How DJing is Affecting Your Health

How DJing is affecting your health
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The modern day rock star is the DJ. With the ‘rock star’ label comes the rock star lifestyle. With such a demanding profession and lifestyle, it’s no wonder why some of us DJs are lacking in the health department. You have to take a moment and see how DJing is affecting your health. Many things should be taken into consideration when talking about health and DJing, like sleep patterns, eating healthy, what you’re drinking, exercise, how long you’re standing, and even healthcare. These all contribute to your mental and physical well-being as a DJ.

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5 Reasons You Should Never Become a DJ

Have you thought about becoming a DJ? Well, I have news for you. After ten years behind the turntables I’ve seen a thing or two. Sure, we’ve all seen the glorification of DJs and producers. Especially recently where DJs are the new rock stars. There’s a few things you don’t see though. I’ve compiled a list of 5 reasons you should never become a DJ.

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DJ FAQs

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DJ FAQs

The DJ booth can be a lot of different things. A perfect perch to overlook the club, a confessional, a dance floor or a VIP area, sometimes, it can even be a booth for the DJ. You have a perfect view of everything from the booth, and sometimes those things that are seen, you wish you can un-see. Ah yes, the good ol’ DJ booth. Sometimes the best epiphanies happen there, the best advice is born, and for some, it’s a safe-haven. Continue reading

Top 10 Best American DJs

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Top 10 Best American DJs

There was a call to vote in for your favorite DJ, and the people have spoken. The America’s Best DJ Award goes to Markus Schulz (pictured above), a German DJ. Yes, a German DJ, but since he considers the US his second home he was able to be voted and win the award. I think a lot of DJs were from other countries, but music has no boundaries I suppose. Below you’ll see the Top 10 Best American DJs listed. Personally, I’m happy to see A-Trak in the top three!

1. Markus Schulz
2. Diplo
3. A-Trak
‪4. Bassnectar
5. Skrillex
6. Steve Aoki
7. Dillon Francis
8. Claude VonStroke
9. DJ Dan
10. Tritonal

World’s Highest Paid DJs 2013

Forbes takes a look at the EDM world and lists the world’s highest paid DJs of 2013. Raising their number from 10 – 12 DJs this year, they start off with a tie between Diplo and Pauly D.

Now, I think these guys are more producers than DJs, but that is my personal opinion. Check out what they ranked in in 2013.



World’s Highest Paid DJs 2013