11th Annual Field of Screams Rap Battle Competition

Saturday, September 28, 2013

Hosted by KISS FM. Winner receives a 1 full day recording session at WATERCOURSE SOUND STUDIOS. Additional prizes awarded.
Send us a link so we can hear your demo OR Send Demo to: 3493 Marietta Ave. Lancaster, PA 17601 ATTN: Rap Battle
Walk-ons are welcome on a first come first served basis. Come to the Field of Screams Bandstand between 5:00 pm and 6:00 pm
Contestants will participate in a Rap Battle (8 mile style). Absolutely NO vulgarity or profanity will be tolerated. This will result in immediate disqualification. 16 total competitors/finalists will be in the competition 15 of the 16 competitors will be selected from pre-registration. Pre-registered entrants will be selected from entries now through September 22, 2013. Field of Screams will notify competitors on September 23rd if they are in the finals. Walk-ons will Battle for the remaining 1 spot.


  • 6:00 pm: KISS FM meets all entrants at the stage area (all competitors must meet at this time).
  • 6:30 pm: Big Mike takes the stage to begin the show.
  • All walk-ons will battle for the remaining spot in the finals
  • 2 at a time for 1 minute each
  • 16 entrants will start
  • 2 entrants battle at a time
  • A coin toss decides who goes first
  • Any foul language or vulgarity = immediate disqualification
  • JUDGES and CROWD determine the WINNER
  • 8 winners advance to the next round
  • 4 winners advance to the next round
  • 2 Battle for the Grand Prize
  • Last 2 contestants will have 1 minute, 30 seconds each

Previous Winners: Jay Jurkin ('03), Paul "Barz" Bowman ('05), Mike Carter ('06), Rob Manfredo ('07), Marc Jenkins (’08), Brandon Manuel a.k.a. Peanut (’09), Jay Devlin (’10), and Brumak (’11), Jay Devlin (’12)

Competition Waiver

You must fill out and bring the following authorization form. It will need to be on file before you may participate.
Field of Screams Event Waiver

Registration Form

Please fill out the form below to be submitted for consideration.

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** Competitions, Prizes, and Personalities are subject to change without notice **