Friday Roundup: 10 Rules Every Working DJ Should Follow

Phil Morse | Read time: < 1 min
Friday roundup
Last updated 27 January, 2017

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Want to know what is needed to not only get ahead but to stay ahead in DJing? Our friends over at Complex compiled a list that’s got lots of sound advice.

I have to say the level of excitement here at Digital DJ Tips is reaching fever pitch as we prepare for our Digital DJ Lab launch on Monday… but we’ve still had enough downtime this last week to scout around for interesting stories to share with you from elsewhere…

  1. 10 Rules Every Working DJ Should Follow – Complex has an absorbing post that’s bound to get you thinking Read more
  2. Algorave: The Live Coding Movement that Makes Next-Level Music – Let it never be said that London can’t breed subcultures as good as anywhere. From Mixmag Read more
  3. Laidback Luke Compared EDM To McDonalds, Techno To Steak – The always-quotable veteran has lots to say in this interview, quoted in DJ Mag Read more
  4. Can Playing Trance Music Actually Help Grow Embryos? – Choose Life, to quote Trainspotting (check out the sequel, by the way…). By playing trance, you may be able to help a lucky embryo do just that… Read more
  5. Check Out This Bizarre Smartphone-Controlled Turntable – Who said vinyl was dead? (Sorry, tired cliche.) This is kinda cool though. From VF Read more
  6. How To Throw A DIY Rave – Well, it’s how I started out all those years ago – and it’s still a great way to get booked (book yourself!). Thump has it Read more

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