Josh Needs is a singer/songwriter and guitarist from the coastal town of South West Rocks, NSW.
The story of Josh began at 11 where he picked up the guitar for the first time after aspiring to play like one of his older brothers. He began playing professionally at 13, writing songs at 14, and throughout his later teens, performing solo, and in bands wherever he could. Josh has appeared at many iconic Australian festivals as Woodford, Blues On Broadbeach, Airlie Beach Music Festival, and Tamworth Country Musica, also adding an appearance at the Sydney Opera House to the mix. Josh has toured with Diesel, Russell Morris, Jon Stevens, Tommy & Phil Emmanuel, Kevin Borich, Joe Camilleri, The Bushwhackers and recently supported Ian Moss and The Animals (UK).
2017 saw the release of “Vector”, a 5 track EP taking inspiration from the city of Sydney and events from his youth.
2018 Josh returned to the studio to record his EP “The Desired” working with Glenn Sarangapany from Birds Of Tokyo on keys and producer Nathan Sheehy.