Friday Roundup: Revealed: How Much DJs Really Make

Joey Santos
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Last updated 4 August, 2017

Friday Roundup
Are you maximising your earning potential as a DJ? Check out what other mix masters are making in this week’s Friday Roundup, among other pieces.

In this week’s Friday Roundup, we’ve got a piece showing how much DJs can expect to earn at different steps along the career ladder. We’ve also got articles on how electronic music could change the way music is taught in schools, and why it’s always a good idea to step out of your DJing comfort zone. These and so much more in our weekly roundup of DJ news from around the web…

  1. How Much Do DJs Really Make? – This piece by Mixmag explores four different career levels and the pay scales associated with them Read more
  2. Why You Need To Step Out Of Your Comfort Zone – Here’s why you need to challenge yourself creatively on a regular basis. DJ Worx has it Read more
  3. Should Techno Be Taught In Schools? – Will teaching modern music making in schools keep music class relevant to today’s students? This piece by The Conversation thinks so Read more
  4. Streaming Is Saving The Music Industry – We’ve said it many times before: streaming sites like Spotify and Apple Music aren’t the future, they’re the present. It’s over at The Guardian Read more
  5. Is This The Next Big Physical Format? – If you’re not fond of listening to vinyl, this could prove to be a tastier alternative… check it out at Mixmag Read more
  6. Snapchat Takes On EDM With New Filter – Though a bit late into the game, the quirky social messaging platform turns you into a sun-kissed festival goer. Check out what your instant tan looks like over at Thump Read more
  7. Dance Music Is A Universal Language – Check out this video by BBC Midlands where folk who have learning disabilities get their first chance to visit a nightclub Watch it

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