2012 Canadian DMC DJ Championships in Hamilton tomorrow, Sept. 7 [News]
Hamilton, ON – HipHopCanada is a proud sponsor of DMC Canada and the 2012 finals. Tomorrow, September 7th 2012, RANE & Contact Distribution present the 2012 Canadian DMC DJ Championships at the Casbah in Hamilton, Ontario. Six regional DJ finalists will battle it out for a chance to represent Canada at the 2012 DMC World DJ Championships in the United Kingdom (September 27th-28th) and a 1ST place prize package consisting of a RANE SIXTY-TWO Mixer and pair of Stanton STR8-150 Turntables.
Competing DJs include: DJ Vekked (Waterloo, ON), DJ Trapment (Sudbury, ON), DJ Maskillz (Toronto, ON), Cancer the Crab (Toronto, ON), Kryme Won (Hamilton, ON) and DJ Jooce (Hamilton, ON) who is defending from 2011.
Legendary turntablist DJ Swamp (California, USA) will be bringing his antics to the 1200’s with a special guest showcase! Aside from being an accomplished DJ (1996 DMC USA Champion), Swamp is also known for his role as the official DJ for Grammy nominated recording artist Beck and having collaborated on a multitude of projects with other musicians including The Crystal Method. He has sold over 100,000 records independently and his scratches have been heard on over 100 million albums sold worldwide. DJ Swamp was also featured on the critically acclaimed 2001 documentary “Scratch”, which explored the history of turntablists and hip-hop DJs.
2012 Canadian DMC DJ Championships
$15 tickets are available at the Casbah or Dr. Disc in Hamilton on 20 Wilson Street.
Venue: The Casbah Lounge
Address: 306 King St. W Hamilton, Ontario
Doors: 9 p.m.