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2017 DMC Pittsburgh Regional DJ Battle Result presented by Rane in assoc. with DJ Selecta & 720 Records
2017 DMC Pittsburgh Regional DJ Battle Result presented by Rane in assoc. with DJ Selecta & 720 Records


 DMC Pittsburgh DJ Battle

 DMC Pittsburgh DJ Battle

2017 DMC Pittsburgh PA USA Regional DJ Battle 

presented by Rane in association with DJ Selecta & 720 Records

May 19th, 2017

 

Thanks to DJ Selecta for making the first ever DMC DJ Battle happen in Pittsburgh! It was such an honor to be able to throw a battle in my home city - AND in a venue that I used to waitress in - when it was Rosebud!

 

1st: DJ Throdown - Washington DC 

2nd: Ty Handswell - Bel Air MD

3rd: DJ Astonish - Phoenix AZ 

1st DJ Throdown

 DMC USA DJ Battle

2nd Ty Handswell

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3rd DJ Astonish

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DJ Throdown

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Top 3

1st DJ Throdown

2nd Ty Handswell

3rd DJ Astonish

 DMC USA DJ Battle

Photos by Christie Z: https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10158763583115262&type=1&l=949faaa062

 

Room 16 1650 Smallman St. Pittsburgh, PA 15222 www.Room16pgh.com

Promoter: 720 Records www.facebook.com/720RecordsMusic

Main FB Event Page to see more pictures : www.facebook.com/events/1440722219325541

 

We got Press! www.post-gazette.com/ae/music/2017/05/17/Regional-DJ-competition-cutting-and-scratching-in-Pittsburgh-for-the-first-time/stories/201705170018

 

Host: Large Professor

Showcase: DJ Precision - 2015 DMC World Supremacy Champion

Judges (Elims): DJ Precision, Double K, Large Pro

Judges (Finals): DJ Precision, DJ Selecta, Large Pro

 

16 DJs battled:

DJ Bounce - Sterling VA

DJ Junior - Chambersburg PA

DJ JP Gunnz - Evanston IL

DJ Cadillac - Follansbee WV

DJ Eso - Cleveland OH

Minus Nine - Baltimore MD

Spoon - Decatur GA

Joey Rukkus - Pittsburgh PA

DJ Suspicion - Nashville TN

DJ Manny - East Brady PA

DJ NuEra - Cleveland OH

DJ Fingersmith - Brooklyn NY

DJ Astonish - Phoenix AZ

DJ Throdown - Washington DC

DJ Little Rock - Bethesda MD

DJ Ty Handswell - Bel Air MD

 

DJs performed a 2 min routine for the judges and the judges selected their top 6 favorites to advance. 1st place = 6 points. 2nd place = 5 points. 3rd place = 4 points. 4th place = 3 points. 5th place = 2 points. 6th place = 1 point.

 

1st: Throdown: 3 + 6 + 6 = 15

2nd: Ty Handswell: 5 + 5 = 10

3rd: Astonish: 4 + 4 = 8

4th: DJ Spoon: 6 + 1 = 7

5th: DJ Cadillac: 5 + 1 = 6

6th: FingerSmith: 3 + 3 = 6

DJ Suspicion: 4

NuEra: 2 + 2 = 4

DJ Junior: 2

Bounce: 1

 

The top 6 advanced to the finals and each performed a 6 minute routine for the judges. Judges selected their top 3 winners. 1st place = 3 points. 2nd place = 2 points. 3rd place = 1

 

1st: DJ Throdown 2 + 3 + 3 = 8

2nd: Ty Handswell: 3 + 2 + 2 = 7

3rd: Astonish: 1

3rd: Spoon 1

3rd: Cadillac 1

*When faced with a 3 way tie for 3rd - judges were asked to pic one of the 3. They agreed upon Astonish for 3rd place.

 

1st Place DJ THROWDOWN: 2017 DMC PITTSBURGH DJ Champion won:

Numark NS7

Numark PT01 Scratch Portable Turntable

1 year subscription to www.digitaldjpool.com <http://www.digitaldjpool.com>

12inchSkinz prize package

Shure SRH550DJ Pro DJ Headphones

1 year subscription to mymp3pool.com <http://mymp3pool.com>

Thud Rumble prize package

Ortofon CC QBert Twin DJ Cartridges

Ortofon DJ Bag + slipmats

Prize package from Dexter Ink

Round trip flight + one night hotel to the 2017 DMC US Finals

 

2nd Place: DJ TY HANDSWELL won

Numark PT01 Scratch Portable Turntable

Shure SM58S Microphone

Thud Rumble prize package

Ortofon CC Scratch Twin DJ Cartridges + slipmats 2 months membership to the DigitalDJPool.com

12inchSkinz prize package

6 month subscription to mymp3pool.com <http://mymp3pool.com>

 

3rd Place DJ ASTONISH won

Ortofon OM Scratch DJ Cartridges + slipmats

12inchSkinz prize package

Thud Rumble prize package

2 months membership to the DigitalDJPool.com

3 month subscription to mymp3pool.com <http://mymp3pool.com>

 

* 4th, 5th and 6th also win 2 months membership to the DigitalDJPool.com

 

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