Rick Fresco (aka Riccardo Betti, the winner of 2012′s Midi Fighter 3D contest) has released a brand new track and video, “Last Round”, featuring a finger-drumming routine on a Midi Fighter Pro. He’s also programmed the LED lighting on his backdrop controllers (2 Launchpads, 3 Midi Fighter 3Ds, and 2 Akai LPD8s) to go along with […]
A few years back we had a chance to send a Midi Fighter 3D to Robert Delong, an incredible live performer with a penchant for integrating video game controllers into his stage setup. Many of his older performances on YouTube feature a flight simulator joystick and old gamepads used to trigger clips and sound on […]
Over 134 tracks in this Madeon-styled live mashup performance - using not only a Midi Fighter 3D and Spectra, but Xbox and Playstation controllers as well.
For every controller that hits shelves, there are always a few more great ideas that don’t see serious play time. Today we look back at those conceptual products that got us all excited but never delivered the goods. Plus, to really spice it up, we are giving away two unreleased controllers to a few lucky […]
Remember Rick Fresco / Riccardo Betti, who won last year’s Midi Fighter 3D/Ableton sound pack contest? He just sent us this brand new video of an upcoming release that we thought would be cool to feature, especially since he’s rocking out on the Midi Fighter 3Ds that he won. Watch another one of Rick’s controllerism […]
Metal and EDM don’t go together, right? Wrong! 19-year-old mashup producer sssShawnnnn proves it in this routine combining the Midi Fighter 3D and the M-Audio Trigger Finger. His video description elaborates: My friend Ian left his Midi Fighter 3D at my house, and I made something with it. [...] Controller stuff is recorded live into Ableton. Several […]
As the holiday insanity of Black Friday and Cyber Monday fast approach, we’re excited to announce that once again DJ Techtools has a killer line up of amazing deals for you. We’ve cooked up a tasty selection of DJ gear that you won’t see anywhere else, so take a look inside to find our what’s […]
It’s been a long time coming – our readers have been asking for years for Ean to share what he’s got inside of his DJ bag. Now that the CNTRL tour is in full swing, it was the perfect opportunity to get an on-the-road video with the controllerist legend himself! Check out the complete inside […]