COMPETITION 1 - BIG JIMS PRODUCTION COMPETITION
Please read the rules carefully...
1) Entrants Must ONLY use samples that are in the sample pack provided below
to produce a track using with the sequencer of their choice.
2) The track can be any style of music.
3) Their is no limit or minimum amount of samples used, as long as they are all from the pack.
4) Songs must be between 2.00 minutes - 6.00 minutes in playing time.
5) The use of VSTI Instruments, REAL instruments, Signal Generators, Software synth's / Drum machines or any Hardware (except your computer and a sampler) is completely forbidden. The use of any VST / DX effect plug in is allowed, as is the use of external effects hardware.
6) Samples can be cut, edited in any way
7) One entrant per alias, entrants can make multiple entries using different aliases.
8) Entrants must keep their track (apart from submitting by email) to themselves until voting begins.
. . . Be Creative.
All entrys will be uploaded to the site.
The judging criteria simple i.e. if people like it and think its good ( after all, its not ice skating ) then they will score high. . Depending on number of entrants forum members will vote for their favourite track and then a panel of judges pick from the top 5.
ANYONE CAUGHT CHEATING, WILL BE DISQUALIFIED WITH NO APPEAL FOR RE-ENTRY!
CHEATS WILL BE BLUDGONED TO DEATH BY BIG JIM HIMSELF.
How to sumbit your track.
1) Once finished tracks should be encoded as 192kpbs MP3 format and put into
a .zip or .rar file with screenshot and the composer’s details.
2) Zip files or a link to the file (if using a file hosting service like www.yousendit.com) should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org, feel free to send files to this address.
3) After the closing date Monday 24th July 2006. All the entrants will be uploaded to be judged by the forum members
To Enter your song into the competion, Send your completed song in mp3 format along with a “screen dump” / screen dumps, please put these files in a zip / rar archive.
To make these, press the "prt sc” / Print Screen button on your keyboard,
this copies an image or everything on the screen at that time to the computers
clipboard, then simply open PAINT and paste the image into paint - you will
then see a copy of everything that was on the screen at that time. save these
and enter these with your mp3
The sample pack
The sample pack contains 33 WAV samples as selected by Trash on behalf of
Big Jim himself featuring additional samples by Gavvodka and Wahoo Woman.
You can download the pack as a .zip file below
If you have any questions, visit and post in the Production forum
BIG UP THE PHONOFRANTIC FOR THIS GREAT IDEA!
Trash - 1/7/06
Please note: The samples are not royalty free so cannot be used for profit, or released in any way shape or form without permission from the original sources. All samples in the pack are for sole use in the competition and no other project or competition.
Download the pack here [ sample pack 1 ]