The 2013 DMC World Championships were held on October 5th at the O2 Arena in the UK this year and it was another huge success. By all accounts the battles were really close this year but there can only be one winner in each category! France's DJ Fly (above) took the top prize in the World Final, Ritchie Ruftone took first place in the Battle for World Supremacy, and France's Mr Viktor, Deska & DJ Hertz won the World Team battle by only one point! Check out the full press release below from Rane... the sponsor of the show...
DMC Online DJ Championship 2014
The DMC Online DJ Championship launches on February 20th, 2014 and is open to every DJ around the world to enter! This year there is a brand new format that features 11 rounds with the first 10 rounds being decided and voted on by the public and the final round of top-10 DJ's being decided by DMC world champions. Check out the press release and links inside for sign-up and voting info.
Brooklyn's DJ Esquire wins the 2013 DMC US DJ Finals
The 2013 DMC US DJ Battle Finals took place on Saturday Aug. 3, 2013 at Stage 48 in New York City. The audience was treated to one of the best DJ battles of all time as all the contestants could easily have been in the top three. None of the judges could agree on the same top-three. The top-three contestants in the US Battle (1st DJ Esquire, 2nd DJ Sparechange, 3rd DJ Ease) will all go represent the US in the DMC World DJ Championships on October 5th in London.
2013 DMC American Battleground
The DMC World DJ competition is celebrating 30 years of staging the greatest turntablist battles of all time and with it comes LOTS of festivities all across the United States that serve as both competition and showcases. This year, there will be many previous champion DJ's traveling around the US to both show off the skills and to host the regional competitions that will lead up to the DMC US finals on August 3rd in NYC. Check out the full list of events and competition rounds inside so you can either join or get involved with the festivities.
[TVR] 2013 DMC Online Round 7 Results
The winner of the 2013 Online DMC Championships Round 7 has been announced by the DMC judges. The top performance which took top honors this week was Dhago who kills it in every category from juggling to all out scratching and everything else in between. Watch this phenomenal set by Dhago as he rips it up on a set of Technics 1210's and a PMC-05proIII Mixer.
DMC World DJ Finals 2013
The DMC World DJ Finals for 2013 will be held on Saturday October 5th, 2013 at the indig02 Stadium in London. This iconic DJ battle championship is in its 27th year and along with the 100-DJ competition, there will be all day workshops and performances that will make the trip that much more worthwhile for DJ's who plan to attend. Check out the full press for more details with links to purchase your tickets after the jump.
[TVR] 2013 DMC Online Round 6 Results
The 2013 Online DMC Championships are starting to wind down with the top-three Round 6 finalists being announced by the DMC judges. The top three performances which took top honors this week were sets by DJ Topic, Ritchie Ruftone, and Erick Jay. There was a first place tie between DJ Topic and Ritchie Ruftone with Erick Jay coming in third. Check out these three incredible performances and check back in another couple weeks when the 2013 DMC Online Champion is crowned.
DMC Online DJ Championships
The biggest and baddest world DJ Competition is going viral! The DMC turntablist championship is now also an online competition. Introducing the DMC Online DJ Championship where turntablists all over the world are able to send in videos in order to compete against other worldwide DJ hopefuls. So whether you are interested in competing or simply voting for a winner, all you have to do is visit the site and sign-up! Videos can be submitted on February 14th and round one of competition begins on March 3rd, so hurry up and get it crackin! (Links, Rules, and Sign-up Inside).