Author: Mike Burrett

  • What is an Open Format DJ?

    What is an Open Format DJ?

    An open-format DJ is a versatile performer who blends tracks from multiple genres and styles to create a dynamic and engaging set. These DJs are known for their ability to read a crowd and seamlessly transition between different types of music, keeping the energy high and the dance floor packed. In this article, we’ll explore…

  • DJ Cassidy: A Look at His Music and Career

    DJ Cassidy: A Look at His Music and Career

    DJ Cassidy is one of the most celebrated and influential DJs in the music industry today. With his ability to seamlessly blend different genres of music and keep crowds dancing all night long, he has earned a reputation as a master of his craft. From performing at high-profile events like the White House Correspondents’ Dinner…

  • A Guide to the Camelot Wheel for DJs

    A Guide to the Camelot Wheel for DJs

    Being able to mix and beat-match is the most desirable skill as a DJ. But have you thought about mixing music in key? This is where the Camelot Wheel comes in. The Camelot Wheel is a key system that was developed specifically for DJs, allowing them to easily mix tracks in a harmonic way. In…

  • The Top 15 Father-Daughter Dance Songs for Weddings

    The Top 15 Father-Daughter Dance Songs for Weddings

    The father-daughter dance is one of the most special moments of a wedding reception. As a wedding DJ, it’s your job to create an atmosphere that is both celebratory and sentimental for this special dance between a father and his daughter. One of the key factors in creating this mood is choosing the right song.…

  • Protect Your Hearing as a DJ: Tips for Avoiding Tinnitus

    Protect Your Hearing as a DJ: Tips for Avoiding Tinnitus

    As a DJ, you are constantly exposed to loud noise. This can be damaging to your hearing and lead to tinnitus, or ringing in the ears. But there are ways to protect your hearing. By following some simple tips, you can avoid tinnitus and keep your ears healthy. Understanding Tinnitus: What DJs Need to Know…

  • How to Become a Radio DJ in 7 Steps

    How to Become a Radio DJ in 7 Steps

    In this blog post, we’ll walk you through the steps you need to take to become a radio DJ. We’ll cover everything from the skills and qualifications you’ll need to the different types of radio stations you can work for. Whether you’re just starting out or looking to make a career change, this guide has…

  • From Sweat to Shine: Tips for Cleaning Your DJ Headphones

    From Sweat to Shine: Tips for Cleaning Your DJ Headphones

    Ensure optimal sound quality, hygiene and appearance by regularly cleaning your DJ headphones. As a DJ, your headphones are an essential tool that helps you craft your perfect mixes. Over time, your headphones can accumulate dirt, sweat, and grime from prolonged use. Not only can this buildup be unsightly, but it can also impact the…

  • The Ultimate Guide to Taking Song Requests

    The Ultimate Guide to Taking Song Requests

    As a mobile DJ, one of the most important aspects of your job is taking song requests from your audience. After all, what’s a party without the music that everyone wants to hear? But taking song requests can also be one of the most challenging parts of the job, especially if you’re not prepared. That’s…

  • How to DJ a Prom Night

    How to DJ a Prom Night

    If you want to know how to DJ a school or prom dance, you’ve come to the right place! As a DJ, you have an important job of setting the vibe and atmosphere for your event. It takes skill, preparation and knowledge of how to promote yourself and book gigs to succeed. This blog post…