Last Night a DJ Saved My Life: The History of the Disc Jockey: 100 Years of the Disc Jockey
The DJ was born on Christmas Eve, 1906 when Reginald Fessenden became the first person to play a record over the radio.
A century later and the DJ is the central figure in popular music. From these humble ‘talking jukebox’ origins to today’s DJ superstars earning rock star salaries with a fanbase to match, the history of the DJ is fascinating and unpredictable.
Bill Brewster / Frank Broughton
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