REGISTRATION & RULES

PLEASE READ ALL INFORMATION ABOUT THE REGISTRATION

If you are interested in competing at an upcoming The Stew: Beat Showcase for a chance to compete at our $1000 Grand Finale ( 21+ Event), please fill out a submission form below.

HOW TO QUALIFY FOR THE STEW'S BATTLE PANEL

1.  #OpenKitchen  (Producer Open Mic). Registrants will perform their 3 minute beat set for a live audience from an aux cord ready device.  Best performances will be hand-selected & nominated to the battle panel by our Judges. *Equipment to compete must be on-site for panel consideration.  This opportunity is on the first come, first served basis. 
Pre-registration recommended.

2. Register for a permanent slot in advance. No participation in the Open Kitchen needed for placement. 
(Registration fee required for panelist. Please see below).

*All fees are non refundable but are transferrable to other dates EXCEPT for the Grand Finale.

 
Name *
Name
Your alias
Please see the "Schedule" page for available dates.
See the section above this form.
Please verify your age.
What city and state do you represent?
Instagram? Twitter? Facebook? A friend? From our Podcast? Let us know.

OPEN KITCHEN PRE-REGISTRATION | $40

  • Judges will hand select producers, based on their OpenKitchen performance, to compete on the battle panel.  
  • Only 10 slots available during each date
    (see schedule). *Walk-ins welcomed, but not promised*

STANDARD PANEL SLOT | $75

  • Straight to the panel to compete (No Open Kitchen)
  • A discount ticket code provided, via email, to share with friends and family on event ticket prices

PREMIUM PANEL SLOT | $150

  • Straight to the panel to compete (No Open Kitchen)
  • Digital ticket code for admission to sell or give to your supporters (make your registration fee back)
  • Media Package (Video recording of your first round of the competition + 3 high quality images separate from the public gallery).
 

 

BATTLE PANEL DETAILS (For Panelists) 

The Stew Beat Showcase Battle Panel features three judged rounds, intended only for panelists, and are not limited to the following challenges listed below:

Round 1: Chune for Chune. Each producer will be matched up against another and go "beat for beat" in three (3) one minute rounds

Round 2 & 3:  Skill-Set Challenges. These vary per battle and can focus on skill-sets in sampling, live beat making, scoring and more. (Registered panelists will be provided further details as the competition date approaches.)

Producers are judged on*:
Creativity (0-4)
Sound Quality (0-4)
Crowd Response (0-2)
*This scoring structure may not apply for all
Skill-set rounds.


Panelists with the highest score(s) at the end of the night will be invited to our annual Stew Beat Showcase “Grand Finale”. There they will compete with other high-scoring-panelists from the season for a $1,000 cash prize, The Stew championship title & more.