“If you want to make a living out of DJing and making music, well, first off you have to survive. And surviving means you have to pay your bills and keep yourself fit” – Joey Santos of DigitalDJTips.com
Trying to make a name for yourself as a DJ and/or music producer can take time, effort, and often – much of your own pocket change. It’s a constant hustle that you need to be prepared for. That’s why it’s a good idea to diversify your portfolio and add additional revenue streams. As Joey Santos fittingly refers to them in the video above, “Micro Revenue Streams”.
Joey provides a few great DJ tips for bringing in additional income while on the rise to widespread recognition. From running a Go Fund Me type page, a virtual tip jar, and more. If you’re a DJ that wants to excel in this fairly crowded industry you’ll need to survive and excel financially while hustling for your place behind the DJ booth. Give the video a watch for more information and visit the “Zero To Hero: How To Hustle for DJ/Producer Success” blog post to read more great tips!