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Serato DJ Update 1.9.7

Serato DJ 1.9.7 Brings Support For Numark NS6II And DJ2GO2

Price: USD 99 to buy, free to upgrade Manufacturer: Serato More Info: Serato DJ 1.9.7 product page Availability: Now, download Serato DJ. Serato DJ 1.9.7 is out, and it...
Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX MK2 rendition

Is There A Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX MK2 Coming In September?

You know the old saying... Where there is smoke, there is usually fire. Djtechtools posted a piece about the possibility of an XDJ-RX MK2 coming...
Top earning DJ's in 2017.

Top Earning DJ’s In 2017 Revealed, And Why It Doesn’t Say A Lot About...

Earlier this week the top 10 highest earning DJ's of 2017 list was unveiled by Forbes, and once again, Calvin Harris comes out on...

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Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX MK2 rendition

Is There A Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX MK2 Coming In September?

You know the old saying... Where there is smoke, there is usually fire. Djtechtools posted a piece about the possibility of an XDJ-RX MK2 coming...
Top earning DJ's in 2017.

Top Earning DJ’s In 2017 Revealed, And Why It Doesn’t Say...

Earlier this week the top 10 highest earning DJ's of 2017 list was unveiled by Forbes, and once again, Calvin Harris comes out on...
Laidback Luke lashes out at the DJ mag Top 100.

Laidback Luke Lashes Out Against The DJ Mag Top 100

It's a yearly recurring discussion in the DJ world: the relevance of the DJ Mag Top 100. In his latest Vlog, Laidback Luke, top...
Could this guy be landing a residence in Ibiza soon?

Is There A Future For DJ Controllers And Digital DJing?

15 years ago digital djing was the hot new thing in town. Together with the rise of mp3's that started around 2001 with the...
Expensive DJ gear for beginners?

Do You Really Need Expensive DJ Gear To Be a Good...

While browsing through my Facebook feed this morning I stumbled on a video that makes a case for starting photographers not to focus on...

Denon DJ Prime Series VS Pioneer DJ: A Status Update

If you are a DjTechZone reader you know I have been following the developments around Denon DJ's new Prime Series very closely. Now, almost...

DJ Hardware And Software Guide

What Is The Best Really Cheap DJ Controller In 2017

Last updated on  There are many really cheap DJ controllers on the market, and if you are on a very, very tight budget, the choice...
Pioneer DJ DJM-750MK2 versus Reloop RMX-90 DVS

Pioneer DJ DJM-750MK2 Versus Reloop RMX-90 DVS, Which One Is The...

Now that Pioneer DJ has brought out the upgraded DJM-750MK2, it's time to place it against its biggest rival: the Reloop RMX-90 DVS.
Pioneer DJ DDJ-SX2 versus Reloop Mixon 4

Best 4 Channel Serato DJ Controller: Reloop Mixon 4 Versus Pioneer...

The Pioneer DJ DDJ-SX2 has been around for a bit now and is considered one of the top DJ controllers for Serato DJ. In...
Best professional DJ controller with built-in screens

Professional DJ Controllers With Built-In Screens: DDJ-RZX VS NS7II VS MCX8000...

Professional DJ Controllers with built-in screens are the best of both worlds: the advantages of using a computer to DJ combined with a fully...
X1800 Prime VS DJM-900NXS2

Prime Series VS NXS2 System: DJM-900NXS2 And X1800 Prime Compared

A few days ago we looked at the Pioneer DJ CDJ-2000NXS2 versus the new Denon DJ SC5000 Prime media player. Today I want to dive...

What Is The Best Serato DJ Controller For Beginners 2017

We have covered Serato DJ controllers extensively here on DjTechZone, but from your reactions, it's clear to me that rather than discussing 1 controller...

DJ Tutorials

Why DJ's use headphones explained

Why DJs Use Headphones When Mixing Explained

User Dj Fisch asked the following question on our Youtube channel: Hi, I am new in the business and I am wondering why DJs always listen shortly...
Plan your DJ backup plan carefully!

How To Prepare For DJ Gear Malfunction: A Backup Plan For...

We all have been there. You are rocking away behind the decks, and suddenly, no sound. It takes a few seconds to sink in,...
Creating and uploading a mix to youtube

Creating And Sharing A DJ Mix On Youtube

How to create, edit and post a DJ mix on Youtube and make sure it stays up? Find out how I did it and learn from my experience!
Using The Pioneer DJ DDJ-SZ With Rekordbox DJ

Using the Pioneer DJ DDJ-SZ With Rekordbox DJ

Last updated on  Update February 2017: What is valid for the Pioneer DDJ-SZ, is certainly valid for the Pioneer DJ DDJ-SZ2! The SZ2 is fully equipped...
What are good djing habits?

What Are Good Djing Habits?

In this post, I would like to explore a number of good DJing habits productive and ambitious DJs should have. It's easy to proclaim yourself a...
Basic dj techniques explained: beatmatching

DJ Techniques: Beatmatching Explained

In the early days of DJing, beatmatching was an essential skill for any DJ. There were no sync buttons, waveforms, bpm counters and phase...

DJ Fairs

Musikmesse 2017 in pictures

Musikmesse 2017: A Few Pictures To Ease The Pain

By now you heard that the DJ part of Musikmesse 2017 (DJCon) was a very disappointing event. Weird format, almost no gear, not to...
Denon DJ Prime Series @ DJCon

Musikmesse 2017: A 2-Minute Tour Of DJCon

Musikmesse 2017 is a big no-show for DJ gear manufacturers. Still we tried to make the best of it and have a short compilation video with what on display.
Reloop Mixon 4 Namm 2017

NAMM 2017: Reloop Mixon 4 DJ Controller Video Overview

I have been trying to get a review unit for a while (after some good networking at Namm one should be coming out my...
Gemini MDJ range

Namm 2017: Gemini New Media Players MDJ-500, MDJ-600 And MDJ-900

Unfortunately, these came in only on Sunday at Namm 2017 so we couldn't check them out. That being said, it's pretty big news as...

Namm 2017: Final Wrap Up And Thoughts

So Namm 2017 is over, and while some might argue that there was not much to see this year, I would certainly say that...
Allen & Heat Xone:PX5

NAMM 2017: Allen & Heath Xone:PX5 Video Introduction

Yes yes, I know this is old news, but I just couldn't miss the chance of checking out the relatively new Xone:PX5 mixer out. So...

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