Win McDSP Emerald suite ($1495 US value) & other great prizes in this MPV SongCraft Remix Contest! Simply log-in / sign-up for FREE, download the stems, remix and submit before June 11th. Good luck!
THIS REMIX CONTEST IS NOW CLOSED. WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED SOON.
THANKS FOR SUBMITTING YOUR REMIXES & GOOD LUCK :)
Watch the video tutorial
and learn how the original version was mixed in Dubway Studios, New York. Then download the stems and remix the same song. See if you can make a better mix or find a completely new direction to take the track in... The choice is yours!
There's fantastic prizes (over $2250 US) thanks to world-class plug-ins provided by our partner, McDSP
Whether you win or not, here is your chance to show off your musical mastery and share your sounds with the world!
Contest ends on June 11th, 2012. Results will be announced on The MPVHub shortly after! Good luck!
How to Enter
1. Download the stems and get remixing!
2. Upload your finished remixes using the SoundCloud submissions box below. (You'll need a free SoundCloud account).
3. Listen to and vote for your favorite remix entries in the player below.
... and Lauren Balthrop will personally select 3 winners. Winners will be announced on (or soon after) June 11th, 2012!
About the SongCraft tutorial
One song AND only one day to professionally produce a song! Can it be done? Are we crazy? Find out as the pros at Dubway Studios in NYC take you on a recording and mixing adventure this first edition of our new Docu-Tutorial series we call SongCraft
Sit back and watch as Ben Arthur and team nurture Lauren Balthrop's song to life from dawn to dusk, tracking keyboards, bass, drums, guitars and vocals; all with our expert MPV camera team in tow, documenting the whole process every step of the way. And, as the day proceeds, the team somehow finds the time to teach you lots of recording tips and tricks.
SongCraft: Producing Lauren Balthrop
You’ll learn all about studio production, microphone techniques, arranging, mixing and plugins from McDSP, Waves and Lexicon by seeing the song take life right before your eyes and ears!
Our partner for this remix contest, McDSP, need little to no introduction to musicians and audio engineers. Their popular audio plug-ins are used by industry professionals in studios worldwide, and with good reason too! If you wish to invest in plug-ins that'll help bring your mixes to life, check out the Emerald and Classic from McDSP
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Terms and Conditions
- Entries must be submitted to the Soundcloud Dropbox above. You'll need a free Soundcloud account to participate. We advise that submitted tracks should be set to 'public' but the download option should be disabled.
- The closing date for entries is midnight on June 11th, 2012. We reserve the right to alter the stated competition dates and the announcement date of the winning entries.
- Winners will be selected by Lauren Balthrop and/or Dubway Studio team. The judges decision is final.
- McDSP prizes require an iLok which is not included as part of the prize. No cash alternatives can be offered for prize winners.
- All trademarks and logos are protected. All rights of the producer and the owner of the recorded work are reserved.
- Entrants must warrant that their entries are original work and do not infringe intellectual property and privacy of a third party. You are free to use sounds that were created by you and/or royalty free loops.The submitting party bears full responsibility for their use of any 'uncleared' content. 'Uncleared' content is defined as a sample, loop or audio file which you didn't create, or which you do not own the copyright of.
- All entrants to this contest will be deemed to have accepted the rules and terms and conditions.
Now that the legal speak is out of the way… Go create amazing remixes!