“The Hashes is a DJ Battle series played between England and Australia since 1882. It is one of the most celebrated rivalries in the international music scene. With Reggae being a summer sport, and the venues being in opposite hemispheres, the break between series alternates between 18 and 30 months. A match of “The Hashes” comprises of five hours, two turntables and one mixer under the regular rules for DJ Battles. If a series is drawn then the country already holding the Hashes retains them…”
BlueBar330 Presents… The Summer Showdown!
The first day of summer brings many things: tremendous weather, outdoor festivals, abundance of ripe watermelon and the arrival of Reggae season. To celebrate, Chapel Streets Mecca of Ghetto Funk presents a spectacular night of bass heavy, booty shakin’ dub-wise party music featuring two of the mash-up scenes freshest talents, BlueBar resident Tom Showtime and special international guest DJ Maars (UK).
It’s Australia vs UK and Hip Hop vs Reggae in an all night battle of the turntables, judged only by the amount of hands in the air and vibrations from the dance floor, the stage has been set for the ultimate ‘Battle of the Hashes’.
Catch all the live action from 10pm till 3am
Saturday 1st December / Entry is Free!
GRAB THIS FREE DOWNLOAD AS A TASTER…
DJ MAARS RE-SKANK OF ’SPACES & PLACES’ BY TOM SHOWTIME
‘Melbourne’s own purveyor of Funk’ DJ, Producer and Saxophonist Tom Showtime plays anything from Be-Bop to Breakbeat, always pleasing dancefloors with his unique brand of Ghettofunkin’ Hip Hop.
www.tomshowtime.com For all flavours of Tom Showtime
Hailing from the UK, this special guest has 3 Juno #1 EPs under his belt and a reputation as one of the hottest producers and remixes in the reggae/hip hop/mashup genre, DJ Maars is sure to bring the fiyah!
http://soundcloud.com/djmaars For a taste of DJ Maars remixes and productions
posted by Tom Showtime