~click on the links below to retrieve mini-websites/info for each battle~

FUTURE/未来のラップトップバトル

>CHECK LAPTOPBATTLE.ORG v2.0 FOR ALL THE NEWEST LAPTOP BATTLE INFO, INCLUDING UPCOMING BATTLES, CONTESTANTS & MORE!! 新しいラップトップバトルサイト完成!!

DEC 2006

>12/7/06: LAPTOP BATTLE WORLDWIDE CHAMPIONSHIPS at Chop Suey -- Seattle, USA

OCT 2006

>10/20/06: PHILADELPHIA LAPTOP BATTLE at TBA -- Philadelphia, PA

>10/14/06: ATLANTA LAPTOP BATTLE at Lenny's -- Atlanta, GA

SEPT 2006

>9/30/06: NEW YORK CITY LAPTOP BATTLE at Galapagos-- Brooklyn, NY

>9/23/06: MANNHEIM'S FIRST LAPTOP BATTLE at Lagerhaus -- Mannheim, GERMANY

>9/24/06: DALLAS LAPTOP BATTLE at DoubleWide -- Dallas, TX

JUNE 2006

>6/10/06 SAT: SEATTLE/PDX LAPTOP BATTLE at Chop Suey -- 1325 E Madison Seattle WA

>6/03/06 SAT: MIAMI LAPTOP BATTLE at Churchill's Pub -- 5501 NE 2nd Ave. Miami FL

MARCH 2006

>3/25/06 SAT: LAPTOP BATTLE SHOWCASE NYC: New York, NY at Fredrick P. Rose Hall at The Time Warner Center at Lincoln Center.. Free to the public. Special LaptopBattle showcase event sponsored by INTEL as well as our other sponsors..

>3/18/06 SAT: LAPTOP BATTLE CHICAGO: Chicago, ILL at SMARTBAR - 3730 N. Clark St., Chicago IL 60613). More details tba.

>3/11/06 SAT: SXSW (!) LAPTOP BATTLE: Austin, TX at AMODA (Austin Museum Of Digital Art - 6905 Miranda Drive, Austin TX 78752). More details tba.

2005 LAPTOP BATTLE CHAMPIONSHIP, DECEMBER 9TH AT CHOP SUEY!!

Winner of the 2005 Laptop Battle Championship: Starkey (from Philly)!!

Starkey took home:
- A pair of HR624 Studio Monitors from Mackie
- A copy of Tracktion from Mackie
- An upgrade for Ableton Live
- Native Instruments Kontakt 2
- A Rane MP4
- Utonic from Sonic Charge
- Volcano from FabFilter
- Apparel from Soy Clothing, Laptopbattle.org, Mackie, & Rane

Shout outs to everyone involved: Kris Moon, Zapan, Dave Hill, Bela @ NI, Tim Reha, Mani @ RBMA, Steven Severin, Scott Tracer, Douglas Bruey, Chanda & John @ Mackie, Killing Frenzy, MC Ali, Adam Swan, Greg Jaspen, Dave Segal, Dave Richards, Dj Introcut, Jim @ Soy, Magnus @ Sonic Charge, Poster Midget, Rosie, Bird, Krystal Wolf, Melissa Gonzales, Jerry Abstract, 31Avas, Rian Pierson, Sean Horton, Robert Robot, Matt Carthum, Zion's Gate, Dj Dan, Stephen Benbrook, Steven Severin, Andrew Luck, Luara Moore, and of course this years battlers: Let's Go Outside, Danger Dave, Rrine, Knucklez, Humdinger, M.O. & Square Root of Evil.

Thanks to our sponsors:
Ableton
Native Instruments
Mackie
Sonic Charge
FabFilter
Rane
Soy Clothing
Fourthcity
and The Little People Postering Company


NOV 2005

>11/19/05 LAPTOP BATTLE at CLUBPROGRAMM in Munich, Germany... Details HERE.

OCT 2005

>10/24/05 LAPTOP BATTLE at LENNY'S in Atlanta GA... Details HERE.

10/19/05 LAPTOP BATTLE at SONAR in Vancouver BC!!!!!!!!!!!! <---------

SEPT 2005

>9/3/05 GALACTIC ASS DRAGON CLASSIC SPEEDCORE LAPTOP BATTLE at Z LOUNGE in Pittsburgh PA... Get more info here.

JULY 2005

>7/29/05 SEATTLE LAPTOP BATTLE SHOWCASE, FASHION SHOW & WORLD FAMOUS DJS at The War Room. Presented by Fourthcity, Graylife & Goods

>7/08/05 SEATTLE LAPTOP BATTLE SHOWCASE TEST-RUNat Artworks. w/ Hair Style-off, Dope Fashion Show & more...

JUNE 2005

>6/11/05 SALT LAKE CITY LAPTOP BATTLE

APRIL 2005

>4/22/05 FRI: PORTLAND LAPTOP BATTLE, 2005: Seattle, WA at HOLOCENE... starring contestants TEK, LET'S GO OUTSIDE, ACARTIA, RRINE, RISTICON, SENOR FRIO, and judges FREAKY CHAKRA, AVAS (kpsu dj), & JERRY ABSTRACT. $7 advance tix avail. here.

>4/01/05 FRI: SEATTLE LAPTOP BATTLE, 2005: Seattle, WA at CHOP SUEY... starring Nth808, KJ Sawka, Butterfly Beats, XISIX, Danger Dave, Nordic Soul, KFO, Dr. Heavy, Tom Chi, Justin Byrnes, Turk, M.O., Syzygy, Kinoko, Ghost Bait + Red Jeff. $10, doors at 9pm. Werd.

FEBRUARY 2005

>2/12/05 SAT: MIDATLANTIC LAPTOP BATTLE: Washington, DC at DC NINE (1940 9th St. Washington DC 20001), 21+, 9pm Start. Sponsored by LAPTOPBATTLE.ORG, ABLETON + NATIVE INSTRUMENTS. Part of the flash bang project.

SEPT 2004

>9/24/04 FRIDAY: FOURTHCITY LAPTOP BATTLE CHAMPIONSHIPS at DECIBEL featuring SPARK (n5md -- vancouver bc), TWITTERING MACHINE (lowprolounge -- san francisco), DREAM ELECTRIC (los angeles), DECEPTIKON (merck -- portland), & TOM CHI (seattle)... the culmination of our efforts. we're pushing laptop performance to new levels, in case you didn't notice... check fourthcity.net for details.

>9/04/04 SATURDAY: FOURTHCITY LAPTOP BATTLE SHOWCASE at BUMBERSHOOT KRIS MOON, NORDIC SOUL, DECEPTIKON, ABSOLUTE MADMAN, SPARK, DJN & ZAPAN. check the steez.

AUG 2004


>RELATED EVENT: 8/22 Sun: **CAPTAIN AHAB / ATOLE WEST-COAST TOUR** at the Brickyard (VANCOUVER, BC). w/ zapan, spark, square root of evil, brokensleep & vincentparker.

>RELATED EVENT: 8/21 Sat: **CAPTAIN AHAB / ATOLE WEST-COAST TOUR** at the Baltic Room (SEATTLE). w/ zapan, djn, bob 2.2 & the fourthcity djs. $5.99.


>RELATED EVENT: 8/13 Fri: ~FOURTHCITY 014 RELEASE PARTY~ San Francisco @ CLUB MIGHTY 119 UTAH ST. music by BUMBLEBEE, HIDEKI, KAMUI, FOSCIL, ZAPAN, DJN, ABSOLUTE MADMAN, TWITTERING MACHINE & J.TONAL. $5, 21+, 9PM.

>RELATED EVENT: 8/09 Mon: IN-STORE APPEARANCE at OZONE RECORDS, Portland, OR. ZAPAN, MADMAN & DJN live.

>RELATED EVENT: 8/07 Sat: FOURTHCITY COMPILATION RECORD RELEASE PARTY at M:PULSE - 3516 FREMONT PL. (seattle)... music by KRIS MOON, DJN, ABSOLUTE MADMAN, FOSCIL, ZAPAN, VARIFORM, BUMBLEBEE, HIDEKI, INTROCUT, KAMUI & YITEARP...

>RELATED EVENT: 8/02 Mon: ~LAST FOURTHCITY WEEKLY~ w/ PLAN B, FOSCIL, ZAPAN, DJN, ABSOLUTE MADMAN, YITEARP & THE FOURTHCITY DJS at the Deep Down Lounge, 126 S. Jackson, Seattle, WA ($free, 21+, 9pm start)

JUNE 2004

>6/18/04 FRIDAY: LAPTOP BATTLE [v3.0 / seattle finals!!!] (mini-site up!) at CHOP SUEY (1325 east Madison) Seattle, WA - $6 adv. tix available - CLICK HERE!! (or it's $10 @ the door).

MAY 2004

>5/13/04 Thurs: PDX vs SEA rematch!: Portland, OR at Holocene (1001 se morrison) Portland, OR- $7, 9pm-2am

>5/13/04 Thurs: Philadelphia Laptop Battle at Silk City (5th & Spring/Garden) Philadelphia, PA

APRIL 2004

>4/15/04 Thurs: Laptopbattle West Coast: Vancouver,BC at The Brickyard (315 Carall St.), Vancouver BC, 19+, $5, 9pm-1am

>4/18/04 Sun: Laptopbattle West Coast: SF at Club Six (60 - 6th St. between Market and Mission Streets) 9 pm, only $5, San Fransisco CA

>4/21/04 Wed: Laptopbattle West Coast: LA at The Knitting Factory (7021 Hollywood Blvd) 9pm, $8, Los Angeles CA

MARCH 2004

>RELATED EVENT:3/19 Fri: ~M3RCK records presents~ Deceptikon tour w/ Zapan !!!TOUR KICK-OFF!!! at Seattle, WA Capitol Hill Arts Center - Lower Level, 10pm, 21+, $5

>RELATED EVENT:3/20 Sat: ~M3RCK records presents~ Deceptikon tour w/ Zapan at Eugene, OR With Zapan, Botox Samurai Duck (980 Oak St), 10pm, 21+

>RELATED EVENT:3/21 Sun: ~M3RCK records presents~ Deceptikon tour w/ Zapan at San Francisco, CA With Zapan, Cats on Earth House Party show: 669a Minna St. (an alley between mission, howard, 7th & 8th), 8pm - 2am, $5

>RELATED EVENT:3/23 Tue: ~M3RCK records presents~ Deceptikon tour w/ Zapan at Los Angeles, CA With Captain Ahab, Books on Tape, Zapan @ Zen Sushi

>RELATED EVENT:3/24 Wed: ~M3RCK records presents~ Deceptikon tour w/ Zapan at Los Angeles, CA ELM Weekly @ Good Hurt Club, 10pm-2am, 21+ $3

>RELATED EVENT:3/26 Fri: ~M3RCK records presents~ Deceptikon tour w/ Zapan at San Diego, CA With Twine, dj Andres Octavio, dj Jon Baker Brokenbeat night @ Club Kadan, Free, 21+, 9pm-2am

FEBRUARY 2004

>RELATED EVENT:2/11 Wed: ~Bllix/Holocene/EM411 presents~ Battle of the Knobs at Holocene.org, Portland OR

JANUARY 2004

>1/23/04: Laptopbattle 3(mini-site complete!) at Chop Suey, Seattle WA FRIDAY: 9 PM SHARP! : $10 Jaunary 23rd 2004: Portland vs. Seattle Laptop Music Battle @ chop suey 1325 east madison, seattle WA. CHECK THE VIDEO WE MADE FROM FOOTAGE TAKEN AT THIS EVENT HERE!

DECEMBER 2003

>12/17/03: Laptopbattle 2 Portland All-Area(more pictures would be nice. contestants) at Holocene, Portland OR

SEPTEMBER 2003

>9/16/03: Laptopbattle 1(mini-site complete!) at Chop Suey, Seattle WA

APRIL 2003

>4/7/03: Laptopbattle 0(mini-site complete!) at Fourthcity Weekly (Deep Down Lounge), Seattle WA

 

ALSO: CHECK THE DETAILED *FOURTHCITY* UPCOMING SHOW LIST HERE!