October 25, 2014

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HEE-HAW: The Challenges of Barn Events for Mobile DJs

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Sarah and Tim’s wedding reception in the coastal town of Wiscasset, Maine, was set in a storybook location: Fresh-cut flowers, a colorful venue that overlooks a river, a manicured lawn where guests could enjoy cocktails before dinner, and an expansive ballroom-sized dancefloor for guests to ...

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Mobile Profile: DJ Greg Mixes Deck Savvy With “Nice”

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Howell, N.J.—DJ Greg’s career epiphany occurred while at college—and not in the classroom, but at parties. It’s where he found his vocation. “During my second year of college, I was always being asked to DJ at parties and at friends’ weddings,” he recalls. “That’s when it first hit me: ‘Hey, I ...

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Freemasons: Shakedown 3

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Divas, drama, and disco moments: These are just a few of the essential ingredients of the Freemasons. The Brighton, England-based DJ/production duo—Russell Small and James Wiltshire—achieved club ubiquity with a series of seminal reworks of pop smashes from Beyoncé, Kylie Minogue, and Kelly ...

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Andy C: Pioneering D-N-B

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Andy C is inarguably the world’s most popular drum-n-bass DJ. Holding this position for the last two decades, he is also one of the most genial fellows in electronic-dance music with very few gaps in his gigging schedule. The multi-tasking DJ/producer/label owner (aka Andrew John Clarke) is ...

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Worlds Apart: From Seven Lions’ Improbable Musical Beginnings to His Meticulous Studio Work

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Las Vegas — With his dedication to stunning melodies and intricate soundscapes, it’s hard to believe that Seven Lions’ musical beginnings lie in extreme-metal and punk-rock bands. With a dizzying ascent to electronic-music stardom spurred on by a contest-winning remix of Above & Beyond’s ...

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