Tuesday, February 19, 2013
I love these.
Blue Notes' José James, who just released his new LP No Beginnings - has a remix contest up and running for his new single "Trouble". Now, we know that he's a jazz cat, but this brooklynite has been more than willing to step outside the known boundaries and has released works producing by Flying Lotus, adding spice and flavour to a known jazz release. They're accepting
What you get are 6 stems, and they're yours to use as you please. But here are some details:
What You Need to Know to Enter
You must use at least one of the provided audio stems to be eligible.
Do not include any material that you do not have the legal right to exploit.
Rights Managment Details
Stems include copyrighted material.
You may not sell your submission, nor may you post it on another website.
Entrants own the original elements of their mix.
You have until March 12st 2013 5pm EST. So there you have it. It's all there. And I've been listening to many of the submission, but I'd love to hear something a touch more abstract, more beat centric or even electronic. Check the site for more information and even prizing. You can listen to the original below.
Good luck, and let us know if you enter by posting the link below. Would love to hear these submissions.