Depression and other mental disorders are more common than it seems in the art world, especially for musical artists. Despite their prevalence, very little is said about these issues. In this article, DJTT contributor Teo Tormo outlines the state of depression in our industry and what impact it has had on real producers and DJs. […]
Looking for a good New Year’s resolution? How about adding a new level of organization to your DJ music collection; using color coding. In today’s article, we’ve rounded up a few great ways to use track color coding to your advantage when playing your next set. The post How To Color Code Tracks In Your […]
Designing technology for performance and music making with is an art form. But until now, no one took on the challenge of chronicling the evolution of this design process. A new book, Push Turn Move, has just dropped – and it might be the most invigorating analysis of DJ and production gear design we’ve ever […]
CD. Laptop. DVS. Controller. Touch screen. Sync button. These are all new technologies that over the last 20 years have permeated the DJ scene. And it’s fair to say that each of these has been met with various degrees of resistance, from ambivalence to outright persistent hatred — but importantly ending with wide-scale acceptance. Indeed, […]
If you walk up to a pair of Denon DJ SC5000s and want to DJ on them, what do you do? Denon DJ released a built-in tool on the players to convert Rekordbox USB drives. But it delivers only on a baseline level – read about a new update to Denon Conversion Utility, a 3rd […]
djay Pro 2 for Mac is here, and it’s nipping away at the heels of established DJ apps by adding key features such as Automix AI, and improving many others. For the very best in DJ gear news, check out DJWORX.
Algoriddim – notorious for their iOS DJ apps – just announced a new version of their pro-level DJ software, djay Pro 2. This is a Mac-only release, and has features that both casual and professional users will find intriguing, from machine-learning driven auto-mixing to accessibility features for the visually impaired. The post Algoriddim Releases djay […]
Starting a very cold Monday in fine style is DJ Chell, who stopped by Arkaei’s studio to perform his drumstep version of “Freestyler” by the Bomfunk MCs. For the very best in DJ gear news, check out DJWORX.
Want to make your DJ mixes that you record in the club in front of an audience sound professional and live? Guest contributor Cameron Lichtenstein shares what you need to get the cheering crowd into your next mix. It’s a cool effect that makes people listening to your mix feel like they were right there […]
Every year in early December we publish our holiday gift guide for DJs and producers. It’s chock-full of creative and unique gifts that make great presents all types of music creators and curators. Send this gift to your family or friends, or use it to shop for yourself! The post 2017 Holiday Gift Guide for […]