Well, here we go again. Yes, it’s our annual round up of our favourite Alternative songs, but we find ourselves back in a lockdown with dozens of cancelled gigs pondering the meaning of life. This is all getting a bit exhausting. As if this whole pandemic and associated BS wasn’t enough, this year our corner […]Read More ALTERNITY 2021
Been a minute. I’m working on a couple pieces that need some time to marinate before we fire up the stove, again. It’s been a crazy month and things are starting to look less than ideal as the nights get colder and longer in the 604. So, I figured it was time to send up […]Read More Cold November Rain
It’s been almost four months since the lockdown began and decimated the entertainment industry. Depending on where you’re at, perception of the severity may vary drastically. To be honest, I’m reluctant to bring up the subject as I’m sure we are all feeling our fair share of information fatigue on the subject. That being said, we just happen […]Read More Industry Update
With the current civil rights movement sweeping throughout the US and across the world, it’s seems like there is a reckoning for our current society and inequitable systems that have caused so much angst and heartbreak for people of colour. While I’ve come across my fair share of close-minded and ignorant people in my life, […]Read More The Reckoning
The weekend has landed and it’s time to get those bodies moving. Sure, there may not any events or venues to visit, but don’t let that stop you from having a good time! Music is the answer and the selectors here at DJ World West are strong believers in the house-music-all-life-long ethos. Can’t stop, won’t […]Read More Strobe Light: May 2020
January is usually a nice and mellow start to the year after an action-packed holiday season capping off with the biggest party of the year on NYE. December 2019 was probably my busiest month ever and lucky for me January has turned into a bit of a beast too. The usual onslaught of gigs as […]Read More Hibernation?
With the busy summer gig season fast approaching, we’ve been making a concerted effort into putting together some valuable content for all the amazing people subscribed to this blog and hopefully some new faces in the crowd popping by to see what’s up. In the coming weeks, we are excited to take a deep […]Read More Low End Theory: Finding Clarity Between Your Kick Drum and Bass
5 Tips for Beginners Pursuing a career as a DJ can be an exciting and sordid affair. Like most things in life, if you get into it for the wrong reasons, then you’re probably not going to get very far. The early stages in most career pursuits are paved with times of economic uncertainty, self-doubt […]Read More DJ Basics