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The Reloop Neon is an official Serato DJ Accessory that is similar to the Pioneer DDJ-SP1 which also works with Serato DJ but the Neon is even more compact and is mapped to control all four deck’s pad functions from a single Neon device including: Sampler, Pad FX, Slicer, Looped Slicer, Cue, Flip, Hot Loops, Loop, and Manual Loop. Check out our quick unboxing video to see all that comes inside the package.
The Brand new Numark NV Controller promises to change the game by adding two 4.3-inch full color displays above each jog wheel deck so that users can see waveforms, cue points, loops, music libraries, effects, and all the other important visual information in Serato so that DJ’s can put the laptop away for good. Check out our full video review to see how the Numark NV handles the task at hand.
The new version 3.3 update for Mixvibes Cross adds a cool new Track Match feature which shows DJ’s songs that are available within their library that will match via BPM and Key with the song that is currently playing. The Mixvibes Cross 3.3 software update also adds support for 64-bit operating systems for better overall performance, stability, and quality.
The new Flagship Pioneer DDJ-SZ Serato DJ Controller has more real estate for a bigger and more professional footprint, bigger full “CDJ-sized” jog wheels, Multi-Color Backlit Performance Pads, Dual USB Ports for seamless transitions, a magnetic MAGVEL crossfader, and a full-blown DJM mixer section with Sound Color FX and DVS capability. We finally have the SZ in the lab for the full out review treatment, but first check out the unboxing video to see it up close.
Sometimes computers don’t always cooperate with DJ software straight from the factory because there are lots of other processes and programs that are battling it out for precious CPU resources. The Serato team has recognized this trend and decided to release a few short videos to help both PC and MAC users run their Serato DJ software more efficiently and effectively by following some simple CPU optimization steps.
In between his time on the #WeekendWork Shade45 radio show, DJ Caesar always finds time to show everyone some love by creating these classic (and completely free to download) hip-hop, reggae, and R&B mixtapes. This week Caesar released the newest release in his R&B lineup called the ‘Buttasoft Crack 9’ Mixtape which consists of 16 tracks by different artists like Chris Brown, Tory Lanez, and Jeremih. Download & Stream inside.
The Brand new Numark NV Controller promises to change the game by adding two 4.3-inch full color displays above each jog wheel deck so that users can see waveforms, cue points, loops, music libraries, effects, and all the other important visual information in Serato so that DJ’s can put the laptop away for good. Check out our quick unboxing & first impressions video to see all that comes with the NV before our official Review.
The new Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 DJ controller has now officially been announced and all the details have been released by the NI team. The S8 was already teased and leaked about a month ago, but with little details. We now know that the Kontrol S8 will operate as a completely Stand-Alone 4-channel mixer, it has touch sensitive knobs, high quality user-replaceable faders, and dual high resolution screens for all the Traktor information one could need.
Just a couple of hours ago, I fired up the Stanton ST-150 turntables and the almighty Traktor Z2 Mixer for a quick freestyle session featuring songs from my newest mixtape release; Blazing Cuts September 2014. Back at it once again, I had to get my camera rolling to give you a quick freestyle mixing session with some of my favorite tracks of this latest release. Check out my quick freestyle performance video session and download/stream my latest mixtape.
The all new Native Instruments Komplete Kontrol S-Series keyboards come in 25-key S25, 49-key S49, and 61-key S61 variants and they are perfectly mapped for the new Komplete 10 software making it much easier for users to control, navigate, and play the instruments and sounds within the new software. We’ve recently unboxed the new S49 Keyboard and our review is coming soon. In the meantime, check out the Komplete Kontrol feature details video to see what these keyboards have to offer.
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