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How To Keep Growing As A DJ

Are you the same DJ you were last year?

Practice DJ skills How To Keep Growing As A DJ

DJs are artists and artists, by our very nature, are always growing and changing and evolving. We have to develop our technical skills and those skills that are harder to define. That “it” that separates good artists from great artists from phenomenal artists. And like any type of art, getting to where you want in your career is a slow walk through heavy mud. We want to learn everything there is to know like yesterday and we want to be the best in the field the day after.

But if you’ve been in the DJ game for any length of time you already know that chances of that happening are slim to none. So you have to make it from one day to the next, focusing on ways to grow as a professional DJ so you can get to that pinnacle of success you want so bad you can taste it.

The question is how.

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 How To Keep Growing As A DJ

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DJ Hacks To Make You A Better Mixer

Are you the best DJ mixer you can be?

How to DJ mix DJ Hacks To Make You A Better Mixer

When we talk about being a professional DJ we mean so much more than booking DJ gigs, networking and all that ‘fun’ stuff. We’re also talking about the skills (and work ethic) that will make you a bangin’ DJ. So you’ve signed up for a few online DJ courses or you found a few DJ classes at the local community center…are you don’t with your DJ education?

Not by a long shot.

Your music and DJ education will never be totally complete. It is an ongoing process that will make you a better DJ with crazy skills, which will make you marketable and book-worthy for years to come. Today you’re a newbie but by this time next year you might be an experienced working DJ. In the future, who knows? Maybe headlining a big ass festival, a residency at some exclusive night club and collaborations with your musical idols are in your future.

Before you get there…improve your skills. Continue reading “DJ Hacks To Make You A Better Mixer” »

 DJ Hacks To Make You A Better Mixer

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How To Help Your DJ Career

Rethink, regroup and rework the path to DJ stardom!

Help your DJ career How To Help Your DJ Career

So I dispense a lot of advice here about how to DJ, how to become a DJ and what you need to do in order to maximize opportunities in your career, right. Well, I try. But many of you have wondered—sometimes aloud—what your options are when you feel as if your DJ career is going nowhere fast.

DJ gigs may not be rolling in as fast as you’d hoped they would and you’re spending more money working than you are making it. It can be a problem and at some point pretty much every DJ has been there. When you reach this point you probably think about giving up. Don’t. You need to make adjustments…if being a professional DJ is something you really want to do.

Keep reading to learn how to help your DJ career without giving it up. Continue reading “How To Help Your DJ Career” »

 How To Help Your DJ Career

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6 DJ Skills All DJs Need

Are You Prepared For Your DJ Career?

Pro DJ skills 6 DJ Skills All DJs Need

Being a professional DJ is about more than getting gigs and living the DJ lifestyle. Of course DJ gigs are crucial to the professional part of your career, but successful DJs excel at much more than the nuts and bolts of DJing.

As a business person, which you are, you need more than one skillset to manage your career, your DJ skills and your finances. You will have to learn how to be a multi-tasker and a quick thinker because when you work festivals and clubs…pretty much anything that can go wrong will at some point. Continue reading “6 DJ Skills All DJs Need” »

 6 DJ Skills All DJs Need

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How To DJ In A Small Town

Use your small town roots to kickstart your DJ career!

How to DJ small towns How To DJ In A Small Town

We all have our own ideas about what it means to be a DJ and most of those ideas are about the music. But we also tend to think of professional DJs as something unique to big metropolitan areas. Our goals as DJs generally start and end with places like New York, Tokyo, Berlin and Amsterdam and that’s great because, well why the hell not?

But let’s be honest; there are more smaller cities in the world than there are large ones…so you do the math. If you haven’t saved up enough money yet for overpriced big city rent, don’t put your DJ career on hold. Keep practicing and follow these rules to start your pro DJ career today! Continue reading “How To DJ In A Small Town” »

 How To DJ In A Small Town

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6 Tips To Make You A More Bookable DJ

Why are you a one DJ gig wonder?

Get more DJ gigs 6 Tips To Make You A More Bookable DJ

I don’t want to offend any wannabe DJs out there in the world but plenty of people think just because they have a keen ear for music they could “totally be a DJ”. You and I have both encountered these guys at parties and clubs, pretty much telling you they could do your job. And the kicker is that they really believe it!

Astonishing I know, but hey we’re all entitled to our own delusions, right?

Your job is more than simply pressing play and engaging the crowd on a microphone. You know it and I know it, but what will separate you from those guys is that you have the stuff that helps you book DJ gigs over and over again.

Make sure you’re following these tips and you’ll never have to worry about competing with them for gigs. Continue reading “6 Tips To Make You A More Bookable DJ” »

 6 Tips To Make You A More Bookable DJ

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7 Reasons It’s Great To Be A Digital DJ

Need more reasons to become a pro DJ?

How to digital DJ 7 Reasons It’s Great To Be A Digital DJ

You’ve been thinking about getting into the DJ game for awhile now. You’ve researched all the DJ equipment on the market, looked into online DJ classes and even chatted up a few pros at local clubs. You know what you need to do and you’re pretty sure you have what it takes to make a go of it.

So what are you waiting for?

If you have a passion for music—creating it and playing it—for others to enjoy then you might have a long career as a professional digital DJ. You may think the market is saturated (it is) and that you don’t have a shot at making it big (you do!) but I want to tell you why it’s so great being a digital DJ today. Continue reading “7 Reasons It’s Great To Be A Digital DJ” »

 7 Reasons It’s Great To Be A Digital DJ

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DJ Equipment Review: Gemini Slate 2 DJ Controller

Is the Gemini Slate 2 worth your gig cash?

DJ equipment review Gemini Slate 2 DJ Equipment Review: Gemini Slate 2 DJ Controller

Let’s face it, not all of us can afford pricey upgrades every time we need new DJ equipment. If you don’t have a ton of DJ gigs lined up yet then the last thing you want to do is spend all of your money on equipment you don’t know how to use and can’t afford. The good news is that the Gemini Slate 2 is ultra affordable and looks to be a decent machine.

The bad news is that Gemini hasn’t had the greatest track record with digital DJ equipment. But things are looking up and if you find your need a DJ controller your bank account can’t afford, the Gemini Slate 2 might just be the machine for you. Continue reading “DJ Equipment Review: Gemini Slate 2 DJ Controller” »

 DJ Equipment Review: Gemini Slate 2 DJ Controller

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6 Qualities That Will Make You A Better Pro DJ

Hidden qualities to make you a better pro DJ!

Unique DJ qualities 6 Qualities That Will Make You A Better Pro DJ

When you think of the DJs you idolize, what qualities most stand out to you? Is it their uncanny ability to mix the most unusual tracks to produce greatness? Is it the fact that no one mixes better than they do? Or is it something a bit more indefinable? There are plenty of DJs around the world who are technically solid with enviable DJ music collections yet they aren’t well-known and they aren’t booked solid. By that same token there are some very popular (read: famous) DJs who aren’t technically the best but there is something about them that pulls people in…what is it?

There are qualities that successful DJs possess that have nothing to do with DJing, per se. I’ve met DJs, producers, musicians and entrepreneurs who all possess these qualities for success. As you read, be honest with yourself about which of these qualities you have in spades and which ones you need to work on. Continue reading “6 Qualities That Will Make You A Better Pro DJ” »

 6 Qualities That Will Make You A Better Pro DJ

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How To DJ Fast – DJ Equipment Basics

Get your DJ equipment in order first, then get gigs!

DJ equipment basics How To DJ Fast – DJ Equipment Basics

Being a DJ these days is technically easier than ever. You no longer need to pay for studio time or expensive production equipment just to mix and basic DJ equipment is more reasonably priced than ever. In fact many new DJs will tell you that the most difficult aspect of learning how to DJ is learning how to DJ. Mastering equipment is no longer the big uphill battle it used to be, learning the skills and techniques will take up most of your time.

But before you sign up for online DJ courses, start hittin’ the clubs and hustling for DJ gigs…you need to make sure you understand how your equipment works as well as how to work it. Continue reading “How To DJ Fast – DJ Equipment Basics” »

 How To DJ Fast – DJ Equipment Basics

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