If you enjoy global adventures in electronic dance music, Matthew Collin is a must listen. The author has traveled the world with the rave scene as an ambassador, providing insight into the mind of the music, and his experience of the parties.
Rave was once the utopic frontier of pop music. But three years later, after the “summer of ecstasy,” it’s gone mainstream, from rave kid to corporate party animal. Now you can get a ticket to one of those big raves in America, and it’s more likely that your friends will be dressed in sequined tassels than to attend a hardcore rave. Matthew Collin has traveled the globe as a traveling DJ and promoter, so he knows what you’re all about.
His first book was “Rave on Planet Earth.” This book covers the history of the rave scene, the culture, and the people who made it what it is today. There’s even a chapter on “How To Decorate A Rave,” so you know just how to coordinate your outfit with the latest trends.
Raves are a time of high energy, and Collin gives you a primer on that. It’s an eye-opening look at the whole raver experience. You’ll find out about the most common mistakes made by young attendees, such as trying to be someone they aren’t. You’ll also discover how to get laid and become famous.
As far as the music goes, you can expect to learn a lot about the styles that have made rave what it is today. In fact, most of the best music of the past 10 years was made during the mid 90’s. Some of the genres you’ll learn about include hardcore techno, hardcore hip-hop, electro-pop, and reggae. These genres changed the world as we know it, and this book will reveal their secrets.
As far as the technology goes, you’ll learn how to play DJ and beat maker with the latest electronic dance music software. While this is mostly for beginners, the author covers everything from basic beats to mixing and sequencing.
He also introduces you to DJ gear, which include the proper cables, and even the hardware. for the right DJ equipment to make the ultimate party. If you need help with getting started, this guide will give you the motivation you need to move forward and create a unique and personal sound that will rock your friends.
The author covers a wide range of different types of music and experiences, all of which will entice you. The information contained is very thorough, and you won’t run out of things to learn.
While the book is full of good advice, it doesn’t try to take the reader away from the party environment entirely. In fact, you’ll get ideas for making the perfect party in almost every corner of the world. It doesn’t matter if you’re planning a wedding, a birthday, or just want to throw a private event, this guide will provide you with information you can use to create a great party.
The book concludes with a series of short stories about raves. You can read about the worst parties of them all, and where they went wrong. If you’re looking for inspiration for your own parties, you’ll be blown away by the experiences that are shared. with other people who’ve experienced the good and the bad.
There are great stories about people who got their lives turned around thanks to raves. If you haven’t experienced a rave yet, you might think it’s impossible to achieve anything like that. But that couldn’t be further from the truth.
Dave Collin is a writer that is well respected and has a lot of experience in the rave scene. He puts his experience to good use in this book, so you can rest assured that you’re not alone.
The author even reveals what he did in order to get where he is now, and why he wants to share what he learned from his experience. Whether you’re new to this rave culture or you’re a seasoned veteran, you’ll learn from him.