Dimensions Festival have teamed up with SoundCloud and Point Blank Music School to offer aspiring producers the opportunity to get their tune pressed, digitally released and win an all-expenses paid trip to this year’s inaugural Dimensions Festival in Croatia. After two rounds of public opinion based judging a selection of entrants will be shortlisted to become finalists – special guest judges from the industry will listen to the finalist’s productions and, along with their feedback on SoundCloud, three winners will be chosen.
The first prize winner will bag an all-expenses paid trip to this year’s Dimensions Festival in Croatia AND will get two exclusive dubplates of their winning tune made, plus, courtesy of Point Blank, a Pro Producer Course of their choice and the option to have their track signed to the Point Blank label and enjoy 100% digital distribution coverage including Beatport, Juno Download, Amazon, iTunes and Spotify, along with extensive promotion through social media, marketing and database networks. Point Blank also send tracks to DJs via their promo system Labelworxs; DJs that have supported the label’s releases include; Terry Francis (Fabric Resident), Paco Osuna (Minus), Slam and Magda.
The runner-up will also win two tickets to this year’s Dimensions Festival and, courtesy of Point Blank, a Pro Producer Course of their choice.
Make a tune (must be an original production)
Upload the tune to SoundCloud with correct cover art, labelling + tagging (as described above) and submit here
Name the tune ‘YOUR NAME – TRACK NAME - Dimensions Festival 2012 Competition Entry’
Use the Dimensions Festival Producers competition artwork as your cover art – download it here
PLEASE DO NOT POST YOUR TUNE LINK ON THE DIMENSIONS FESTIVAL FACEBOOK FAN PAGE
The first round of the competition will run from now until 5pm Friday 29th June 2012. A tune must have over 500 plays to progress past this round.
The 2nd round will then run until 5pm 18th July 2012. A tune must be made favourite by at least 100 people to qualify for the shortlist – more favourite’s means a higher chance of being shortlisted.
The shortlist will then be chosen, from those complying with the above requirements, with the winners announced 23rd July 2012. Please note: The chosen winner and runner up will both win two VIP tickets, including two camping passes, to Dimensions Festival 2012 and a Pro Producer Course of their choice from Point Blank.
The first prize also includes: A return flight to the festival*, return airport transfers, two dub-plates of their winning tune and the option to have it digitally released by Point Blank.
*or up to £250 contribution towards travel, whichever is lesser.
Applicants MUST BE OF 18 YEARS OR OLDER
First Round closes: 5pm 29th June – all submissions must be made before this date.
Competition closes: 5pm 18th July
Winners announced: 23rd July
No purchase is necessary to enter this competition. Prize is non-transferrable and there is no cash alternative. The final decision lies with Dimensions Festival. Dimensions Festival reserve the right to withdraw from this competition at any time. Only unsigned artists can enter this competition; If you have had a vinyl release on a record label then you cannot enter.
1 x First Prize:
1 x Runner Up Prize:
Dimensions is an underground electronic music festival held at Fort Punta Christo, the legendary site where Outlook Festival takes place. Fort Punta Christo is perhaps one of the most amazing festival locations ever imagined and will play host to artists such as Carl Craig, Little Dragon, Four Tet, Moodymann, Theo Parrish, Marcel Dettmann, Ben Klock, Mount Kimbie, Scuba, Cassy and many more. See wwww.dimensionsfestival.com/line-up for full details.
Point Blank is an award-winning music production & DJ school based in London UK, providing world class, tutor lead music courses and learning programs. Voted "Best Music Production and DJ School" by the readers of DJ Magazine, the college offers bespoke tuition from its London HQ with personalised teaching to intimate classes, as well as ground-breaking virtual learning via their international online courses.