Just reading that headline is enough to give any DJ anxiety, especially those of use that have experienced it before. There’s nothing worse than being at the peak of a party / club night and having your software or laptop crash, leaving the party with no music. Hopefully you won’t ever need this info, but […]
What Are Your DJ Resolutions For 2014?
Goodbye 2013, Hello 2014 New Year’s Eve is right around the corner and for DJs that typically means one of the best parties of the year, complimented by one of the best payouts of the year. After the big party is over, what’s next? It’s time for us to start thinking about what we can […]
DJs Getting Paid More When Daylight Savings Time Ends
DJs getting paid more when daylight savings time ends: Will you be getting extra money? If not, a tip on how to ask, plus what to do when you’re turned down
Do you charge less to play what you want?
This is something I’ve been curious about lately in regard to playing night club venues. Â I’m sure those of us who play the clubs regularly have nights where we cater to the crowd more than usual [mostly on the weekend] and hopefully charging more for those kinds of gigs. Â My question for everyone is this […]
Is Progress is a better motivator than money?
After reading this article over at 99% and watching the video below I started thinking about motivating factors to be a better DJ. Â As you build skill, reputation, and experience there’s no doubt that you will be able to demand a higher payrate as you go along. Â But what does that mean? Will you perform […]