Decoded Episode 1- HOW TO GET BOOKED
In our first Decoded Webisode traveling club DJ "Konflikt" shares tips on how club/bar DJs get booked, how to put together an EPK, how to network with other DJs & more.
DJ Konflikt has been a full time working DJ in Miami for over a decade, he has played and held residencies at every ground breaking nightclub that you've heard about. Playing for and with a who's who of celebrity artists including: Rihanna, Usher, Drake, Busta Rhymes, Miguel, John Legend, Katy Perry, Flo-Rida, Pitbull and more. Notable past and current clubs residencies and headlining spots: Mansion, Mokai, Liv, E11even in Miami. Hyde Bellagio, Bank, Xs, Tryst, Tao Beach Club in Las Vegas. Every week he is on Y-100 (WHYI) in Miami, a mix show called "Club 100" & is former Redbull 3Style regional champion & travels over 100,000 miles per year.
For many artists, booking agents are a logical first or second team member to bring on board. Playing live is a huge part of how most artists earn an income, build a fan base, and gain press coverage.
When you start booking your own shows, you’ll quickly realize how dificult and time consuming it can be. Researching venues, organizing bills, tracking down promoters, negotiating, and promoting is literally a fulltime job.