smash the mainfloor music comp

We are always on the lookout for aspiring new music artists for earthcore, so this year the smash the mainfloor music contest returns for it’s third grandiose music battle!

The rules are simple, there are 2 categories for this year’s bout, live act and dj act to battle it out for the best prize since sliced bread; a spot on the earthcore music lineup!

The dj act category is for anyone creating mixes & compilation sets of music that they have not produced or composed themselves.

For the live act category we are specifically looking for live acts, original musicians, composers and producers alike with unique original music.

the winner will receive the following

  • 1x 60-90 minute set on one of the big stages at earthcore
  • 2x free tickets to earthcore
  • 1x backstage pass & access to the artist green room with complimentary drinks
  • Free transport to earthcore and return including the VIP artist shuttle
  • Invaluable promotion throughout our website and social platforms

the rules are simple…

  • For DJs a tracklist must be supplied and for the live acts it must be your own original creative content.
  • Any live acts entering must be able to play live with anything but turntables or CDDJs.
  • The entry submitted must be minimum 30 minutes – maximum 120 minutes.
  • The winners must be able to play on stage for a minimum of 60 minutes
  • Entries must be submitted before Friday 31 August, 2018. Anything submitted after this are discarded.
  • Our judges will pick a shortlist of the best entries per category
  • After entries close the voting will begin shortly via our Soundcloud page. Our fans will vote by liking, commenting & reposting their favourite sets.
  • Voting will remain open until the end of Saturday 13 October, 2018, then the public voting will close and our team will tally up the votes.
  • The top 5 acts of each category with the most votes will advance to the final round. The final round will be judged internally by earthcore to decide the final winners to ensure a fair contest for all. The winners will be announced the following week after public voting closes.
  • Please note that earthcore reserves the right to disqualify contestants if they are found to be cheating, using black hat tactics to obtain votes or by generally not following the rules. We want a solid and fair contest for all involved !

Applications for earthcore 2018 smash the mainfloor comp are officially closed. Good luck to all applicants xxx