Download and remix: Great prizes for schools and pupils

27th May 2005 at 01:00
The deadline for the Apple RMX '05 competition, supported by The TES, Youth Music, Sony BMG and, has been extended until July 15. All entrants now have an extra seven weeks to use Garageband software to remix sample loops from major artists including Kasabian, Natasha Bedingfield (pictured) and Faithless. The samples are available to download at www.dbass.orgrmx05

Winners receive an iBook music bundle or an iPod, while netting an iMac G5 music bundle and a free station for their school or Youth Music Action Zone.

If you are looking for inspiration, or want to see how your current entries are doing, take a look at the RMX05 chart of the most listened to entries on the website. Click on the artists' names to find out more about these potential stars, and by listening to your favourite tracks you can help them to climb the chart towards that much acclaimed number one position. At time of going to press the Most Recent Top Ten was:

1 Have faith, Oligarky-dude

2 Ashes to Ashes, Ashes

3 No Payne No Gain, Paynee

4 Rewritten, TPProductions

5 Slim Ting Record, Slim Ting

6 Craze 15 remix, Craze 15

7 The best track, Funkstar 101

8 Chilled1, K1

9 Spongeabian, Spongefan

10 Indie heaven, Spencer Price

* To find out more about the competition, visit

Subscribe to get access to the content on this page.

If you are already a Tes/ Tes Scotland subscriber please log in with your username or email address to get full access to our back issues, CPD library and membership plus page.

Not a subscriber? Find out more about our subscription offers.
Subscribe now
Existing subscriber?
Enter subscription number


The guide by your side – ensuring you are always up to date with the latest in education.

Get Tes magazine online and delivered to your door. Stay up to date with the latest research, teacher innovation and insight, plus classroom tips and techniques with a Tes magazine subscription.
With a Tes magazine subscription you get exclusive access to our CPD library. Including our New Teachers’ special for NQTS, Ed Tech, How to Get a Job, Trip Planner, Ed Biz Special and all Tes back issues.

Subscribe now