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Speaker Selection for the Mobile DJ

By Chase Jewell There are many choices out there for Mobile DJs when it comes to PA Speaker selection. These choices vary in terms of quality and price. I will go through some of the things to look for when…

When Your Mind Goes Blank

What happens when you step out from behind your console to make an announcement or do an interactive activity with the guests and your mind goes blank? As experienced Masters of Ceremony, we have all had that moment!  We are all…

THE CASE FOR MONO!

by Neil Smith – The Dandy DJ Can we all agree that a live event situation is not an ideal listening environment? There’s usually tons of ambient noise (conversation and other environmental factors), the lion’s share of our audience is…

Recommended Best Practices for DJ Cellphone Use at Events

By Gregg Hollman As working disc jockeys, we’ve all griped at some point about party guests who have their faces buried in their smartphone and are not truly present at the party.  It’s only fair to ask, are cellphones distracting…

ARMDJS, the Secret Sauce of DJ Conventions and Expositions

By Alan Dodson, Editor in Chief I recently had the pleasure of attending the 10th Annual Appalachian Regional Mobile Disc Jockey Symposium (ARMDJS)! A little over 10 years ago, Robbie Britton called me up and in typical Robbie fashion, said:…

Event Planning Software for DJs

By Chase Jewell For DJs, there are so many options for a planning system. A lot of DJs are still using paper documents for their planning. And while this is ok to do it is not efficient and behind the…