Performing Anxiety: DJs and Performing Artists

Have you ever had butterflies in your stomach, felt short of breath or stomach cramps that feels like it will never go away? That could be a sign of stress or anxiety – DJs and performing artists especially experience this before they go on stage. But don’t worry, some of the best performers in the […]

New Look. Same Dedication.

As you may have noticed, has a brand new website. But that doesn’t mean a different approach to how you can get better quality sleep – your coach, Barry, is still as dedicated as ever. A new logo, a new look and feel makes the website easier to navigate so that you can find […]

Nutrition Vs Sleep

There’s an old saying that we all know: “you are what you eat”, and it’s not very far from the truth, but with a healthy lifestyle and good sleep, you can enjoy the benefits of feeling more refreshed, energised and healthier. So say goodbye to the cliché and say hello to a new you, with […]

A Sleep Performance Program for DJs, Music Producers and Performing Artists

With the lifestyle of a DJ and performing artist, it’s easy to understand that getting the right amount of sleep can be an obstacle on its own. And with the mental health issues that is circulating around the music industry, it makes sense that sleep deprivation would be the main causal factors of this. The […]

Healthy Sleeping Tips For Successful Holiday Sleep

Holiday season can be wonderful, joyous and full of fun! It can also put regular routines in jeopardy as we enjoy more time with friends and family, among all the other eventful occasions. Maintaining your sleep routine will not only help you sleep well but also allow you to fully function and fully enjoy your […]

DJs and producers can and should sleep more for proper sleep recovery

What are the benefits of sleep? How can it make you more successful within the music industry? A busy schedule and lifestyle can sometimes get in the way of enjoying life to the fullest. Sitting in meetings, meeting deadlines and dealing with a plethora of challenges at work. Add in the demands of life outside […]

Sleep coaching with Successful Sleeper is what you need!

Welcome to the Successful Sleeper Blog! As a qualified Sport Scientist with 15 years’ experience in the field, I am internationally certified in sleep science, sleep recovery, sports performance, golf fitness, cognitive fitness and Functional Movement Screening (FMS) protocols. While establishing myself in Cape Town, South Africa, travelling has always been an extension of my […]