Gear Reviews

Roland DJ-808

Roland DJ-808 Serato DJ Controller And Sequencer Review And Video

When I received my review unit in the mail, the first thing that surprised me was how light the DJ-808 is. Usually, top of the line DJ controllers are quite heavy, a testament to all the advanced technology they usually carry.
Numark Mixtrack Platinum

Numark Mixtrack Platinum Serato DJ Controller Review And Video

I must confess I was really excited with the Platinum when it came out. I already liked the Mixtrack Pro 3, but the added gain knobs and above all the LCD screens in the center of each jog wheel really spoke to me as a DJ.
Pioneer DJ XDJ-700

Pioneer DJ XDJ-700 Rekordbox Media Player Review And Video

Pioneer DJ XDJ-700 at a glance Pioneer Pro DJ XDJ-700 The XDJ-700 is an excellent introduction into the XDJ/CDJ world. Rating: Price: Approx USD 650 First impressions The Pioneer DJ XDJ-700 is...
Pioneer DJ DDJ-RB

Pioneer DJ DDJ-RB Rekordbox DJ Controller Review And Video

Pioneer DJ DDJ-RB At a glance Excellent value for money, considering the included Rekordbox DJ license. Fully featured, entry level controller that looks the part. Rating: Price:...

How To Choose Your First DJ Controller

In this post, I explore the things to keep in mind when buying your first DJ controller. If you are rather looking for an...
Chris Liebing gear overview

Superstar DJs And Their DJ Gear: Chris Liebing Part 2

Last year I did a piece in our Superstar DJ's and their gear series featuring German techno DJ Chris Liebing. Last week, Native Instruments put...

Denon DJ Prime Series Update: The Battle For The DJ’s

Last week, two Very Important DJ's jumped ship and moved from Pioneer DJ to Denon DJ gear: Laidback Luke and Paul Oakenfold. Both are extremely...
The late Ruth Flowers a.k.a. Mamy Rock

Why Starting To DJ When Over 40 Is A Great Idea

I'm over 40 and I started to DJ when I was in my early 30's. Nothing wrong with it, and I never felt that...
djay Pro version 1.4.3

djay Pro for Mac Updated: Pioneer DJ NXS2/TOUR1 Support, Enhanced Touch...

Price: € 49.99 / USD 49.99 Manufacturer: Algoriddim More Info: djay Pro for Mac product page djay Pro for Mac has been updated to version...
Laidback Luke Denon DJ Master Class

Weekly Recap: Laidback Luke On Fire, Stream Mixes Online, Soundcloud Update

Laidback Luke Performing One Denon DJ Prime Series Laidback Luke is not wasting any time, and this week he posted two videos around his move...

How To Choose Your First DJ Controller

In this post, I explore the things to keep in mind when buying your first DJ controller. If you are rather looking for an...
Numark NTX1000 top

Numark NTX1000 Turntable Launched

Price: USD 399 Manufacturer: Numark More Info: Numark NTX1000 product page You can never have too many turntables. Numark knows this and adds to the pile with the...

Dj Software And DJ Hardware Guide

Best 4 channel entry level mixer

Best Entry Level 4 Channel DJ Club Mixer 2017

Last updated on  DJ Mixers come in all shapes and types, but the most popular format has to be the 4 channel, 12 inch one....
Rekordox DJ VS Serato DJ

Which DJ Software Package Is The Best: Rekordbox DJ Or Serato...

If you are a new DJ and wondering what software/hardware to go for, we got you covered here on DjTechZone. You can check out...
Best DJ controllers for IOS and Android

Best IOS DJ Controller In 2017

Last updated on  IOS and Android compatible DJ controllers have been around for a while now, and are more and more maturing into professional DJ...
Starting to DJ in 2017

How To Get Started With DJing In 2017

Last updated on  if you are wondering how to get started with DJing in 2017, then you have come to right place. After years of...
Denon DJ SC5000 Prime

Denon DJ SC5000 Quick Overview

The Denon DJ SC5000 is a true multimedia player, accepting USB media and SD cards....
Traktor Kontrol S8

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S8 Quick Review

The Traktor Kontrol S8 made a lot of noise when it came out in 2014,...
Reloop Mixon 4

Reloop Mixon 4 Quick Overview

Reloop launches the Mixon 4, a 4 channel controller designed for Serato DJ and Algoriddim...
Denon DJ MC7000 top view

Denon DJ MC7000 Quick Review

Denon DJ is on a roll. After the MCX8000 now they come with a smaller...

Pioneer DJ CDJ-2000NXS2 Quick Review

The CDJ-2000NXS2 is the latest version of Pioneer's DJ flaghsip media player. Boosting a high-resolution...
Plan your DJ backup plan carefully!

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

We all have been there. You are rocking away behind the decks, and suddenly, no...
video

Creating And Sharing A Demo Mix On Youtube

In an effort to give you more insight and understanding of the DJ hardware I review...
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...
Good DJ Habits

Good Djing Habits

In this post I would like to explore a number of good DJing habits productive and ambitious...
Basic DJ Techniques 101: Beatmatching

Basic DJ Techniques 101: Beatmatching

In the early days of DJing, beatmatching was an essential skill for any DJ. There...
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...
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...

Namm 2017: Final Wrap Up And Thoughts

So Namm 2017 is over, and while some might argue that there was not much...
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...

Namm 2017: Mixars Quattro Video Introduction

As far as Serato DJ DVS mixers go, the Mixars Quattro is one serious piece...
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