"DJ Michael Knight" Tips For "Opening DJ's"
This thought has been a hot topic on our social media channels, culminating in our recent Tips for Opening DJs article where A-list DJs all delivered a very similar sentiment, don’t try to blow up the dance floor at the wrong time. There is an arc of energy that events hope to achieve, and promoters usually book DJs to fill these different time slots hoping that they will bring the proper energy for that time slot. Many beginner DJs are so eager to play “their sound” and impress their audience that they end up playing inappropriately for their time slot (usually an opening slot for up and coming DJs). The best thing you can do during an early slot is lay down an even-keeled, in-the-pocket vibe that doesn’t give up too much energy too early.