Vieux Farka TourĂ© remix contest launches today at ccMixter
Eric Steuer, January 24th, 2007
Creative Commons, in conjunction with Modiba Productions and Global Beat Fusion are pleased to present the Vieux Farka TourĂ© Remix Contest, taking place at ccMixter. Vieux Farka TourĂ© â€” a highly talented guitarist, singer, songwriter, and percussionist from Mali â€” is offering the audio source files from the song â€śAnaâ€ť online under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial license, so that producers worldwide can use the sounds in remixes and new compositions.
The audio sources went online this morning. ccMixter will accept entries between February 7 and March 7. The winning remix will be included on Modiba Productionsâ€™ upcoming Vieux Remixed CD. Get remixing!