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Basics of DJing

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 […]

Creating & Using Loops – A Comprehensive Guide for DJs

The loop function is one of the most used tools for DJs. If you’re a DJ just starting to learn how to DJ, learning how to loop can improve your DJing skills very quickly. It’s an incredibly useful tool for a lot of different reasons. If you want to learn more about loops and how […]

How Long Does it Take to Learn to DJ (+ Where to Start)

Before investing your time and money in learning how to DJ, you might be wondering if it’s not too hard to learn and if anyone can learn and be a DJ. Maybe you’ve already tried DJing and are frustrated with the lack of improvement. In this post I’m going to answer your questions on how […]

Why Do DJs Use Headphones (What is Their Purpose)

When performing, DJs use their headphones to prepare the next track that they want to play in their DJ set. DJs listen to the song that they’re planning to play next in their headphones and make sure that it lines up with the beat of the current song. This is the way that DJs make […]

At What Age Can You Start DJing?

You can start DJing at any age. Especially when you’re young you learn things much more quickly, so it would even be a good idea to start DJing as soon as possible. An added benefit when you start DJing at a young age is that you’ll have a lot of years ahead of you to […]

A Beginner DJs Guide to Hot Cues

A term that you won’t be able to ignore in our DJ world is a hot cue. Almost all DJs use hot cues when they’re mixing. It’s possible to DJ without them but they are so helpful to improve your DJ mix so why not use them? If you’re a beginner I can imagine if […]

Transition Between Songs – DJ Transition Tips for Beginners

This was probably the first question I ever asked myself when trying to learn how to be a DJ. How do DJs Transition between songs? I can imagine if you want to start to learn how to DJ yourself, you’re asking the same question right now. In this article, I’m going to try to explain […]

Top 3 DJ Courses for Beginners 2023

There are thousands of DJ courses out there. How do you choose the right one if you’re a beginner? I’ve taken a couple of beginner DJ courses for beginners, and I want to share my experiences with you. On this page I will share my current favourite beginner DJ courses. Hopefully, my experience will help […]

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