#BacktotheUnderground Our mixmaster this week is the second resident DJ in the podcast series, Bay-Area kid Ryan Grennan aka Grensta! Known for his especially funky bass & house sets, Grensta always brings that Dirybird vibe whenever he plays out. With a few of his own productions up his sleeve and...
*Event Spotlight* 108 Entertainment Presents: Phutureprimitive | Bird of Prey | Sixis | Djedi | VGNX | The Uptown Oakland | April 5th

*Event Spotlight* 108 Entertainment Presents: Phutureprimitive | Bird of Prey | Sixis | Djedi | VGNX | The Uptown Oakland | April 5th

This Saturday, 108 Entertainment, Euphonic Conceptions and Envisioned Arts are bringing Phutureprimitive back to Oakland for his first show  in the land of oaks in two years! Supporting him are the psychedelic sounds of Bird of Prey, the bubbly glitch of Sixis, the sacred sounds of Djedi, and the 808′s of VGNX. On top of...
*New Remix EP* David Starfire - Ascend

*New Remix EP* David Starfire – Ascend

Ascend, the 2013 release from Six Degrees artist David Starfire, featured a dizzying cast of musical characters, including Afrika Bambaataa, Cheb i Sabbah, Natacha Atlas, iCatching and Sheila Govindarajan. Now, for the new Ascend remix EP, David has reached out to some of his favorite producers, including some up and coming production talent in the...
*Event Review* ABunDance of Magic | Robotic Pirate Monkey | Pumpkin | ChrisB. | Lure Hollywood

*Event Review* ABunDance of Magic | Robotic Pirate Monkey | Pumpkin | ChrisB. | Lure Hollywood

Grateful Generation knows how to throw one hell of a party! Decking out the normally standard LA club, Lure, with some of the most incredible decorations, vendors, performers, visual artists, and or course musical artists that you could possibly imagine, this was a night to remember. Starting off the night with a true desert vibe,...
Mayhem Mondays: Ultra Music Festival 2014 Live Sets

Mayhem Mondays: Ultra Music Festival 2014 Live Sets

*MYN Exclusive Mix* Back to the Underground | Episode 1 | Manny Faces

*MYN Exclusive Mix* Back to the Underground | Episode 1 | Manny Faces

#BacktotheUnderground is here! Throwing down the first mix of the podcast series is Manny Faces, aka Mike Rose. One of our original resident DJ ‘s, Manny is one of those guys you can’t predict. With roots playing DNB, he also has a strong taste for some authentic house music and he will always surprise you...