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The 2014 DMC US Finals DJ battle is going down August 23 at New York City’s Webster Hall.
Co-sponsored by DJcity, the competition will feature legendary Kool DJ Red Alert as the host and DJ Shiftee and The X-Ecutioners’ Mista Sinista and DJ Precision as guest performers.
Competing in this year’s US Finals are DJ Esquire (defending US champion), DJ I-Dee, FasciNate, DJ Manwell, The Beat Molester, International Ease, DJ Shake One, El Abstrakto, DJ Dwells, Ambideckstriks, DJ Petey Complex, Ichy the Killer, and Spiderman.
Back in February, 13-year-old DJ Dwells gained worldwide attention when he won the New York regional battle.
The winner will go on to represent the US at the 2014 DMC World DJ Championships in London on October 5.
Tickets cost $20 at the door but can be purchased in advance for $15 at The Webster Hall box office or at ticketweb.com.
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