TrackStars DMV is BACK


What is Track Stars:

Track Stars is a platform for producers & artist to showcase talent and perform their single/ record in front of a panelist of industry experts for feedback and a chance win prizes. Each participant will be critique & receive feedback from invited panelist there show & record. Track Stars was created to help give artist and producers insight & guidance on their music. Participants will be preselected through audition or personal invite. Participants will have a chance to win studio time, and other prizes from participating sponsors & judges.

The Show: FREE to attend with RSVP


Participating artist will be given up to 5 minutes to perform their most popular track or tracks of their choice. Artist will be receive feedback from all judges .The artist with the highest scores and votes from fans will win a prize pack from sponsors including digital marketing from MadeInTheDMV*, Artist must audition if not invited.


Each producer will be given up to 3 mins to play beats in front of judges and will receive feedback from all participating judges. The top 4 producers selected by judges will move on to the 2nd round. Producers will be given up to 3 mins in the 2nd round . Judges will select one artist as the winner from the 2 round. Producers must audition unless invited. Click Here To Register For Auditions

In the case of a tie between contestants based on judges scores,artist/producer will be given 2 mins to perform .

Auditions: July 7 , 8 , 18 (Dates Subject to Change). Industry experts will judge the auditions. Artist will receive feedback . Auditions guarantee a spot on the DMVTrack Star Show.  Artist and Producers will be given up to 5 mins to perform at Auditions for a chance. Click Here To Register for Auditions 

Made Conference (RECAP)

On January 13, 2018 at the DC Dream Center with the support of DSLBD think tank MadeInTheDMV hosted the 2nd Made Conference which included a  full day of panels, classes and breakout sessions on Music, Art, Tech and Humanities. A day service for the creatives, business, entrepreneurs and like minds in DC area. This year over 70 + notable panelist, teachers and speakers including &Pizza ,Under Armour,Broccoli City , Shoe City, were brought together to teach and share their stories to help aspire others to follow their dream.  Classes, sessions, and panels  including Monetization with Google,Nike: Securing The Job, Sponsors Me: with Under Armour, Secure The Bag with SoundExchange , Buy Back The Block with local business owners MLK DELI , Avery Hst , One Love Massive and more


The Made Conference is an opportunity to connect with industry experts in Entertainment, Technology, Arts, & Humanities. The conference was curated to not only educate, but provide the opportunity for emerging entrepreneurs, artists, & creatives of Washington, DC to advance in their industries. The Made Conference acts as a day of service for DMV creatives, business owners and more,

The Made Conference is a destination for global professionals, features sessions, workshops, showcases, screenings, exhibitions, and a variety of networking opportunities. The Made Conference will show the future of our community, art, music, and technology in the DMV.

The Made Conference is a conference geared towards the creative entrepreneur. There will be engaging and informative panel discussions, breakout sessions, and much more activities that will assist conference attendees with gaining valuable business development skills.

This years Made Conference will in partnership with DSLBD . The MADE Conference will be FREE to the Public.