Movida Corona DJ Competition with Ministry of Sound
Written by Michael
September 1, 2012 10:15 am
Ever wanted to DJ at Ministry of Sounds legendary London nightclub? Of course you have, and now here’s your chance. All you have to do is upload a 30 minute mix to be in with a chance of attending a regional final. Win this and you’ll get entered into the national final at Ministry of Sound. The winner of the national final then get’s the following prize:
- Ministry of Sound Radio Mix
- A DJ set at the world famous MoS Night Club in London
- MoS World Tour Dates
- 1 DDJ Ergo Multi Software Controller
- 1 Pair Pioneer HDJ Headphones
- Guest Slot at Pioneer stand for their BPM 2013 event
As if that wasn’t enough, the national winner will gain a spot at the international final in Stockholm representing Great Britain.
This competition is, need we say it, absolutely massive and probably one of the biggest DJ talent competitions ever conducted. If you have ever wanted to be a superstar DJ, this is your chance to do so. Do not, we repeat, DO NOT miss out on this opportunity!
Full press release is attached below.
After 12 successful years, Movida Corona has teamed up with Ministry of Sound to take the UK leg of the legendary Movida Corona International DJ Contest to the next level.
Movida Corona International DJ Contest is a competition designed to unearth the finest, undiscovered DJ talent the UK has to offer via 6 regional heats and a British grand finale at Ministry of Sound in London on 16th October (see list of dates below).
Budding DJs should upload their 30-minute mix to the Movida Corona Mixcloud competition page, and using the promotional assets pack provided, promote their mix online through social media to gain the attention of fans and judges to help secure a place at one of the 6 regional heats. Each regional heat will feature an internationally recognised DJ who will aid the judges in making their decision on the night.
The winning DJ will gain entry into the International final of the Movida Corona International DJ Contest and win a Ministry of Sound Radio mix, a set at Ministry of Sound’s world-famous club in London, Ministry of Sound World Tour dates, 1 DDJ Ergo Multi Software Controller, 1 pair Pioneer HDJ Headphones and a guest slot at the Pioneer stand for their BPM 2013 event in London.
All participants should enter via: http://www.mixcloud.com/competitions/movidacorona/
Note: Mixes must be house music-based, 30 minutes in length and recorded by the entrant.
Each regional final, featuring 10 contestants, is a major event in itself and will be branded with Ministry of Sound and Corona banners, light boxes, visuals and T-shirts.
Regional heats are as follows:
21.09.12 = Launch event at The Gallery, Ministry of Sound Closing date: 14.09.12
22.09.12 = Kellys, Port Rush, Northern Ireland Closing date: 15.09.12
27.09.12 = Clwb Isorbach, Cardiff, Wales Closing date: 20.09.12
04.10.12 = SWG3, Glasgow, Scotland Closing date: 27.09.12
04.10.12 = Joshua Brooks Manchester Closing date: 27.09.12
07.10.12 = Elements, Southend Closing date: 30.09.12
16.10.12 = Ministry Of Sound UK Finale
The final will be held at Ministry Of Sound with the eventual UK winner going on to represent Britain at the international final in Stockholm.
ABOUT MINISTRY OF SOUND: Ministry of Sound Group is a global youth entertainment business comprising recorded music including hit artists and compilations, nightclubs and bars, live events, consumer electronics and fashion. The iconic brands including Ministry of Sound and Hed Kandi drive a business with sales approaching £100 million.