Even though the term “Real DJing” isn't really a new term, Laidback Luke goes into detail about what ‘Real DJing' entails.
In this video you'll see that Laidback Luke is very passionate about educating others on his skill of turntables and DJing. Watch the concepts and techniques by Laidback Luke above.
Here's a breakdown of the Laidback Luke video:
DJs who influenced Luke’s mixing style (3:00)
Luke’s early days as a DJ (12:25)
Preparing for sets (14:30)
Organizing your library and mixing different genres (16:40)
Knowing your equipment (19:55)
Practicing at home (22:30)
Looking for similarities between songs (23:40)
Being a tastemaker and differentiating yourself (30:30)
Reading crowds (34:35)
Creating live mashups with acapellas (37:50)
Dealing with stage fright (49:55)
Audience questions (53:50)