Switch on the internet on 26th of december ///Â 15:00-21:00 GMT (Latvia 17:00-23:00)
Christmas Jam Session with DJ’s playing LiVE.
Boogie, Funk, Drum’n’Bass, Liquid, House Music..
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15:00 – 17:00 ** Karloz Fandango a.k.a. Karl Lee Avery **
17:00 – 19:00 ** Mutabee85 a.k.a. Mutant **
19:00 – 21:00 ** DJ BeatÂ **
Press PLAY and enjoy our 5th Podcast.. mixed by JP (deephouse.lv)
Also, you can downloadÂ to listen later
I feel lucky to have been a DJ way before digital. I can happily whip a tune out of a box, throw it on a turntable, mix it in without using headphones, and (apart from the first beat or two), get it beatmatched straight away.Â The thing is, I’m really nothing special – all DJs who’ve ever DJed professionally with vinyl can do this. To DJs like me, it’s like riding a bike; if you do it often enough, you’ll never forget. But do you still need the skill if you’re a digital DJ?
Some people say “no”. Not when software can beatmatch music for you, and algorithms can show you your music in so many different ways. (I love Serato ITCH, for instance, and its three waveforms, all of which are great fun for visual DJing, or waveriding.)
But many still say “yes”. One of the most frequent things I hear from young digital DJs is “I want to learn to do it properly”. and I think they’re right. Here are some of the reasons why: (more…)