8 06, 2019

House music continues to run like Clockwork in London and Ibiza this summer

By |2019-06-08T21:57:45+00:00June 8th, 2019|DJ, House Music, International, Interviews|0 Comments

Clockwork Orange... Andy Manston and Danny Gould Danny Gould on the history of Clockwork Orange and why the parties he runs with Andy Manston are better than they have ever been ahead of Clockstock in Chelmsford and another massive summer in Ibiza BY Mark Gwinnett 6 Jun 2019, 18:20 Updated: 6 Jun 2019, 18:40 [...]

22 05, 2019

Plugging Into Chicago’s Forgotten House Venues

By |2019-05-24T00:54:27+00:00May 22nd, 2019|Announcements, Chicago, Classics, Clubs - Nightlife, DJ, Entertaiment, House, House Music, International, Internet, Interviews, Music News, producer|0 Comments

For decades, house music has shaped pop worldwide—but many of the spaces that birthed it here disappeared so quickly they barely left a trace. By Leor Galil @imLeor “It was a time when people didn’t put as much emphasis on the DJs or the performer per se, and really danced and enjoyed themselves.” —DJ and producer [...]

22 05, 2019

How to Prevent Music Licensing from Crushing Owners & Operators

By |2019-05-24T00:49:29+00:00May 22nd, 2019|advice, DJ, Entertaiment, Internet, Music, news|0 Comments

    David Klemt | May 8, 2019 5:00am Do you play live music at your bar, nightclub or restaurant? Do the hospitality venues of owners and operators you frequent, partner with or otherwise respect and support offer live music? If so, John Bodnovich wants you to get active, step up, and tell Congress to #KeepTheDecrees. Bodnovich, [...]

22 05, 2019

Pioneer DJ’s New Beginner Controller Is Built For Streaming Music

By |2019-05-24T00:42:44+00:00May 22nd, 2019|DJ, DJ Equipment Tools Software, Entertaiment, New DJ Gear, Pioneer|0 Comments

By Dani Deahl@danideahl  May 14, 2019, 2:32pm EDT Pioneer DJ has announced its newest controller, the DDJ-200. It’s built for beginners that are curious about DJing and puts ease of use at the forefront with an ultra-competitive price of $149. Not only does it come with built-in tutorials, but it’s also compatible with several music streaming services, and [...]

11 05, 2019

“These monitors and I will be together for life!”

By |2019-05-17T03:14:47+00:00May 11th, 2019|advice, DJ, DJ Equipment Tools Software, Interviews, New DJ Gear|0 Comments

                      “My Amphion Two18’s and BaseOne25’s are hands down the best investment I’ve made in my studio to date. I can hear every nuance of compression, eq and dimension in them like I’ve never experienced before. Despite being very critical and unforgiving in the best [...]

25 03, 2019

Friday Five: Why Do Turntables Never Work Right In Clubs?

By |2019-03-25T04:35:32+00:00March 25th, 2019|Digital Dj Tips, DJ, DJ Equipment Tools Software, Music News, My House Radio|0 Comments

  Lots of things can go wrong when you spin with turntables, but what are clubs and DJs doing about them? We've got that and other articles for your weekend reading. Why are problems with turntables in clubs so common? Gabriel Szatan goes deep on the issue and asks what can be done [...]

12 03, 2019

NEVER TOO MUCH?: THE SECRET DJ ON HOW TO AVOID BURNOUT

By |2019-03-12T06:13:13+00:00March 12th, 2019|advice, DJ, MixMAg, My House Radio, Tips|0 Comments

Value your health, says The Secret DJ WORDS: THE SECRET DJ | ILLUSTRATION: CALUM HEATH |  11 MARCH 2019 Dear Secret DJ. I’m aware of the risks of burning out but I’m having some success in getting bookings right now and I just can’t bring myself to say no to gigs. It’s not that I’m [...]

6 03, 2019

Mixed Messages: An Ode to Burning CDs

By |2019-03-06T16:21:49+00:00March 6th, 2019|DJ, Entertaiment, My House Radio, Tips|0 Comments

Mixed Messages: An Ode to Burning CDs Burning CD's BY TARA AQUINO tara aquino (@t_akino) is an independent writer and producer. The first time I made a mixtape, it was for a girl in middle school who I couldn’t be friends with. We weren’t enemies, we weren’t star-crossed lovers in a family feud—we [...]

8 02, 2019

Ableton announces Live 10.1

By |2019-02-08T09:06:27+00:00February 8th, 2019|DJ, DJ Equipment Tools Software, Music News, My House Radio, New Release|0 Comments

New devices and workflow improvements feature in the update, which is currently being beta tested. An update to Ableton Live is on the way. The new version is currently in beta ahead of a general release and features a host of workflow improvements and new devices. The Wavetable instrument added in Live 10 now accepts user-generated [...]

5 02, 2019

THIS IS HOW THE BEST DJS COPE WITH PRE-SET JITTERS

By |2019-02-05T02:28:48+00:00February 5th, 2019|advice, DJ, MixMAg, My House Radio, Tips|0 Comments

    Peggy Gou, Lee Burridge, tINI and Josh Wink reveal how they deal with pre-set jitters SCOTT ENMAN | 31 JANUARY 2019 DJs ooze confidence behind the decks, effortlessly mixing tracks for hours on end, the masses pulsing below. Calm, cool and collected, they display seemingly flawless performances night in, night out. [...]