OmniCorpDetroit and battleofthebits.org present:
Detroit Battle of the Bits VII
25 sounds 48 hours
Calling all Detroit music producers, beatmakers and DJs, the 7th annual Detroit battle of the bits re-mix competition is on! The battle consists of taking 25 sound samples and re-mixing them in anyway during a 48 hour time period. OmniCorpDetroit will host a playback party on Thursday, June 16th.
The re-mix battle has 3 stages:
1. Sound sample submission runs through Thursday June 2nd. Anyone can submit copyright free sounds to battle of the bits. The samples are then voted upon. The top 25 sounds become the sample pack.
2. Beginning Thursday June 2nd through Thursday June 9th, contestants can download the sample pack. Once downloaded the user has 48 hours to re-mix a track and upload it to
3. Voting on the tracks takes place Friday June 10th through Thursday June 16th. The winners will be announced at a playback party at OmniCorpDetroit that night.
Detroit Battle of the Bits VII is free and open to all participants. Simply visit battleofthebits.org and register. Participation levels can vary. Anyone can submit sound samples and/or vote on submittedtracks without having to create a re-mix of their own.
The playback party will be held at OmniCorpDetroit in the Eastern Market on Thursday June 16th.There is a $5 suggested donation. 9pm-Midnight
Past and current Botb-ers include JDSY (Ghostly records), Ben Mullins (Midwest Product), Mike Dykhouse, Anamanaguchi, Baron Knoxburry, Tractile, Selector Catalogue, Strobe (Sweden), UI (Venezuela), and TL (Russia).
For more details: http://battleofthebits.org/arena/Battle/818/Detroit%20VII/
To listen: http://battleofthebits.org/player/Radio/
Contact: Mike Blank