SD Scratch Open (No Trixx Scratch Battle) scratch the drums Online Rules and Plan
The No Trixx Theme for this session is: drumming (use of Vinyl or DVS) ie recordbox, traktor and serato
Use of a turntable, or portable turntable (Permitted)
prelim time limit is 45 seconds
Time limit is 60 seconds prelim and semi, final is 60 seconds
No Video editing of the performance (slight editing allowed to trim the clip beginning and end)
Battle Presentation: This scratch battle is different from the rest because it is themed either to specific vinyl, scratch technique, records and or genres to challenge you.
Youtube Presentation: Round 1 Preliminary (4 will be chosen)
What to do: Video Record Yourself
Pick a drum and proceed to scratch for 45 Seconds.
Upload to youtube and post, label your entry: scratchopen STD Round 1 (2 or 3 if advanced)-DJ Name
fyi the only change to this labeling will be the round#'s. ie Scratchopen std round 2, Scratchopen std Round 3
FYI: The order of eliminations:
Round 1 (4 Chosen)
Round 2 (2 Chosen)
Round 3 (Finals 1 Chosen)
The Judging Criteria of The SD Scratch Open (No Trixx Battle)
Technical- Intricate use of combinations -15 points
Musicality and flow - 10 points
Composition- Total routine, adhesiveness- 10 Points
Originality + Creativity +Extraordinary Elements 15 Points
Note: Competitor must label his or her Youtube title:
scratchopen std ROUND 1, DJ "your name"
No button pushing after you begin scratching- you will be disqualified.
For the 1st round, 4 People will advance. Consecutive rounds after Prelim will be 60 second time limits (Thats Rounds 2 and 3.).
Dates of Submission to Deadline:
Round 1 Submission Begins: 4/24 to 4/30 due by 12am pst
Round 2 Submission Begins: 5/01 to 5/06 due by 12am pst
Round 3 Submission Begins: 5/09 to 5/12 due by 12am pst
grand prize: Dj henray customs modified Technics 1200mk5
plus prizes from our esteemed sponsors
Judges: dj lazy boy (sf), Mr. B (SF), Supreme Fist (PH)
figs (PDX), Koflow (sing), spydermonkey (thai)
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