Held up as heroes, DJs are the rock stars of the 21st century. This title shows young music fans what it takes to make it in the industry, from "techie" know-how and various techniques such as scratching to dealing with their first club night.
A stylish and accessible guide to the world of deejaying. All you need is some decks, a mixer, cool "choons" and you're ready to go. With technical and style advice, you'll find out exactly what equipment you need and whether those optional extras are really necessary. A step by step guide to mixing and scratching and more on the CD/vinyl debate enables you to hone those deejaying skills to perfection. Also contains advice and FAQs for first-time DJs on that big night and lots of hot tips from some big names in the clubbing world, including Danny Rampling.