How to get on Preferred Vendors List
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Getting your DJ Services on the "Preferred Vendor" List

If you're a mobile DJ and plan to run a successful business one of your main goals should be trying to get yourself and your company on the "Preferred Vendor List" at all quality venues in your area. Often referred to as the "Holy Grail…
Using the karaoke store in DEX 3
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DEX 3 | Using the New, Built-in, Karaoke.net Store to Buy Karaoke Songs On-The-Fly (Video)

New in DEX 3.12 (Public beta at time of this post) is the Karaoke.net karaoke store. The video above demonstrates how to use it. The in-app karaoke store allows you to browse, search, and purchase HD quality karaoke songs (in MP4 or Zip…
Best songs to end DJ set with
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Close Out your DJ Set like a Pro with these 25 Tracks

It's nearing 2AM. That's closing time for the venue. You've put forth an amazing mix set and kept the dance floor jumping all night. What is the perfect track to close out your set like a pro? As the true professionals do, you get a solid…
Best DJ Controllers for Karaoke
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The Best DJ Controllers for Karaoke

DEX 3 is live performance software for DJing and for hosting karaoke. DEX 3 currently supports over 100 popular DJ controllers from the best brands in the biz, and while they're all beneficial for DJing, they're not all suitable for karaoke…
How to be a better MC
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Mobile DJ Tips | How to Be a Good MC (Master of Ceremonies)

In episode 8 of Mobile DJ Tips with Bunn DJ Company above, produced by our friends at the BPM Supreme Record Pool, Joe Bunn explains how to step up your MC skills with a few solid tips. While most Mobile DJs learn how to mix music…
Halloween Visualizations for DEX 3
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DEX 3 Pro Tip | Inspiration for Creating Halloween Themed Overlays with Shaders

We have previously demonstrated how overlays can be used in combination with Shaders in DEX 3 for on-screen branding. In the short video clip above we demonstrate how Shaders can be combined with Text and Image Overlays in DEX 3 for…
karaoke at a wedding
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Karaoke...at a Wedding? Yep.

A seemingly new fad is finding it's way into white-clad event halls across the USA -- karaoke at a wedding. DEX 3 DJs have apparently witnessed an uptick in requests for their karaoke packages in recent months (many are opting to use the…
Creating a Singer History list in DEX 3
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DEX 3 Pro Tip | Generating a User List from Singer History (Video)

One of the latest karaoke features included in DEX 3.11.0.1 (and up) is the ability to access singer/song history so you can add the singer and the songs they wish to sing back to rotation quickly. A few customers using DEX 3 to host…
DEX 3 DJ software using shaders and overlays
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DEX 3 Pro Tip | See How Shaders Can Be Used With Overlays for Exciting On-Screen Branding

In the short video clip above we demonstrate how Shaders can be combined with Text and Image Overlays in DEX 3 to create exciting branding opportunities. First, we added a full-size (in this case 1920px X 1080px) background graphic…
Configuring DEX 3 for karaoke use
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DEX 3 Pro Tip | Ideal Settings for Karaoke Events

Flexible and all-inclusive, DEX 3 is the live performance software of choice for DJs and karaoke hosts alike. DEX 3 literally allows performers to "Mix Everything" and the default look, feel, and options are initially configured more so for…
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Create Your Own 'Shader' at Shadertoy.com to use with DEX 3

Shader support was recently introduced into DEX 3, our top DJ and video mixing software, much to the delight of DJs that desire a method to display visualizations on screen when mixing audio tracks. So what is a 'Shader'? From Wikipedia: …
Wedding DJ vs Club DJ
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How are Wedding DJs and Club DJs Different?

Wedding DJs and club DJs have exceedingly similar, yet very different jobs. While both require the technical skills of a professional DJ, the details of each job description vary greatly. In some ways, at least in recent years, the lines…