This is possibly the most typical question for all newcomer disc jockeys or also referred to as a D.J. for short. The very first thing to do is to do a little research. Which type of D.J. would you want to be? There are different types of D.J.'s since they D.J. in various ways. The three major Kinds of D.J.'s are:
Mobile D.J./ Mobile Entertainer
Mobile D. J.
They take their equipment on the road and do gigs at Faculties, private parties, special events and so on. They use almost all types of disc jockey equipment including karaoke equipment.
Mobile D.J.'s are entertainers also.
They get the crowd involved with playing games with all the songs, singing, playing music and other party favorites that involve entertaining the audience.
Mobile D.J.'s usually possess a disc jockey PA system they bring with them to the gig.
This allows the disc jockey to broadcast the music . A PA system is composed of an amplifier and 2 speakers.
Club D. J.
It's the Club disc jockeys ability to play various types of songs and Pioneer ddj-rz
make it seem great that makes them stand out. That's why they get paid the big bucks.
To most it is not a puzzle why the club disc jockey is the most sought after D.J.. Among my favourite club disc jockeys that cross all categories of disc jockeying is D.J. Cash Money out of Philadelphia, PA.. He has some of the quickest hands on the faders and turntables I have ever observed.
For their music many club disc jockeys use Technics SL-1200/1210 Turntables. You Can now locate bar D.J.'s using Final Scratch by Stanton or Serato Scratch Live by Rane. Club D.J.'s"play the crowd" meaning they have developed the ability to read the crowd and know what songs to play based on audience response.
This takes some time to develop but once you have mastered this measure it allows you to explore new songs in the club which you may not otherwise play due to inexperience. This is a great way to create a livelihood if you can get a residence in a number of clubs.
Fight D.J. or Turntablists
They're a particular group of highly skilled disc jockeys which do tricks with the turntables and mixer. Through the years of practice they have been able to develop their abilities of scratching, Pioneer ddj-rz
blending and above all beat juggling.
Beat juggling is when a D.J. can manipulate two records to the point at which it seems like he is creating one new defeat from two distinct ones. Because these skills are highly developed most battle D.J.'s could be a club D.J. or a cellular D.J. because the abilities cross all categories of disc jockeying.
After you know which sort of D.J. you want to be you want to learn which type of equipment disc jockeys use.
The 4 questions any new disc jockey must ask before Purchasing any new equipment are:
How or in what capacity will I be using my D.J. equipment (e.g. club D.J., remixing, Pioneer ddj-rz
for celebrations )?
Just how much do I wish to invest?
Where will I purchase all this D.J. equipment?
What D.J. equipment do I really need?
Each of these 3 types of disc jockeys that I mentioned above utilizes the exact same D.J. equipment for the most part.
Two (2) turntables such as the NumarkTTX1 Turntables
2 (2) slipmats
Two (2) cartridges like the Shure M44 7 mounted on a Technics Headshell
One (1) mixer like the Rane TTM56 (Mixers)
One (1) pair of headphones such as the Stanton Pro D.J. 3000 Headphones