Looking for tips on practicing
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    Default Looking for tips on practicing

    Hey DJTT,

    I'm looking for some tips for practicing mixing. I've been mixing for about a year now but I want to step up my game. I am using traktor 2 pro with the NI S2. Most of what I will be mixing is house and moombahton with a little bit of dubstep. Any help is appreciated you can hear one of my mixes here http://soundcloud.com/philthypdubste...various-bass-3


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    Tech Guru JasonBay's Avatar
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    There's no secret to practicing, just have to do it and keep at it and keep listening to other peoples mixes as well

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    Tech Mentor DJMutagen's Avatar
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    Yes. Protip for practicing: Practice :-D
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    Perfect practice makes perfect. Just make sure you're practicing correctly and not developing bad habits.
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    Tech Wizard benjackal's Avatar
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    Look up what 'deliberate practice' means...

    You want to practice the right things:

    - Record yourself, and listen back, did it sound good?
    - Work on your sets progression, just dont play any track at any time.
    -Work on changing a set depending on a crowd (or a pretend one)

    and ill say it again, record your sets... and listen back.

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    Tech Guru lethal_pizzle's Avatar
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    That's good advice right there
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    Tech Guru dripstep's Avatar
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    If you record yourself, and your mix sounds 100% perfect, listen to it again, and find the subtle things that can be worked on. DJing is an art, and artists will never be 100% happy with their creations. Find something to work on, and make it better.

    Practice practice practice
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