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DJ Quotes are powerful and inspiring statements that capture the essence of a disc jockey’s craft and mindset. These quotes encapsulate the passion, creativity, and impact that DJs have on the music industry and the audience they entertain. DJing is an art form that goes beyond playing songs; it’s about curating an unforgettable experience and creating a seamless flow of energy. Here are some DJ quotes that illustrate the magic and allure of this profession:
“People don’t realize enough how important and influential John Carpenter has been in electronic music. He did his soundtracks by himself, using mostly electronic and analog synthesizers. He’s a cult figure with DJs these days for good reasons.
“Disco music has had its opportunity earlier, and now young people have taken it to another level. DJs are using our music and creating innovative remixes out of it. This is the way party is today. You can say it’s a new type of disco now.
“Now, the DJ becomes a star in himself because of the way he programs the songs with lows and then highs and then slows them down. The big DJs, like Tiesto and Deadmau5 and all those guys, they are very, very creative.
He was an original, an innovator, and his influence will forever live on in our culture. Whether they know it or not, all DJs have been influenced by him. Thank you, DJ AM.
“I was really ambitious, so I was innovative. I was one of the first DJs to do live calls, ’cause I found this phone device that would pick up other people’s voices.
DJs are in incredible competition, musically. And they are the most musically creative and sensitive people in all the music charts. I am amazed how they are.
“Too many DJs today want to be the headline act without ever knowing what it takes to be the local DJ who’s busting his or her gut to perfect their craft.
There’s a lot of creativity in the industry, but I don’t necessarily think that the most creative DJs or producers are always the biggest ones.
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dj party quotes
DJs and people in the street know what they like.
A DJ can’t just play one song. It’s about playing a set, or how you connect songs in those two hours, and where you place them.
Anyone can be a DJ, but it’s understanding how to read a crowd and keeping them on the floor is what takes years of experience.
“Let your heart beat for music. Don’t be a DJ for the wrong reasons, do it because you have a passion for it.
“If God is a DJ, then life is the dance floor, love is the rhythm, and you are the music.
“My job is to be a DJ and make people dance, so if people dance, I’ve done my job.
“When you DJ, you’re just on your own, which is nice because there’s no argument.
“When the DJs put their hands up in the air, the music becomes two times better.
What’s good about being a DJ is that you get to reinvent yourself every day.”
dj motivational quotes
There are people who play records, and there are DJs who blow minds.”
“I’m a DJ. I get the party started.
“I find it odd seeing a DJ playing to huge audiences. I know that people have been doing it for a while, but the fact that it’s been embraced so much in America now and it’s become like this new, big thing, I find it slightly odd.
“The scary thing is when I did my set in Texas, everyone was excited. The show was great. I was done, and the next DJ put something on vinyl, and the difference! The quality!!
“A turntable is the classic DJ’s weapon for playing vinyl, but the mixer is the device that actually allows you to blend multiple tracks together to create a mix.
“I think there’s definitely a dance album or at least single in me somewhere. I would want to work with a really cool Ibiza DJ, though.
As a DJ, you spend a lot of time on your own, in airports, away from friends, away from your home. That can have a big impact.
“Seeing bored-looking fans staring at you while you DJ is about as horrible as it gets.
“I can’t imagine doing a DJ set and playing all my own stuff; it’d just be awkward.
My dad used to DJ too, so we used to hear music all the time.
“I was a drum ‘n’ bass DJ at first but not anyone of note.”
Before my first album, ‘Born To Do It,’ I used to DJ.
I saw this DJ playing music and saying things to the kids. They would answer him back, and I say, ‘That’s a great idea.’
“I am one of the founders of Hip-Hop along with my brothers Kool DJ Herc and Grandmaster Flash.
“Someone pays me a hundred bucks every Tuesday to DJ. I don’t think I’ll ever give that up.
My first big influences were more hip-hop based – people like DJ Shadow and Four Tet.
DJ love quotes
“DJ Premier, this guy is like a god, a walking god. Guru, he put it down legendary.
Pete Dj Jones was the first person I saw with 2 turntables. This was 1972.”
“I used to DJ in Atlanta, and that’s how I kind of got into the music industry.
“Then I just moved into being a DJ when that turned into the hottest thing.
My brother makes beats, and I DJ.”
“I would DJ pool parties in Minneapolis, but I never swam there!
“I consider myself more of a producer and a musician than a DJ.
Dj Quotes In English
“The job of feet is walking, but their hobby is dancing.
Every person I meet is a rapper, DJ, or makes beats.
“The DJ role, it’s never been a big thing for me.
“I DJ, and I’m a harsh critic of DJs.
“I’m not a DJ, I’m not a scenester.
“I’m just the locker-room DJ.
“DJs are the new rock stars.”
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