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Pioneer DJ DDJ-RX

Pioneer DJ DDJ-RX Rekordbox DJ Controller Review And Video

Price range*: $$$ (check current price) Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ Rating:  Bottomline: Compact but fully featured Rekordbox DJ controller, with pro features. *Prices Ranges in USD:...
Denon DJ MCX8000 Serato DJ and Engine controller.

Denon DJ MCX8000 Serato DJ And Engine DJ Controller Review And Video

A whole host of features for an amazing value, the Denon DJ MCX8000 delivers on all fronts, from tight integration with Serato DJ to Engine standalone mode.
Pioner DJ DDJ-SB2

Pioneer DJ DDJ-SB2 Serato DJ Controller Review & Video

  Price range*: $ (check current price) Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ Rating: Bottomline: Nice entry level controller for Serato DJ and a good upgrade from...

DJ Trade Show Reviews

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 speak of anything newsworthy. The...
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 way pretty soon) so I...
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 Gemini brings out an new...

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 "not much" is still an...
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 in this video, Jamie introduces...

Namm 2017: Mixars Quattro Video Introduction

As far as Serato DJ DVS mixers go, the Mixars Quattro is one serious piece of equipment. I did an article on it before Namm, but now I have...
Mixars Uno

NAMM 2017: Mixars Uno Video Introduction

Besides the other cool new goodies such as Mixars' first DJ controller (Mixars Primo) and the fantastic looking new mixer Quattro, Mixars has also unveiled the Mixars Uno, a 2 channel...
Reloop RMX-90 DVS

NAMM 2017: Reloop RMX-90 DVS Video Introduction

As promised, I dropped by the Reloop stand at NAMM 2017 last Saturday, as always small but very, very busy and met up with Craig for a rundown on...
Denon DJ V12 Prime

Namm 2017: Denon DJ VL12 Prime Turntable Video Introduction

The Denon DJ VL12 Prime might look strangely familiar, and that is because it was essentially presented in an earlier incarnation at Namm 2016. Now it is part of the...
Gemini MAS-1

NAMM 2017: Gemini MAS-1 Performance Controller Introduction Video

As reported earlier, Gemini has launched their first Ableton Live controller, and it is a bit different than the rest. Craig, product manager at Gemini, explains what the approach was...
Mixars Primo

Namm 2017: Mixars Primo Prototype Video Introduction

Mixars have been really busy of late and today I had a chance to check out the Mixars Primo. I already reported on the controller but seeing it for real...
Gemini SDJ-4000 Namm 2017

NAMM 2017: Gemini SDJ-4000 Standalone DJ Controller Video Intro

I stopped by the Gemini both today and after an excellent chat with Craig he took me through the key features of the upcoming SDJ-4000. Now when the first pics...
Denon DJ Prime Series

Namm 2017: Denon DJ SC5000 Prime Media Player, X1800 Prime Mixer Video!

The big story of NAMM 2017 is, of course, the launch of the Prime Series: the Denon DJ SC5000 Prime media player, the X1800 Prime mixer and the V12...
Pioneer DJ DDJ-SZ2

Namm 2017: Quick Look At the Pioneer DJ DDJ-SZ2

Pioneer DJ shows that they continue to support the Serato DJ community by releasing the Pioneer DJ DDJ-SZ2, the successor of the slightly legendary Pioneer DJ DDJ-SZ1. Not much has...
Pioneer DJ Toraiz AS-1

NAMM 2017: Pioneer DJ Launches Toraiz AS-1

First day of NAMM 2017, and DJ/Producers already have some new Pioneer DJ gear to obsess over: the Pioneer DJ Toraiz AS-1. As you know, I'm not very familiar...
Gemini MAS-1

Namm 2017: Gemini MAS-1 Performance Controller

With the MAS-1 Gemini enters new terrain, challenging existing midi controllers such as the Ableton Push and the Novation Launchpad. Unlike the above controllers, the MAS-1 isn't a clip based...
Mixars Quattro

Namm 2017: Mixars Presents the Mixars Quattro Serato DJ Mixer

Not content with only showing off the Mixars Primo, the first DJ controller from Mixars, they also presented the Mixars Quattro, a 4 channel fully featured Serato DJ mixer. The eyecatcher...
Mixars Primo

NAMM 2017: Mixars Primo 2 Channel Serato DJ Controller

Mixars, the Italian DJ gear manufacturer and the new kid on the block have launched their first DJ controller, the Mixars Primo. First of all, I love the name, because...
Reloop RMX-90 DVS

Namm 2017: Reloop RMX-90 DVS Mixer For Serato DJ

Reloop is presenting a new Serato DJ DVS mixer at Namm this year, the RMX-90 DVS. We are talking a 4 channel mixer ready to use with Serato DJ DVS....

DJ Gear Guide Quick Reviews

Numark NVII

Numark NVII Serato DJ Controller Quick Overview

The Numark NVII is fantastic and compact DJ controller for Serato DJ. The built-in screens allow you to focus on your performance and the unit has professional grade features.  BACK...
Denon DJ MC4000

Denon DJ MC4000 Serato Controller Quick Overview

The Denon DJ MC4000 is a solid piece of DJ gear, with enough features to interest mobile DJ's on a budget. It even has TRS booth and XLR master...
Pioneer DJ DJM-750MK2

Pioneer DJ DJM-750MK2 4 Channel Club Mixer Quick Overview

The Pioneer DJ DJM-750MK2 is a welcome update to the original DJM-750, with several added features that come straight from the top of the line DJM-900NXS2. All that at...

Pioneer DJ DJM-450 Mixer Review And Video

Our Pioneer DJ DJM-450 mixer review and video. We check all the features, from the sound color FX through the send & return features. Check it out inside!
Reloop Mixon 4

Reloop Mixon 4 Serato DJ And IOS DJ Controller Review And Video

The Reloop Mixon 4 is 4 channel mixer for Serato DJ with dock for an iPad Pro 12.9 inch, supporting Algoriddim's djay Pro on IOS and Android.
Pioneer XDJ-1000MK2 media player

Pioneer DJ XDJ-1000MK2 Media Player Review And Video

Check out our Pioneer DJ XDJ-1000mk2 media player review, a full-size media player with similar features as the CDJ-2000nxs2 but at half the price.
Allen & Heath Xone:PX5 DJ club mixer

Allen & Heath Xone:PX5 Review And Video

The newest entry in Allen & Heat's mixer range, the PX5 is well built, sounds great and has a wealth of inputs & outputs. The onboard filter & FX module make the offering complete.
Numark NS6II

Numark NS6II Serato DJ DJ Controller Quick Overview

The Numark NS6II combines many things of recent Numark/Denon DJ controllers (the jog wheels with center LCD screens from the Mixtrack Platinum, the touch-capacitive knobs from the NSVII and...
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.
Denon DJ SC5000 Prime

Denon DJ SC5000 Quick Overview

The Denon DJ SC5000 is a true multimedia player, accepting USB media and SD cards. It has a magnificent high-definition multitouch display that works just like a tablet, and...
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

  Price range: $$$ (check current price) Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ Rating: Bottomline: The XDJ-700 is an excellent introduction into the XDJ/CDJ world. *Prices Ranges in USD: -300:$ || 300-500:$$ ||...
Allen & Heath Xone:XP5

Allen & Heath Xone:PX5 Mixer Quick Overview

Matching its signature analogue sound with solid build quality, extensive filter options and Traktor Scratch ready soundcard, the Xone:PX5 doesn't come cheap but delivers on all fronts, both if you are a...
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, almost 2 years ago. The lack of jogwheels, the build in screens, the 4...
Reloop Mixon 4

Reloop Mixon 4 Quick Overview

Reloop launches the Mixon 4, a 4 channel controller designed for Serato DJ and Algoriddim djay. It supports Serato DJ on Mac and PC, and Algoriddim djay or djay...
Pioneer DJ DDJ-RB

Pioneer DJ DDJ-RB Rekordbox DJ Controller Review And Video

he DDJ-RB, being an entry-level controller, has a full plastic body. Still, the build quality is solid and everything seems to be attached well. The dimensions are the same as the DDJ-SB2, so if you own an SB2 case it will fit.
Denon DJ MC7000 top view

Denon DJ MC7000 Quick Overview

Denon DJ is on a roll. After the MCX8000 now they come with a smaller version without screens: the MC7000. Smaller, no screens, but the MC7000 has a few...
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z2

Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z2 Mixer Quick Review

The Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol Z2 is a two channel analogue mixer tightly integrated with Traktor Pro. It supports the Traktor Scratch DVS and has many handy on board...

Pioneer DJ CDJ-2000NXS2 Quick Review

The CDJ-2000NXS2 is the latest version of Pioneer's DJ flaghsip media player. Boosting a high-resolution touchscreen, 4 hotcue buttons, a new matte finish and more features you can probably...
Pioneer DJ DDJ-WeGO4

Pioneer DJ DDJ-WeGO4 Quick Review

The Pioneer DJ DDJ-WeGO4 is already the 4th generation of the WeGO entry-level series. It supports IOS djing with Algoriddim djay and the news Pioneer DJ WeDJ app. It...