NEW YORK, Oct. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- To celebrate the release of "Mad Decent Vol.1" Grooveshark and Mad Decent have partnered to offer fans the chance to remix Diplo's track "Horsey." The contest is underway at http://maddecent.com/blog/diplo-horsey-remix-contest will be judged by Mad Decent's panel of "experts" who will select the top 3 remixes. The winning remixes will be released via an exclusive EP on Grooveshark, alongside the original version of "Horsey."
"Diplo and the Mad Decent team have always been innovators of new sounds, and we're excited to hear how DJs, remixers, and producers around the world will put their own personal flavors on this new record," said Blaise DeAngelo, Director of Artist Relations at Grooveshark.
To Enter the "Horsey" Remix Context
1.Download the stems for 'Horsey' at: http://www.sendspace.com/pro/dl/za40pw
2. Once you've finished your remix, upload it to Soundcloud and add it to the
'Horsey Remix Contest' group: http://soundcloud.com/groups/mad-decent-x-grooveshark-horsey-remix-contest
Your mix on an Exclusive (FREE) EP on Grooveshark alongside the original version of 'Horsey'
Surprise Mad Decent Prize Package
Since 2006, Grooveshark has grown into the largest globally available on demand music streaming service. With more than 35 million unique visitors monthly and a library of over 15 million songs, Grooveshark provides the ability for users to search and stream music, create and save playlists, as well as upload music to be hosted and shared across the cloud and other devices.
About Mad Decent
Mad Decent is the name of the Philly via Los Angeles based record label spearheaded by Wesley Pentz, who's better known as Diplo, the Grammy-nominated producer of M.I.A.'s "Paper Planes." Diplo also makes up one half of Major Lazer, along with the UK's Switch. As an influential label that's home to Blaqstarr (who has also produced many tracks for M.I.A.), Dillon Francis, ZEDS DEAD, and Rusko (to name a few), Mad Decent aims to bring new Genres and cultures to light in the ever diversifying music community.
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