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Culture, Other - April 16, 2014 Random Acts of Kindness Day – April 22, 2014

Remember your first festival? Hold up… your first ‘transformational festival’? You know the difference: those that go beyond exposing you to architecture, art, light, sound, and your own psyche… what makes a festival truly transformational is the culture:  it’s a culture that...

Culture, Drum & Bass, Dubstep - April 10, 2014 PK Sound comes to Vancouver: SUBculture Saturdays feat Dieselboy and Downlink

Vancouver, are you ready to feel the bass? We are all wanderers in a desert of treble heavy sand, searching for a source of bass that sustains us. In this drought of luscious sound, there is finally an oasis appearing on the horizon. The Red Room with SUBculture Saturdays featuring PK Sound....

Culture, Other - April 3, 2014 We’re nominated for a 2014 Breakspoll award!

We just found out that we’ve been nominated for a 2014 Breakspoll Award for “Best Website or Blog” category! This is pretty exciting news for us here at AYNiB and we’re proud to be sharing the category with other great sites like Dubselekta and Rhythm and Breaks. Thank you...

DJ's/Producers, Other - April 1, 2014 How DJs & Artists Chose Their Names #5

Here we are with a new all Canadian edition of How DJs & Artists Chose Their Names. This time, we decided to celebrate some of Canada’s awesome and diverse talent. We truly are blessed up here in the Great White North! Not only do we have an amazing array of genre representation, but the...

Art, Culture - December 2, 2013 Cans of paint and skill, Sofles – Limitless

It’s pretty amazing what a group of graffiti artists can do with a lot of time, skill and paint. I just wish the kids in my neighbourhood would stop drawing with crayons and upgrade their skills. You can check out more of Sofles’s work here and Ironlak films here  ...

Canada Festivals, Culture - October 11, 2013 Junglist Salvation Found at the 2013 403DNBBQ Weekender

This is the start of our 2013 festival season reviews. What a year! For the following few weeks you can expect to see stories and reviews from the AYNIB crew from these festivals: 403DNBBQ Weekender, Believe Freedom Festival, Lightning in a Bottle, What the Festival, Bass Coast, Shambhala, U4eeYah...

Canada Festivals, DJ's/Producers, Other, Promoters - July 25, 2013 Talking with Kevin Harper, Talent Manager for Motion Notion.

Kevin Harper has been with MoNo since 2007. He started out contributing his music, then better known as DJ Kev, but soon found himself more involved, offering advice on other artists to book at the fest in following years. Just last year, Kevin was asked to take on the role of Talent Manager and...

Art, Culture, Other Music - July 11, 2013 Le Cirque de la Nuit: Lunari – promo video

Cirque de la Nuit from Orlando Kelly on Vimeo. Le Cirque de la Nuit: Kintala was an amazing event fueled by the BRILLIANCE of Calgary’s finest creatives! This is the promotional film for the next event, July 13, 2013 at Dicken’s Pub, Calgary. The last Le Cirque de la Nuit in Calgary was...

International Festivals, Other, People, USA Festivals - July 9, 2013 Yoga Under the Earth Harp with Andrea Brook

This spring, All You Need is Bass went to Envision Festival in Costa Rica to bring back pictures, stories, and inspiration. Yoga Under the Earth Harp was one of the many workshops offered at Envision Festival 2013. The Earth Harp is the world’s largest stringed instrument, spanning over 50 feet....

Other, USA Festivals - July 8, 2013 AYNiB’s Guide to the Lightning in a Bottle 2013 Workshops

Over the past 10 years we’ve seen a surge in festival culture all over North America and the UK. What is emerging in many corners of the globe is something quite spectacular. Events are evolving to an ever demanding population that yearns for something more than just a place to party....

Canada Festivals, Drum & Bass, Tips - June 14, 2013 403DNBBQ Weekender Prep Guide

The final countdown is on for the epic 403DNBBQ Weekender, and with less than 2 weeks to go and the excitement is growing! We can’t wait to get to the Stoney Nakoda Casino, have an epic BBQ and get down with a full on weekend of drum and bass. Maybe I’ll even win big at blackjack or...

Canada Festivals, Drum & Bass, Other, Photos - June 6, 2013 403DNBBQ Weekender Ticket Giveaway – Show us your Junglist Pride!

!!! CONTEST CLOSED! CONGRATS TO BARON KURGESS AND MOE BEASLEE!!! See all the 2013 entries here. 403DNB and Viper Recordings is bringing junglists old and new one amazing event this July 21 & 22, The 403DNBBBQ Weekender! Canada’s first ever drum & bass resort massive! It will span 2...