LATEST ISSUE: 107 (MAY/JUN 2021)
ISSUE 107
The May / June 2021 edition of Pro Mobile is packed with the usual mix of articles, news, views and reviews all linked to the wonderful world of mobile DJing.

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Being back in the world of our work is as fun as it ever was. I'm sure we'll all be back in the swing of it soon!

Pete Holding, Pro Mobile Editor

IN THIS ISSUE
PROFILE: JUNE CECILIA - SGDJ LTD
I have always loved music. My father started my interest in recording and recorded music with his possession of a reel-to-reel tape recorder, and I remember singing along to The Sound of Music, and dancing to The Nutcracker as a small girl. If only my father knew how much more his voice would matter to me than my childhood nursery rhymes recital!
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CREATING THE PERFECT MOMENT
One thing that unites every DJ on the planet is the ecstasy we feel when we play the tune that suddenly sends the crowd into a frenzy. When people literally run to the dance floor to join their friends who are shouting, screaming, singing and generally losing it.
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#RAVE2RECOVERY
Saturday 12th June will be 455 days since most DJs, crew, and production professionals across the live events supply chain, have shared their talent with a live audience and earned a living.
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MUSIC MANAGEMENT FOR MOBILE DJS
Just a couple of years ago, like so many DJs, my digital music collection was out of control. Back in the days of vinyl, you really had to manage your library because of space and weight, and every so often, I would remove all those I was no longer playing. Now, with hard drive sizes getting bigger and cheaper, it’s all too easy to let things get out of hand.
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THE FIRST TIME...
I recently stumbled across some YouTube channels that feature people listening to classic songs for the very first time.
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10 ESSENTIAL MARKETING TOOLS AND RESOURCES EVERY SMALL BUSINESS NEEDS!
Marketing. It’s something that all businesses need to do to make money, but often don’t want to put any money into. Marketers often find themselves challenged by cash-strapped directors or business owners who want us to do more with less, which at times can feel like an impossible task. But try we do.
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DIALOGUE WITH JORDAN TILSTONE
In 2019, Stoke on Trent-based artist and producer Jordan Tilstone signed a record deal with Paul Oakenfold’s label Perfecto Records, becoming the youngest artist on the label’s roster. With his distinctive style – a fusion of trance with funk and soul vocals – Jordan has appeared at Ministry of Sound supporting iconic acts including Darude, Cosmic Gate and W&W, while his tracks have featured in sets both on radio and at festivals including EDC in Las Vegas.
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GETTING YOUR MESSAGE HEARD
I got my first paid DJ gig at sixteen, through the manager of the local student radio station where I was doing work experience. A small conference that was taking place on the university site needed some entertainment in the bar after dinner, and they asked for his recommendations.
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BACK TO LIFE...
During the past 12 months, many of us have had to let go of the reins and focus on other sources of income to keep us going through the restrictions. However, there is light at the end of the tunnel and our awaited return is getting ever closer. While some of us are eagerly anticipating that first gig back, others will be dreading the work that needs to be done in preparation for our return to normal.
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RETAILER SPOTLIGHT: djkit.com
djkit® is a family-run business that started life back in 1999, when Wilber Craik and his son James took over a second-hand CD and vinyl store in Newbury, West Berkshire. Changing the name from the original Whirlygog Records, the store became ESP Music – and the journey began.
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PRO MOBILE AWARDS: The Winners 2021
The 2021 Pro Mobile Awards were to be presented as part of a our gala dinner at this year’s Pro Mobile Conference. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, our Conference has been postponed to March 2022, however the winners of the awards were announced as planned via a Facebook Live video broadcast from Kent Media Group's studio.
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THE DJ PLAYLIST: Jackin' House
In the last issue of Pro Mobile I wrote about Nu Disco and the response was incredible. I received many personal messages from DJs wanting to know more, whilst others offered me their own track suggestions, and many wanted to congratulate Mastermix on the release of its Nu Disco Bundle, which includes a stunning 60-minute mix, and two un-mixed albums packed with 40 Nu Disco tracks.
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REVIEWED
REVIEWED: BOSE L1 PRO32 & SUB2
REVIEWED: WOLFMIX W1
REVIEWED: COSMOPOD
REVIEWED: CHAUVET DJ INTIMIDATOR BEAM Q60
REVIEWED: CHAUVET DJ CAST PANEL PACK