Rob Garza Beatport Play Remix Contest | Live Panel Video Recap

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Enjoy this video recap of our event on May7th, when Rob Garza joined Pyramind CEO Greg Gordon and our new Director of Marketing Jeff Straw for a live track critique of the top 10 remixes submitted to the contest.  The Finalists were determined by the Magnetic Moon A&R team, with the Beatport public voting also determining the "Community Pick."

The Grand Prize winner is Esotera, and the Community Pick winner was HotDance81.  

Prizes listed below.

 

Part One:

Session starts off with a Q&A where Rob Garza talks us through his solo production process and how it compares to his work with Thievery Corporation.

Remixes that are critiqued:

1. Sebastian Deluca
2. SXD Remix
3. Romfarer Remix
4. Elgaard & Orneborg Remix


Part Two:

Remixes that are critiqued:

1. HotDance81 Remix
2. Esotera Remix 
3. Emmy J Remix
4. Kurves Remix
5. Saigo Remix
6. Luca Barbieri Remix

Grand Prize Winner (Esotera) Receives:
MAGNETIC MOON RELEASE
Remix Hide The Sunlight into something that catches Rob Garza's ear and you could be released on Magnetic Moon. The grand-prize-winner will see their work made available on Beatport in an exclusive remix release.
 
$1000 PYRAMIND ONLINE CLASSES VOUCHER
Pyramind is a multifaceted company offering training programs for music producers as well as services for audio production clients. Pyramind has been a leader in music & audio production training for over 15 years in San Francisco and was amongst the first in the world to offer Pro Tools, Logic and Ableton certifications. Only Pyramind is both a world class music & audio production school as well as a top-ranked audio production company serving the who's who in the video game and post production industry.
 
1 YEAR LANDR PRO-UNLIMITED ACCOUNT
Master your tracks instantly with the world's first responsive, cloud-based mastering platform. Beatport remix contestants get 2 free WAV masters here. Master your remix to help it stand out and get heard!
 
SOUNDS TO SAMPLE ELEMENTS LIBRARY
Elements are cutting-edge, copyright free drum loops and musical phrases created by the world's leading producers. Each pack consists of 10 loop elements presented as 24-bit WAVs assured to inspire and add spice to productions.
 
COMMUNITY PICK (HotDance81)
BEATPORT CREDITS
The community pick will have $50 worth of Beatport credits added to his/her account.