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How to DJ Without Speakers Using Just Your Headphones

There can be a couple of reasons why you want to learn how to DJ without speakers, using just your headphones. One of them might be that your hobby is too loud. Your parents or neighbours might not be too happy with you. Another reason might be simply because you don’t own any speakers. Whatever […]

Are DJ Courses Worth It? (Do They Make You a Better DJ)

As a beginner DJ you lack the knowledge to really know if you should buy a course or not. You want to progress but you also don’t want to waste your money on unnecessary things. I’ve been there. When I first started learning how to DJ beginner, I tried DJing without a course, later on […]

The 13 Most Popular DJ Genres (+ Examples)

If you’re looking for music genres to DJ with you’ve come to the right place. I’ve compiled a list of DJ genres including examples of the specific genres. Overall you can DJ with any genre, but not all genres are very common within the DJ industry. For example, gospel music, jazz or classical music. In […]

All Go-To Places for DJs to Get Their Music

Have you ever wondered how DJs are able to play so much music? Where do they get all this music from? Do they have to pay for every song that they play? When I just started my DJing journey, I was wondering the exact same thing. Since then I’ve collected thousands of songs that I […]

How to Create a Mashup – Step by Step Guide

The cool thing about being a DJ is creating your own versions of songs by using all the tools that are available to DJs. Mixing two songs together, or as we call it creating a mashup of two songs, is one of those cool things we can do as a DJ. So how do you […]

Full List of DJ Controllers Compatible with Serato

Serato is one of the most popular DJ software on the market today. There are a lot of DJs that choose their DJ controller based on the fact if it’s compatible with Serato. Thankfully there are a lot of DJ controllers that work with Serato DJ Pro or Lite. In this article you’ll find all […]

How to Use Tidal with Serato – Full Tutorial

Tidal is a music streaming service that can be linked to Serato DJ Pro and Serato DJ Lite. If you know how to use Tidal with Serato, you will have a great source of good quality music to DJ with. I have been using Tidal with Serato for a couple of years now, so I […]

Can You Use a MacBook Air for DJing? (+ My Experiences)

A lot of DJs like to DJ with a MacBook, but can you use a MacBook Air for DJing as well? Considering it’s a lighter version of the original MacBook, it’s a fair question to ask. If you want to know if you can use a MacBook Air for DJing, you need to know if […]

DJ Software for Pioneer (DJ Controller List with Software Info)

Before buying a DJ controller, you need to know if it’s compatible with your favourite DJ software. However not all Pioneer DJ controllers are compatible with the same DJ software. Being comfortable with your DJ software is important. In this article, you’ll find compatible DJ software for Pioneer DJ controllers. All Pioneer DJ controllers are […]

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