“Our goal is to see players discovered and elevated into the next stage of their pro DJ careers. I'd love to see a bedroom DJ perform on stage at a BigShot DJ battle and then get signed to a label,” said BigShot DJ founder and chief DJ Ali Daniali.
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Austin, TX (PRWEB) March 14, 2012
Online DJ's raise the roof! BigShot DJ launches this week at a LiveTurntable.fm DJ battle at SXSW, the world's leading music industry event. The LiveTurntable.fm sponsored battle takes place this Wednesday, March 14th from 4-6:00pm at a SXSW showcase in Ballroom G Day Stage Austin Convention Center.
This is the public's first view of BigShot DJ and the event is only open to those with SXSW badges.
BigShot DJ builds a meaningful game on top of already popular online social music platforms such as Turntable.fm, Plug.dj, SoundCloud and Mixlr. Players earn points for playing, fans and winning online battles and can win coveted spots in real life DJ battles to actually kickstart their DJ careers. DJ's hand-selected by LiveTurntable.fm will demonstrate the game live during a competitive battle showcase.
“Our goal is to see BigShot DJ players actually discovered, promoted and elevated into the next stage of their professional DJ careers. I would love to see a bedroom DJ perform on stage at a BigShot DJ battle and then get signed to a label,” said BigShot DJ founder and chief DJ Ali Daniali.
Battle line-up includes well-established Seattle-based DJ Johnny Monsoon (@johnnymonsoon), Austin DJ Johnny Bravvo (@JohnnyBravvo), DJ Fndomntl (@djfndomntl), Manda Maloney (@mandapop) plus dark horse duo The Jane Doze (@thejanedoze) from Washington-DC.
LiveTurntable.fm is social music sharing evolved and in real life. We're bridging and creating a wormhole between the physical and the virtual worlds of turntable.fm into a brilliant phenomenon crafted for momentous awesomes and cataclysmic dancification. Learn more at http://www.LiveTurntable.fm. To learn more about BigShot DJ, visit http://www.BigShotDJ.com.