A huge amount of attention has recently been given to the topic of which equipment people ‘should‘ be using to DJ with. As this subject is becoming a little tiresome and quite frankly ‘pointless‘, I want to make this my … Continue reading DJ from Your Heart and Stop Your Ego from Holding You Back
I started DJ’ing because I love music, I recorded the BBC essential selection onto tape every week, I listened constantly to music, taking my radio/tape player everywhere with me. Music followed me around from the bedroom to the kitchen and … Continue reading DJ’s want to DJ, not Troubleshoot?
I stumbled across an awesome set of videos that thought would be great to share with Traktor Tips readers. Even if you are not a scratch DJ, you will be able to appreciate the quality of this particular scratch routine … Continue reading Awesome Scratch Tutorial and Music
There are no short cuts when it comes to DJ’ing well. Infact there’s no short cuts to become great at anything! The only way to become a great DJ, is to spend the time and practice. Tracklists So many people … Continue reading DJ Short Cuts, don’t Cut it
It’s an ongoing debate and one that’s firmly routed in ego; “Which form of DJ’ing is the best!?” Well, in an attempt to bring both types of practice closer together and to create less separation between the two schools, it’s … Continue reading Bridging the Gap between New and Old School DJ’s
When starting out to DJ, the choices you have for gear to use are extremely vast. Not only do you have to choose the format; CD, Vinyl, Digital (or a mixture of the three), but then have to choose which … Continue reading How the Gear Slut Kills your Talent
Personally, I have a huge amount of respect for our environment. I love nature, I actively support green initiatives, follow eco news and do what I can to minimise my impact on our interconnected and delicate eco system. I compost, … Continue reading A DJ’s purpose is to give Joy to others and Improve our World