Nozstock Festival DJ Competition open to UK DJs

Hi there,

Nozstock: The Hidden Valley is running a competition to find a talented up and coming DJ to add to its line-up, which currently includes Zinc, Andy C, Camo and Krooked and more. This is an opportunity for someone looking to play to a receptive festival audience and gain some exposure in key media outlets- this might be of interest to your readers.

The competition is running through Mixcloud, and closes midnight 4th July. For more details, see here:

The winner will be picked from among the top ‘favourited’ mixes, which can be easily listened to here: This player can also be embedded on a blog post – please get in contact for embed HTML code.

We’re looking for media partners to post on and link to the competition – there will be a major push over social media to support the competition and Nozstock can offer exclusive interviews and mixes with artists playing the festival. We’re also open to any further partnership ideas, so get in touch if interested.

All details of the competition can be found below.

Kind regards,

Tom Quillfeldt

Name PR | Innovation Labs | Watford Road | Harrow | Middlesex | HA1 3TP
T +44 (0) 20 8357 7303

Nozstock Festival takes place from 27th – 29th July, in Herefordshire, The eclectic line-up of artists listed to perform includes Zinc, Andy C, Camo and Krooked, Octane and DLR, Tomb Crew and many, many more. For your chance to DJ at the festival, read on…
The lucky winner will receive a slot DJing at Nozstock: The Hidden Valley Festival, 2x Artist Passes to the festival, promotion through Nozstock’s social media, exposure with Nozstock’s media partners and interviews published in leading blogs. The closing date for entries is midnight 4th July after which you then have a week left to get as many favourites as possible, which will play an important part in the Nozstock team picking the winner. The winner will be announced on Wednesday 11th July.
All common DJ’ing genres are welcome e.g. drum’n’bass, house, hip-hop, dupstep, UK bass etc.
You need to join Mixcloud and upload a mix to your own profile.
Your mix needs to be approximately 10 minutes long
Title your entry: “Nozstock Festival Mix”
Tag your mix “Nozstock Festival Mix”. Failure to do so may result in your mix being missed.
Include the Nozstock logo, as the cover-art, which can be found here
Once you have submitted your mix, please send us your contact details via email – promotions[at], with the subject line **Nozstock Festival Mix – DJ/MIXCLOUD NAME**
The Nozstock team will pick a winner from among the top few ‘favourited’ mixes – entries can be listened to and favourited here –
Entrants will be encouraged to use the tools available through Mixcloud and other social media platforms in order to raise its profile for selection.
Entrants will be judged on how many “favourites” a mix has got, track selection, originality and technical ability.
The winner will be picked from among the top favourited mixes.
Entrants must be over 18 and based in the UK.
Entrants must be available on the 27th – 29th July 2012.
Nozstock will pay reasonable travel expenses and provide refreshments on the day of the performance.
Only one entry per person so make it your best one.


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