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Getting up to speed on the Internet of Things – fast!

The Internet of Things (IoT) technology trend is moving faster forward than anyone anticipated. This was evident at the IoT World Forum held in Barcelona, October 29th through 31st. Thought leaders from around the globe converged to discuss wide ranging topics on the IoT, including: standards …

The 3 Biggest Mistakes I Made at The Start Of My DJ Career

• <i>Mike Monday is a veteran music producer and DJ, who now helps beginners to big names like Claude VonStroke to enjoy making more music in less time</i> …

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Why You Don't Have To Be A Musician To Be A Good DJ

A reader asked whether it’s possible to be a good DJ without also being a musician, or without being able to play a musical instrument, which I …

Avicii Says DJing Is ‘Not That Hard’ + More in GQ

Avicii gets paid $250,000 a night for his services, and the EDM superstar acknowledges that what he does isn't exactly splitting the atom.<p>In his GQ …

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Beats To Cue: Using Traktor's Countdown To Cue

Many DJs find themselves counting in their heads when mixing – but do you ever find yourself counting backwards? Today we’re featuring a guest video …

Music Production

Beyond Beatmatching: Take Your DJ Career to the Next Level (Free DJ Book)

Improve your DJ mixing by reading this free book from Mixed In Key. Learn pro DJ techniques used by the world's top DJs.

DJ Gear For Live DJ Remixes

Have you been looking for a way to make your DJ style stand out without adding totally avant garde underground tracks to your sets? If so you’ve …

Music Production

Giving Your DJ Career A Boost

When it comes to making your DJ career a success, no one can define what that means for you, but you. Of course it requires the mundane but necessary …

What Are DJ Samples & How To Use Them Correctly?

When it comes to sample overload, we’ve all been there. Either you are guilty of it or you’ve had the unfortunate opportunity to be present while …

Music Production

Live DJ Remixing #3: How To Get Ideas

The video that you can watch at the end of this piece is what led me to write this three-part series on live DJ remixing (missed the other parts? …

Music Production

Numark Mixtrack Pro 2 Review

In Use<p>It is always worth remembering that DJ controllers such as this, apart from offering two audio outputs so DJs can separate headphones and …

Traktor DJ for iPad Tutorial Pt 2 w/ Endo: EQ, Effects + Tools for Creating Live Remixes!

<i>In the second installment of this three-part video tutorial looking at Native Instruments Traktor DJ for iPad, Dubspot instructor Mike Henderson</i> …

Mixing In Key: When And How To Change Track Key In DJ Software

Mixing in key is one of the best ways to create a smooth mix that resonates from track to track, increasing or decreasing energy in a way that makes …

Music Production

7 Tips To Success For A Beginner DJ

So you’ve gotten a few DJ gigs under your belt but they’re few and far between and you’re looking to push yourself to the next level…but how? The …

Music Industry

iOS Edition!

So there’s been plenty of talk over the last year about the feasibility and legitimacy of those who DJ using iOS devices. Like most things in the DJ …

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DJing In The Digital Era – Staying Ahead of the Game

Back in the day most of the really cool and truly underground tracks that I fell in love with, I first heard under the talented hands of a DJ. In …

Music Industry

Traktor DJ For iPad Review

In Use<p>Getting started<p>When the app is started for the first time, the music library on the device is automatically analysed. Depending on how many …

How To Create A DJ Mix – Tips For Success!

Ask 10 DJs how they create a DJ mix and chances are good you’ll get 10 different answers, maybe 11 depending on the day of the week.<p>This should tell …

How To DJ A Party & Why You Should

Just because DJs tend to act all mysterious and aloof doesn’t mean they are shy wallflower types. Far from it in fact since DJs tend to <i>be</i> the party. …

Music Production

9 Tips For Success At Your First DJ Gig

Your palms are sweating and your heart is racing. You could cut the nervous tension with a knife. The club is full of expectant people who all want …

Why You Need To Improve Your Song Mixing Skills

Song mixing is a crucial skill for all DJs to have not just because it makes for a better performance, but because it will make you a better DJ. The …

Music Production

7 Rules For Great DJ Sound Quality

I think we can all agree that music is a powerful and wonderful thing, liberating both the mind and body. In my experience, the cleaner and purer the …

How To Get A Good DJ Review

Before you go see a movie you check the reviews to see what your favorite critic is saying and before you purchase a book you see what other readers …

Management

What Is The Best DJ Software For New DJs?

If being a DJ were only about the music there would probably be even more DJs than there …

Music Production

Learn How To DJ - Grab Free DJ Lessons at HowToDJFast.com

Over To You: How Can I Deal With Controller Hate?

Digital DJ Tips reader <b>Doug</b> writes: “I first started DJing eight months ago and I’m already one of the busiest DJs in my town. I did your DJ course …

Learn How To DJ - Grab Free DJ Lessons at HowToDJFast.com

Traktor News Show – Mavericks, VU Meters, Controller Hate & More

Welcome to the <b>3rd episode of the traktor news show</b>. You can get involved in the comments right on youtube or below on this page.<p>If you ant the links …

Music Production

Why DJs Shouldn't Play For Free (And What To Do Instead)

<i>• This is a guest article written by Matthew Owen Reininger, an educational technologist and DJ/turntablist.</i><p>It’s hard work becoming a professional …