2013 Canadian Beatbox Championships & The Roots (Reunion) on Nov. 9 [News]
Toronto, ON – Beatbox Canada is hosting the nation’s biggest beatbox battle right here in Toronto with the 2013 Canadian Beatbox Championships on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 from 8 p.m – 2 a.m. at the Virgin Mobile Mod Club.
Top 16 contenders are competing for the title to represent Canada on the World Beatbox Battle stage and gain worldwide recognition. They prepare to battle defending Canadian Beatbox Champion, Toronto’s Scott Jackson. The show will see hundreds of music fans come out for a night of live battles, performances, live art and giveaways.
Rahzel (Godfather of Noyze; The Roots) and Scratch (Vocal DJ; The Roots) will share the stage for the first time in years for a feature Legends Battle Showcase. It’s an epic reunion for all Roots (Jimmy Fallon) fans and music fans worldwide.
Judges for the championship show just how recognized and respected the Canadian Beatbox scene is with the likes of MC Beats (female American beatbox artist), Poizunus (Canadian legend & Scribble Jam champion), Killabeatz (Unity Charity), Hachey the MouthPEACE (MuchMusic champ) and Amit (2013 American Beatbox Champ).
Night of the Living Bass Heads
Official warm up party for the 2013 Canadian Beatbox Championships
Friday, Nov. 8, 2013 8:30PM
Measure, 296 Brunswick Avenue
MIND, BODY & SOUND
2012 Canadian Beatbox Championships
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 8PM
The Virgin Mobile Mod Club, 722 College St. W.
Toronto Official After party for The 2013 Canadian Beatbox Championships
Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013
1AM or following the event
FT: M-ROCK – Red Bull Thre3style 2013 Toronto Winner
The Virgin Mobile Mod Club (Upstairs)
The Top 16 for 2013
SCOTT JACKSON (TORONTO)
BALU BALLISTIC (TORONTO)
CHRIS FERNANDEZ (MISSISSAUGA)
J LEX (NEW BRUNSWICK)
ADAM DIMLA (LONDON)
CHRIS LEGER (BARRIE)
About Beatbox Canada
Beatbox Canada aims to inspire talent to pursue new ways of artistic expression through performance, workshops, and tutorials. Beatbox Canada is representing Canada on the international stage as a force of diversity, music and culture. Beatbox Canada is a proud supporter of Unity Charity. The Canadian Championships began in 2009 and have had hundreds of beatboxers from across the country send in video auditions for a chance at the Top 16. The online video views have skyrocketed to average 20,000 views a video.
For tickets and more on the TOP 16 please visit http://www.beatboxcan.com.
Tags: Adam Dimla, Amit, Balu Ballistic, BBK, Beatbox Canada, Campos, Chris Fernandez, Chris Leger, Feng, Hachey the MouthPEACE, Haste, Heat, Impact, J Lex, Killabeatz, MC Beats, Peterpot, Poizunus, rahzel, Red Bull, Ryo, Scott Jackson, Subconcious, The Roots, Urubeats