Top 11 Ways DJs Can Earn More Business
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Top 11 Ways DJs Can Earn More Business

Being a professional DJ is a fulfilling career, but it can be unpredictable. You might have a successful summer with plenty of bookings and then realize your next season is quieter. Many DJs ask us how they can find more business, and it’s…
How To Get Started Your DJ Career
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How To Get Started Your DJ Career - Best Tips That Will Help in 2020

Getting into the music industry can be really challenging. And yet, it could also be rewarding if this is your true calling. But whatever the case, starting your DJ career entails a lot of time, effort, and knowledge. So, if you really want…
DEX 3 with LYRX karaoke skin
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New LYRX Karaoke Skin Features in DEX 3.13.0.5 (Video)

New in DEX 3.13.0.5 are improvements and updates to the included "LYRX" skins, designed to host karaoke more efficiently. A new, rapid method for searching singer history, independent tempo control slider, improvements to the key detection…
optimize Windows 10 for DJ Software
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DJ Software Windows 10 System Optimization Guide

Equate your shiny new Windows 10 laptop to a stock car you're about to take on the racetrack. It may be super clean and in top working order, straight from the factory, but it's not race ready. The following is a guide for Windows 10 optimizations…
Tips for Djing outdoor events

Tips for DJing Outdoor Events in the Summer

Summer is here and with it comes outdoor parties and events. You've likely booked a few already -- but are you properly prepared for the 🌞 and the 🔥? If you're not, unpredictable weather, heat and humidity can quickly put…
SoundCloud Go+ with DJ Software - the LIKE feature
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SoundCloud x DEX 3 Pro Tip | The Power of the LIKE Button

As DJs, especially the mobile variety, we've all been there before... You've booked an event that requires you to perform with a genre of music you're only vaguely familiar with, because hey, you're in the DJ business not only for your love…
karaoke file name fixer filtering
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Karaoke File Name Fixer Pro Tip | Filtering

In order to take full advantage of large-scale replacements and tag defining, you need to first filter your file list in KFNF (Karaoke File Name Fixer) so it shows only the files whose filenames are structured the same in some specific way. Karaoke…
SoundCloud Go+ Creating Playlists
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DEX 3 x SoundCloud Go+ | Creating Playlists on SoundCloud.com that Sync with DEX 3

In the video tutorial above, Ryan demonstrates how to create and like playlists on SoundCloud.com that automatically synchronize with the DEX 3 browser. Whether you create custom playlists on the SoundCloud website, or via their iOS/Android Mobile…
Tips for using SoundCloud with DEX 3
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DEX x SoundCloud | 3 Pro Tips for Using the Streaming Service with DEX 3

This week we announced our new partnership with SoundCloud and in-app support for SoundCloud Go+, offering DEX 3 DJs in-app access to SoundCloud's massive 200+ million song catalog of popular and underground artists for only $9.99-a-month after…
iTunes is breaking up
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Why DJs Should Stop Using iTunes for Media Management

Last week news broke that Apple will likely separate their various media -- Music, Video, and Podcasts -- into their own unique applications when the next macOS drops (to be showcased at WWDC in June and then release in the fall of 2019). Along…
Images behind lyrics in Karaoki
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Karaoki Pro Tip | Using Custom Images Behind Lyrics Output (Video)

PCDJ has been developing Karaoki, our top karaoke software solution for Windows, for over 13 years now and the depth and breadth of functionality runs genuinely deep. So much so that some of the coolest features may go unnoticed. Today…
How to Gain Exposure as a DJ

4 Ways For Aspiring DJs To Gain Exposure

When you set out to establish yourself as a DJ, the hardest thing can be to set yourself apart from the pack and gain listeners. On the one hand, there’s something exciting and unique about being able to mix whatever sounds you like, and truly…