global takeover recap





Yet another hot week for world International music! For this weeks show we had music from countries such as Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Nigeria, south Africa, spain, new Zealand and more. World news consisted of info from England on Sir Paul McCartney topping the rich musican list, a concert in india getting shut down and a rock n roll concert in Cape town south africa.

Offical Playlist for this week

Swedish house Mafia-Dont you worry child (Sweden)

A-Mei-If you Have heard (Taiwan)

Tego Calderon (Puerto Rico)

M.I.A-Bad Girls (Sri Lanka)

Mami Kawada-Joint (Japan)

Lorde-Royals (New Zealand)

Sammy Simorangkir-Sedang Apa Dan Dimana (SADD) (Indonesia)

Alex Party-Don’t give me your life (Italy)

Flavour-Gollible (Nigeria)

Yaina-Rodeados y Tan Solos (Spain)

Carabao-Thierry (Thailand)

Rita Ora-R.I.P featuring Tinie Tempah (England)

Paulina Rubio-Mi Nuevo Vicio featuring Morat (Mexico)

The Narrow-Lonely Lonely (South Africa)


Older Than Oceans Interview

Older Than Oceans is a Alternative/Post Hardcore band hailing from Long Island, NY. The six-piece act draws influences from their local music scene, and have crafted a unique sound which can be heard on their debut release, “I, Undefined”. The band brings a tremendous energy to their performances and certainly knows how to worotopick a crowd.

Recently, Colette got a chance to talk with Tom and Josh, the band’s vocalists, and see what they have been working on this year. The guys talk about their formation, recording their album, playing live shows and more. Hear the full interview on our soundcloud or right below!

Catch the band live!

  •  Saturday 4/25  – Amityville Music Hall (Amityville, NY)
  •  Friday 5/01  – Amazura Concert Hall (Jamaica, NY)

For more information on Older Than Oceans, head over to their Facebook page.

MC C.B Returns to the Required Radio Studio

MC CB is an alternative rapper hailing from Harlem, NY who brings you “Raw.Unflinching.Soul”. Getting his musical start back in the “MySpace” days, MC C.B has been creating and performing music for quite some time. His energy both on and off the mc cbstage is captivating and easily persuades any audience to lose their self in his music. This year, MC C.B has been creating new music, performing shows and is ready to take on the world!

Recently, MC C.B decided to come back to Required Radio and talk with Colette for a second time.  He first joined us in December of 2014. Cut to April 2015 and he is doing better than ever! In this interview, they discuss his new album “L33T Life”, recent single L.O.V.E and much more! Hear it now on our soundcloud page or listen right below.

If you like what you hear, head over to MC C.B’s website for more info!



ZTB Interview

ZTB is a DJ/Producer hailing from Connecticut who has been making moves all over the Tri-State area.  Getting his start in 2010, ZTB began making hip-hop beats. Over time, he found a way to fuse his love of hip-hop and metal music with the fast-growing Electronica  Screen shot 2015-04-02 at 4.58.57 PMcommunity. Cut to 2015, and ZTB is continuously producing amazing tracks and playing shows in popular venues such as Pianos in NYC and Toad’s Place in New Haven.

Recently, ZTB stopped by the Required Radio studios to talk with Colette, our Music Director. In addition, Colette brought in a guest host to help conduct this interview. She asked Liz Tillman, who is a contributor for EDM NYC.

Colette and Liz sit down with ZTB to talk about what he’s been up to in 2015. We discuss his brand new track “TRVCES”, his production style, festivals and playing live shows. If you missed our interview with ZTB, don’t fret! Check it out right below or on our soundcloud!

Like what you hear? Check out all ZTB has to offer on his soundcloud!

Hit ZTB up online on Facebook or Twitter!

Global takeover recap



Had a special EDM show where I played the best Electronic Dance Music from all over. Calvin Harris, Avicii, Swedish House Mafia, David Guetta all your favorite hits from them all were played on the show. Also played some Hardstyle music from the one an only BladeMasterz, traveled out to other countries and showcase artists from their EDM scenes and plenty more. Here is the official playlist

1. Goodwill & Hook and Sling-Take you Higher (Australia)

2. Alexandra Stan-Mr Saxobeat (Romania)

3. House Rockerz-Guardian Angel (Germany)

4. Tiesto-Adagio for Strings (Netherlands)

5. Gareth Emery-Solider featuring Roxanne Emery Luke Bond remix (England)

6. Avicii- levels (Sweden)

7. David Guetta-Sexy chick (France)

8. BladeMasterz-One Blade (Netherlands)

9. Calvin Harris- Feel so close (Scotland)

10. Filly bee-Like a Bomb (Romania)

11. Alex Party-Dont Give me your life (Italy)

12. Swedish House Mafia- Dont you Worry ChildMidnight-Conspiracy-Midnight-Conspiracy- (Sweden)