Many people talk/write about VJs, which can be in combination with electronic dance music (EDM). The abbreviation VJ stands for visual jockey and video jockey, and both terms can mean two different things. Moreover, an EDM VJ might do other things than a not EDM VJ.
There are some great DJ controllers on which we can learn serious professional DJing, even under $300. However, on some DJ controllers, we might argue that we can get an experience that is a bit fake and less useful than on other controllers. The purpose of this post is to inform you about a DJ… Continue reading The Best DJ Controller under $300 for Many People in 2020
There are many powerful and good sounding synthesizers available that are capable of creating a full sound for a song element by itself. Yet, many people can still choose to use multiple synthesizers for the sound design of a single song element, such as a melody or a bassline.
This post is about the top three DJ headphones for DJing, which can help people with choosing headphones to buy. These DJ headphones are for DJing, and therefore it doesn’t mean that these headphones are also the top for other uses, such as producing (making) music.
When we listen to EDM songs, we might hear some lyrics, and they can play a huge role in these songs, but not always. Also, not all of those songs have lyrics. This post gives information about the importance of lyrics in EDM songs.
Many DJs wear headphones while DJing. Headphones have a few purposes for DJs, which this post will explain. Also, this post explains that headphones are not always necessary for DJs.
Many EDM (electronic dance music) tracks have vocals in them. When producers want to add vocals to their tracks, then they have many options to get those vocals. This post explains many of those options.
We can use distortion effects on our hi-hats to make them more personal. However, using a distortion effect on a hi-hat can be hard since the resulted sound can easily become an unusable noise. Moreover, we need to place an equalizer after using one or more distortion effects, at least most of the time.
If you have ever been to an EDM event, you maybe know that some disc jockeys have a reputation for endurance. Some epic 10-hour mix sets have etched a few DJ’s names’ in history, but those with the most endurance have gone way longer than 10 hours.
Every electronic dance music genre and other genres have a range in which the tempo of their music can vary, which is also the case for house music. We can express the tempo of a song in beats per minute (BPM). Most people mean with house music, a genre, a subgenre of house music, or… Continue reading The Tempo (BPM) of the House Music Genres