September 12, 2012

Tips For Building A Successful Club Night

Dj ForcedHand, a Northern California club DJ, shares his tips on what makes a night gigging-out, successful.  Talent and experience aside, promoting is probably the next important talent to develop – even as an artist.  Not every DJ is lucky enough to employ a manager and stage crew.

Promoting begins by developing a small audience and growing a personal relationship with them.   Even if it’s little more than a house party, the fans who know you will have a reason to see you again.  However, you should know by now that party people usually have no reservations about hopping from party to party as they see fit; they’re also are notorious flakers.  Don’t depend on their promises, but you shouldn’t take it to heart either if they don’t show.