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Contest Schedule


December 18th 2012 - December 31st 2012


January 1st 2013 - January 14th 2013


January 15th 2013 - February 4th 2013

Winner Announcement

February 5th 2013

The Winners

Grand Prize

dam funk - i don't wanna be a star (remix by yuri shulgin)


Released: 2012-12-21

Remixed by yurishulgin1

Community Pick

I Don't Wanna Be A Star - DamianJay Remix With Rap


Released: 2012-12-27

Remixed by damianjay

Contributors: with DamianJay

Contest Prizes

Grand Prize

Stones Throw Records Release

Join Aloe Blacc, MF Doom, Dam-Funk, Mayer Hawthorne, and more on the Stones Throw Records roster.  The Grand Prize winner will have their remix released on Stones Throw Records in an exclusive remix package available on Beatport.

Native Instruments Maschine Mikro

MASCHINE MIKRO is a professional music production tool, combining the flexibility of software with the immediacy of hardware - now updated with new, multi-colored pads, enhanced display and more.  Create rhythms, bass lines, chords and melodies, and build tracks on-the-fly with the intuitive, clip-based sequencer. MASCHINE MIKRO also gives you a high-performance sampler, professional effects and full support for VST and Audio Units plug-ins. What’s more, you can also run MASCHINE MIKRO as a plug-in in your DAW. 

Stones Throw/Bleep Labs Dam Drum 2

This is a collaboration with Stones Throw Records' Sir Scoop and Bleep Labs, who designed and built the Dam Drum in Austin Texas. Only 100 were made of the original Dam Drum and they sold out in hours.

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.

Community Pick

Beatport Credits

The community pick will have $50 worth of Beatport credits added to his/her account.