DJ Techtools regularly sits down with a veteran club DJ to ask them about their “worst night ever” at the club. While Justin has been a staple on the East Coast for over 10 years, he’s most commonly seen bouncing back and forth between his home state of Ohio and Las Vegas. With residencies all […]
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What makes a great piece of beginner DJ gear? In today’s article, we’ll dive into a few ideas about starter DJ equipment and seek to provide a clear path for a DJ who – today – says they want to start DJing. The Needs Of A Beginner DJ There’s a number of things to take […]
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Meet Pioneer DJ's newest controller: yes, it's a DDJ-1000SRT for the Serato DJ Pro.
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This month, DJTT contributor Matthew Thomas is stepping in for this month’s edition of Nightmares in Clubland. This series has us asking veteran club DJs about their “worst night ever” while DJing. You can often learn a lot from these less than ideal nights nights – and have a laugh looking back on them. This […]
Coming out of beta today is the brand new update Serato DJ Pro 2.2 (as well as Serato DJ Lite 1.2). The update finally brings two highly-requested features to the Serato DJ software, Day Mode and Play Count, as well as a number of smaller improvements. Keep reading for details, watch the overview video, or […]
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M4SONIC was one of the early YouTube finger drumming pioneers, launching into fame in the same era as Madeon did. These early videos helped make live pad performances seem accessible and easy for everyone nearly seven years ago.
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MONTREAL, Quebec — June 25, 2019 — Matrox® is excited to announce that its Monarch EDGE 4K/multi-HD encoders, QuadHead2Go™ multi-monitor controllers, Extio™ 3 IP KVM extenders, Maevex 6120 dual 4K enterprise encoder were the recipients of four prestigious Best of Show Awards at InfoComm 2019. The InfoComm Best of Show Awards were evaluated by a panel ...
Le Mine S est un contrôleur MIDI modulaire multi protocole et intelligent conçu pour donner le pouvoir de créer et piloter vos logiciels de musique, de VJing, show lumière ou montage vidéo. Le Mine S permet de créer votre propre ergonomie en fonction du logiciel utilisé, il est compatible MIDI, HID, OSC, DMX et Art-Net. 6 types de modules encastrables avec du potentiomètre, du bouton sensitif à LED RGB et double bouton toggle et on/off, du jog infini, du slider et du bouton blank. Mine S est capable de reconnaître la position, l’orientation et le type de module inséré. Opérationnel sur Windows et Mac via USB et MIDI IN et OUT, la bestiole est proposée sur Indiegogo en ce moment pour 285 $ en configue minimum. Sortie prévue en novembre de cette année, la campagne vient de dépasser les objectifs à 122 %, il reste 16 jours. Special Waves est une compagnie italienne, elle proposera des mises à jour du firmware régulièrement.
Every once in a while there are DJ technology products that give us flashbacks here at DJTT. Modular MIDI controllers are one of those topics – many people have come to the conclusion that a build-it-yourself MIDI controller that can be re-assembled on the fly is a great idea. But it’s rare to see these […]
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Pioneer DJ announces their brand new DDJ-200, designed to be their newest entry level beginner DJ controller.
After a number of false-start “leaks” around the web on Monday, the official announcement of Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-800 has gone live. The DDJ-800 is the latest in a series of Rekordbox DJ controllers that all are total refreshes of the line from the DDJ-S/R families (see our reviews of the DDJ-400 and DDJ-1000). DDJ-800 Controller: […]
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There are a lot of threads from new VJs asking about the best way to get started VJing. While some of the advice may be useful, it can quickly become an overwhelming avalanche of information. What’s Projection Mapping?? Midi vs. OSC?? Is there a standard when it comes to VJing?? Instead of giving you more things to learn, I’m […]
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