Musings from Behind the Board

Behind the Board: (Nearly) 26 Years and Counting

Behind the Board: (Nearly) 26 Years and Counting

Simply put, being a DJ has allowed me to keep some semblance of sanity. When things have been their bleakest or their most harrowing, getting behind the board has helped ground me. No matter the mood, there’s ALWAYS a song (or a set) that can be played that fits it; that can be shared with others who may or may not be able to connect with the vibe that I’m putting out into the world.

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Behind the Board Throwback: Does This Make Me Look Like a Narcissist?

Behind the Board Throwback: Does This Make Me Look Like a Narcissist?

We hear all of the time how you should try to work at something that you love. They say that, if you love what you do, you’ll never work a day in your life. It’s why there are painters, musicians, athletes.

But I have a slight problem with the notion that you’ll never work a day in your life if you love what you do. You see, in order to get good at something, MOST things, it takes practice, which IS work. It takes dedication and focus. It takes drive, desire. I actually work, despite the fact that what I do is considered by many to be play.

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