Best Practices

Free At Last: The Birth of the Stand-Alone DJ System

From the very first time I dragged my old turntables, mixer and record crates out to a gig back in the ‘70s, it has long been my dream, and the dream of many working DJs, to have a rig that…

DIG IT! Time To Break Out The Shovel.

People who have known me a long time may find this month’s topic ironic, as I am still quite well known for the audacious, gigantic DJ system I used to tour around with during the ‘80s and ‘90s, yet what’s…

Sell It Before You Buy It

A true entrepreneur and business owner are always seeking new opportunities to increase revenues and improve the cash flow of the business.  The primary objective is to organically grow your customer base by doing more events and increase the cost…

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…

600 Mhz Spectrum Sold – Problems for Wireless Microphones Coming

Early Ignition: New Spectrum Users Light Up 600-MHz, Take Wireless Mic Users by Surprise Broadcasters must face reality sooner than many expected, as the spectrum repack ramps up quickly By Dan Daley, Audio Editor Tuesday, June 27, 2017 – 8:00 am…

Truss and How to Use It

By Chase Jewell One of the major things in the mobile DJ community is how to use truss in my mobile gigs?  There are many different options and it is almost as infinite as the imagination how you can use…