206 Zulu + Friends of Waterfront Seattle present:8th ANNUAL BEAT MASTERS BEAT BATTLESaturday, July 13, 2019 (3:00pm-8:00pm)
$1,000 GRAND PRIZE BEAT BATTLE & $250 GRAND PRIZE R&B BEAT BATTLE
Below are the list of producers that will compete on Saturday, July 13th. This will be the order for the preliminary round. If you are no longer available to compete please let us know.
Reminder - For the preliminary round only, you will need one original old school miami 808 bass type beat and one beat of your own. Click on youtube link for examples of an Old School, Miami Bass, Electro type beat we want to hear. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kRmGDIE8P1w
You will need to bring a total of eight 1 min beats (one old school miami 808 bass type beat and seven beats of your own). All beats shall be free of profanity and/or sexually suggestive themes. Phrases/hooks can be be incorporated into production.
Please bring beats on a portable media player with a 1/8″ output. (such as cell, iPhone, laptop, tablet, mp3 player, etc).
Sign in is at 4:30, please no later than 4:45. Beat Battle will begin at 5pm. Note: Parking may be difficult to find, please plan ample time to get to location.
Attached are slides to upload for social media, please post. Location:Waterfront park @ Pier 58 (Outdoor stage, right next to the ferris wheel on the pier)1401 Alaskan WaySeattle, WA 98101
Producers List:1. Leviticus Black2. Arkangelo3. Agent M4. Luecapelli5. Pittsoul6. MarcuCertified7. Wize Beatz8. Reil9. Deli10. Damon Dahl11. LOWSH12. Najaesbeats13. Nickels Hawkeye14. UNKWN15. Brainstorm16. Rocky Glover17. OneManArmy18. Boom Box
The beats are judged on the following: 1. Originality / Technique: Is the beat well chopped or simply looped? Is the beat unique in a good way?2. Sonic Clarity / Mix: Are the high's high and the low's low?3. Overall Rating: On a scale of 1 – 10 what is your personal opinion of the bea
The 8 producers with the highest score will go on to compete head to head, bracket style.
____________________________________________________________________________________R&B Beat Battle Info
Each producer will need four 1 min R&B beats of their own, a total of four beats. This will be head to head style rounds and the audience will be the judges.
First RoundMarcuCertified VS Agent M (2 rounds each)OneManArmy VS Brainstorm (2 rounds each)
Finals? VS ?____________________________________________________________________________________
SCHEDULE 4:30 Sign In – Please sign in no later than 4:45
5:05 Start Prelims - 2 rounds each
6:05 Orbitron Emcee performance
6:20 1st Round - 2 rounds each (top 8)
6:45 R&B Beat Battle
7:00 Semi-finals - 2 rounds each (top 4)
7:15 Giveaway: Guess that sample contest
7:20 Finals – 2 rounds each (top 2)
7:25 Championship Belt presentation
7:25 - 8pm: Beat cypher (open to any producer)
Please let me know if you have any questions.
Sponsored by Friends of Waterfront Seattle, 206 Zulu, and 4Culture