September 19, 2014

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Monkeys Cash in on New World Order, So Can You

With all the bloviating going on about illegal immigrants taking jobs from Americans,  little attention has been focused on primates—NAFTA-loving wily apes and monkeys with job skills. Some have turned up on network news, while others have ...

How to EQ American Idol's Latest Loser

How would you EQ Willy’s vocals? We’re not too broken up about big Michael Lynche getting booted from American Idol. We were unmoved by his performance of Michael Jackson’s “Will You be There” from Free Willy—a movie we could never rally ...

The DJ Census is Here!

The U.S. Government’s not offering incentives to fill out the federal census. But we’re offering swag for readers to fill out the DJ Times 2010 DJ Market Survey. If you’re interested in a chance at winning a $100 gift certificate to ...

How Pioneer DJ Makes Married Life Difficult

Pioneer’s CDJ-2000 Again, Pioneer DJ has made our lives easier–somewhat. Sure, they’ve responded to the music industry’s shift toward digital distribution with the CDJ-2000, by incorporating key components of the digital DJ’s ...

Adopt BP's Slick Marketing Moves

We can’t think of a more impactful way to heighten brand awareness than the tactic adopted by British oil giant BP: pump 210,000 gallons of crude oil every day into the Gulf of Mexico while trying to buy off Louisiana fishermen to prevent ...

Submit to Peer Pressure and Increase Your Prices

When Roland Coutu first bought his DJ business three years ago, he was charging $450 for a wedding, for a very simple reason: He didn’t know any better. Coutu’s “act” and price changed quickly, as he learned from his fellow DJs in ...

Is Facebook Your Frenemy?

What is Facebook’s Open Graph? It’ll make it easier for you to share information about your likes (websites that bring people together) and dislikes (websites that bring annoying people together) all over the Internet. Information about the ...