Friday Roundup: Controllers Made From Paint, Your Free Scratch Course, & More…

Phil Morse | Read time: < 1 min
Last updated 8 November, 2017


Fancy painting instead of buying your next DJ controller? DJ TechTools has the story…

We’ve been working for weeks on it, but yesterday we finally unveiled the first part of our brand-new, free three-part scratch training course for digital DJs! You can go there now.

Meanwhile, from around the web we’ve got some great ways to deal with douchebags when DJing, an DJ controller made from paint, and an inspirational article looking to the heart of what DJing is about. Read on!

  1. “A DJ’s Purpose Is To Give Joy To Others And Improve Our World” – Here’s a wonderfully inspirational piece from our friends over at Traktor Tips, about the lasting legacy of being a DJ – well worth a read Read more
  2. 5 DJ Tactics For Dealing with Douchebags – How some of DJing’s big (and not so big) names deal with hecklers, hasslers and troublemakers at their gigs, brought to you by In The Mix Read more
  3. Touchboard:Draw Your Next DJ Controller With Paint – You can trust our friends over at DJ TechTools to sniff out the weirdest and most wacky controllers, and this one is right up there! Read more

That’s all for this week folks, do make sure you take the time to enjoy your free scratch training course, and have a great weekend, whether you’re DJing or not!

Let us know your thoughts on these stories or anything else that’s been happening in the world of DJing this week in the comments below.

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