Emissions Festival 2017

Emissions Festival

May 19-22

Belden Town Resort and Lodge @ Belden, CA




THU, May 25




Temple Nightclub | San Francisco

2017 DMC BAY AREA DJ Battle presented by Rane and DJ Cue

April 21

8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

 2017 DMC BAY AREA DJ Battle presented by Rane and DJ Cue

Doors: 8pm. Battle: 9pm 21+

Showcases, host & judges to be announced.

*No filming is permitted


DJS MUST REGISTER TO BATTLE by answering each of the following questions and send them to DMC USA’s Christie Z at usa@dmcworld.com BEFORE April 19th, 2017 11:59pm EST. No walk ups. DJs can enter as many regional DJ battles as they like.

DJ Name

First Name & Last Name

Complete Address, Apt or House




Which city/battle you are entering?



Website, facebook, twitter, etc.

Crew affiliation

Are you a US Citizen or have lived in the US for at least 6 yrs and can prove it?

Choice of Rane Mixer: 62 or 57


This is DMC’s classic solo showcase style DJ battle: DJs will each perform a 2 min. routine for the elimination round. Judges will select the top 6 to advance to the final round. The top 6 will each perform a 6 min. routine. The champion of this battle will advance to the 2017 DMC US Finals (date and location tba)

EQUIPMENT: Rane Sixty Two mixers. A Rane TTM 57 may be available upon request. Rane mixers will be supplied by DMC. DJs must bring their own headphones, slipmats, needles, records, laptops, cords, control vinyl and/or laptop stands etc. No dicers permitted. Promoter/sound will supply Technics turntables.

The DMC DJ Battles are the biggest, longest running most prestigious DJ Battles in the world. From DMC battles, legends are made. www.dmcdjchamps.com


The Uptown Nightclub

1928 Telegraph Ave Oakland, CA 94612


Invisbl Skratch Piklz: Last Weekend of ArtStreet! in Sacramento


DJ Shadow live in San Francisco and Santa Cruz

Goldenvoice & DJ Dials

DJ Shadow

Sam Gellaitry

Sun, Apr 16, 20178:00PM

Ages: 18 & Over

Doors Open: 7:00 PM

Starting from: $29.50

Door Price: Starting from: $30.00

Onsale: Fri, Feb 10, 201710:00AM PST


The Regency Ballroom

1300 Van Ness Avenue

San Francisco, CA 94109

(415) 673-5716



MON, APRIL 17, 2017

Doors: 9:00 pm / Show: 9:00 pm

The Catalyst

Santa Cruz, CA



This event is 16 and over

Skratchpad 2nd Annual Youth Skratch Battle

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Break 4 Tots Annual Toy & Canned food drive (Winter Edition)

This winter we are asking attendees to donate toys that will benefit Daly City’s Operation Santa and or non-perishable canned food that will support the Second Harvest Food bank.

Proceeds beneift the Break 4 Tots Scholarship Fund. Break 4 Tots is awarding a scholarship to Hip-hop practitioners who are attending or will be attending college with the purpose of serving youth throuh Hip-hop arts.

Proceeds will also benefit Youth and Teen programs for the Daly City Library & Recreation Services. Established in 1934, the Recreation Division of the Department of Library and Recreation Services serves Daly City, portions of San Francisco, Colma, Brisbane, South San Francisco and Pacifica. Today, the Division offers classes; sponsors adult, teen, and youth athletic and aquatic programs; and provides youth, teen, and active adult services.

Event details:
Doors open at 12pm
All battles start at TBA(must register via e-mail: break4tots@gmail.com)

War Memorial Community Center

6655 Mission St, Daly City, California 94014

Genreal admission: $15-$20 (sliding scale)
$10 w/ toy or canned food donation
Youth 12 and under FREE

***This is a Drug, Alcohol and Smoke free event***

1) 2 on 2 B-boy/girl Competition
Hosted by: Neil Yuzon and the Body Roll King, E-Buddha
Judges: TBA
2) All-styles
Judges: TBA

-Cypher King/Queen Competition
B-boys and girls will be getting down the breaks in one cypher while MC’s take turns rocking the mic. One MC and one B-boy or girl will be awarded as King or Queen of the Cypher.
Hosted by: MC K-swift

Cash prize, trophy, gear

Turntablist Room
-Scratch lessons for youth
-Open turntables for the DJ’s
-Record swap

+Special guest appreances
+Live performances in each room
+Community and youth organizations will be present

Spinning The Breaks:
Mighty Delrokz
More TBA

Spinning the Funk and Beyond:

Cypher MC’s:

Can’t make the event? Support our GoFundMe and help us continue serving the community one break at a time: https://www.gofundme.com/break4tots

This event is a community effort brought to you by:
Break 4 Tots, East Side Arts Alliance, Cloud 9 Tribe, Universal Bboy Clothing, All Tribes SF, Kev Omoaghe Akhidenor, Jared Jay Mac McPherson and overseen and currated by Gabriel De la Cruz (THE MIGHTY DJ DELROKZ)

For more info, vending, or competition registration contact Gabriel de la Cruz via e-mail at break4tots@gmail.com