Friday Roundup: Revealed: How Much DJs Really Make

In this week's Friday Roundup, we've got a piece showing how much DJs can expect to earn at different steps along the career ladder. We've also got articles on how electronic music could change the way music is taught in schools. These and so much more in our weekly roundup of DJ news from around the web...

Get 35% Off All DJ Courses In Our Big Spring Sale

Save up to $100 on each and every course you buy from Digital DJ Tips throughout this long May holiday weekend, in our Big Spring Sale. With all of our currently available courses included, now is a great time to stock up on training to help you push your DJing and music-making to the next level over the coming weeks and months...

Push Turn Move: A Book On Music Production Controllers

We just spotted this ongoing Kickstarter campaign: Push Turn Move is a book about the history and design of electronic music controllers and interfaces, diving into the aesthetic and functional design aspects of DJ/producer gear. It features exclusive interviews with makers and companies in the music production space.

Serato Launches Sample Plugin For Producers

Serato just launched the public beta for Serato Sample, a digital audio workstation plugin that lets you trigger, chop up, and manipulate audio using cue points. It works by letting you place up to 16 cue points in a track that you've loaded, whether it's a song, a loop, or a sample. You can then trigger those cues in your DAW.

Aumeo Lets You Hear What You've Been Missing

Want to get the most out of your headphones? Aumeo aims to optimise your cans by modifying how they sound according to how good (or bad, as is the case with most of us DJs) your hearing is. It's like the EQ on a mixer, except that Aumeo is calibrating the sound of your headphones specifically for your ears.

Do You Wanna Join The Digital DJ Tips A Team?

"In 2010, a crack DJ crew was sent to prison by the Anti-Sync Police for a crime they didn't commit. These men and women promptly escaped from a maximum security stockade to the digital DJ underground. For the past six years, still wanted by the vinyl purists, they survive running a website teaching the world all about the new ways of DJing..."

Friday Roundup: Was That The Best 10 Years Ever In Dance Music?

Maybe it's too early to be nostalgic about it, but that hasn't stopped Mixmag getting all teary-eyed over the last 10 years in dance music. This and more in our Friday Roundup of the best of the DJing web. We've trawled for great stories so you don't have to...