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steve7268
01-30-2009, 07:33 PM
Very new to this sort of thing, and i was just wondering...

Why on earth would anyone want to listen to a DJ set? Why not just go to a club for something like that? I see that some folks are a little upset that some of these acts may not be live acts, and i think it's justified. However, what the hell do i know? Is there any value at all in a DJ set at a place like Coachella?

lowfront
01-30-2009, 07:37 PM
O boy...

signmeup
01-30-2009, 07:38 PM
hahahaha

TBrown33
01-30-2009, 07:38 PM
"I just wanna dance."

Distorted_Jungle
01-30-2009, 08:45 PM
In electronic music the DJ set is essential the Live set thing is just starting to get bigger but Mixing is a big part of electronic music

DRcube
01-30-2009, 08:47 PM
Dj sets are/have potential to be awesome, but once you know that a group like groove armada can put on a pretty fucken good live show
a dj set just feels like youve been cheated

DazeD
01-30-2009, 09:02 PM
Everyone bashs djs but there is a real art to it and if the dj is good enough they can do some pretty amazing things. If you want a example just watch the documentary scratch and see some of the crazy things a dj can do.

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid=-7085594575841814301&ei=R9uDSeq9Bp64qAOJnKzzCg&q=scratch&hl=en