When true Titans Clash, only one can walk away - this year, that person is none other than DJACKULATE 🇮🇪 aka Jack Bunga Dempsey 🔥Congratulations to him, but also, as always, MAJOR PROPS to EVERY competitor, judges and our sponsors - you are ALL doing your part to keep the culture alive, and WE LOVE YOU! It's never easy to judge these things, but this year was especially hard as the overall skill reaches insane levels. Check all videos on our Sample Music Festival Battle TV Channel
We have a unanimous vote by the folks at Phase for their $500 most creative entry award. A big congratulations to... SirCut!!!
Sircut used the Phase audio signal to control modular synths, while building a lovely performance based on Beethoven's Moonlight Sonata. Brilliant work and we look forward to learning more about Syntablism in the future!
Congrats SirCut and see you in the final round!
Moving on to round 2 we have our top 8. (in alphabetical order)
Frank Jedlitschka (Cutastrhooven)
Christos Kitsar-yo (Dj Kristos)
Kristian Gjerstad - Music
Lee White (Loop Skywalker)
Luigi SirCut Comito
Round 2 is the final round! They have 2 weeks to create an at LEAST 3min routine, again incorporating the works of Beethoven in some form. The rules are vague for a reason, get creative! Submissions due on July 29th at midnight!! All submission videos on our SMF Battle Channel
Clash of the Titians 2020 “Beethoven Edition” powered by Reloop and Playground, Serato, MAGMA, PHASE, Woodwurk records
The Clash of the Titans battle is back with a new format! Due to travel restrictions and local scratch battles not being possible we will hold an online battle and shift the focus to one of the OG titans of the music scene's 250th birthday, Ludwig van Beethoven!
Submit a 1min turntablist routine without using Aahh & Freshh samples. Get creative! This won't be our usual freestyle scratch battle, we want to celebrate musicality and showcase what turntablist can do with their imagination. Simply use the works of Beethoven in some form. Your imagination is the limit.
Phase wants to push the envelope in terms of creativity. They have added a special prize, $500 for the most creative submission. The Phase team will come up with their top pick and award them the cash prize.
Submissions judged by;
Brace, Woody Phase and SMF crew.
Creativity award from Phase;
Phase Team + SFM crew will choose the most creative submission for a special prize.
TOP 3 chosen by D-Styles, Netik, Brace, Woody