5 Ways DJing Can Help You With Your Day Job

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It’s amazing how much the lessons I learned in a club as a DJing helped when I got my “real” career outside DJing. In fact, I highly recommend DJing as a great training program for any type of creative career… and it’s a hell of a lot more fun than most internships.

Review & Video: Wicked Audio Solus Headphones

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In the same ballpark as the hideously expensive but high quality Dr Dre models, the fashion-led Skullcandy brand, and the previously-reviewed sharply styled Aerial7 offerings, the Wicked Audio Solus Headphones are designed for street and for DJing, and specially for folk who don’t mind making a point of wearing them.

Your Questions: Why Does Everyone Use Macs For DJing?

The ubiquitous backlit Apple... but is it necessary to use a Mac for DJing? Pic: Decal Bandit

Digital DJ Tips reader Felipe writes: “I’m a Colombian follower and a few days ago I started looking for a post to help me buy a new laptop. I can’t understand why everybody uses a Mac for DJing.”

5 Easy Steps To DJing With Live Musicians

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Do you ever wish you had the opportunity to DJ with live musicians? To get your crowd just as excited as when attending a live concert? Here’s exactly how to go about DJing with musicians.

Over To You: Which Windows Laptop Is Best For DJing?

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OK, here’s the deal. We’ve got some exciting new DJ courses coming up soon to add to How To Digital DJ Fast, and we’re going to start filming shortly. As well as new video lights and mics, we’ve also decided we need a Windows laptop. But which Windows laptop for DJing should we choose?

How To DJ Warm Up Sets (And When To Break The Rules)

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To DJ warm-up sets, you need to know the rules. Find out how to DJ warm-up sets, what warm-up DJs are expected to do, and when you can ignore the rule book…

Over To You: Can I Add A Controller To Traktor Just For Effects?

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Digital DJ Tips reader Perry writes: “I use Traktor Pro to DJ with, alongside my Kontrol S2 controller and laptop, and while DJing I find it hard to easily vary the effects I can use. If I’m honest, the S2 just doesn’t give me enough options for controlling effects within Traktor. So I am writing to you today to asking if there are any external controller units that integrate with Traktor “