And The World’s Highest Paid DJs Are…

Joey Santos | Read time: < 1 min
Friday roundup
Last updated 5 August, 2017


Friday Roundup
It’s that time of the year again – Forbes has released its list of high rollers. Who’s in this year’s top 10? Find out in this week’s Friday Roundup, along with other pieces we’ve curated for your weekend reading.

In this week’s Friday Roundup, we’ve got this year’s list of the highest paid DJs in the entire world, a survey of what it really means to be a “good” DJ these days, and an alleged script for a sequel to this Summer’s EDM movie “We Are Your Friends” set 35 years in the future. All that and more in our weekly muster of DJ news from around the web. Have a great weekend, everyone!

  1. Electronic Cash Kings 2015 – Forbes has come out with its list of the year’s top earners. You shouldn’t be surprised that they’re all EDM stars, but can you guess who’s at number 1? Read more
  2. What Makes A Great DJ – Check out this long read from Attack Magazine on what DJs think makes a great selector in this digital day and age Read more
  3. Reviewed: AIAIAI TMA-2 Headphones – DJ Mag takes a look at AIAIAI’s attempt at modular headphones Read more
  4. What “We Are Your Friends” Gets Right And Wrong About Dance Music – It’s no Human Traffic or Groove, but at least Hollywood star Zac Efron got a few things right in this “bro” flick for the EDM generation. inthemix has it Read more
  5. Is Tinder Killing Live Music? – Tinder’s the hottest hookup app right now, and sure it really is convenient, but are straight hookups ruining the “night out”? Music Business Worldwide explores Read more
  6. Grow Your Online Following – Serato has a new series to help DJs grow their online presence through social media and engaging with fans. Check it out at the Serato Blog Read more
  7. We Found Leaked Scripts For We Are Your Friends 2 – Apparently, Thump’s got their hands on the sequel! Read more

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