DJ Equipment Videos
Mixware.net is always bringing Magma products to the United States so that the North American DJ’s won’t be left out. Introducing the Magma Riot Backpack and the Riot Backpack XXL. These new backpacks which come in different sizes are perfect for housing controllers, mixers, soundcards, laptops, tablets, or anything DJ’s need to get to the gig on time. Check out the Mixware.net Videos of the new Backpacks to see them close up.
Our Very Own Resident DJ Caesar is back with another great interview on the Weekend Work radio show on Shade 45 in NYC with Female Rapping Phenomenon Remy Ma. Check out the full video interview as Remy Ma speaks on many different subjects including her thoughts on the Mayweather fight, her aspirations to start her own new female Battle Rap league, and what she’s been doing since her “vacation”.
The Traktor Kontrol S8 was leaked by Amazon and various other sources earlier this month and even though we already knew what this was, we decided to keep quiet until NI themselves let the cat out of the bag. They did so yesterday with a new Teaser Video showing various parts of the new Traktor Kontrol S8 and the shiny new screens that DJ’s can use for playback rather than looking at the computer screen.
The RedBull annual Thre3Style DJ competition is probably the most versatile and premier DJ battle face-off that combines all of the top three skills that the World’s best DJ exhibit. These three skills consist of song selection, technical skill, and the ability to rock a crowd. Check out this quick documentary video by none other than Legendary DJ Jazzy Jeff as he takes us all on the journey through the 2014 RedBull Thre3Style DJ Competition.
In our next video for the weekly video series, I will share with you my favorite or personal best DJ headphones for under $100. DJ headphones need to be rugged and durable, while providing good isolation and high volume levels for accurate monitoring during a performance. The Urbanears Zinken check all of these boxes and much more.
Novation has always been bringing producers and live performers excellent controllers to apply their trade on and they’ve finally introduced a companion Soundcard and USB hub device to make it easy to connect all of that MIDI goodness to a hardware setup. The new Novation Audiohub 2x4 soundcard has a three-port USB hub, two inputs, and four outputs to connect all of the setup to a computer and other sound systems.
Earlier today I fired up the Stanton T.120 turntables and the Trusty Pioneer DJM-T1 Mixer for another quick freestyle session featuring songs from my newest mixtape release; Blazing Cuts August 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. Every month I complete a quick freestyle DJ session while choosing songs from my newest Monthly Mixtape series called “DJ Blaze - Blazing Cuts”. Check out my quick freestyle video session and download/stream my latest August 2014 mixtape.
A brand new company called LyxPro has just released a cool set of headphones that are advertised as being great for DJ’s and Sound professionals alike. The LyxPro HAS-20 headphones have large 50mm over-the-ear drivers, good passive isolation, and a folding/swivel design for easy transport and one-ear monitoring. We have a set of LyxPro HAS-20 headphones in the lab for the review treatment, but check out the unboxing video to see my first impressions.
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