DJ Skills

MWM launches Phase: the new milestone in the DJ industry

Tuesday, April 9, 2019 — One year after having presented its very first prototype at the NAMM Show, MWM officially releases Phase, the first wireless controller for DVS. The company has developed a unique technical solution for turntablists that provides…

Be Unique, Like Everybody Else!

Back in the ‘70s, I had a button that read, “Lead, follow, or get out of the way.”  That sprang to mind recently when I was viewing some online discussion boards.  As much as I write in this newsletter, in…

Beginner Beat Matching Lesson

ellaskins (The DJ Tutor) shows you how it’s done!

Featured DJ: Jack Bermeo

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” For this article, I caught up with Jack Bermeo, the recently crowned 2016 “DJ of the Year” at the DJ Times International DJ Expo held this past August in Atlantic City, New Jersey. For Jack,…

Find the Fire in Your Belly!

By Stu Chisholm, “The Complete Disc Jockey” In my last installment, I spoke about a great performance winning out over even severe technical difficulties and other shortcomings. But what about that great performance? Where might that come from? By The…

An Open Letter to Aspiring Female DJs

By Gregg Hollmann, “Party Professional” Dear Aspiring Female DJs, You may have heard that the DJ industry is a male-dominated field and that your chances of success are slim to none.  Well, I’m here to advise you otherwise. Who am…