Our Annual DJ Battle, ANYONE Can Enter (Huge Prizes)

Rock and Soul and QSC present the third annual 2x DJ Battle - featuring over $11,000 in prizes!

 

You do NOT need to be in the NYC to enter

General Entry Rules

 

Entries will be accepted from Sept 1st – Oct 31st

Entry format is a video submission, sent to OnlineDJBattle@gmail.com - as either an attachment or a link to YouTube, Dropbox, Google Drive, etc.

Videos may be anywhere from 2 to 5 minutes long. Videos exceeding 5 minutes will stop being viewed after the 5 minute mark.

Video must show the participant's face

Video must be a continuous format. Video editing where more than one video is combined will be grounds for disqualification. If a video contains multiple angles then both angles must be of the same continuous performance and viewed simultaneously (ie. side by side, stacked on top of each other, picture in picture)

Participant’s name, email, location, and phone number must be included with the video submission.

Participant must indicate whether the entry is for the online or NYC competition (not both)

Equipment used in the video is up to the entrant

Only one entry per participant

Video entries containing prejudice based on race or ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age and sexual orientation/gender identity will automatically be disqualified. Entries may not contain nudity, pornography or sexually explicit visual content.

 

Online Battle Format

 

There will be 6 finalists

5 of the finalists will be chosen by the judges

6th finalist will be the 1st place winner from 2017. If declined by last years 1st place winner the slot will be offered to the 2nd place winner.

The 6 online finalists will prepare a 6-minute video which will be aired at the live event.

Winners will be chosen by our live panel of judges.

Prizes will be mailed to winners. Shipped to addresses must be securely confirmed.

 

Live Battle Format

 

Finals will be held at Rock and Soul on Nov 15 from 3-6pm

5 finalists will perform

4 chosen by the judges via the video submissions

The 5th finalist will be the 1st place winner from 2017. If declined by last years 1st place winner the slot will be offered to the 2nd place winner.

Finalists will perform a 10-minute set

There will be 2 DJ Stations - the official equipment list will be announced prior to the selection of the finalists

Open competitors and pre-selected finalists will be responsible for providing their own needles, laptops, music, hard-drives, and transportation.

Winners will be chosen by our live panel of judges

Prizes will be mailed to winners. Shipped to addresses must be securely confirmed.

 

Prizes

Prizes are the same for both battles.

1st place – A pair of K12.2 speaker, KS212C, Totes, Covers, Cables and Stands
2nd place – Pair of CP12 speakers
3rd place - $150 Rock and Soul store credit


Questions / Press Inquiries?

Contact Sharon at 212-695-3953 or info@rockandsoul.com