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Press 2011

5 questions with Paul Cristiano of RadioRadio

December 29, 2011—By Jen Chancellor, Tulsa World

The band (RadioRadio) has worked with producers Beau Hill and Mark Needham (The Killers, Bloc Party), as well as with filmmaker Ashley Greyson. They say their sound competes with the likes of Snow Patrol and The Killers.

LostAlone announce UK tour and new single

December 2, 2011—

The band spent five weeks recording in Los Angeles during May 2010. 'Do You Get What You Pray For?' was produced by Greg Wells and mixed by Mark Needham (Killers, Fleetwood Mac, MCR).

Keywest @ Monroe's Live

November 24, 2011—By Kernan Andrews Galway Advertiser

The band has spent the year working on their self-penned album The Message in LA with Grammy nominated Mark Needham (The Killers) producing. "Keywest are one of my top tips to breakthrough," he says. "There has been a real buzz about this band here in Los Angeles".

Magnificent Seven storm Dumfries

November 11, 2011—By Sara Bain, The Dumfries Standard Friday

The band Finding Albert and frontman Robert Shields have aired live sessions on BBC Radio; worked with respected producers including Mark Needham (The Killers, Bloc Party, Fleetwood Mac), Greg Wells and David Kosten.

Arrivals for Latin Person of the Year: Shakira

November 9, 2011—By Steve Marcus for the Las Vegas Sun

Mark Needham arrives at the 2011 Latin Recording Academy's Person of the Year tribute dinner and concert honoring Shakira.

Tufnel Day Is Upon Us

November 9, 2011—By Barnaby Monk, The San Diego Reader

(Imagine Dragons) new disc was recorded at Studio X in the Palms Hotel and Casino and produced by Grammy-nominated studio stud Mark Needham (Bloc Party, Neon Trees, My Chemical Romance).

INLAND: Divide the Day signs with Warner Bros.

November 9, 2011—By Vanessa Franko,

The band has been working with producer Mark Needham, who helped another Inland band get signed to a major label. (You might have heard of them--they're called Neon trees.)

Exclaim! Magazine Chris Isaak Interview

November 2011—By Kerry Doole

Is this the first record you've totally produced by yourself?

No, I did a Christmas record. I'd never have the guts to produce something if I wasn't working with Mark Needham, the engineer. I really trust him. You need somebody on the other side of the glass if you're going to produce and sing. I've worked with him my whole career. Such a talented guy. If you know somebody looking for a guy to make a record with, you could no better than him.

Cover Feature: Chris Isaak

November 1, 2011—By Barbara Schultz for Electronic Musician Magazine

The group's longtime engineer, Mark Needham, rigged Isaak's wood-paneled basement for recording and captured the rehearsals. Needham also accompanied the musicians to Memphis, for the main recording sessions in the famed Sun studio.

TJ Courtney Eyes Fall Release

October 7, 2011—By

To record the songs on his upcoming releases, TJ teamed with an experienced crew in the studio, including songwriter/producer Jason "Space" Smith, songwriter Waymon Boone, producer Andrew Dixon and mixer Mark Needham (The Killers, Neon Trees).

12th Annual Latin GRAMMY® Nominations Once Again Reflect a Diverse Blend of Established and Rising Talent from Across the Latin Music World

September 14, 2011—PR Newswire via CBS

The nominations (for Album Of The Year) highlight an eclectic mix of well-known and rising performers and creative professionals (including) Shakira's Sale El Sol (with Eduardo Bergallo, Michael Brauer, Lukas Burton, Gustavo Celis, Dave Clauss, John Hill, Alex Leader, Stephen Marcussen, Lester Mendez, Mark Needham, Joel Numa, Luis Fernando Ochoa, Andros Rodriguez, Jonathan Shakhovskoy, Shakira, and Ed Williams).

Keywest: Live @The Philip Lynott Exhibition

August 18, 2011—The Hot Press Newsdesk, Hot Press

Having recently signed a five-year US publishing deal with Peermusic and MAN Entertainment, the future looks particularly bright for Keywest. Their Mark Needham-produced debut album is wrapped and pencilled in for release later this year.

Debut UK disc from Transfer

August 12, 2011—By Douglas Baptie

Transfer will be releasing their debut album Future Selves in the UK on September 19th. The band self produced the album with Mark Needham (Killers, Fleetwood Mac).

Backnbloom - Venice Video

August 10, 2011—By Arthur Jay

Backnbloom's single, Heed the Flashes, mixed by Mark Needham (The Killers) was just released and a full album is slated for early September 2011.

Follow That Bird at Antone's [Show Preview]

July 27, 2011—By Phillip Pantuso in Arts and Entertainment , The

The band (The Burning Hotels) debut full-length was mixed by Mark Needham, who did the same for The Killers and Bloc Party.

Temecula: Inverse always will consider themselves a 'local band'

July 23, 2011—By Rachael Recker, The Southwest Riverside News Network

Inverse is now working on their first full-length debut with producer and mixer Mark Needham, M.A.N. Production, who has worked with Neon Trees, The Killers and Fleetwood Mac.

Keywest sign US publishing deal

July 12, 2011—By The Hot Press Newsdesk

Fresh from a fantastic set at Oxegen, the Dublin-based five-piece have just put pen to paper on a massive deal with Peermusic, the world's largest independent music publishing company, and MAN Entertainment.

The band have recently returned from LA, where they were recording their debut album The Message with producer Mark Needham, the man behind MAN Entertainment.

More Ezmix Presets - Toontrack releases Mark Needham EZmix Pack

June 15, 2011—By Hot Headlines at

Mark has taken time out of his busy work schedule to partner with Toontrack and hand craft some very useful and exciting presets for our widely popular EZmix plug-in. Vocals, guitars, bass, keys and drums - there's a little something for everyone in this pack. A must have for everyone looking to beef up their "in the box" mixing options!

Toontrack Mark Needham EZmix Pack: Need Some Of Needham's EZmix Presets?

June 15, 2011—By Product News at

Now available from Toontrack, the Mark Needham EZmix Pack features EZmix presets hand-crafted by -- you guessed it -- Mark Needham, the music industry mainstay who has mixed albums for Chris Isaak, Stevie Nicks, Lindsey Buckingham, The Killers, O.A.R., Fleetwood Mac, The Academy Is, Shakira, My Chemical Romance, Bruce Hornsby, Cobra Starship, Michelle Branch, Cake, and John Hiatt.

Talented local acts set to play Galway Arts Festival big top

May 26, 2011—By the Local News Editor, Galway Advertiser

A busy 12 months have seen the band (Keywest )travel to the US and UK recording their debut album, The Message, with Grammy nominated Mark Needham (The Killers/Neon Trees) and London based Tim Young.

Elyse Haren Rocks, Raises Funds to Fight Cancer

May 13, 2011—By Nicole Pajer, The West Hollywood Patch

Patch: Your first album was mixed by Mark Needham (The Killers, Fleetwood Mac). How did you hook up with such an accomplished producer?
Haren: I emailed him late on a Friday night, the next morning, he'd already listened to the music, and three days later, I was sitting in his studio and we were already mixing.

Keywest live instore at Tower

May 5, 2011—By The Hot Press Newsdesk, Hot Press/

The band (Keywest) have been busy making a name for themselves over the past year, playing venues throughout the country, and recording their debut album The Message in L.A with Mark Needham, which is due to be released later this year.

Fresh: Ex-Terrier Danny Bemrose speaks as his band Scars On 45 sign major deal in America

March 18, 2011—By Nick Lavigueur, Huddersfield Daily Examiner

After penning the deal in early 2010 the band was put to work recording their self-produced debut album with help from Mark Needham, who also worked on the Killers' number one album Hot Fuss.

Free MP3 & Video Download Offer: Merlin Moon "Empty Shell"

March 15, 2011—By

Merlin Moon is offering a free video and MP3 download of the song "Empty Shell" from his upcoming CD Bohemian Side of The Sky.

Engineered by 11 time Grammy-winner Rafa Sardina, mixed by Mark Needham (The Killers, Fleetwood Mac, Bloc Party, Hot Hot Heat), and mastered by Stephen Marcussen, Bohemian Side of the Sky is set for release in Spring 2011.

These Kids Wear Crowns: Cross Canada Tour & In Store Events Confirmed For March

March 11, 2011—By Nour Haik, ©LIVE 'N LOUD MAGAZINE

The Chilliwack, BC-based band's 11-song studio album - and first full-length release on EMI was produced by such A-list names as Matt Squire and Gggarth Richardson and mixed by Mark Needham (Neon Trees, The Killers).

Chris Isaak on The Today Show Australia filmed at The Ballroom

March 4, 2011—By Richard Wilkins, The Today Show Australia

TODAY entertainment editor Richard Wilkins caught up with Chris Isaak in Los Angeles to talk about his latest album and his tour down under!

New Album For Luger Boa!

February 20, 2011—By MTV News Australia

It was, however, briefly under the guise of Mark Needham who mixed the album in LA. Needham can now add Luger Boa to the list of people he's worked with.

Temple House Festival -
The Danger Is

February 11, 2011—By Brian Gillespie, The Connaught Telegraph

In June 2009 the band (The Danger Is) entered the studio of famed Buffalo, New York, band The Goo Goo Dolls to record 10 songs under the guidance of producer Marc Swersky and renowned mix engineer Mark Needham (Chris Isaak, The Killers, Fleetwood Mac).

Stone Parade ready to rock the Blaxland Tavern

January 31, 2011—By Rowan Cowley, The Penrith Press

The popular rockers second full length album Stratosphere contains all original material and was recorded with the help of some music heavyweights including mixer Mark Needham, who has worked with the Killers.

Scars on 45 launch debut EP

Jan 22, 2011—By The Spenborough Guardian, local section staff

They signed Scars On 45 in early 2010 and immediately set them to work recording their self-produced debut album which was mixed by Mark Needham, who also worked on the Killers' number one album Hot Fuss.

Natalie Gelman, MUNY Performer

January 20, 2011—By Jaya Saxena, The Gothamist

How's the album coming? I've been writing and working on a new album with Charlie Midnight and Mark Needham two awesome producers in Los Angeles. We are letting it take the time it takes to have songs we absolutely love and create something amazing.

Palenke Soultribe Drops Some Colombian Blammo at Bardot This Thursday

January 10, 2011—By Claudia Camargo, Miami New Times

And then there was 2009's ORO. By the band's own admission, it "was the album that ... was the big break for us. It was a carefully produced album with ... Mark Needham, who has worked with the Killers, Cake, [and] Chemical Romance among others."

The Sounds Prep Fourth Full-Length For March

January 11, 2011—By Plug In Music

While their last two albums were recorded in the US with outside producers, the band retreated to their own studio in Malmo, Sweden to write, produce and record, assisted by engineer Brian Virtue. The album was ultimately mixed by Mark Needham.

INNERPARTYSYSTEM "Never Be Content" Out Digitally February 22

January 13, 2011—By

It's been a steady climb for group since the release of their 2007 EP, The Download EP. Innerpartysystem caught the attention of renowned producers including Alan Moulder ,Stuart Price, Mark 'Spike' Stent, Joel Hamilton, and Mark Needham (The Killers, Pete Yorn), all of whom contributed to the band's self-titled debut album, released in 2008 on Island Def Jam.