DJ Contest Celebrates Portable DJ Performance System

Vestax and Announce The Great DJ Getaway Contest and launch the VCI-300      16/10/08
DJ Contest Celebrates Portable DJ Performance System

Vestax and have teamed up to kick off a contest -The Great DJ Getaway - to commemorate the launch of the VCI-300 from Vestax and its companion software, Serato's ITCH. Here's all the details in the company's own words... The Great DJ Getaway offers DJs an opportunity of a lifetime. A lucky winner will be flown to Miami for 3 days from March 26 - 28, 2009 to play a showcase set at the world famous Winter Music Conference attended by over 40,000 DJs, industry professionals, and aspiring creative stars. This is an unbelievably unique chance for a DJ to make a difference in the industry and gather a whole new army of fans and industry contacts! With an unparalleled lineup of events, artist showcases, and parties, the WMC is without a doubt the world's biggest DJ event.
To enter the contest, DJs upload their best work on the VCI-300 to and fill out the form on the website listed below. Entries must be received between October 1, 2008 and January 15, 2009 with the winner being announced on or around February 1, 2009. The videos that get the most views and highest ratings during this time period will be submitted to a panel of judges including Vestax management, Industry press, and professional DJs.
Videos will be judged on quality of performance not audio quality or video production values. Details and contest rules are available at the website listed below.
The Great DJ Getaway Grand Prize includes a round trip ticket from the winner's hometown to Miami, 2 nights in a Hotel near the center of the WMC action, and a showcase set at the WMC where the winner can show off their magic skills on the VCI-300. Good luck to all!!
The VCI-300 represents a giant leap forward in the digital DJ world. A fully integrated and portable DJ performance system, the VCI-300 provides control over more than 90 parameters and functions inside ITCH. Two high resolution platters provide adjustable resistance for the perfect vinyl feel. The VCI-300 also includes a built-in superb audio interface with a Mic input, stereo input, and 2 stereo outputs (Master L/R and Monitor L/R). With customizable fader curve control, the VCI-300's faders have amazing feel - smooth, fast, and responsive - perfect for scratching, long mixes, or any other style.
Pricing and Availability:
VCI-300 pricing TBC
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