DMC Brings DJ Battle To Times Square

DMC, in conjunction

Technics, Ortofon, SoBe Adrenaline Rush and Sam Ash, will hold it’s 21st

annual New York elimination heat in preparation for the World Championships.

The competition features 20 elimination finalists from the tri-state area and

NYC's '05 defending champ DJ Unknown. This year’s turntablists will battle

on Technics SL1200 decks and Ortofon needles at the US Final.

“Young new

talent is emerging, as the stakes are remarkably higher. This year, the winner

will receive the world title and $10K cash courtesy of Ortofon,” George

Cabrera, GM of DMC America, told

Each DJ will have 2 minutes to display their skill with the top ten DMC finalists

advancing to the next round.

The DMC/Technics World DJ Championships is an annual competition that features

thousands of DJ's competing for the worldwide DMC DJ title. The finalists are

chosen through various competitions held worldwide.

Founded in 1986, the DMC/Technics Championships have been held annually for

the last twenty years. Past guests have included DJ Cheese, DJ Q-bert, Rock

Steady DJ's, Kentaro, A-Trak, Dopey, I-Emerge and others.

The 21st annual DMC New York elimination heat will be held live on Saturday

June 24th from 3pm-6pm at Times Square Sam Ash Music Store. For more information,

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