Join us this October at Pier Sounds, a concert series at Pier 62 featuring the Black Tones, Earshot Jazz Festival presents D’Vonne Lewis and Friendz, Tiffany Wilson, and Lady A!

Beat Masters Beat Battle: 10th Edition featured image

Beat Masters Beat Battle: 10th Edition

Pier 62 | Free
Jul 24 2021 | 2–8 pm
This event has passed

Head‑to‑head bracket tournament‑style format with $1,000 Grand Prize Champion

Beat Masters Beat Battle

Beat Masters is back for its 10th edition!  With 16 Producers chosen for a head-to-head bracket tournament-style format, the champion will be awarded $1,000 and $250 to the runner up. Click here to register and get details. Deadline to apply is Friday, July 9, 2021.

Judges: Jake One, Lisa Vazquez, & Supreme La Rock

Hosted by: KEY (of C.I.)

Showcases by: Wizdumb, DJ Hershe, Beats to the Rhyme, DJ Clark Da Spark, and Beat Cypher

 

Beat Masters Schedule Line Up:

Round 1 – Preliminaries 

Each of the selected 16 producers will play two 60-second beats, an original beat, and a second original beat that contains elements from the sample flip.

Round 2 – Quarterfinal 

Judges will score competitors and the top eight competitors will advance to the Quarterfinals. Those top eight competitors will face off in a head-to-head style tournament, playing two 60-second beats simultaneously, with four competitors advancing to the Semifinals.

Round 3 – Semifinals 

Four competitors will face off in a head-to-head style tournament, playing two 60-second beats simultaneously, with two competitors advancing to the finals.

Round 4 – Finals 

The final two competitors will face off in a head-to-head style tournament, playing two 60-second beats simultaneously. Judges will deliberate and the 10th Annual Beat Masters Champion will be announced.

Awards

The 2021 Beat Masters champion wins the $1,000 Grand Prize! Runner up will be awarded $250!

Related Events

What do you want to see, eat, and do on the waterfront?

Want to plan an event? Have an idea for an activity? We want to hear from you! Waterfront Park is committed to serving the needs of its diverse communities through cultural, educational, and recreational activities in a beautiful, welcoming environment.