DJTT forums member enorjy shared a tidbit that he noticed while watching the interview section of DJ QBert's appearance on DJ City's MikiDz Show last week. QBert starts to talk about a project that Pioneer DJ might or might not be working on
The original set of DJ tech tools were the record, mixer, and turntable. After over 15 years of music sales moving to CDs and digital music files, reports from 2013 are showing that vinyl sales are actually rising - up 31%. Are DJs a driving force in this resurgence? In today's article, we reached out to DJ-centric record stores around the US to find out if vinyl is really making a comeback.
The near-larger than life Serato DJ controller, the Numark NS7 II, reaches for the sky by combining the best of both the turntablist and controllerist worlds. Touch-sensitive controls, MPC pads, a mack-daddy audio interface, and full-service vinyl platters are just part of the menu. Check it out to see if this all-you-can-eat approach is right […]
Thud Rumble, the team that brought the vinyl world the “Super Seal,” touted as one of the most celebrated and widely used scratch records available, has announced a Kickstarter campaign to fund their new project, aptly dubbed the “Baby Super Seal.” The scratch disc, a 7″ 33 rpm replica of the original Super Seal record, […]
Want to buy physical media and still have a digital copy? Amazon feels your pain – having introduced their AutoRip service earlier this year to give free digital copies of songs and albums to anyone who buys a CD from them. Now they’re expanding AutoRip to vinyl purchases – making it a massive win for […]
One of the fondest memories of DJs who’ve been around since the pre-digital watershed is finding new music. When vinyl was still king it was an adventure to head to the record store, don some headphones and put the new records on the shop’s player – a ‘no scratching or back-cueing’ sign never too far […]
DJ Unkut, the winner of the DMC Online championships – not to mention a slew of other high profile titles – has just released a new Native Instruments sponsored routine video. Unkut’s been bringing more and more controllers into his turntablism routines recently, and we think this video might be his best example of the […]