"Anyone can DJ." Ever heard the saying before? Today's DJ equipment makes it easier then ever to get started. While technology and media may be making DJ’ing more accessible to the wider community, DJ’s who play unique sets and have different playing styles are progressively becoming the minority. They're drowned out by the noise of Top 40 DJ’s who simply just fade one track into the next. You can show up to the club with a USB in hand and rock it, but then again, there are thousands of people who could do the exact same thing. But DJ equipment and technology has so much to offer, that in actual fact, it can help us put a unique edge on our sets. Here are 5 tools that can help you achieve that.
TechTools supporters have been asking us in the last week if we’re doing another massive Black Friday sale this year, and the answer is a strong “Yes!” Avoid the lines at Guitar Center and the other megastores by supporting your favorite DJ community this holiday season. The entire store is getting a giant discount between […]
Pioneer has built a reputation recently for launching brand-new colors for their products – and NAMM week is set to be no exception! The industry giant is announcing brand new limited runs of chrome-finished CDJ-2000Nexus (4,000 units), RMX-1000s (1,000 units), and DJM-900 Nexus (2,000 units). Check out everyone’s favorite Pioneer effects master James Zabiela tearing it […]
Look who has thrown on a Santa hat and chopped up “Have Yourself A Merry Litte Christmas”! It’s Bass Kleph, the man about town who broke down his Maschine performance tactics for DJTT earlier this year. He’s rocking an RMX-1000 and Chroma Caps as well, pretty sweet little setup! Watch now: More Info: Download: Vacation […]
We’re having déjà vu again with Pioneer’s announcement this morning that yet another one of their products is going to be available in white – this time it’s the RMX-1000-W remix controller. At this point, they’ve got to be running out of products to add a -W to the end of, right? That being said, the […]
In a world of computers and controllers, Pioneer has stayed fast by their postion that dedicated hardware still has a major place in the DJ landscape. The RMX-1000 is no different, providing controllerism-style effects and remixing in a single dedicated FX unit that relies on excellent beat detection to keep it in time with any […]
Pioneer has announced the Remix Station RMX-1000, a brand new external effects device designed to act as a live remixing and sampling unit in a DJ setup. Three’s no doubt that Pioneer has seen the success of software-based effects controllers like the Kontrol X1 and seen an opportunity to make a standalone unit that fits […]