DJ, DJ Controllers, News Desk!

Pioneer announces the DDJ-SX2

2 Comments 07 August 2014

Well, hot off the back of last night’s post Pioneer have just announced the new DDJ-SX2 for Serato DJ. It now features upgraded pads with multi coloured LEDs for cueing, looping, slicing etc. As predicted yesterday it is now a DVS – READY controller so you can just plug in your new Pioneer PLX 1000 […]

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DVS + controllers = Serato DVS plugin

0 Comments 06 August 2014

Serato announced their new plugin for “some” controllers the other day. This plugin will allow users to connect their turntables or CD players to a compatible controller and use timecode CDs or vinyl to play their tracks. Firstly, it’s worth pointing out that this isn’t the first time you can do this. In fairness, Traktor […]

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Akai announce the AFX effects controller for Serato DJ with Flip control

0 Comments 04 August 2014

Serato have been busy today! The new Akai AFX controller is a compact, bus powered controller for Serato DJ. It is also the first controller to feature dedicated controls for the Serato Flip function. You also get a bank of 8 multi coloured back lit pads that have up to 10 functions. They can be […]

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New Akai AMX for Serato DJ with DVS control

0 Comments 04 August 2014

Akai have just announced the new AMX – a compact mixer WITH the full version of Serato DJ and the ability to use DVS with an additional DVS expansion pack. This means you can just plug your turntables straight in the the AMX and with a simple USB connection to the computer and you have […]

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Radial SB-5 Stage Bug

Hardware

Radial SB-5 Stage Bug

0 Comments 18 July 2014

Using phones, tablets or laptops as an audio source can result in many frustrating issues. Phones and tablets have very low signal output, laptops can cause hum and static interference due to the lack of grounding, and neither allow you to switch between a stereo or mono output. Although various (and potentially over-complicated) solutions do […]

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Serato v Traktor controllers

3 Comments 14 July 2014

It seems every time a new controller is announced these days it’s for Serato. Look at any comment on social media posts and one of the first is someone asking why they haven’t made one for Traktor. Let me try and explain this. Native Instruments (the makers of Traktor) decided to make their own controllers. […]

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Numark NV for Serato. The controller with screens.

0 Comments 14 July 2014

Numark have just announced a new controller the NV. The Numark NV is the first controller for Serato with a built in display to give you real time visual feedback on dual screens which means there’s no need to look at your computer screen. Based on the NS6, the NV has 2  jog wheels and […]

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DJ Controllers, Hardware, News Desk!, Production

Akai announce APC 40 mk2 for Ableton

0 Comments 10 March 2014

Akai have just announced the revamped APC 40 mk2 with a sleek new look. It has 40 RGB clip launch pads, 8 faders and rotary controls as well as a crossfader. It also comes bundled with a load of software including Air Hybrid 3, Sonivox Twist, prime loops and tool room launch packs. We’re going […]

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News Desk!, Production, Synths and keys

New Alesis V and VI keyboard controllers at NAMM2014

0 Comments 23 January 2014

Alesis announce amazing value keyboard controllers, all well padded. Alesis have always made great value keyboards and the V and VI range are testament to this.   Starting at only £64.99 the V25 has 25 keys and 8 backlit, velocity and touch sensitive pads. The VI range adds semi-weighted keys and 16 RGB backlit pads […]

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Akai’s new MPK keyboards revealed NAMM2014

0 Comments 23 January 2014

Akai have released their updated MPK range of keyboard controllers at NAMM 2014. The new MPK225, MPK249 and MPK261 feature new RGB backlit pads and work with iOS  so you can play with your iPad (using a camera connection kit of course!). The MPK225 is the 25 key version with 8 pads and the 49 […]

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