Why you need a specialised institute to become a DJ?
DJing is a career which is very new to the Indian scenario. With India getting exposed to a lot of international brands and festivals over time this is surely going to be a great career for students who are looking forward to being a part of electronic music. DJ Coaching in Delhi is also gathering pace. As the pub culture and clubbing is slowly gathering steam DJs will also have a lot of job opportunities in future. We have seen an escalation in the music production as industry as Indian DJs and artists are now getting recognition and support at International level. The day is not far when the most famous names in the Industry will be Indian acts.
The student after the course can start working as a resident DJ in a nightclub, Pub, Bar, Cafe or a Hotel. This works like any other job where you have a regular job, Fixed Salary, Holidays and an expense tab. Apart from Being a resident one can also look forward for freelancing and start playing in mobile setups or play a session in clubs as a guest DJ. In freelancing the chances of having a better pay, making good profile and exposure to new audiences and venues are much higher than compared to others. However, it is one’s personal choice how they want to go ahead in their career.
Fame is also very important aspect of a DJs life as this is how you improve your profile and pay scale. Once a DJ is famous then he or she can charge anything what they feel is right for them. Famous DJs get to travel the world, perform at Various nightclubs and enjoy the stardom. So apart from DJing one has to really work on the other aspects like Marketing, Public Relations, Branding, Making a fan base and Social Media Marketing as well.