WinnersThe winners were announced here on Danny Darko's website. "This time we have Two winners! Congratulations to M4D5 for his amazing dubstep mix, and Hayes for his fantastic housy mix!"
BEST DUBSTEP MIX: m4d5, runner-up Erratic
BEST DEEP HOUSE MIX: Smili
BEST ELECTRO & DANCE MIX: Partyjunkies
BEST LOUNGE/CHILL MIX: Hayes, runner-up Landscape
BEST D’N’B MIX: Rory O’Brien
BEST NON-EDM MIX: Roi 2 Rats
Remix Contest Details (Closed)
Danny Darko presents his forthcoming deep house single "Time will tell" featuring the talent of Jova Radevska, a songwriter not new to eastern europe MTVs. The single has been released the 10th March, almost reached 100.000 views on youtube, includes a deep house mix and an acoustic (piano arrangement) mix, both produced & arranged by Danny. The Deep Mix has been recently premiered on renowned blog EDM.com , and featured by MrDeepSense and Prestige blogs
Danny Darko is an eclectic DJ/producer, already supported by world’s best DJs alike DJ Tiesto, Armin Van Buuren, Paul Van Dyk, Pete Tong, Judge Jules, Chuckie, Gareth Emery. Danny is regularly featured in Beatport Charts, he's on VEVO and his own YouTube has 4 million views. He's also a skilled musician playing keyboards, acoustic & electric guitars.
The contest selection is divided into three stage.
Stage 1: Announcement of the top 50 remixes - 5th May
Stage 2: Announcement of categories nominees - 10th May
Stage 3: Winner and categories winners announcement - 21th May
Track To Remix: Time Will Tell.
What Oryx Music Is Looking For: All genres allowed, with a preference for deep house & garage. Winner will be selected by a judges team that includes label and both artists. We will also take into consideration the popularity reached on the web by your remix. The more you promote it, the more it can catch the attention of the judges. You are allowed to share the remix on YouTube for promo purposes from the beginning, always include artist social links & credits. You are also allowed to send it to youtube promotional channels. If they decide to feature it and they have over 1000 subscribers, please notify us first, so we can properly monetize the video. Getting featured by a big blog automatically qualify your mix for Stage 2.
DEEP HOUSE MIX
One grand prizer winner and five category winners , Best Dance/Electro Mix, Best Dubstep/DnB Mix, Best Tech Mix (with less vocals), Best Deep House Mix, Best non-EDM Mix. In order to be qualified for the "Tech" category, remix should have very little vocals.
All these mixes will be released on Oryx Music and distributed to Beatport, iTunes, Amazon, Spotify and all other digital stores. Winning remix will be featured on Danny Darko web properties, uploaded on his youtube or VEVO channel and extensively promoted on socials and blogs. EDM category winners will be included in a professional promotional top dj mail out made by a renowned music promotion service (250$ of value). They also may have a chance to be included in the official VINYL release.
Download The Remix Files
Posting Remixes Online: Remixes can be posted publicly online but downloads should be disabled until after the winner has been announced..
Rights (Remix Files): The remix stems are provided for you to make a remix for this contest only. They can not be distributed elsewhere. You can not use the remix files within your own tracks unless you get permission from Oryx Music. All remixes submitted become property of the label, and by submitting you accept this.
Rights (Remixes): Remixes can not be distributed for sale without the permission of Oryx Music.
Judging: The best remixes will be chosen based upon the quality of music, production values used in making the remix and the preference of the judge(s).