Think you have what it takes to be the next remixing legend? Here's your opportunity to beat up or beat it with the latest remix contest hosted by spin table legends A-Trak and Zinc. Aspiring DJs from across the globe will get a chance to rework the swerving bass, propulsive drums and ace vocals of "Like the Dancefloor" into their own hot jam, and maybe even snag Pioneer's brand new DDJ-SX and a pair of limited edition Fool's Gold AIAIAI TMA-1s in the mix.
All submissions are due by November 5, so you better jump on it. Who knows, this could be you in five years.
Upload your submission and see contest rules here.
FOOLS GOLD RECORDS RELEASE
The grand prize winner will get their remix of "Like The Dancefloor" released on Fools Gold Records. Join the ranks of A-Trak, Chromeo, Crookers, Kid Cudi, Flosstradamus, Duck Sauce, and more.
PIONEER DDJ-SX CONTROLLER
The Pioneer DDJ-SX is an advanced performance DJ controller designed specifically for Serato DJ Software. Pioneer's DDJ-SX Serato based DJ controller utilizes the software as the basis for its configuration and ergonomic design, taking advantage of its features and integrating special trigger pads and controls. Pioneer also implemented larger jog wheels for precise mixing and scratching, multiple inputs for expandability, and 4-channel mixing flexibility.
FOOL'S GOLD LIMITED EDITION TMA-1 HEADPHONES BY AIAIAI
The TMA-1 headphones were designed in collaboration with several professional and renowned DJ’s. Tested in studios and on stages all over the world, this is a specialized piece of equipment for the hardworking musician.
1 YEAR DIGITAL SUBSCRIPTIONS TO FUTURE MUSIC & COMPUTER MUSIC MAGAZINE
Receive every issue of Future Music & Computer Music on your tablet, PC, Mac or Phone for a full year. That’s 13 issues of both magazines and access to all their DVD content. Future Music delivers the technique and technology behind the hits. Packed with inspiration for today’s modern musician there’s reviews of hot new gear, tons of tutorials and exclusive In The Studio features, where the stars take apart their tracks. Computer Music is the world’s best-selling magazine dedicated solely to making music with your Mac or PC. Each month, you can find easy-to-follow tutorials, all sorts of music software, unbiased reviews of the latest products and answers to all your technical questions. Available via Zinio. For more information go to: www.futuremusic.co.uk & www.computermusic.co.uk
SOUNDS TO SAMPLE ELEMENTS LIBRARY
Elements are cutting-edge, copyright free drum loops and musical phrases created by the world's leading producers. Each pack consists of 10 loop elements presented as 24-bit WAVs assured to inspire and add spice to productions.
The community pick will have $50 worth of Beatport credits added to his/her account.