Italian fashion brand UMM (Underground Music Movement) has recently announced a first of it’s kind DJ competition, UMM Circuit in India powered by Pioneer; a DJ contest for skillful and passionate music talent in India. The contest will be held in 5 cities namely Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Ahmedabad and Bangalore.
What highlights the event?
- A panel of established artists; DJ Clement, Nawed Khan, DJ Mash, DJ Skip, Julia Bliss, Tuhin Mehta and DJ Ivan will act as mentors and help select the finalists and winner.
- The 5 DJ’s selected for the finale in Bangalore will open for headlining act Sick Individuals.
- The finale winner gets:
- Professional DJ gear.
- One year “Artist Management contract” with Submerge.
- Professional DJ/Producer course in your city.
Here are the guidelines to enter the #UMMCircuit competition:
- Log in here: http://bit.ly/ummindia
- Sign in and upload your MIX from SoundCloud.
- Set time frame: 35 minutes (minimum) to 45 minutes (maximum).
- Genre: any genre of electronic music or mix of genres with electronic music.
- Get as many votes by means of likes on the contest website.
Entries will be shortlisted by means of:
- Votes from followers
- Top picks from mentors
Four DJ’s from each city below will be selected to advance in the regional rounds held at Central Mall on:
- 30th September in Mumbai
- 1st October in Ahmedabad
- 8th October in Delhi
- 9th October in Pune
- 14th October in Bangalore
This could be the big break for the next inspiring DJ in this country. The big finale will take place in Bangalore on 16th October.