Groove Cruise Miami 2018 Remix Competition recap and DJ Contest winner

For aspiring DJs and producers around the country and the world, the competitions that Groove Cruise hosts nearly every sailing are a prime opportunity to make a break into the industry. This post provides a Groove Cruise Miami 2018 Remix Competition recap and gives a quick shout out to the DJ competition winner.

With the ability to secure a set time on the same roster as world-renowned electronic music stars, the DJ and remix contests made available by Groove Cruise are highly competitive and highlight some of the industry’s underground talent.

DJ contest winner

The Groove Cruise Miami 2018 DJ Contest has come to an end. Congratulations to the Brunch Boyz for winning! Here’s their winning mix:

Groove Cruise Miami 2018 Remix Competition recap

You can see the details of the remix competition here:

In conjunction with MetaPop, Markus Schulz, and Cosmic Gate, this was another chance to win a gig aboard Groove Cruise Miami 2018 (the first being the DJ contest).

Here’s what the grand prize entailed, valued at over $1,700 (from the MetaPop contest page):

  • An opening DJ slot with Markus Schulz on the Groove Cruise Miami
  • An ocean-view stateroom for two guests
  • Groove Cruise and Coldharbour Recordings schwag bundle
  • Winning remix to be debuted on the Global DJ Broadcast with Markus Schulz
  • Native Instruments Komplete Ultimate 11 ($1199)
  • Native Instruments Store Voucher ($200)
  • One Year LANDR Pro Subscription ($299)
  • A commercial release on Black Hole Recordings

The contest provided the stems and sessions for Ableton, Logic, FL Studio, and Cubase. There was even a downloadable template to get remixers up and running fast.

Markus Schulz and Cosmic Gate themselves judged the contest.

Get the latest updates on the official Groove Cruise Miami 2018 Remix Competition page:

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