The legendary hip hop group and soon to be Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Public Enemy released their new single titled “Get Up Stand Up” free on the BitTorrent website, from our understanding fans will have to supply their email address to download a Bundle package filled with new music, exclusive video content, and 37 multitracks from Public Enemy 37 acapellas and stems.
There is also a contest involved, fans are encouraged to remix the tracks however you want. Then use the SoShare page to share your tracks directly to P.E. Public Enemy will pick their favorites and if they like it, they’ll release it digitally for you. Call it creative activism,” states a blog post on BitTorrent‘s site.
The 1st place winning remix will be released by Public Enemy. The winning remixer will also win equipment from Blue Mics and Native Instruments, in addition to Public Enemy swag.
Second Place winners will consist of 3 remixers will win equipment from Blue Mics and Native Instruments, and Public Enemy swag.
Third Place winners will consist of 5 remixers and they will win Public Enemy swag, plus an editorial feature in BitTorrent. Submission deadline: July 18, 2013
This actually sounds exciting, looking forward hearing some of the mixes, heck we may have to do a Co-Rock Steady Remix… May the best remix win!
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