DJ Battle with QSC and Rock and Soul

QSC DJ Battle with Rock and Soul

Join the Battle!

Rock and Soul and QSC present the second annual 2x DJ Battle. One battle will take place entirely online. The other ends in a live showdown at Rock and Soul in NYC. Choose which to enter and battle for your chance to win over $11,000 in prizes. 

Submission Deadline - October 13th 2017
Live Battle in NYC - November 7th 2017

QSC DJ Battle Prizes

General Entry Rules

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

Up to 4 minutes maximum.

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


Submit your entry video.

There will be 6 finalists.

5 of the finalists will be chosen by the judges.

6th finalist will be the 1st place winner from 2016. 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 during the NYC battle.

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



Live Battle Format

Submit your entry video.

6 finalists will be chosen to battle at Rock and Soul on November 7th from 3-6pm.

4 finalists will be chosen by the judges via the video submissions.
The 5
th finalist will be the 1st place winner from 2016. If declined by last years 1st place winner the slot will be offered to the 2nd place winner.

The 6th finalist will be selected from a live open prelim round starting at 3pm.

Open prelim round lasts 1 hour and is comprised of 4-minute sets - signup starts at the beginning of the event.

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, TM8, KW181 Sub, totes and covers

2nd place – Pair of K8.2 and totes

3rd place - $100 Rock and Soul store credit



Questions / Press Inquiries?

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