Digital DJ

Mobile Beat readers are interested in information about being a Digital DJ – software, hardware, mp3’s, mpeg files etc. This is the location to find such articles.

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Discovering And Executing Your Brand To an Audience (Part Two)

February 23, 2017 by StephenJClayton
Welcome to Part 2 of "Discovering And Executing Your Brand To an Audience!" Be sure to check out Part 1 before reading on. If you have already read Part 1, let's get to it! Now, we'll get more in depth with being clear about what your brand is and keeping consistency. Keep your social profiles in line with your brand. For example, a business card is how you are presented to potential clients upon first glance. If your instagram profile or your website doesn’t represent you in a clear manner, they are going to pass you up. When clients are looking for DJ’s, they want to know that they’re hiring someone who is consistent in ... [read more]
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Discovering and Executing Your Brand To an Audience (Part One)

February 20, 2017 by StephenJClayton
As a consumer (since we are all consumers on some level), why do we have certain artists that we follow, almost religiously? We identify with these artists because they have created a brand, an identity SO specific, that we can’t help but join in. Beyonce has her #beyhives, Tyler the Creator has Golf Wang, and even One Direction has “Directioners”. What these three artists have in common, is that they know their brand and they execute it brilliantly. Beyonce is a feminist icon, showing us that women can be empowered through independence AND girl squads. Tyler the Creator’s cult following is so huge, he can sell us a t-shirt that says “GOLF” on it, and we buy it no questions asked. One Direction knows they appeal to young teenage girls, so they embrace their hunk status and market directread more]
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Do You Know Your Brand? Answer These 4 Questions To Find Out!

February 16, 2017 by StephenJClayton
Every well known and popular DJ has a specific brand. Your brand is important because it’s what defines you and separates you from the rest. Do you truly know your brand? Answer these 4 questions to find out! 1. Do you have a specialized logo that clearly shows your aesthetic? Your logo needs to represent your style, your tone, and your vibe! 2. Is your aesthetic consistent with the tone of your material? By this I mean, does your logo/artwork correspond with your sound? 3. What kind of events would you perform at? You should have a specific list of events that fit into your style and brand! 4. Does your “sound... [read more]
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Getting Started As a DJ: Where to Begin

February 14, 2017 by StephenJClayton
If you’re thinking about becoming a DJ, there are several things to consider before getting started. Make sure that you’re doing it for the right reasons, first of all. Like any facet of the entertainment business, you have to be in it because you love it. If you’re just in it for the money and fame- you’re going to experience a lot of disappointment! That’s not to say that money and fame won’t ever happen for you, but you have to look at yourself as your business. If you want to be able to support yourself financially while doing what you love, you have to put in the same amount of time and effort as you would launching a newread more]
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5 Ways for DJ’s to Supplement Their Income

January 31, 2017 by StephenJClayton
Want to learn how you can make your equipment work for you? How you can supplement your income and work during the weekdays, not just weekends? Here are 5 ways to supplement your income!
  1. Diversify your rental inventory. Photo booths and LED lights are just two pieces of equipment that you can rent out to clients during the week.
  2. Expand your customer base by reaching out to corporate clients, medical, real estate, college and professional groups for weekday meetings. Weekday sales meeting, corporate team building activities and weekday networking events are all events that you can rent your equipment out for use.
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A Moment with The Sparkle Factor

January 26, 2017 by Sparkle Factor
Here are some reasons you should attend MOBILE BEAT 2017 With the excitement of Mobile Beat 21 coming up in a few months, we wanted to share with you, how attending a conference like this could give you the tools to develop your business, improve your DJ knowledge as well as show you how to be a better DJ. Here are our top reasons to attend MOBILE BEAT 2017 NETWORKING This is a great opportunity to meet like minded people in who share the same industry we are in and forge new relationships, create support groups with other DJs and also potentially expand your business across the country. EDUCATION This is your one stop shop for everything Mobile DJ related. Everything from Business Development, to Bettering your MC abilities, Presentation and Interaction, mu... [read more]
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Hercules Unveils DJUCED™ 40° 3.5 at 2017 NAMM Show

January 24, 2017 by Mobile Beat
Anaheim, California – January 19, 2017 – Spearheaded by Hercules, a leader in mobile and professional DJ equipment, the DJUCED™ teams are thrilled to announce the company’s new enhanced version of their pro DJ software DJUCED™ 40° 3.5 at NAMM 2017. A big part of the teams’ strength lies in the importance they place on listening to their user community when it comes to making improvements in DJUCED™, as was the case with the Sample Editor, and responding to the new expectations that have emerged from the base of 500,000 licensed users. More precise than ever: A fully-scalable interface with 4K support, and high-resolution waveforms On... [read more]
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iConnectivity, developer of innovative audio and MIDI interfaces, is proud to announce ConnectAUDIO2/4™.

January 23, 2017 by Mobile Beat
iConnectAUDIO2/4 is a powerful, professional, yet extremely easy to use 2-input, 4-output audio and MIDI interface for Mac, PC, and iOS*. It’s ideal for guitarists, singer-songwriters, electronic musicians, producers, DJs, and musicians of all kind. Above all, ConnectAUDIO2/4 is designed to help make music creation fast and easy. No control software is required to operate it. Every parameter on the device is controllable extremely quickly and effortlessly using its capacitive touch screen. Accommodating the diverse needs of today’s music maker, ConnectAUDIO2/4 packs substantial flexibility into its $149.99 package. It's extra assignable out... [read more]
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Versatile 2-in/4-out studio-quality audio and MIDI interface with touch screen control

January 19, 2017 by Mobile Beat
January 19, 2017 – iConnectivity, developer of innovative interfaces, is proud to announce ConnectAUDIO2/4TM. ConnectAUDIO2/4 is a powerful, professional, yet extremely easy to use 2-input, 4- output audio and MIDI interface for Mac, PC, and iOS*. It’s ideal for guitarists, singer-songwriters, electronic musicians, producers, DJs, and musicians of all kind. Above all, ConnectAUDIO2/4 is designed to help make music creation fast and easy. No control software is required to operate it. Every parameter on the device is controllable extremely quickly and effortlessly using its capacitive touch screen. Accommodating the diverse needs of today’s music maker, ConnectAUDIO2/4 packs substantial flexibility into its $149.99... [read more]
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NAMM Releases by American Audio – Wireless, Hand Held and More!

January 12, 2017 by Mobile Beat
American Audio will debut six new additions to its line-up of professional audio products at the 2017 NAMM show in Anaheim, CA. Designed for musicians, working DJs and other audio professionals, the American Audio range offers an uncompromising combination of high audio quality and incredible affordability. The brand’s product range will be displayed at NAMM on the ADJ Group of Companies booth, #5774, including the six brand new additions to the American Audio line-up of microphones and headphones. At NAMM 2017 American Audio will introduce a new range of vocal microphones that have been designed to offer an unrivaled pack... [read more]