Roland targets mobile DJs with hybrid DJ-707M controller

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From managing sound and lighting sets to MCing at events, mobile DJs are often called on for tasks that go beyond simply mixing songs. With these challenges in mind, Roland has released DJ-707M, a Serato-ready, four-channel controller that’s a live sound console, loudspeaker management system and robust DJ performance unit all in one. Here are […]

Watch Point Blank’s in-depth overview of Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-1000SRT

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Pioneer DJ’s recently released DDJ-1000SRT has garnered attention with its array of tactile features and unique jog wheel screens. And to give you an idea of the Serato-compatible controller’s prowess, Point Blank has uploaded a video highlighting its key features. The video features DJ Ravine and Ben Bristow, Point Blank’s DJ Module Leader, first getting […]

Review: Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-1000SRT Controller brings NXS2-style control to Serato DJ

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Meet Pioneer DJ’s newest controller: yes, it’s a DDJ-1000SRT for the Serato DJ Pro. The post Review: Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-1000SRT Controller brings NXS2-style control to Serato DJ appeared first on DJ TechTools. Read More

Review: Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-1000SRT Controller brings NXS2-style control to Serato DJ

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Meet Pioneer DJ’s newest controller: yes, it’s a DDJ-1000SRT for the Serato DJ Pro. The post Review: Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-1000SRT Controller brings NXS2-style control to Serato DJ appeared first on DJ TechTools. Read More

STP/Vestax soars with $10,000 Phoenix DJ mixer

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Back in 2016, Japanese pro audio company Vestax announced its relaunch as STP/Vestax and unveiled a four-channel DJ mixer named Phoenix. The device is now finally on the market as the Hou-ou [PHOENIX], boasting a catalogue of premium features targeted at audiophile turntablists. According to the revived brand, Hou-ou boasts a rich analogue sound born […]

Summer NAMM 2019 Video: MONO reveals two new DJ/producer-friendly bags

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MONO cases are trusted by guitarists the world over thanks to their lightweight, robust and practical instrument cases. With their new Alias backpack and Relay messenger bag, the innovative case maker has DJs and producers in its sights. Both are additions to the company’s low-profile Stealth range and are made to carry everyday items and […]

Beatport Link is up and running on Pioneer DJ’s rekordbox

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Back in May, Beatport unveiled Link, a subscription service that lets DJs stream the music platform’s tracks from select Pioneer DJ products. Link is now available in the public beta of Pioneer DJ’s rekordbox software. With rekordbox on your laptop, you can now preview and mix full-length tracks from the Beatport catalogue. And if one […]

12 best rotary mixers for DJs

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Omnitronic TRM-202MK3 At just £389, the TRM-202 is by far our cheapest selection; German brand Omnitronic is best known for budget products rather than high-end audiophile kit. The sound of the TRM is certainly a step below any of the more expensive options and the build quality is also lower (although aftermarket wood kits are […]

Six best turntables money can buy

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Technics SL-1000R Nine years ago, Technics – once a major player in the hi-fi game and manufacturers of what is undoubtedly the definitive DJ deck – ceased production of all turntables. This proved to be a relatively short hiatus, however, and evidence that the company is taking its comeback seriously comes in the form of […]