Friday Five: How To Pick Yourself Up After A Bad Gig

Joey Santos | Read time: < 1 min
Club/Festival DJing Friday Five Pro
Last updated 4 April, 2019


In this week’s Friday Five, we’re leading with a piece from Mixmag that explores how good preparation can be a tool for rebuilding confidence after a poor performance. We’ve also got pieces from Magnetic Magazine, The Guardian, DIY Musician and Business Insider. Have a good weekend ahead!

  1. How To Pick Yourself Up After A Bad Gig – Did your last gig suck? Felt embarrassed after a performance that didn’t quite go as you had expected? Here’s how to get back in the DJ box with renewed confidence. Mixmag has it Read more
  2. How To Get Your Music On Spotify Playlists – Spotify has just announced that you can now submit your tunes for official playlist consideration which can get you thousands of potential streams. Magnetic Magazine shows you how Read more
  3. AI Is Changing Music Forever – As software and neural networks grow exponentially powerful, will we one day see computers make music all on their own? The Guardian explores Read more
  4. 8 Music Myths To Bust – DIY Musician runs through a handful of myths and misconceptions about today’s music industry in this piece Read more
  5. “I Was Bedridden Due To Major Anxiety” – Laidback Luke opens up to Business Insider on the pressures and stress that comes with being a touring DJ/producer which have led him to burn out twice in his career Read more

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