Social Media Killed the DJ’s Club Residency: How Rising to Fame in Dance Music Has Changed

Can a “mainstream” DJ/producer still make a killer set that’s longer than an hour? Of course. While Pacha Ibiza’s been canceling contracts of DJs who expect high pay but want to play for just a couple of hours, you’ve got Paul Van Dyk doing a six-hour set at New York’s [...]

By |2014-02-17T00:00:00-05:00February 17, 2014|Categories: Opinions|Tags: , , , , , |

Does EDM Have The Solution for Combating Leaks?

For EDM, entering the “mainstream” music sphere officially over the last two years has come with a few exhilarating peaks, like earning a top Billboard 200 hit, and seemingly perilous lows, such as sales and accolades heaped on David Guetta, Calvin Harris, and other producers who put out half-assed pop [...]

By |2013-11-25T00:00:00-05:00November 25, 2013|Categories: Opinions|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Winter Music Conference Day 2: More Advice for Getting Your Music Out There

While yesterday’s focus at the Winter Music Conference was trends, today’s was managing your career. Considering a move toward remixing or getting your track added to film and television scores, or looking to have a better understanding of social media? The following points were brought up during the day: It’s [...]

DJ Judgment: Kaskade suffers bout of OIMUS

Being a DJ is more than just playing music, traveling the world and overall bridging the gap between cultures. You are essentially becoming a role model to many people when you begin to spin and produce music that speaks to them on different levels. Kids, Teens, and adults alike, start [...]

By |2011-07-29T00:00:00-04:00July 29, 2011|Categories: News|Tags: , |
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