Industry

November 22, 2017
Industry

THROWBACK: A TRAK’S QUIRKY HOTEL GUIDE

Around 5 years ago during the golden age of vlogging, whilst normal people would document their breakfast and grocery shopping, A Trak took the pedestrian art […]
November 21, 2017
Industry

SDS FAST FIVE: DJs killing it in House & Techno

House and Techno are genres that paint the worlds’ canvasses of clubs and festivals. Here at the SDS office, we put our own fast five pick […]
November 17, 2017
Industry

DJs and their Jets – A journey through Instagram

  Bill Gates once said, that the only real ‘guilty pleasure’ he owns is a private jet; to be able to manage his charity organisations better. […]
October 26, 2017
Industry, Tips n Advice

HOW TO GROW AN ONLINE FOLLOWING

If you are a DJ/Producer, chances are you use a streaming platform like Soundcloud, Mixcloud, Bandcamp, Audiomack etc. The real question is how do you grow […]
October 24, 2017
Industry, Tips n Advice

HOW TO BE #1 ON DJ MAG’S TOP 100

  Martin Garrix, DJ/Producer superstar and extraordinaire has once again taken the #1 spot for the 2nd time. Many DJs, including Dillon Francis and Diplo have […]
October 20, 2017
Industry, Tips n Advice

AVICII – A TRAGIC LOVE STORY OF EDM & EXCESS

Tim Bergling aka Avicii, recently announced he would cease touring from September this year. It came to the world as a shock. But in his upcoming […]
October 19, 2017
Industry, Tips n Advice

HOW TO NEVER GET BOOKED AT A CLUB

“Everyone wants to be a DJ. No one wants to be a Fireman anymore” – Brodinski Louis Brodinski is right. Everyone is becoming a DJ these days. […]
October 3, 2017
DJ Software, Equipment, Industry, Tips n Advice

HOW TO START PRODUCING MUSIC

DJs have always had music production capabilities. However, with the rise the DJ/Producers like DJ Snake, Skrillex, Dillon Francis and Diplo, DJs are spending more time […]
September 28, 2017
Industry
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DJ THRILLS & BAJILLIONAIRE NEW RELEASE – “WE SEE”

DJ Thrills is a beast on the decks. Fresh from winning Your Shot 2017, he has been playing in clubs all around Sydney, working on his […]
September 25, 2017
Industry, Project X / Parties

GOOSE JOINS THE PECUDET CIRCUS

It’s a cool Friday night on Oxford St. But there’s an energy making it warmer as I head to the Oxford Circus. A crowd of young […]
September 21, 2017
Industry, Tips n Advice

5 SIGNS YOU ARE A GREAT DJ

Being a great DJ doesn’t mean being the best, it means much more. Our DJ students all have amazing goals that we help them achieve. From […]
September 12, 2017
Industry, Tips n Advice

HOW TO: START MOBILE DJING

Mobile DJing is a great opportunity for DJs to be entrepreneurial, innovative and most all, perform to unfamiliar crowds. It forces you to hustle and really […]
September 2, 2017
Industry, Tips n Advice

THE DANCE MUSIC GENRES OF 2017

A question we ask our students the first time they are in the hot booth is: “What music are you into?”. And they reply with, “I […]
August 31, 2017
Industry, Project X / Parties

BANQUET – HOUSE OF SDS

Banquet on Friday night became the House of SDS. JAMES RYAN, CYCLIC & GUNS FOR SHOW threw down insane sets to bring the crowd back to […]
August 20, 2017
Industry, Project X / Parties

BANQUET & SDS – 9PM FRIDAY 25TH AUGUST

  Rain drops, teapots, SDS are cooking some vibes with this lot. We are back at it again with some new SDS DJs spinning it on […]
August 15, 2017
Industry

THE ART OF DJING & STAYING TRUE TO YOURSELF

In 2017, the DJing industry is ever more fierce. More and more people are getting into the game. It’s only the ones that respect the Art […]
August 9, 2017
Industry

HOW TO GET BOOKED AT A CLUB IN 2017

Promoter: “Hey you, do you want to play at our club this Sat?” You: “Yeah sure why not?” You wish it was that easy right? In […]
August 3, 2017
Industry

BANQUET WORLD BAR & SDS – FEAST OF TEAPOTS & BANGERS

  Banquet & Friends Vol 5 happened last Friday 28.07.17. Were you there? Yes? It was insane right? No? If no, then you’re going to feel […]
August 2, 2017
Industry

YOUR SHOT 2017 WILDCARD WINNER DJ THRILLS

DJ THRILLS is the YOUR SHOT 2017 Wildcard Winner for NSW. For those that saw him on the main stage, Joel was on another level. He […]
July 19, 2017
Industry, Tips n Advice

The Press Kit and why it is essential

Before the internet, agents would spend thousands to develop artists ‘press kits’ and send them to booking agents, venues and promoters. They contained artist biographies, professional […]