July 25, 2014

One DJ's $250,000 Gig—Going, Going, Gone

DJ Dan’s artist debut, Future Retro, out now on Nettwerk, re-works some of the West Coast underground jock’s seminal influences, like A Guy Called Gerald, Company B, Phuture, and Frankie Knuckles. We spoke to DJ Dan recently, after L.A. ...

Is Wolfgang Gartner Daft?

Wolfgang Gartner’s “Illmerica,” a massive electro-house stomper released yesterday on Ultra Records, puts the Austin-based Joey Youngman in the company of Daft Punk. Hear for yourself. Gartner recently conducted a Twitter interview with his ...

Got Your Biz Cranking? You Don't Know Jack

More than 5,000 people are attending the annual World Business Forum, held today and tomorrow at Radio City Music Hall. But you don’t need to, cause we’re gonna distill the entire conference into a few bite-size nuggets, courtesy of Jack Welch, ...

ABDJ Winner QBert Takes Home the Golden Mixer

DJ QBert was officially awarded the 2010 America’s Best DJ title this past Saturday, Oct. 2, at Ghostbar in The Palms in Las Vegas. The award show and closing party at the Rain nightclub—with QBert, Scotty Boy and Manufactured Superstars on the ...

Clicks by DJ D-Nice

DJ D-Nice has been in the game since the days of Boogie Down Productions, and in our ongoing series, “Beyond the Console”—highlighting DJs’ skills beyond rocking the party—we couldn’t think of  a finer ...

How to Make the "No Exit" Strategy Work for You

We’re all looking for that golden Kool-aid, that elusive elixir that you can pump into the water supply of potential clients and transform them from penny-pinching paupers to limousine liberals, prepared to spend as if they had just ...

Are You Worth $5,000 Per Gig? Here's How To Get It

Alongside Roonie G., DJ 2nd Nature, and Unique, Kris P has been spreading the video-jock gospel, playing gigs all over the United States, to Asia and back. “I really have no interest in playing audio-only gigs anymore, just video,” he told us. ...

Come Get Your Moog On

Want to go to MoogFest 2010? Here’s your chance. Just tell us why we should send you, and if we agree, you win a pair of passes. It’s that easy. We repeat: Just tell us why you should go to the MoogFest for free, and you can be ...