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MOBILE BEAT #196 – JULY 2018

July 31, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #196 - JULY 2018

ENTERTAINING YOUTH

This sleak summer issue of MB is laser-focused on the youth event market. Inside you'll find a ton of great ideas and good advice for successfully entertaining the younger crowd. Get ready to rock... ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief ENTERTAINING YOUTH Kid Rock - Stu Chisholm Oontz Oontz: Kids’ DJ School Is In Session - Staci Nichols Musical Prudence for Youth Events - Jay Maxwell Successful Trivia Shows with Teens - Rob Johnson Bubbling Up the Fun at Kids’ Events - Matt Martindale Party Pumpers! - Mike “Dr Frankenstand” Ryan ... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #195 – JUNE 2018

June 30, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #195 - JUNE 2018

DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES

This issue ended up as a bit of a smorgasbord (translation: an unexpected mix of goodies), but the articles all share something in common: a certain unique angle on the DJ business or other areas of entertainment interest. Along the way we offer some interestingly relevant ideas from some truly unique characters. Served up for your summer-time enjoyment... ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES Beginning the Cruise DJ Adventure - DJ Dayna Hiring the Right People - Daniel Fullard Branding with Gene Simmons - Mike Co... [read more]
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Getting Control of the Situation – By Dan Walsh

June 5, 2018 by Dan Walsh
Hey young DJs, gather round for a story about long ago...Once upon a time, Mobile Beat was one of the few places where DJs could find info on the latest and greatest gear, to help them make purchase decisions. Then, a wondrous thing, called the World Wide Web, arrived. Soon this web became the primary source for every kind of information, for DJs, just like everyone else. Thus the need for Mobile Beat's “DJ Shopper” features faded. The magazine still discusses tech stuff, but not as the primary source of buying assistance for our readers. But that's ok. Thankfully, there are still plenty of gear-related topics to talk about on these pages. In th... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #194 – MAY 2018

May 26, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #194 - MAY 2018

WEDDING DJ SECRETS

While you'll find wedding DJ stuff in just about every issue of Mobile Beat, this one is our regular closer look at rocking your receptions. We are confident you will find at least one new tip or trick in these digital pages to help you improve your wedding reception performance or get more and better wedding gigs!. ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief   WEDDING DJ SECRETS How to Have an Awesome Reception: 3 Keys for Couples - Matt Martindale A Dream Wedding: It Takes More than Magic - Jay Maxwell “Why Should I Hire You?” - Stu ... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #195 – JUNE 2018

May 26, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #195 - JUNE 2018

DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES

This issue ended up as a bit of a smorgasbord (translation: an unexpected mix of goodies), but the articles all share something in common: a certain unique angle on the DJ business or other areas of entertainment interest. Along the way we offer some interestingly relevant ideas from some truly unique characters. Served up for your summer-time enjoyment... ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief DIFFERENT PERSPECTIVES Beginning the Cruise DJ Adventure - DJ Dayna Hiring the Right People - Daniel Fullard Branding with Gene Simmons - Mike Co... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #194 – MAY 2018

May 26, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #194 - MAY 2018

WEDDING DJ SECRETS

While you'll find wedding DJ stuff in just about every issue of Mobile Beat, this one is our regular closer look at rocking your receptions. We are confident you will find at least one new tip or trick in these digital pages to help you improve your wedding reception performance or get more and better wedding gigs!. ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief   WEDDING DJ SECRETS How to Have an Awesome Reception: 3 Keys for Couples - Matt Martindale A Dream Wedding: It Takes More than Magic - Jay Maxwell “Why Should I Hire You?” - Stu ... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #193 – APRIL 2018

April 26, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #193 - APRIL 2018

THE MUSIC ISSUE

This issue is almost completely dedicated to music, which continues to be the lifeblood of mobile DJing. We continue our tradition of featuring lists of the previous year's most-requested music, with help from our friends at DJ Intelligence, who have once again provided the data, based on hundreds of thousands of events logged in their online system. This year, however, we've included extended listings for the categories beyond the essential Top 200. Enjoy! We're also looking at an issue growing... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #192 – MARCH 2018

March 31, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #192 - MARCH 2018

WOMEN WHO RUN THE SHOW

This time around, we put the spotlight on some female DJs who run their businesses, and get view of the big picture for women in mobile entertainment, as well as a couple of unique DJ success stories. It's also a wrap for MBLV22 - the 2018 installment of Mobile Beat Las Vegas. We give you an eyeful of what went on, along with some attendees' own words on how the show impacted them. Enjoy the memories...and start getting ready for MBLV23 ~ Dan Walsh, Editor-in-Chief   MBLV22 RECAP Mobile Beat Las Vegas! - Mike Cordeiro... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #191 – FEBRUARY 2018

February 28, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #191 - FEBRUARY 2017

PERFORMANCE BOOSTERS

This issue provides you with a bunch of ways to boost your personal success and your bottom line. We help you pump up your social media attack, website optimization, approach to providing service and business planning, as well as physical fitness. You can also glean some lessons on dealing with success and failure from our interview with MBLV22 performer Vanilla Ice, more commonly known these days as Rob Van Winkle. Along with the aforementioned power tools, this issue gives you a final sampling of the great presenters we are featuring the greatest yearly event for mobile DJs, MBLV2... [read more]
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MOBILE BEAT #190 – JANUARY 2018

January 29, 2018 by Dan Walsh
MOBILE BEAT #190 - JANUARY 2017

DJ Success Secrets

Along with some "secrets" of successful DJs, and the Second Annual State of the DJ Industry Report, this is the second in a multi-issue selection of material from our presenters for MBLV22 - Mobile Beat Las Vegas, coming up March 12-15, 2018. Each piece provides a key point drawn from what they’ll be speaking about. Without a doubt, this event provides the best (and the first yearly) opportunity professional mobile entertainers have each year to get new skills, gain knowledge to grow their businesses, enjoy topnotch entertainme... [read more]