Remember how just a few weeks ago Q-Bert let it slip that he had seen some secret new turntable project from Pioneer at NAMM 2014? Well, he wasn't just kidding around - the photos this morning from Musikmesse 2014 show that the Pioneer turntable project is very much a real thing.
Allen & Heath are launching a “sister product” to their just-announced Xone:23 at NAMM earlier this year (see our extended review here).The new Xone:23C is being added to the range with all the same features as the Xone:23, as well as the addition of three items: 96kHz 24bit 4 stereo channel USB soundcard Mixvibes Cross […]
Akai's APC line of Ableton Live controllers has seen a complete refresh just in time for the Musikmesse convention in Frankfurt, Germany. There are three new controllers that each target their own potential users. The original lineup was used by live performers around the world, and until Ableton's Push was released were considered the most integrated controller option available for Ableton users. Check out all of the details we have so far of each new unit below.
One of the frustrating things about using timecode systems is that they require an official soundcard that works with your DJ software of choice. If you want to use an alternative piece of hardware, you're out of luck. Today we're sharing a tutorial found on YouTube from "DJChadG" on how to get a mixer (in this case the DB2 or DB4) working with Traktor Scratch Pro.
DJs who fear or start to experience tinnitus clamor for a better monitoring option so they don't have to blast headphones in competition with a massive sound system. Quite often, in-ear monitors are a good solution, helping to block out external sounds, like combination earbud/earplugs. Now, Pioneer is entering the in-ear monitor market, announcing two new models that parallel their DJ headphones line, featuring drivers tuned for DJ monitoring.
We don’t often share DJ competitions that we spot online to because there are so many out there. Many of them give bedroom DJs a chance to get on the big stage, get a an awesome gear/cash prize, or even get a chance to learn from some of the greats. That being said, Mixcloud has […]
One of our own DJTT fans and forum members Diego Leroux has built an awesome new controllerism solution for drummers who are tired of sitting down at the back of the band for the entire show. Diego shares in the video his frustrations with being a part of a band that was very mobile, wishing to instead […]
Mixed In Key has announced the release of a brand new 2.0 version of their Mashup software this morning, bringing the software into 2014 with a slew of new features. The software has come a long way since we first reviewed the software in it’s 1.0 release (there wasn’t even copy/paste or clip editing back […]