As a mobile DJ, there is often much deliberation on which speakers to purchase. Often, DJs look to purchase passive speakers. These speakers are defined as speakers that do not have a built in amplifier. Therefor, an external amplifier is needed to send power to the speakers. As a mobile DJ that has purchased and used both types of speakers, I believe that using active speakers is a pinnacle need for any mobile DJ.
Are you a DJ that’s thinking about swapping your hard drive to a solid state drive? There has always been debate on how to handle media storage on your laptop as a working DJ. Some update their internal disk drive to a larger capacity, and others use external hard drives. In recent years, solid state drives (SSD) have become more and more popular, especially among DJs. Solid State Drives come with several benefits including reliability, speed, and efficiency. I recently swapped out the 750GB HDD that was in my Macbook Pro with a 1TB Samsung 850 Evo Solid State Drive, and this is what I found during the process.
Prince dead at the age of 57. TMZ first reported that his body was found this morning in his estate in Paisley Park in Minnesota. The singer was found after police were called about his death.
Steph Lecor broke the scene in 2009 when she decided to stop being a back up singer and pursue her solo career. The Miami raised singer was influenced by her father who was in a Haitian band. At a young age, she received vocal lessons that would later help her in her pursuit of entertainment.
This track has been gaining momentum week after week. Canadian rapper Belly released the track back in December. Belly also produced the track and is accompanied on it by The Weeknd. The down-tempo track has a somber tone that fits with the appropriate title “Might Not”. Along with that, the message is that of someone partying too hard in which the might not make it out. Check out the music video to Might Not by Belly featuring The Weeknd.
For years now, DJs have been posting and ranting about the issues they face with SoundCloud. With mixes constantly being removed, SoundCloud has been the thorn in our side for some time now. There are plenty of other service sites that allow DJs and other artists to upload their work, and now, Apple Music is one of those alternatives!