While much of the DJ market appears to be at a standstill, Pioneer DJ marches on and pushes forward with the rekordbox offering. Now at v5.2, it now adds support for new hardware, but in particular has been enhanced for use with DMX lighting. Has this addition made rekordbox the most complete DJ software around? […]
Today we’re starting a new series with DJTT’s own mobile maven, Angel. Learn from his years of experience – starting with today’s episode on plug and play DJ kits. The post Plug + Play DJ Kits: A Must-Have For Mobile DJs? appeared first on DJ TechTools.
We’re excited to do a quick roundup yet again of the most popular DJ controllers sold in a year. This list is interesting because it gives you a great sense of what’s happening in the industry – what models are included (and therefore, winning) and what are missing. Keep reading to see what the top 10 […]
Mad Zach emerges from tour mode to check out one of the more interesting standalone production tools released recently: the Akai MPC Live. Wondering what a real producer with years of MPC history thinks of this touchscreen-centric workstation? Read on and watch his demo video in this article. The post Mad Zach Gets Hands-On With […]
Want to sequence Serato DJ’s sampler? A Roland DJ-808/505 controller is the easiest solution, but for anyone with a copy of Ableton Live and a MIDI controller, we’ve made a tutorial on how to set up an easy sequencing solution using the power of virtual MIDI devices. The post Sequencing Serato DJ’s Sampler With Ableton […]
Environmental issues are hardly a hot topic in the DJ industry, but they should be. So we’re making it our goal to bring these matters to the attention of everyone, and are starting with the plastic waste of shrink sleeves on vinyl. Why do we have it? Do we even need it? Is there an […]
Is NI’s new cloud-based service a solid challenge to the current heavyweight, Splice Sounds? Guest contributor and producer Cameron Lichtenstein shares his thoughts in this comparison review of Sounds.com vs Splice Sounds. The post Sounds.com Beta vs. Splice Sounds: Comparing Production Libraries in the Cloud appeared first on DJ TechTools.
That moment when your when your boundary pushing take on DJing gets recognised and put centre stage for the world to see. That’s what has happened to our very own Ray aka Arkaei, who will be opening the Red Bull 3style finals with his next level show of just about every tech you can think […]
The Ableton servers are showing signs of stress, but Live 10 is now officially available. The next generation of DAW from the Ableton crew has been getting teased around for a few months, but today the software is officially available for download. The post Ableton Live 10: Out Now! appeared first on DJ TechTools.
Some of you have alpha’d, and others have beta’d. Now you can all lay your hands on the long awaited Ableton Live 10. For money of course, but you can try it for free for 30 days first. For the very best in DJ gear news, check out DJWORX.