DJ Software Reviews
Native Instruments has just launched the new Stems file format that separates tracks into four parts so that new mixing of melodies, vocals, drums, and rhythm can be achieved. NI has now released the free Beta version of the Stem file format creator which will allow users to make their own Stem files of their productions.
Serato DJ has released a new update to their flagship Software to provide additional compatibility for new products. This new Serato DJ 1.7.7 adds plug and play DVS support for the Rane MP2015 Rotary Mixer, Numark NS7III, Denon DJ MC4000 and Pioneer DDJ-SB2; as well as support for NS7II add-on display screens.
Today, the Native Instruments team has finally introduced the Traktor 2.9 Update which also introduces the STEMS audio file format to the masses so that DJ’s can start mixing and manipulating the music in new and creative ways. With the all new STEMS files, users will be able to separate beats, grooves, and vocals so that mixing can be done on an entirely different level.
The Serato Team announced that they have now lowered the price to only $10 per pair for the new Limited Edition 10-inch Serato Control vinyl that are two-inches smaller so that they can easily fit in a backpack for DJ’s on the go. The 10-inch Serato Control vinyl has the new CV02.5 Performance Series Control Tone for the best tracking and tightest control for only $10 a pair! Click on the links below to get a pair for yourself before they’re all gone!
We recently reviewed the new Dual-Screen Serato DJ Controller called the Numark NV and we found that it was a great device that allows the user to focus on the performance and crowd without gazing at the computer screen. The Numark NV now works with Virtual DJ but the Serato DJ experience is where it all started. Check out our full Video Review of the Numark NV, then check out the interview of Rui Da Silva showing how he uses the NV for his production tracks in a performance.
Jayceeoh is the winner of the 2013 show Master of the Mix and he’s been touring and producing music all over the world since. Jayceeoh was chosen by Serato to be apart of the Icon Artist series. Straight from his home turf in LA - producer and party rocking powerhouse Jayceeoh pulls no punches when recreating his new single “Turn Me Up Some” featuring Redman & Jay Psar. Watch him flex his turntablist skills using Serato DJ Club Kit with the Pioneer DJM-900NXS, DDJ SP1 controller, Technics and two CDJ-2000NXS’.
The new Rane TTM57MKII two-channel Serato DJ Mixer is now in the DJbooth.net lab for the full Video review treatment. The TTM57MKII is the new update to the original TTM57SL mixer that only worked with the aging Serato Scratch Live Software. Now Rane has now updated the mixer with the new TTM57MKII complete with Serato DJ control, dual-USB ports, 8 RGB backlit pads, Low/High Pass filters, and the familiar layout that Rane is known for.
DJ Just Dizle is a World Touring DJ from France and also a longtime friend of DJbooth.net. Just Dizle has been playing huge gigs all around the globe and he’s always giving the fans great mixes and mixtapes for everyone to vibe to. Check out his latest mix with music from old school classics to brand new releases on the SeratoCast Mix 32 series after the jump.
The Atomix team has started a new video web series called Power Room that will feature Virtual DJ 8’s new engine being used and abused by some of the best DJ’s around to see if it can be broken! In this sixth episode, the Atomix team take the Virtual DJ DVS setup to Miami once again, but this time to see DMC DJ Knockers to get his impressions of the new vinyl engine in VDJ 8. Check out the quick scratch DJ performance and interview below to see how it stacks up to the others…