The New Lot Competition

November sees the launch of an exciting competition for new producers, with the chance to win a 3 single deal with a top label, inclusion on an exclusive compilation album and a host of prizes. The competition is to be judged by a panel of leading industry figures including Timo Maas, Orbital, D Ramirez, James Zabiela, Steve Mac, Meat Katie and Dylan Rhymes....

Leading UK dance imprint Lot49 has carved out an enviable reputation as a forward thinking electronic label, enjoying success within Techno, Electro, Tech-house & Breakbeat genres, now label bosses Meat Katie & Dylan Rhymes are creating an opportunity for budding new artists to gain a fast track place to success in the industry.

Over the past five years the label has released original material & remixes by the likes of Dubfire, Lutzenkirchen, AudioJack, Lee Coombs, Robbie Rivera, Marco Bailey, Vandal, Audiofly, Miles Dyson, D.Ramirez, Evil 9, Infusion, Bassbintwins & Elite Force to name just a few. 2009 sees the doors open for new artists to try and gain a place amongst some of dance music´s leaading players and to win a host of prizes at the same time via this exclusive competition to be judged by a panel of top DJ´s and producers.

To enter the competition is quite simple, just write an extraordinarily good and original piece of dance music and submit it to the label via their dedicated dropbox (full details below).

There will be 14 finalists chosen by our resident producers (see artist page on

Those chosen will then go on to the next stage - this means you are already a winner and you are guaranteed a release on Lot49 as part of the "New Lot" compilation and you will receive a selection of goodies from the label´s sponsors.

From here the chosen recordings will be voted on by a panel of world class DJ/Producers who will pick out ONE winner for the TOP PRIZE.