Nov 18 - Jan 8

Submissions

Jan 9 - Jan 18

Judging

Jan 19

Winner Announcement

Prizes

  • The grand prize winner will receive:

    • Official release on the Switchfoot Remixes EP
    • 2 round trip tickets on Alaska Airlines to Vancouver
    • 2 nights in a hotel in downtown Vancouver
    • In studio meet & greet with Switchfoot @ SKIO Music HQ
    • 2 VIP tickets to Switchfoot show in Vancouver
    • iZotope Neutron Plugin ($249 USD value)
    • iZotope Trash 2 Plugin ($75 USD value)
    • Signed Switchfoot merch
    • SKIO Music swag pack
  • The second place winner will receive:

    • Official release on the Switchfoot Remixes EP
    • Promotional support from Switchfoot (3+ million followers)
    • iZotope Ozone 7 Plugin ($186 USD value)
    • Signed Switchfoot merch
    • SKIO Music swag pack
  • The third place winner will receive:

    • Official release on the Switchfoot Remixes EP
    • Promotional support from Switchfoot (3+ million followers)
    • iZotope Iris 2 Plugin ($111 USD value)
    • Signed Switchfoot merch
    • SKIO Music swag pack

Details

We've teamed up with American alternative band Switchfoot from San Diego, California to bring you one of our biggest remix contests ever. This time, it's for "Float" - a bouncy, optimistic and hopeful rock anthem with high quality vocals and plenty of interesting stems to play around with. At 120BPM in the key of D minor this song is perfect for remixing!

To make the contest a little more exciting SKIO pros WAO and Diego Miranda are going to be judging the competition. This means that top DJ's are going to be listening to every remix of "Float", so make sure you bring your "A" game and show them what you got!

If pro judges WAO and Diego Miranda like your remix you could win some dope prizes including: An official release on the Switchfoot remixes EP, 2 round trip tickets on Alaska Airlines to Vancouver, 2 nights in a hotel in downtown Vancouver, access to an in-studio meet & greet with Switchfoot @ SKIO Music HQ, 2 VIP tickets to the Switchfoot show in Vancouver plus some dope plugins by iZotope including: Neutron ($249 USD value), Trash 2 $75 USD value) and a SKIO Music swag pack!

This song is ideal for remixing, so what are you waiting for? Enter the contest, download the stems right away and do your thing!

P.S. Make sure to get your remix in by the early submission deadline on Dec. 12 for a chance to get real feedback from SKIO pros WAO and Diego Miranda! Remember, you will be able to update and resubmit your remix on SKIO until January 8th, so take the tips these pros give you and make your remix even better!

Rules

  • The contest submission period begins at 11:00 AM Pacific Standard Time (PST) on Fri. Nov. 18, 2016 and ends at 11:59PM PST on Sun. Jan. 8, 2017.
  • The winners will be selected by WAO, Diego Miranda, Switchfoot, Vanguard Records & SKIO Music during the judging period.
  • The remix submissions are ordered according to the number of plays and likes the remix receives.
  • Entrants may not make any changes to their remix after it is submitted, but may resubmit.
  • Only one entry per contestant.
  • Open to residents of jurisdictions where lawful.
  • Employees of Switchfoot, Vanguard Records, Alaska Airlines, Red Light Management, iZotope & SKIO Music are ineligible.
  • Odds of winning depend on number of entries received, artistic and technical merit of entry judged by subjective criteria.
  • YOU MUST CORRECTLY ANSWER A SKILL TESTING QUESTION TO CLAIM A PRIZE.
  • NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
  • Contest winner will receive round trip tickets to Vancouver, BC from one of 50 N.A. cities serviced by Alaska Airlines. If the winner is unable to claim the prize, they will receive a Skype call with Switchfoot instead.
  • In order to claim the prize, the contest winner must agree to abide by all terms and conditions imposed by Alaska Airlines, including their standard Contract of Carriage.
  • Alaska Airlines list of destination cities: https://skiomusic.com/r/78I
  • Alaska Airlines standard contract of carriage: https://skiomusic.com/r/1G3
  • Alaska Airlines travel authorization terms & conditions: https://skiomusic.com/r/1FM
  • Alaska Airlines international traveler requirements: https://skiomusic.com/r/Iq4
  • Passport is required for travel to Vancouver, BC for non-citizens

Entry must comply with Official Rules. For Official Rules, click here.