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DJ Tom has over 20 years of experience in the Disc Jockey profession. Living and breathing mixing culture, Tom is an expert in everything DJ. Music is the heart and soul of any good party and when DJ's do their job properly, they can make any night feel magical. When it comes to DJ equipment, Tom has tried almost all of it and has an in-depth music and staging knowledge.

Best DJ Turntables to Buy in 2020

Although digital media has completely taken over the music industry in the last couple of decades, analog alternatives like vinyl are still extremely prized, especially among artists and audiophiles. As far as modern DJ-ing goes, most people, and especially beginners, prefer to stick to digital. There are plenty of reasons as to why: it’s cheaper, […]

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Building Your Go-To DJ Kit: 3 Essential Pieces

So, you’ve finally decided to pursue your dream of becoming a professional DJ. However, before you start moving dancefloors, you will need to invest in some proper equipment of your own. Sure, you can show up to the club with just a laptop with a pre-made mix on it and let that play the whole […]

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Best DJ Earplugs to Buy in 2020

Constant exposure to loud music is one of the most dangerous aspects of being a DJ. Being in a loud environment (80dB+) for hours on end can cause serious problems: from temporary discomfort to tinnitus and even permanent hearing loss. That’s why every DJ needs to have a pair of good quality earplugs in their […]

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Best Earplugs for Concerts to Buy in 2020

Constant exposure to loud music is one of the most dangerous aspects of being a concert-goer. Being in a loud environment (80dB+) for hours on end can cause serious problems: from temporary discomfort to tinnitus and even permanent hearing loss. That’s why every concert-goer needs to have a pair of good quality earplugs in their […]

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Best Earplugs for Musicians to Buy in 2020

Constant exposure to loud music is one of the most dangerous aspects of being a musician. Being in a loud environment (80dB+) for hours on end can cause serious problems: from temporary discomfort to tinnitus and even permanent hearing loss. That’s why every musician needs to have a pair of good quality earplugs in their […]

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Why Do DJs use Headphones and what are their uses?

Everyone is probably used to the image of DJs wearing headphone when they mix music at different venues. However, not many of us know why exactly DJs use their headphones. Some might think that they are used for blocking the noise of the crowd and protecting one’s ears from the loudspeakers, but it’s way more […]

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Becoming a DJ, How To Start

There’s no easy and exact way to becoming a DJ. Just like any other professions, DJ-ing is a long path of successes and failures, which has to be taken step by step if one wishes to become a great professional like any other career, DJ-ing should start with a great passion for music and the […]

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DJ Mixers and How They Work

Being a DJ is not always fun, as it often requires an acute understanding of the devices you are controlling and their functionality. To produce impressive mixes and make smooth transitions between tracks, you have to be familiar with the entire set-up you are using. The DJ mixer is the device which helps mostly in […]

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DJ Controllers, A Beginners Choice?

Today’s technology has totally changed the traditional DJ setup. The modern software and controllers have evolved enough to become basic tools for DJs. Most of them are designed to be easily learned and used by the user. In this article, we will present you some of the best DJ controllers which are user-friendly, being perfect […]

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DJ Controllers and How They Work

In today’s world, everything keeps evolving at a mind-breaking speed. The entertainment industry is no exception. It has experienced one of the biggest developments in the modern history. The music industry is surprising every day the starters and the pro’s, offering new possibilities to mix and make music. The DJ world experienced a drastic change […]

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