Want to win a free Reason 5 ReFill just for creating an awesome track? Well, now's your chance. Rekkerd.org, the must-read music software, hardware and production blog, is hosting a contest for the best songs about/inspired by/dedicated to one of our favorite seasons at The Loop Loft: Autumn. They're giving away one of our ReFills (along with a cool virtual synth and some samples) to a few lucky winners. The deadline for uploading your track is November 21st, with voting beginning on the 22nd.
More details here and below:
- Urs at u-he is offering a copy of Zebra2, the popular virtual wireless modular synthesizer for PC and Mac. Some of contest pack samples were done with this excellent plug-in.
- One lucky winner will get to pick four (4!) products of his/her choice from Cinematique Instruments‘s catalogue of rare and unique instrument sample libraries.
- Last but not least you can win a Reason 5 ReFill of your choice from The Loop Loft, the boutique sample shop of drummer/producer/loop guru, Ryan Gruss.
So are you ready to get started? Make sure to read the rules below carefully so you know what to expect.
- Compose a song with the following theme: Autumn.
There are no specific rules on how to incorporate the theme.
- You entry must be written specifically for this contest.
- The “Music Contest Autumn 2010 Sample Pack” is available to download for those who enjoy working with samples. Use of these samples is not required. You may process/manipulate the sample(s) in any way you like.
- Upload your entry to SoundCloud and share it to the contest group before 21 November, 2010, 11.59pm CET. One entry per contestant allowed.
- In order to be eligible to win, contestants are required to vote for their top 3 within a week after the contest deadline.
- Winners may choose a prize from the prize pool (1st place winner picks first, then 2nd, then 3rd). Prizes will be granted at the discretion of rekkerd.org.
- The terms of this contest are subject to change and may be amended without prior notice.
Download the samples you would like to use from the SoundCloud player…Rekkerd.org Music Contest, Autumn 2010 by rekkerd samples