I’ve been officially announced for 2015’s Summer Ball alongside Sub Focus, Rae Morris, The Correspondents and Bombay Bicycle Club! YES!
On notes left in the DJ booth, and misogynists in love
I was left this note last night. Delightful isn’t it? Let’s look at it more closely.
The first comment written is fairly innocuous. If I’m being critical, it does slightly fall into the realms of ‘pat pat well done gold star’ territory (addressed in my article here), but the intentions are good. The second – well, what can I say? It was given anonymously so I assume the desired effect was not to literally elicit oral sex from me, but simply to intimidate or insult. Male DJs get offers – I get orders, apparently. Continue reading
Self-employment and illness, and thoughts on DJing on opiates
Last week I became ill. I got tonsillitis. My throat was so infected you could be forgiven for thinking I was cultivating Stilton in there. I was weak, feverish and in pain. Sounds like a good reason for a day off, right? Not when you’re self-employed. Continue reading
In my continuing set of articles about the DJing industry from a woman’s perspective, here’s a piece about how out-of-place women are behind the decks. Spoiler: we’re not.
Have you seen the new Discord video? Best bits from our huge Halloween party and a few from the first mosh-pit I’ve ever heard of with a foam machine. Metal \m/
If you missed it, here’s the coverage from !CRASH!’s huge freshers week!