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Quality & Traits of a Successful Music Producer and DJ

With today’s technology advancements, it’s easy for almost anyone to translate their passion for electronic music into a career. The myth of the bedroom producer is no longer a myth, and we often hear stories of discovered artists who broke through in the industry after putting in countless hours in the studio, honing their craft and […]

Effective E-mail Marketing Campaign Tips Promoters Need To Know

The importance of e-mail in every-day communication is pretty much a given and a necessity in today’s world. It has become part of day-to-day life that 91% of people check their email every day. As such, it is important all the more for events promoters that their email marketing campaigns get to reach its intended audience effectively. […]

21 Great Free Sample Packs for the Budget-Conscious Producer

Electronic music producers have long used sampling in the studio, with the practice dating back to some of the early years of house and techno. While there are some contentious issues related to sampling (notably copyright matters) that are still being debated, there has been a growing number of less contentious options made available in […]

Software and Accessories for the Budget-Conscious Producer/DJ

Are you interested in being a producer/DJ? Prepare to buy software and equipment which will help you learn and hone your skills in being one. Admittedly, these software and equipment can be very expensive, and at times incredibly so. If you’re on a tight budget, do not fret. There are actually a number of great alternatives available […]

The Abandoned Building That Used to Be A Batman-Themed Nightclub

As a popular resort city in Thailand, Pattaya has its share of nightclubs that tourists frequent. But at one time, there was this one particular nightclub which stood out because of its unique concept, as shared by photographer Dax Ward in his photo blog. In the 1990s, one of the most prominent nightclubs to open […]

Promoter Tips: The Best Time and Frequency For Your E-mail Campaigns

E-mail has become an invaluable tool today for communication. In particular for those who organize and promote parties, concerts, music festivals, and other events, e-mails ensure that invitations and other information on these events are sent at a much quicker pace and get to reach more people. But the technology is just part of the […]

9 Business Skills You Develop as a Club/Festival Promoter

We will be the first one to admit it: there is a negative connotation attached to the word “promoter” when it comes to the nightlife and electronic music industry. A promoter can be a number of things, but is essentially the person behind planning, marketing and executing an event of any size, be it at […]