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Rip up the sound system! If you're not careful, you'll end up literally ripping your speakers if you pick the wrong type to DJ with at a house party. Take our advice and do it right...

Your Questions: PA Or Studio Speakers For A House Party?

Digital DJ Tips forum reader Jamal writes: “I’m DJing at a medium sized house party say 30-40 people. I’ll be in an average sized room, but I have no idea what speakers to use. Would studio speakers do the job? Do I need a PA system?”

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UDG Urbanite

Review & Video: UDG Urbanite Midi Controller Sleeve

UDG makes bags, cases and trolleys for all types of music gear, and recently has introduced a “mid-range” set of models. Today we’re turning our attention to the Urbanite Midi Controller Sleeve, of which we have the large version for review here.

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The Warm Up DJ

5 Tips For Bagging A Touring Act’s DJ Support Slot

The writing on the wall is that if DJs and musicians want to make money, they have to perform live. Now, if they want to make more money, they’ll have to organise multiple shows in multiple clubs in multiple cities, all over a period of time. It’s called a tour, and that’s where you come in!

mac

How To Optimise Your Mac For DJing

In this article, I’m going to share with you some tips on getting your Mac running at its best while you DJ, as well as some small caveats for Mac users that you may not know about. Yes, Macs are known for their stability and reliability, but let’s be clear on a couple of things…

Acapellas

6 Best Places For DJs To Get Acapellas Online

You know how it is. You want to create your very own mashup of that great new track that just topped the charts a few days ago, just like all your DJ/producer heroes have already done in the past week. But where do you find the vocal acapella version? Today’s post will help you to do that.

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