19 Aug B-Side Project Remix Contest
B-Side Project Remix Contest
The B-Side Project is an annual global remix contest where producers are allocated an original non-electronic genre track, to remix in the electronic genre of their choice.
Each musician or band that enters gets their own remix producer, but no one chooses who they work with! It’s all about coming our of your comfort zones.
As a remix producer, you may receive a folk track from USA or a rock track from Germany. It is up to you to remix into your own style, whilst still keeping the essence of the original song. Each remix producer will be given a track from another country, therefore encouraging promotion and wider new fan reach.
A panel of renowned judges will choose the top ten remixes (panel includes Roni Size, Marshall Jefferson and La Roux) which shall then be released on B-Side Recordings and given a single track publishing deal through Metropolis Music Publishing. There is also over £15,000 worth of studio equipment to win, with the top remix producer gaining a whole new studio plus other awards and prizes to be won based on production technique. Sponsors include Prism Sound, Amphion Loudspeakers and Audio Technica. The awards event takes place on 1st December at Metropolis Studios in London and will be streamed live on the internet.
Registration deadline is 13th September 2016 at which point each producer will be allocated a track to remix. Producers then have one month to remix their allocated track (remix deadline 30th October 2016). Judging takes place across November.
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