Music

Experience music at DreamHack Beyond through live DJ sets in-game and on Twitch, a Battle of the Bands as we search for new incredible talent, and a series of Pro-Ams featuring some of your favorite music artists across all of the genres!

dj performances (Live on Twitch)

Hyper Potions

Thursday, 29 Jul, 7pm PT

Known for their work on video games such as Sonic the Hedgehog, League of Legends, and Rocket League, Hyper Potions joins the world of the nostalgic retro video game era with modern day bass and beats. Catching the ears of Cartoon Network with their signature sound, the boys have made their way into TVs around the globe. HP lives up to their name through their ecstatic and hyperactive live DJ sets, attracting EDM, anime, and gaming fans alike. 

Shapes

Friday, 30 Jul, 3pm PT

Shapes is no stranger to anyone who’s into their UK bass music. His surgical skills having earned him high profile bookings at Hideout Festival in Croatia, Nass Festival, Invaderz Festival and Boardmasters. Armed with exclusive tunes and bass weapons his quick-fire mixing, tricks and double drops mixed live over 4 decks will bring the energy to any venue. Shapes is well known for causing a ruckus wherever he goes, and with an armoury like his there's no stopping him!

Qlank

Saturday, 31 Jul, 5pm PT

Qlank is an LA based and Detroit bred house artist with his own unique but cohesive style combining bass heavy sounds and traditional house elements. Although his roots have been based in house music for 7+ years, his new sound has also been influenced by dark and industrial bass music. With this edgy fusion sound, Qlank is absolutely an artist to be on the lookout for!

Battle of
the Bands

Introducing the first ever DreamHack Battle of the Bands! Bands will enter three songs and be judged both by the public and by an expert panel of well-known and respected rock and metal musicians.

The top four bands will walk away with prize money and top eight win tickets to a future DreamHack event. Plus – the winning band will earn an opening slot at one of our concerts at a future physical DreamHack event.

Bands will be seeded into the final bracket by your votes. Click the VOTE button below to listen to the submitted songs – give the video a thumbs up to vote for that band, and the band with the most thumbs up will be ranked the highest in the final showdown!

(Thumbs down have no effect on final numbers – if you don’t like a song, no need to do anything)

Prizes

Top 8: 2x tickets per band member to a DreamHack of their choice.*

In addition to the prize money below, the 1st place band will also be invited to open at one of our music nights at a future DreamHack festival*.

*DreamHack is not responsible for travel or lodging.

1st$1000

2nd$500

3rd & 4th$250

Key dates

Jun 10

Sign ups open

Jul 2

Finalists chosen and notified

Jul 4-7

Voting phase

Jul 30
6PM-8PM PT

Finals (live show)

Judges

Elijah Witt

Lead singer in Cane Hill

Ryan Sitkowski

Lead guitarist in Motionless in White

Alex Bent

Drummer in Trivium

Known bandsWho have we worked with?

At our live shows, you could be opening for someone like Trivium, Halestorm, Cane Hill, Amaranth, and more! Check out our past interviews with these musicians.

Interviews

Trivium

Trivium

adtR

motionless

Escape
the Fate

I Prevail

Ice Nine Kills