*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* Madeon | Adventure Club | Maya | Scottsdale | AZ

*Event Spotlight* Madeon | Adventure Club | Maya | Scottsdale | AZ

Maya has a couple blockbuster acts lined up for the weekend. If you are a fan of the melodic and well composed genres of electronic music, this is the weekend to head to Maya in Scottsdale, Arizona. June 6th they have the kid that makes the industry say WHOA. Madeon is still a kid. He...
*Artist Interview* Loud Flavor

*Artist Interview* Loud Flavor

Hell yes. We just got our interview back with the awesome bass producer known as Loud Flavor! I know, we just posted one of his tracks (which you can check out HERE), but we wanted to show him some extra love today. Please enjoy this little insight into the brain of one the most prolific...
*Artist Interview/MYN Exclusive Mix* Decadon | BackToTheUnderground | Episode 12

*Artist Interview/MYN Exclusive Mix* Decadon | BackToTheUnderground | Episode 12

Did we just release two #BackToTheUnderground mixes this week?! YUP! We couldn’t wait any longer to share this very special interview with one of our favorite bass producers; Decadon. As an added bonus, he’s featured a nearly all original mix for the podcast series! Please enjoy this incredible mix and inspiring interview from Colorado bass...
*New Track* Loud Flavor - Circle

*New Track* Loud Flavor – Circle

Dayumm sonnn. Loud Flavor just came out with a MASSIVE new tune on Bass Taste Records that will leave your subs bleeding. Living up to his name, this track starts smashing out a huge bass line from the get go, incorporating a screeching synth that overpowers your senses, and lots of hi hats, all to...
*Event Review* Lil Jon |Maya| Scottsdale, Arizona

*Event Review* Lil Jon |Maya| Scottsdale, Arizona

The King of Crunk is dead. Long live the prince of Turn Up. He didn’t say “get crunk”  at all. NOT EVEN ONCE. Part of the reason I went was to hear the collection of catch phrases that made him the voice of the party for the better part of a decade now. Alas, he has...
*Event Spotlight* Splash House - Anna Lunoe - Kygo - Claude Von Stroke - Kaytranada - RAC - Moby - Tycho - June 13th - 15th

*Event Spotlight* Splash House – Anna Lunoe – Kygo – Claude Von Stroke – Kaytranada – RAC – Moby – Tycho – June 13th – 15th

Southern California swimming pools will be popping off weekend after next when Splash House takes over Palm Springs. Prepare yourself for some cutting edge music to accompany you poolside, or hell, even while you’re taking a dip. Music will be playing at The Saguaro Palm Springs and The Hard Rock Palm Springs, with free shuttles...
*New Remix* Daft Punk - Doin' It Right (Decadon Remix)

*New Remix* Daft Punk – Doin’ It Right (Decadon Remix)

Leaving the intro mostly alone for this one, Decadon gives us a little filter action and then drops it into a funky little hip hop beat. Then you get some soft electro synths and a little hi hat to give it a trap feel. He puts in a bridge where it’s all original and only...
*New Track* EDX - Breathin'

*New Track* EDX – Breathin’

One of the world’s finest producer/DJs, EDX, releases the preview of his atmospheric new single, “Breathin’,” due out on Monday, June 16th via Spinnin’ Deep. With his last single, “Cool You Off” still riding high in the top 10 of the Beatport Deep House chart, EDX looks to capitalize on his success and build upon the outstanding reception of his...
*Event Spotlight* What The Festival 2014 | The Glitch Mob | Washed Out | Nightmares on Wax (Live) | RL Grime | Emancipator | June 19th – 22nd

*Event Spotlight* What The Festival 2014 | The Glitch Mob | Washed Out | Nightmares on Wax (Live) | RL Grime | Emancipator | June 19th – 22nd

In just a couple weeks Music You Need will be heading up to the Wolf Run Ranch in Durfur, Oregon to cover WTF Festival. In just its third year WTF is shaping up to be one of the most highly anticipated music festivals of the summer. WTF features five different stages (including a signature 2,700...
Mayhem Mondays w/ Mat Zo, Justice, Kygo, & More

Mayhem Mondays w/ Mat Zo, Justice, Kygo, & More

Justice – Planisphère Worthy – On The Floor Feat. Kevin Knapp Kill The Zo – Part I Broken Bells – Holding On For Life (Zeds Dead Remix) #441 Sound Opinions With Darkside Sharam – Midnight Mix The Do LaB Presents In The LaB Featuring Pumpkin At Lightning In A Bottle 2013 The Do LaB Presents...
*Event Review* Lightning in a Bottle 2014 | Bradley, CA

*Event Review* Lightning in a Bottle 2014 | Bradley, CA

This year’s Lightning in a Bottle marked MYN’s third year covering the event. Experiencing LIB at 3 different venues definitely gives you a broader perspective about the overall intention and success of the event. That being said, 2014 marks our favorite LIB to date for so many reasons. Since there are so many aspects of...
*Event Spotlight* Northern Nights 2014 | Beats Antique | Justin Martin | Zion I | Odesza | The Floozies | Cook's Valley Campground | July 18 - 20

*Event Spotlight* Northern Nights 2014 | Beats Antique | Justin Martin | Zion I | Odesza | The Floozies | Cook’s Valley Campground | July 18 – 20

  It’s Sunday morning and the vibrant California sun has just crested the Coast Range, shedding its life giving rays down on smiling festival goers who bob up and down in the cool respite of the Eel River. They’re happy to feel it’s chill, to float effortlessly and let their legs, beaten and battered from...