Our friend Shawn Wasabi is back on the Midi Fighter performance train, this time with an epic three minute performance that mashes up samples and sounds from over 150 different songs. What makes this performance special the use of a custom-made Midi Fighter 64 that we built exclusively for Shawn at his request. Click in to learn more about the controller and performance.
Spotted last week on Twitter was this crazy modified Numark Mixtrack controller from DJTT reader Zach Willett, with the jogwheels removed and two Midi Fighters dropped into the chassis. We wanted to learn more, so Zach sent over photos of the construction process and a few more details on the actual mod itself.
In celebration of summer, we are rolling out a special treat for all of our loyal readers. All Midi Fighters, including the new Twister and 3D, are only $199 for the month of June. Take this opportunity to get some of the most reliable and fun MIDI hardware out there at a very affordable price. Previous Twister customers will receive emails with coupons to offset the discounted price.
We are proud and happy to announce that our first community-sourced project and DJ TechTools' newest product, The Midi Fighter Twister, is now available for preorder. The first run of Twisters are sailing towards San Francisco right now and will be shipping in 2 weeks or less. To mark the occasion we shot a detailed look at the most discussed feature, the Traktor Sequencer, and some very lovely photos to showcase the Twister's final look.
A number of readers have written in asking how in the “Stage Principle” tutorial the VU meters of each deck show up on the Kontrol X1 – so today we’ve got a tutorial explaining how anyone with any MIDI controller can map VU meters in Traktor! Watch the full tutorial after the jump and get mapping.
We’ve been studying your entries for the Midi Fighter X design competition all week, and with over 400 (!) entries from our community, we’ve had a very difficult time figuring out how to choose only 5. This contest was a massive success with the entire community sharing their visions of what a controller can be. It […]
In June, it will have been four years since the introduction of the original Midi Fighter, a community powered project that sprung from the shared passions of people from different corners of the world. Today, to keep that tradition alive, we’re announcing the next addition to the family. This new controller will be a companion to the […]
We were tipped off to a post over on video game blog Kotaku by DJTT reader Tim Stephanic – revealing a brand new controller for an upcoming game Tenya Wanya Teens - by the creator of Katamari Damacy. The controller (pictured at right) is consists of joystick in a box next to a grid of […]