Misk and DJ De Valera take part in Beat Academy this weekend

News

Misk and DJ De Valera take part in Beat Academy this weekend
The music maestros will be on hand to share there knowledge of music production and DJing

I cant wait to unearth some of Irelands producing talent

Dublin’s Tower Records will transform into an interactive music laboratory as it plays host to the Coca-Cola Beat Academy this coming weekend. The one-off music workshop will begin tomorrow, March 23.

The Beat Academy is part of the Move to the Beat campaign, which has been developed to celebrate the 2012 London Olympics.

The campaign has already seen super-producer Mark Ronson collaborate with Katy B on the track Anywhere in the World, which has the sounds of music, sport and Coca-Cola combined to create the track.

Mark Ronson said that the Beat Academy is “all about getting teens in Ireland excited about London 2012 by tapping into their passion for music and fusing it with sport.” Irish music lovers will be able to learn about music production, mixing and DJing from the international producer Phil Misk and Irish DJ Dave De Valera.

De Valera said: “I can’t wait to unearth some of Ireland’s producing talent. If you have any interest in music production or music in general on any level, make sure to drop by the Beat Academy.”

The Academy takes place from 12 - 6 this Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Phil Misk will be there from 2 - 5 on saturday and Dave De Valera will be there from 2 - 5 on Sunday. The Track the Beat Facebook app that allows users to gain access to exclusive content and prizes will also be demonstrated.

Anywhere in the World -



About this author

colin@starplus.ie
Digital Media Assistant
Recent Articles by this author
20 November, 2012
Actor Nicolas Cage has just paid off another slice of his huge €9.3m tax bill. The...
18 November, 2012
Ireland’s hottest actor Chris O’Dowd has revealed he turned to comedy...
15 November, 2012
The Hangover star Bradley Cooper has revealed he started researching the role in...
15 November, 2012
R&B queen Beyonce has given fans a glimpse of how she rang in her 31st birthday. The...