The art and style of DJ’s began with the mixing of two identical records back and forth, extending the rhythmic instrumental segment. In the 80’s House music was born with the release of the very first house music album. Shortly thereafter, house music poured into the mainstream. The era of the 90’s created the rave scene with acid houses and the birth of digital music. This growing industry spawned on the birth of the DJ Superstars. For those inspired to become a future DJ, the below collection of DJ slogans from throughout the industry can encourage your love for music.
Bring music to life.
Dance to the rhythm of your heart.
Hear the music. Feel the beat.
I am the DJ and not a jukebox.
If you hit a wrong note, make it right by what you play afterwards.
Let the music speak.
Life is a dance floor.
More than just a DJ.
Music chose me, not the other way around.
Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and cannot remain silent.
Music is love in search of a word.
Music is my life.
Music is my time machine.
Music is not what I do, it’s who I am.
Music is perpetual and only the hearing is intermittent.
Music is the art of thinking with sounds.
Music is the mediator between the spiritual and the sensual life.
Music is the shorthand of emotion.
Music is the universal language of mankind.
Music is what feelings sound like.
Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.
Music says things that words simply can’t.
Our music, your medley.
Play the music, not the instrument.
Rock off and Rave on.
There are people who play records and there are DJ’s who blow minds.
To become the best you need to understand how the best think.
To stop the flow of music would be like the stopping of time itself, incredible, and inconceivable.
To watch us dance is to hear our hearts speak.
We play it your way.
When words fail, music speaks.
You are the music while the music lasts.
You can’t overdose on music.
The first technic was released in 1974 and spurred on a new era of turntablism. In fact, by the 21st century, the turntable was considered the most recognized and popular musical instrument, outselling the guitar 2:1. Additional interesting facts about the history of this genre are outlined in the below infographic.