WMC 2015 DJ Spin-Off

If you are a DJ who thinks you can put up some weight, a label head scouting new talent, or a fan of DJ Competitions, join us for the WMC 2015 DJ Spin-off where you can truly witness the Art of the DJ. The competitions will take place over 2 days, with Beat Matching & Scratching categories. Judges will decide who has what it takes to own first place in each category. Prizes will be provided by leading manufacturers.

First Place prize for EACH category: 1 x Pioneer PLX-1000

Entry Deadline: February 20, 2015

Download the DJ Spin-Off Application

Contestants will bring the following:

  • Laptops, CDs or vinyl containing music for the DJ spinoff
  • Headphones, needles & slipmats

WMC will provide the following equipment (there will be 2 identical set ups):

  • 1 x Pioneer DJM850 or DJM750 Mixer
  • 2 x CDJ900nxs or CDJ850nxs
  • 2 x Technics 1200s
  • 1 x Rane SL3 Serato Box

Guidelines for entry:

• All entries must include a completed application form, non-refundable entry fee of $50.00,
   bio, and demo.

• DJs may enter both Beat Matching + Scratching competitions.

• Demo's must be no longer than 5 minutes in length and must be
   reflective of the DJs prospective performance.

• Submissions are subject to approval.

• Demo material submitted will become the property of WMC
   and will not be returned.

• No submissions will be reviewed after the deadline date.
   No last minute entries or substitutes are allowed.

• All judges' decisions are final.

• DJs must bring their own headphones, needles, vinyl and slipmats to the competition.

• All contestants are required to check in one hour before the Spin-off begins.

Send submissions to:

Winter Music Conference
3450 NE 12th Terrace,
Fort Lauderdale , FL 33334
ATTN: DJ Spin-off
For any additional inquiries email:


Beat Matching (5 Minutes)

Scratching (3 Minutes)


1. Intro

2. Technical Abilities

3. Showmanship

4. Tricks

5. Timing (cuts/beats)

6. Creativity

7. Audience Interaction

8. Blending

9. Juggling

10. Outro

Congratulations to the winners of the WMC 2014 DJ Spin-Off. Thanks to everyone who competed, judged and participated.

Beat Matching : Scratching :
1st Place - DJ Kyle Berg 1st Place - DJ BEHA
2nd Place - DJ Filthy 2nd Place - DJ EASE
3rd Place - DJ Ronnie Mac 3rd Place - DJ Aquaria