3 Ways To Breathe New Life Into Your DJing

If you've grown weary of playing the same gigs week in and week out, don't feel a strong enough connection any more with the sound that you've been pushing for the past few years, or feel you're coming irrelevant... maybe it's time to look to breath more life into what you do by making a radical change in your DJing.

Two Ways To Decide Whether To Quit The Day Job For DJing

If you live for weekends and dread waking up for another day at a job you hate, you've probably given a lot of thought to pursuing DJing full-time. So how do you know if you're ready to take the plunge? There are two questions that you should ask yourself: What are you afraid of, and what pain are you willing to endure?

4 Steps To Achieving Your DJing Dream

Everyone's got a dream, and just like any other career, in DJing you can make it happen faster if you know where you're headed and how you're going to get there. Yesterday, in 7 Things I Wish I'd Known About DJing At 18, Phil spoke of how successful DJs have a plan. In this article, we'll dive deeper, and help you come up with a plan.

7 Things I Wish I'd Known About DJing At 18

Unbelievably (to me, anyway), I've been DJing since 1986 - 31 years! I've promoted clubs, played Ibiza, spun on the radio, at festivals, met my heroes - lived the life I dreamed of. Of course, nowadays at Digital DJ Tips I also have the privilege of personally training hundreds of DJs each year. But looking back, there are things I really wish I'd known when I started out. Here they are...

Grab Your Free "50 Ways To Get Gigs" Guide

If you've been struggling to get bookings, we've got great news for you: We've just launched a brand-new free downloadable PDF guide, called "50 Ways To Get Gigs" - and it's yours for free. Building on the huge success of our "getting gigs" series, this huge, practical guide will help you fill up your DJ calendar super-fast.

5 Things To Do After You've Played Your DJ Set

It's finally over - you've just delivered a killer DJ set. The performance of a lifetime. Before exiting the DJ booth and making your way back to the hotel / motel / Airbnb / basement of your mum's house, go through this checklist of five things you should always do after a DJ set before calling it a night.

7 Ways Partnering With Others Can Get You Gigs

Lots of people start out on their quest to get DJ gigs alone. They might well be the only seriously musically oriented member of their respective friendship groups. Going it alone is fine and does work but it can make things more difficult, especially if your local DJ circuit is "closed" to outsiders.