Perfect Beat Challenge 2018

Perfect Beat Challenge is a challenge for music producers and beat makers. Both beginners and pros are challenged to make a beat within an hour to one and a half hours (depending on the number of participants). Participants will have the sounds or an existing number in the form of a sample package and have to make the perfect beat for a selected professional jury. The jury gives feedback to all the beats of the participants and will choose the best six beats. With these six, the jury makes a final listening session where the numbers 3, 2 and 1 to be announced. The beat which is chosen as Nr. 1 is The Perfect Beat

During the challenge, it is not allowed to use their own sounds, plug-ins and VST’s. However, each participant can use his own DAW or equipment, this can be a laptop, computer monitor, keyboard, groove box, drum machine, sampler (Hardware).

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Perfect Beat Challenge is an initiative of organizer Mario Walden and consists of several national and international qualifiers. The final is at the Notorious IBE Festival 2018 in Heerlen, the Netherlands.

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You can register for the Perfect Beat Challenge by sending an email to

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14.30-18.30: Qualifiers + Finals

Strijp-S, Blue Collar Hotel

Free entrance!