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Press 2018

New Music This Week – The Record Company – All Of This Life

By Verde News Staff, Verde News—July 2, 2018

The new album incorporates the band's organic style, but provides a richer, full expanded sound using Boulevard Recording Studio and mixes by Mark Needham.

Arkells Release Video For "People’s Champ," Featured In This Year's Stanley Cup Finals

By Pete Mason, NYS Music—May 29, 2018

Written and recorded in Toronto by Arkells, produced by their previous collaborator, Eric Ratz, and mixed by Mark Needham (The Killers, The 1975), "People's Champ" is an upbeat, horn-infused, politically-charged anthem that is resonating deeply with listeners.

VIDEO PREMIERE | The Chordaes Release Vibrant Mark Needham Remix of ‘Something New

By Randy Radic,—May 16, 2018

The Chordaes premiere the Mark Needham Remix of "Something New." The song is from the band's latest EP, entitled In Itinere, Latin for "during the journey." The Needham Remix adds potent percussive elements to the tune.

Arkells Unveil Brand New Single PEOPLE'S CHAMP Out Now

By Scott Burns, Rock Source Magazine—April 6, 2018

(The song 'People's Champ' is) written and recorded in Toronto by Arkells, produced by Eric Ratz and mixed by Mark Needham (The Killers, The 1975), “People’s Champ” is an upbeat, horn-infused, politically-charged anthem written to the social climate.

Working Class Audio audio podcast #172 with Mark Needham

With host Matt Boudreau—April 2, 2018

About this Interview: Mark joins Matt to talk about his early Bay Area days, working with Chris Isaak, Lindsey Buckingham, the Killers and Imagine Dragons, band development, working in Nashville, survival and moving to Los Angeles.

Interview: Before Gasparilla Music Festival, The Record Company's Chris Vos talks John Mayer's doughnuts, a new record and more

By Ray Roa and Robb Ferdinand, Creative Loafing—March 8, 2018

Q: Who's mixing the (new) record right now (for The Record Company)?
We have a guy named Mark Needham doing some mixes for us. Mark has been doing the most of it, so, you can say he's the only one that's gotten a track completely completed. Mark Needham mixed the first couple of tracks and he'll probably mix some more.

Council release "Rust to Gold" video

By RJ Frometa, Vents Magazine—February 12, 2018

The song ("Rust to Gold") was produced by Justin Gray and ten-time Grammy-nominated mixer Mark Needham (Imagine Dragons, The Killers) and has already garnered over five million streams across all streaming platforms, including Spotify and Apple Music.

SINGLE REVIEW: Stay in America by Ashley Delima

By RJ Frometa, Vents Magazine—February 9, 2018

What makes everything (in her song) truly come together, however, is the outstanding mix courtesy of Mark Needham whose work with bands as diverse as Fleetwood Max and Imagine Dragons has established him as one of the foremost in his field.

State Lights share powerful new single "Peace Will Come"

By Peter McGoranl, Hot Press—February 5, 2018

"Peace Will Come" which was mixed by Mark Needham (The Killers, Imagine Dragons), is an ode to hope in a world of uncertainty. It's video features images which reflect the turbulence of the modern world.

Band of the Week: Big Head Todd and the Monsters

By Jeff Niesel, Cleveland Scene—January 17, 2018

When the band began to assemble the songs that would make up its latest effort, New World Arisin', it realized the album would rock a little harder than previous efforts. It was mixed by Mark Needham and engineered by James Tuttle.

PREMIERE: The Chordaes bring something fresh to their “Something New” remix

By Joel Funk, Substream Magazine—January 12, 2018

In order for this to actually work, the band sent the track to Mark Needham, and his finishing touches ensure the song is bound to take on a life of its own. A hook that once felt contained feels brand new– dripping with life as it soars high above the clouds.

Faulkner Release Their Debut LP "Pariahs," 2/9

By Music News Desk Staff, BWW Music—January 8, 2018

Bi-Coastal group FAULKNER announces the February 9, 2018 release of their debut LP 'PARIAHS.' Recorded at Shangri La & East-West studios, produced by RZA, JP Bowersock and Mark Needham (The Killers,) the resulting 10 song album is a punchy mix of a new emotive listening experience.

Press 2017

Faulkner Debuts Scorching New Single "Hot Streak" - Listen Now! (Exclusive Premiere)

By Staff—October 26, 2017

The bi-coastal band's (Faulkner) upcoming debut album was recorded at Rick Rubin’s Shangri La studio and EastWest Studios alongside co-producers RZA, Mark Needham (The Killers) and J.P. Bowersock.

Fleetwood Mac members to make stop at Robinson

By Jack W. Hill, Democrat Gazette—October 24, 2017

The new album has 10 songs, five written by Buckingham, two written by McVie and three they co-wrote. Buckingham also produced or co-produced the album (handling the task alone on two songs and Mark Needham on five).

Dynasty Podcasts, Chicagoverse 161 - Company Of Thieves

By Jaime Black, Dynasty Podcasts—September 22, 2017

In support of Company Of Thieves’ reunion tour, Marc Walloch calls in to Dynasty Podcasts to reconnect with Jaime Black.

Marc Walloch: "We got to collaborate with Mark Needham on (track) 'Treasure'. He mixed 'Treasure', and he mixed The Killers first record and a lot of Fleetwood Mac, he’s just killer a killer mixer."

Developing Artists & Mixing 300+ Songs Per Year: Mark Needham - Produce Like a Pro Interview

By Warren Huart, Produce Like A Pro—September 21, 2017

Mark Needham is a producer and mix engineer that works in both LA and Nashville. He has worked in the music industry for over 3 decades, mixes between 300 and 500 songs year and is responsible for developing “A-list” talent like the Killers and Imagine Dragons.

Inside Track: Lindsey Buckingham/Christine McVie "Feel About You" - Secrets Of The Mix Engineers: Mark Needham

By Paul Tingen, Sound On Sound Magazine—September 1, 2017

Fleetwood Mac stalwarts Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie have enjoyed long musical careers — as has their engineer, mixer and co-producer Mark Needham. In his fifth decade as a top-level engineer, mixer and producer, Mark Needham could be forgiven for being a bit of a traditionalist. Instead he’s an early adopter, who has eagerly embraced digital innovation.

Big Head Todd And The Monsters Announce 11Th Album "New World Arisin" Due 11/3

By Glide Music Staff, Glide Magazine—August 25, 2017

The album was written and produced by vocalist/guitarist Todd Park Mohr with original members Rob Squires on bass and Brian Nevin on drums and percussions. ... It was recorded at E-Town Studios in Boulder, Colorado and mixed by Mark Needham with engineering by James Tuttle.

Acme Radio Live Show: The Sidemen w/ Bruce Bouton, guest: Mark Needham

By Bruce Bouton, Acme Radio Live—July 22, 2017

The Sidemen, hosted by industry legend Bruce Bouton, spotlights Nashville’s best session musicians by featuring their history, recordings and interviews. Guest Mark Needham discusses his past, present and future plans and artists he's worked with including: Neon Trees, Metro Station, Imagine Dragons, The Killers and more.

Faulkner Delivers a Triumphant Performance at the Troubadour

By Sylvie Barnett, Magnetic Magazine—July 13, 2017

In August, Faulkner will be releasing their highly anticipated debut album this fall produced by RZA, Mark Needham (The Killers) and JP Bowersock.

Tiger & Bloom: Hearts On Fire

By Kerry Doole, FYI Music News—June 30, 2017

The vocal harmonies (of Tiger & Bloom) are well-executed, and the track sports impressive production values too, courtesy of producer/engineer Kevin Dietz plus mixer Mark Needham (Imagine Dragons, Fleetwood Mac).

Watch Lindsey Buckingham, Christine McVie Behind-the-Scenes of New LP

By Jon Blistein,—May 25, 2017

Fleetwood Mac's Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie offer a behind-the-scenes look at the making of their upcoming LP, Buckingham/McVie, in a new short documentary. See Mark in studio with the artists.

Press 2016

Root, Root, Root For The Home Team! Talking With Indie Pop Band ‘Cheerleader’ About Cheesesteaks, Music Festivals, & Growing Up In CT

By Kevin Begleymay,—May 24, 2016

They released The Sunshine of Your Youth last year which features their new single “A Million Ways.” The album was recorded in Los Angeles with ten-time Grammy nominated producer Mark Needham, who is known for his work with artists such as The Killers, Walk The Moon, and Fleetwood Mac.

Cheerleader Announces East Coast Tour With Paperwhite

By Bryan Kremkau,—Apr 12, 2016

This is all new material and it was a ball. I worked with Paul Worley, producer, and I worked with David Cobb and Mark Needham. These are the three producers on this (album, "First Comes The Night").

Musician & Actor Chris Isaak on Late Night PBS with Tavis Smiley

By Travis Smiley, Public Broadcast Service (PBS)—March 29, 2016

This is all new material and it was a ball. I worked with Paul Worley, producer, and I worked with David Cobb and Mark Needham. These are the three producers on this (album, "First Comes The Night").

Newsboys: Sound Check Interview + Album Review of Love Riot

By Craig Adams,—March 4, 2016

Newsboys fans, here it is… the long-awaited and highly-anticipated studio release, Love Riot! This powerful new album was produced by Mark Needham, (mixing credits include Imagine Dragons and Shakira); and Zach Hall; as well as Seth Mosley and Mike O’Connor.

Mark Needham Interview: 5 Tips for mixing in Home Studio
Series: Top-Producers Giving Hints and Tips

(This article is in German)

By Carsten Kaiser Besser Mixen, Backup-Strategie

Hallo Mark, toll, dass Du bonedo für ein Interview bereit stehst. Es ist ja nicht selbstverständlich, dass jemand die Zeit dazu findet, der so viel zu tun hat wie du. Wir sind alle scharf darauf, neue Tipps und Tricks von einem Top-Pofis zu hören. Und Du zählst definitiv zur ersten Riege, wenn es ums Mixen und Produzieren geht. Schließlich warst Du schon zehn mal für einen Grammy nominiert und hast mit so unterschiedlichen Künstlern gearbeitet, wie Chris Isaak, Shakira, My Chemical Romance… Wenn man heute das Radio einschaltet, stehen die Chancen gut, dass man einen Song hört, der durch deine Hände als Mixing Engineer gegangen ist.