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A-Trak Announces His Own DJ Competition

A-Trak has announced the Goldie Awards, a new DJ and beat maker competition that places a heavy emphasis on creativity and skill. The application process involves uploading a one-minute video showcasing your skills to Instagram or YouTube.

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Features & Opinion

4 Reasons Why You Should Share Track IDs

So, you spend a couple of hours a week digging for tracks and have found some gems that you will play out at your next gig. Fast forward to the club, you're behind the decks and one of those bangers is going off. Mid-way through the track, someone comes over and asks you for the track ID. What do you do?

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Your Questions Answered

Over To You: How Often Do You Clean Your DJ Gear?

This week, we want to know if you have a set routine for cleaning your prize equipment? What are the dos and don'ts? Do you wait until the faders are all jammed up with gunk before you get the cloth out or are you like the guys who wash their cars every Sunday morning, even if they haven't driven anywhere?

Your Questions: My Parents Don't Want Me To Be A DJ!

Digital DJ Tips reader Jeremy writes: "I love DJing, but my family is not very supportive. No matter how much I try to tell them that it is something I’ll put hard work and dedication into, they think I am not capable. I just don’t know what to do anymore. Do you have any advice for me?"

Over To You: Which Unusual Item Is Always In Your DJ Bag?

A few years ago, I was in a shop on my way to a gig and I found these awesome lollipops that I hadn't seen for donkey's years. I had to buy one but in the end, I never ate it and it remains in my DJ bag to this day. We want to know, which is the most unusual item you keep or have kept in your DJ bag?

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