DJ TIPS BY DJ JAESON

Are you a prepared Dj? What do you carry in your DJ bag in case of an emergency! These are a few things I carry in my bag every time I leave the house to DJ: 1. An emergency USB drive -This consists of a few key files. I always have a copy of my…

DJ PROFILE “DJ STARIO” (SALT LAKE CITY, UT)

      HOW LONG HAVE YOU BEEN DJING? I have been DJ’ing for 15 years plus. WHERE ARE YOU FROM? I am originally from Cleveland,Ohio, but reside in Salt Lake City, Utah. WHERE TO YOU PLAY? I have 2 residencies. One on Friday night at the Summit Lounge in Layton, UT. The other is…

DJ PROFILE “DJ JOHNNY STYLES” ATL

How long have u been spinning? 21 years been deejaying nightclubs, overall DJing since 16 yrs old What inspired u to dj ? My father used to work with Madonna’s Dj/producer Jellybean and Tony Carrasco and Grandmaster Flash whom I was honored to work with and also Dj Jazzy Jeff and the one and only…

The Breaks on VH1

Recently I discovered a brand new show called “The Breaks” on VH1. As a DJ and a lover of old school hip hop I was immediately drawn in by the title. I expected to see a show that was about hip hop and the DJing culture in the late 1970s to early 80s when the…

THE DEATH OF FM RADIO???

This past week Norway became the first country to decommission FM radio. It’s estimated that the entire country will do away with FM radio by the end of the year. With today’s technology it makes you wonder if this once very viable platform is going to start disappearing all over the world. 95 percent of…

DJS NEED LOVE TOO!!!

Ever since I was 15 years old, I have had a love affair with turntables. For more then half my life, it’s the one thing that I can always count on to be there for me. DJing doesn’t judge me or make me feel inferior in anyway. It doesn’t stereotype me and make accusations that…

Why Do You Think You Know More Than Your DJ?

Opinions are like assholes…everyone has one! It never ceases to amaze me how many people that are not DJs think they know better then us. I mean I understand, you own the club and you’re the one writing the check, but WE get paid the big bucks to know what to play and when to…