Beat Battles

Red Bull Big Tune Invitationals @ SXSW 2010

Jake One, Vitamin D, Jonathan Moore, and DJ DV 1 take production fans on another battle based journey during the Red Bull Big Tune Invitationals, which took place at the SXSW music conference.

1st round: QB the Problem vs Ryan Lewis, Mr. Incredible vs 14KT, Budo vs Showstoppers, and Brainstorm vs FKI.

2nd Round Semi-Finals: QB the Problem vs Budo and Brainstorm vs 14KT.

Final Round: Budo vs 14KT

Hit the break for 2nd and final round highlights!

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Red Bull Big Tune 2010 Dates & Registration Info

It’s that time of year again and legions of producers are gearing up for the 2010 Red Bull Big Tune Beat Battle. Red Bull has officially announced the dates and cities for the upcoming battles. Make sure that you’re there. Philadelphia May 19, 2010 Los Angeles May 27, 2010 San Francisco June 4, 2010 Denver … Read more

King of The Beats 4 Producer Event (London)

London production fans get ready! Producers DJ 4Force, Ed Strong, Soloman Caine and Kewba answered the call and took up the latest King of The Beats challenge.  The beatmakers/producers will compete on Saturday February 27th, 2010 to determine who is the most skilled crate digger, sample chopper, and sound manipulator.

King of The Beats 4
Saturday, February 27th, 2010

The Vibe Bar
91 Brick Lane
London E1 6Q

Visit King of The Beats for complete event info.

Hit the break for full event flyer.

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Raw Material Producer Beat Battle (Sacramento)

The Raw Material producer beat battle will place at UnitedState, a Sacramento DJ/Clothing boutique.  Featuring judge Lee Bannon and hosts Donovan and Myk Blauuw, the event pits budding beatmakers in head-to-head  competition for prizes that include cash, studio time, and online profile features. Raw Material Beat Battle Sunday, March 6th, 2010 $5 Cover/ $10 Entry Fee Event … Read more

Frank Dukes vs Hannibal @ 2009 Red Bull Big Tune Finals

Red Bull drops official promo from the 2009 Red Bull Big Tune Beat Battle that recently took place in Atlanta, GA.   Hosted by producer Vitamin D, the video features interviews with finalists Hannibal and Frank Dukes (winner) along with footage of the final round. Again, congrats to 2009  champion Frank Dukes!  Although competitive producer events … Read more

Fall Beat Battles (San Francisco)

Phillip Drummond presents a series of fall 2009 beat battles with varying themes. Multiple producers will compete head-to-head to chop samples and settle grudge matches. The Beatles Beat Battle – September 24th The Bay vs. The Valley – October 17th The Rocky Horror Beat Show – October 29th Cover Charge: $10 or $7 w/ canned … Read more