September 21, 2012
DJ competitions and other type of competitive events are in no shortage, as musicians, vendors, and entertainers understand what these do for the industry as well as the community. While DMC still holds top totem for drawing in the talent and fans who want to witness history in the making, other local events are still being held in the United States and around the world.
The 2012 Needle to the Record competition is held in Atlanta, Georgia, and will showcase known DJs such as DJ Shiftee, Kool DJ Red Alert, and DJ Presyce. Winners of the competition will receive cash prizes and equipment to show off for all their hard work.…
June 9, 2011
Only a week after the official release of the Quality Control x Unique Squared Official SXSW Mixtape, with groundbreaking appearances by the likes of the newly reunited Artifacts, critically acclaimed Tanya Morgan and producers like world famous Jake One and West Coast phenom Veterano, the Official Mixtape is at the #1 position on DJBooth.net.
Go to our Bandcamp page to download the mixtape and receive an exclusive 10% off code, valid towards your next Uniquesquared.com purchase!
We want to thank all the artists, producers, and dee jays who made it through our studios and helped make the mixtape the great project that it is. As well as Quality Control Marketing, DJBooth.net, and all of our sponsors for helping to make this project such a rousing success:
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June 3, 2011
The Quality Control x Unique Squared Official SXSW Radio Edits Mixtape showcases the culmination of 3 straight days of non-stop beat listening, rhyme writing, and recording by a who’s who of several of the most notable emcees that were in Austin this past March for the 25th anniversary of SXSW some of the best and most talented performers who graced the SXSW stages. Packed to the gills with gear the Unique Squared Mobile Studio is a state of the art recording studio contained within a massive 45’ tour bus. And this is where we recorded this masterpiece of a mixtape.
Many of the emcess who are on the Official SXSW Mixtape performed at various venues, then somehow squeezed in time to write and record on the tour bus (with an alloted time of about 30 minutes) and still managed to turn in great songs. To say this was a Herculean …
May 31, 2011
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
UniqueSquared.com, in partnership with Quality Control Marketing is pleased to announce The Official SXSW Mixtape. The project, which is now available for download on the Mobile Studio Bandcamp, boasts a who’s who of several of the most notable emcees that were in Austin this past March for the 25th anniversary of SXSW. Every song was recorded over original production on board the Unique Squared Mobile Studio; a state of the art recording studio contained within a massive 45’ tour bus.
Acclaimed industry engineer Fokis handled the mixing and engineering duties for the project. Tracks were blended and arranged by DJ Presyce (three time Scribble Jam DJ Battle Champion). Featured artists appearing on the mix include Tanya Morgan, Skewby, Khaleel, Artifacts and J-Live among several others. Contributing producers include Seattle’s heavyweight beatsmith Jake One, Von Pea (of Tanya Morgan), Crazy …
May 20, 2011
Quality Control and Unique Squared are back with another single off of the upcoming ‘Quality Control x Unique Squared Official SXSW Mixtape’. This mixtape was a culmination of 3 straight days of non-stop beat listening, rhyme writing, and recording on board a 45 foot tour bus which was converted into a state-of-the-art mobile recording studio and was a focal point for artists to convene as a creative outlet to record music in between their incessant schedule of performing from one venue to another.
The track, ‘All Alone’ which premiered exclusively on 2DopeBoyz, is by Detroit’s own up-and-coming producer Apollo Brown, and fellow Detroit stalwart Ro Spit. The song is a head nodder of a track with cuts and scratches provided by none other than Scribble Jam DJ Battle 3-peat champion, DJ Presyce and mixed by the Mobile Studio’s chief engineer, Fokis (Fokeezy). We …