As DJ technology continues to evolve, the division between controller DJs and turntable DJs seems to be getting bigger. Both styles of DJing have their advantages and ultimately try to achieve the same result. Even A-Trak commented on this subject saying DJing is about taking risks and not just what you use at the club.
Serato has sliced down their iPad-only Serato Remote app to make it compatible with smaller iOS devices – including iPhones and iPods – and changed the name for these devices to Serato Remote Mini. Like it’s bigger brother, the app works in a low-latency wired mode as well as a slightly less instant wireless mode. […]
Just announced today, the merging of Serato’s DJ softwares has begun – bringing DVS support to Serato DJ with the launch of a new version of the program, 1.5. The announcement comes in tandem with three new pieces of gear: the Rane Sixty-Four mixer, a Pioneer DJM-900 SRT Serato DJ Edition, and the Pioneer DDJ-SP1 […]
Get ready for a brand new type of Serato Face! Serato has just launched a brand new remote control app, entitled Serato Remote. iPad owners can link their device to their laptop running Serato Scratch Live or Serato DJ, allowing easy access to effects control, SP6-sampler functions, library navigation, cue points, and more. Read on […]
It seems like just yesterday that Serato Scratch Live 2.4.4 was released as a beta – but it’s nearly been a full month. Today the full version went live, with a host of bug fixes designed to solidify the software a bit more. The beta incorporated nearly all of the final fixes in this release, […]
We’re always on the lookout for solid new routines, and DJ Enferno‘s videos have been featured before on DJ TechTools, so it’s no surprise to see him crush another routine. He’s rocking pretty much the same setup as before- a custom mapped Maschine MkII controlling Ableton Drum Racks, a Casio XWG1, a Pioneer DJM-900 and Serato […]
Serato’s been pretty quiet recently, focusing mostly on rolling out new compatibility for Serato DJ controllers – until last night’s announcement of a new public beta of Serato Scratch Live. The public beta of 2.4.4 is mostly focused around improving stability and reducing bugs – something that a lot of older SSL users will be glad to […]
We’ve seen performances from Washington DC’s DJ Enferno crop up around the web over the last six months, but today’s video is one of the most tight and freshest performances we’ve seen yet. In a world where we’re continuing to see live performance and traditional DJing intersect in a happy medium (like Bass Kleph’s style), […]