DJ Tips & Tricks: Use Your Headphones As A Mic (Oldskool Hack!)

Joey Santos | Read time: < 1 min
Club/Festival DJing Pro
Last updated 9 November, 2018


Can’t find the mic in the DJ booth, or maybe you forgot to take one along? No problem! You can use your headphones as an emergency microphone. It’s a trick that DJs have been using for decades – check out this DJ tutorial and try it out at your next show.

Watch this on YouTube.

It won’t sound as good as a standard microphone, but it works in a pinch and it’s clear enough that your dancefloor can hear you when you speak into it.

Any other oldskool DJ hacks you’d want to share with us? Do so in the comments below.

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