This year’s conference, taking place at Brighton Dome 14/15 April, focuses heavily on closing gap between music genres, and BMC are working alongside Brapp to give up and coming artists a chance to be heard by and work with legends such as Mercury Music prize winner and drum n bass pioneer Roni Size, and Zomboy, one of the biggest names in bass music.
House music will be represented by Bristol’s Defected duo GotSome, and Toronto’s Cedric Gasaida aka Starving Yet Full, who brought us ‘Hungry for the Power‘ with his previous project Azari and iii. Vocalist, Ayah Marar, who has had platinum records with the likes of Calvin Harris and DJ Fresh, will also be contributing to the project.
Representing underground hip-hop are High Focus, and RLD Records’ Staple Leaf Dog, known for his work with Sadat X, D.I.T.C. DJ Premier and The Four Owls. RBMA tipped and Critical Music’s Hyroglifics will be offering his future bass/beats, as are grime producers The Heavy Trackerz and legacy don MC Saskilla aka the Godson of Grime.
Entrants have 2 weeks starting Monday 21st March through to 7th of April to perform on their producer of choices’ beats in the Brapp app, or to tag a vocalist on productions they upload for the chance to collaborate on a track to be released on the official Brighton Music Conference compilation.
Brapp is a social network that enables producers to share their beats for anyone to record on, and the app has a powerful built it recording feature for artists to perform on any beat, mix the audio and share videos instantly. Join the community to discover, collaborate and connect. Artists in over 80 countries using Brapp including including Sk!tzBeats, Plastician, Show n Prove, UZ, 3000Bass, Foreign Beggars, DJ Vadim, Rag n Bone Man, DJ Green Lantern, Ayah Marrar, Funtcase, Mayhem SAS, Linden Jay, Zed Bias, Bro Safari, High Focus Records, Hyroglifics, Critical Music, Alix Perez, Eprom, Starving Yet Full, Rudekid, Ghosttown, MC DRS, Chester P, Stormin MC, Dr Syntax, The Purist, Pete Canon and more.