Philly DJ Stands Out with a Spin
Philadelphia — As a child, Michelle Lee (aka DeeJay Shelly) always had music around her. She grew up...
DJ Expo: Mobile Competition Means Business
Miami 2012 Preview: Chuckie
Miami 2012 Preview: Axwell
Miami 2012 Preview: NERVO
DJ TIMES FEBRUARY 2012 DIGITAL EDITION
Swedish House Mafia Smashes Madison Square Garden
Road Report: Skrillex Slays, Red Bull Thre3style Heats Up
B.C. Bound: Red Bull Thre3style World Finals
Laidback Luke: Getting Sirius in NYC
Amsterdam Dance Event Report: Techno Talk & Talkin’ Tech
Amsterdam Dance Event Preview: Cr2 Records
Amsterdam Dance Event Preview: Flying Circus
Roger Sanchez's Favorite DJs
Moombahton Explained (Hint: 108 BPM)
Can a NYC House Music Transplant Make it in Texas?
Cheb i Sabbah Needs You
Eclectic Method: "The best advice Brian Eno ever gave us."
Skrillex spills his sub-bass secrets
Manik's Tips for Logic
The Strange Rumor about Above & Beyond
Datsik's Dirty Dubstep
J.Rocc: "The one thing you didn't know about J.Dilla"
Dirty Vegas, Live: Playing in the Other Team’s Ballpark
Ice-T, the Flowering of Music Narcissists, and You
DJs in Space: The Next Generation
Las Vegas the New Ibiza? "Not quite," says Pete Tong
Italian Techno King: Three's a Crowd
Is Nightclub City DJs More Powerful than Radio?
Charlie Sheen goes Dubstep…But Not Really
Canadian DJ creates viral content of Charlie Sheen
Reid Speed's Dub Step Breakdown
DJ Reid Speed talks about the evolution of dub step
Can House Music Set Mideast Free?
House music in the Mideast keeps pumping despite the turmoil.
Wolfgang Gartner Speaks
Wolfgang Gartner describes his re-edit DJ sets
EDM's Rising Star: Avicii
Avicii talks about how DJ Laidback Luke helps his sound
Technics 1200 "Coffin Report" with Ultimate Fighting DJ AL3
Albert Lineses talks about the demise of the Technics 1200
Technics 1200 "Coffin Report": Scratch This
DJs Etronik and Reflex talk about their memories of the Technics SL-1200.
Can You Still Kick it Like Prince?
Prince plays at Madison Square Garden and DJ Times checks it out
Record-Breaking Vinyl Art
A DJ makes art from broken pieces of vinyl
Technics SL-1200 "Coffin Report": Wolfgang Gartner & Cut Chemist
DJs Wolfgang Gartner and Cut Chemist talk about the influence of the Technics SL-1200 on their careers
Incubus DJ Saved by Serato
DJ Chris Kilmore from Incubus talks about recording with the band and hos Serato changed his life
A Griswold Christmas Gift
DJ Eric B talks about a VJ programming tip
Free! How DJs can Exploit the Digital Business Model
DJ Pretty Lights discusses the business model of giving away his music for free.
Technics SL-1200 "Coffin Report" w/ Christopher Lawrence
DJ Christopher Lawrence talks about his memories of the Technics SL-1200
Roundup: Steve Reich remixed; Anti-DJ Sentiment Softens in Texas
News roundup of the DJ world: Steve Reich gets remixed; djay for iPad debuts; anti-DJ scene softens in...
Girl Talk's Sample Clearance
DJ Girl Talk releases new album with 372 samples
Qbert vs. the Shrinking Turntable & Digi-Zilla
Disk jockey Qbert comments amidst the demise of the Technics SL-1200 turntable
Richie Hawtin Predicts Your Future
Richie Hawtin, using Traktor, Serato, and Ableton, sets the course for the future of DJing.
David Guetta Wants to Touch You
David Guetta wants to bring sweaty dance club aesthetic to pop charts.
iPad Changes World—and VJing
We’ve heard about DJs using the iPad, but when we heard that Bronx-bred VJ Eloy uses an iPad...
DJ Diplo: Twitter-er-er of the Week
Of all the DJs using Twitter, we think Philly-bred Diplo—owner of indie label Mad Decent, half of Major...
Josh Wink Takes his Top 10 to Amsterdam
Electronation’s official opening party during the Amsterdam Dance Event 2010 will host two of the biggest brands in...
In Mumbai: a Higher State of Console Consciousness
We talked to Surr Advani, a DJ from Mumbai, India, who has trained more than 2,000 DJs in...
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...
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...
Are You Worth $5,000 Per Gig? Here's How To Get It
Alongside Roonie G., DJ 2nd Nature, and Unique, Kris P has been spreading the video-jock gospel, playing gigs...
DJs & Poverty in Vegas: Best of Times, Worst of Times
Forty-four million people live in poverty today in the Unites States, more than at any time since 1994,...
Obama and DJ AM Wre$tling Match?
President Obama has equated his struggle with congressional Republicans over extending the Bush-era tax cuts to a “wrestling...
Qbert Wins, DJs Thank God, Allah, etc.
Like a house on fire, the social media network is ablaze as news about Qbert’s victory in the...
Chems Resolve Music Industry Crisis with…Adam Smith?
With industry-wide CD sales decreasing like a waistline on The Biggest Loser, the Chemical Brothers have figured out...
How to Avoid a Deadmau5-like Collapse
What to make of Deadmau5 collapsing on Friday night while onstage at the 9:30 club? After being taken...
Mad Men's Shrewdest Move
Who’s not a Mad Men fan? RJD2 is, although he was on the receiving end of a very...
Can Dubstep Re-Make Britney Spears?
No bigger advocate for dubstep can be found than in the person of Christopher “Rusko” Mercer, a recent...
The Anatomy of a Remix
When Jive Records recently hired Nick “Piklz” Ditri and Danny “Danger” Boselovic, aka The Disco Fries, to remix...
Skribble on Pauly D: "Haters Beware!"
ABDJ nominee DJ Skribble has done much to popularize the role of the DJ. You can argue that...
A-Trak: "Let your ears guide you"
Of all the ABDJ nominees, A-Trak has made the most of his hustle. His blog, providing insight to...
The Making of a Billboard Reporter
Robert LaFrance has joined the ranks of Billboard reporters, hallowed ground for club DJs. For the Connecticut-based DJ,...
ABDJ Nom Morgan Page: "The fan is king"
“America’s Best DJ” nominee Morgan Page got his start on the college radio airwaves. We asked him who...
ABDJ nom Rivera's Tips for Climax
What has Robbie Rivera done to join the running for DJ of the Year? Rivera, a house music...
"America's Best DJ" Nominee Moby's Career Aspirations
America’s Best DJ nominee Moby, aka Richard Hall, represents in many ways every DJ’s ultimate dream: to be...
ABDJ Nom Gervais: "Make your own records, and you'll explode."
Last time we checked in on ABDJ Nominee Cedric Gervais, he was slamming the Euro Lounge in West...
Tommie Sunshine: Lose the Room, Grow as a DJ
Tommie Sunshine re-appears this year on our list of nominees for America’s Best DJ, and with good reason....
Glitch Mob Is Able
On its latest album Drink The Sea , the Glitch Mob set out to move away from...
America's Best DJ Nom: "It's all in the eyes."
America’s Best DJ nominee Sticky Boots has likely inherited a DJ gene—his father was a mobile DJ. “My...
Iceland Gets More Weird
Lava fields and a midnight sun are just two aspects that make Iceland an unusual spot on the...
Will Mafia Score a Hit?
The main difference between the American mafia and Swedish House Mafia? As far as we can tell, the...
DJs respond to Pauly D nom for “America’s Best DJ”: “Not!”
As the race for “America’s Best DJ” begins, some DJs have chimed in with their opinions of at...
Steve Porter's Viral Secrets
And to think it all started at a bar mitzvah, or a wedding–that’s where Steve Porter started DJing....
David Guetta: "I have two years…"
“This next year dance music is really gonna rule the world,” said David Guetta today at the International...
UFC DJ: How the Hell did You Get that Gig?
Dana White (left) and UFC DJ AL3 Albert Lineses III a.k.a. AL3, is the official DJ for Ultimate...
Maryland DJ Says: Stop! Thief!
A thief squeezed through a broken window at the Paris Museum of Modern Art on Thursday and stole...
Can Detroit Techno Save the Auto Industry?
In the past few weeks, Ford, Honda, and Volkswagen have forecast significant growth for 2010. Several others, including...
Boston DJ Feeds "Granite" to New Hampshire Clubbers
We just can’t get enough of “Granite State of Mind,” a spot-on New Hampshire-style parody of Jay-Z’s “Empire...
Morgan Page's 220-Step Method to a Profitable DJ Career
Maybe it’s the maple syrup in his Vermont hometown, but Morgan Page’s career track was only a few...
RIP: Gang Starr's Guru
Guru, a.k.a. Keith Elam, one-half of legendary rap duo Gang Starr, died of cancer yesterday in New York....
Can a Volcano Stop the Music?
This is not a NASCAR Race The phrase, “When Iceland sneezes, the world catches a cold,” made its...
Banksy Film Exploits Handicapped Children, Drum-n-Bass
British street artist Banksy has been tattooing buildings for nearly 20 years, and his random art of vandalism...
Breaking: Z-Trip No Longer Broken, Coachella Awaits
Z-Trip has healed from a snowboarding injury in time for his Coachella set, this Saturday in the Sahara...
How to Win Friends and Influence Talent Agents
Wanna be like Andy Caldwell? Nikki Solgot, owner of Ten in One Talent, a DJ talent agency whose...
Ex NIN-er Keeps Despair Alive
We always thought the Industrial Revolution started in Chicago, in the late 20th century. We weren’t wrong, we...
WTF? with Tracy Young
House music’s real desperate housewife? So we’re reading the tabloids, and your name is plastered all over the...
Drop Out of College, Enroll in Swedish House Mafia
The University of Northern Iowa’s shocking upset over top-seeded Kansas in the NCAA Tournament ruined our bracket in...
WMC w/ DJ Oracle: Dance Like Travolta, Sleep Like Edison
We came to absorb the wisdom of DJ Oracle, and we were sure we were not worthy. We...
Cassette Deck Scratch DJ: WTF?
Raise your hand if you remember cassette decks. We don’t, but we understand they existed before Serato, during...
Ghetto Bird Hovers over Wolfgang Gartner’s Nabe
SXSW to Blame? Wolfgang Gartner returned to his Austin, Texas neighborhood last night from a recent New York...
DJ Pauly D "Smashes it," Hangs a Pair
MTV’s “Jersey Shore,” gel, nipples & DJ Times Forgive our exploitative post of such a skin and sand...
DJ OBaH Finds the heart of Brazilian Soul
Last year, Brooklyn-based DJ OBaH got a call from Ocote Soul Sounds leader Martín Perna, the multi-instrumentalist perhaps...