Today we’re joined by a guest educator to DJTT, Stranjah – who’s hosting a live drum and bass/jungle production class starting next week. In this video, he shares a clever plugin that he uses for both production and live performance purposes. The plugin is called Shaperbox 2 (by Cableguys), and to some, it might feel […]
Next up in our Future DJ Gear series is a Traktor a Kontrol S6 controller. The Traktor Kontrol S4 Mk3 is a fantastic controller that provided serious competition with other, similar-sized controllers such as Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-SX3 and Denon DJ’s MC7000. Its haptic feedback, magnetically-tensioned, motorized jog wheels were a fantastic new feature that provide […]
When DJ TechTools hit me up to do a review of the new Twelve MKIIs I was stoked, but not entirely surprised. Anybody following Rane and/or watching DJ Jazzy Jeff’s livestream knew this update was coming, thanks to Jeff sporting a pair of unreleased Twelve MKIIs on his livestream since April. But when I learned I would […]
Rane is making waves in 2020 with the announcement of two new gear releases today: refreshed versions of their iconic Seventy-Two mixer and Twelve controller. Both releases – deemed the Seventy-Two MKII and Twelve MKII respectively – expand on their previous iterations to explore more features available to DJs that have been long awaited. The Seventy-Two MKII […]
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Engine DJ, Denon’s flagship DJ software, is opening up its music library capabilities with its newest update, Engine OS v1.5. The revision comes with a swath of new features, including a Quick Source Menu, a newly installed BPM detection algorithm, and – arguably the most significant update – the ability for artists to access two major streaming […]
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L’annonce récente des SDK UX et SDK Mobile pour Mavic Mini a ravivé l’envie d’un mode Follow-Me chez tous les possesseurs du drone. Cette fonction de suivi automatique manque à de nombreux pilotes, qui souhaitent se filmer tout seul ! On connaît la qualité de suivi du mode ActiveTrack proposé sur les autres modèles de […]
NEWS RELEASE SmallHD www.smallhd.com Effective: July 29, 2020 SmallHD Debuts Reference-Grade 4K OLED Orders for SmallHD 4K Production Monitors begin today SmallHD announces a new entry into the reference-grade monitor space: the OLED 22 4K Production Monitor. Setting a new standard for color purists, this stunning 4K color reference monitor boasts many of the advanced ...
Ce sont les développeurs qui vont être heureux de pouvoir intégrer le DJI Mavic Mini dans leurs applications. Les SDK 4.13 publiés le 27 juillet 2020 par DJI sont des éléments nécessaires pour tout développeur d’application souhaitant proposer une compatibilité avec le DJI Mavic Mini. Nous devrions donc voir prochainement de nouvelles applications compatibles avec […]
If there has been one event in the past 25 years that has been absolutely catastrophic to the nightlife industry, it’s COVID-19. With a death toll that is now well over 600,000, stringent travel restrictions, and even a few all-out lockdowns, it is easy to see why many local nightlife scenes have been totally decimated. […]
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Vous êtes l’heureux possesseur d’un DJI Mavic Air 2 et vous cherchez la notice complète en français ? Elle est désormais disponible afin de prendre en main votre nouveau drone le plus rapidement possible. 54 pages qui vous assistent sur de nombreux points : Présentation du produit Préparation du drone Activation du drone Schémas techniques […]
SmallHD has purpose-built the new line of Focus Pro monitors to pair with the RED® KOMODO™ camera. Available in both 5” LCD and OLED versions, each maintains SmallHD’s clarity, vivid color detail, and dynamic touchscreen camera control while balancing between durability and lightweight design. Focus Pro unleashes the full potential of KOMODO with its intuitive touchscreen ...
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DJTT author Matthew Takata sits down with veteran club DJs to ask them about their dreaded “worst night ever.” Often in life, our best lessons come from our biggest blunders, and also leave us with a few funny stories all the while. This month, he spoke with Alex Nepa, a mixed format DJ operating out […]
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We all feel it – the COVID-19 burnout is real. Many of us are itching to get outside, to play clubs again, to be back on a dancefloor, and to play on a big soundsystem again. Yep, we miss it too. But we’re not quite there yet – particularly in the United States. That’s why so […]
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Une nouvelle mise à jour V01.00.06.00 du système de transmission HD DJI FPV est disponible depuis le 8 juillet 2020. Celle-ci apporte de nombreuses nouveautés et notamment une grosse amélioration du retour vidéo. Les pilotes ayant testé cette nouvelle mise à jour sont unanimes, le passage du retour vidéo en 50Mbps à la place de […]
With Pioneer DJ’s Rekordbox 6 music management and DJ performance software, you can keep your prep your music files from multiple devices, sync changes seamlessly in the cloud, and hook up your set’s tracks from an iPhone to CDJs to perform. But is all that really worth the subscription price? Contributing writer Markkus Rovito tests […]
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It’s no secret that the battle between artists livestreaming during quarantine and the copyright laws embedded into streaming platforms like Facebook, Twitch, and YouTube has been ongoing – and growing – as the year of online streams has progressed. In early June, Twitch served a series of copyright takedown notices for old videos posted by streamers, putting […]
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As a DJ, Denney’s career over the last few years has seen him play all over the world – including Elrow in various countries and Ibiza’s notorious DC10. He plays a mix of 4/4 electronic music across the house and techno spectrum, and draws on 23 years of DJing experience. Who Is Denney? He’s a talented […]
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Nous vous avions déjà présenté le mini-drone programmable Ryze Tello développé en partenariat avec DJI. Sa petite taille et son faible poids en font un drone parfait pour voler en intérieur et faire découvrir le monde du drone. C’est désormais dans une version Tello EDU, pour éducation, que vous pourrez profiter de plus de langages […]
Vous êtes nombreux à vous demander si les DJI Goggles ou DJI Goggles RE sont compatibles avec le nouveau DJI Mavic Air 2. Nous n’allons pas faire de suspense, la réponse est NON ! Mais pourquoi ? Il est vrai que cela est étonnant de la part de DJI. Dès la sortie du DJI Mavic […]
The era of quarantine livestreaming is alive and well. Wondering what you’ve missed? What streams and streamers have stood out? Here’s a (non-comprehensive) sampling. As the dearth of in-person shows has dragged on, online streams have gotten more entertaining and come with higher-production. We crowdsourced the DJTT community and picked a few of our favorites, […]
Who would have thought two different DJ softwares would release the ability to isolate parts of a track on the fly on the exact same day? Today, Atomix Productions has released Virtual DJ 2021, with a signal separation functionality that allows DJs to “de-mix” finished tracks into the individual components. They join Algoriddim, who announced […]
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Signal separation has been the dream for years: the ability to take a finished track and split it down to the individual stems dynamically, on the fly. Today, Algoriddim has announced djay Pro AI – their new Neural Mix™ technology that allows DJs to isolate beats, instrumentals, and vocals in real time. Neural Mix™ AI […]
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Next in our Future DJ Gear series comes a takes on Denon’s potential next piece: a more affordable version of the SC6000. Denon DJ’s new SC6000 players are the new favorites of many professional DJs such as Laidback Luke, combining innovative new technology with superb professional build quality. The SC6000 outperforms the expensive, industry-standard Pioneer […]
French DJ, producer, musician and label owner Folamour – real name: Bruno Boumendil – is an artist currently on the rise. His euphoric sets of jazz-tinged and global-flavoured house and disco range from deep underground cuts to, as witnessed recently during his Boiler Room debut at FLY Open Air, the biggest pop record if he feels the […]
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Take your livestream outside, on the move with the UK’s top-trending artist. When the UK introduced lockdown measures to curtail the spread of COVID-19, it immediately brought an end to the country’s nightlife and entertainment industry. It also forced people to limit the amount of time they could spend outdoors. For most DJs and musicians, […]
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Back in 2017, the team over at alter.audio shared the prototype of their first standalone audio slicer and resequencer, the Timetosser. A few years later, they’re back and raising funds for the finally-revised, updated version of the product that they’re launching via Kickstarter. How does it work? The Timetosser is a machine built for artists […]
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Vous venez d’acheter le DJI Mavic Air 2 et vous souhaitez vous équiper avec des accessoires utiles et pratiques ? Alors nous allons vous présenter les 10 accessoires que nous pensons indispensables. Une carte mémoire microSD C’est certainement l’accessoire le plus commandé lors de l’achat d’un Mavic Air 2 ! Malgré une mémoire interne de […]
Last month, Numark released two new Serato controllers into the Mixtrack family – the Numark Mixtrack Pro FX and the Platinum FX. The new budget-minded DJ controllers have some exciting new features added and some taken away from the previous models. DJTT contributor Freddie Fiers takes a dive into both products with her thoughts. The new generation […]
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Shortly after the release of the long-anticipated Rekordbox 6, a new update has been released for Pioneer DJ’s industry-leading DJ software. The latest version, rekordbox 6.0.1, comes with three new offerings: support for Beatsource LINK, a playlist Auto Upload feature, and vocal position analysis / detection. Vocal Position Detection: This new, AI-driven feature does exactly […]
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This week, InMusic announced that they’re buying Stanton and bringing it into their brand family. It’s an interesting decision to purchase Stanton (previously owned by Gibson) right now, especially consdiering how many other DJ brands InMusic already has. In this article, I’ll speculate about a few possible things that could come of this aquisition Over […]
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