From Beginners to Pro everyone is welcome in this free tutorial.
In the following Article I´ll explain the basics of Dj-ing with a step by step guide which defines all the necessary things to become a good dj. From classic to modern equipment this will cover all the things needed from needles to headphones and tips of what to do under certain situations that you might run into at a gig. It should help to develop your skills as a DJ.
Sometimes just a positive glance at the DJ booth will make me think “what song can I play to keep my dance floor jumping?”. I always keep an eye on the dance floor, especially during a transition, because the people dancing will show me what it takes to keep them on the floor. Many newer DJs keep their eyes fixed on the Serato Scratch Live program screen, instead of staying connected with their dance floor or listeners. Unfortunately, this might make them miss that important moment where the people are actually giving their input. Body language is a known nonverbal expression which speaks volumes. Being able to read a crowd is something that is learned in time. It is a necessary skill for every great DJ to learn.