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Serato DJ 1.9.8 upgrade

Serato DJ 1.9.8 Released, Adds Support For DDJ-SR2 and DJM-S3!

Price: Free if you have a license, USD 99 otherwise Manufacturer: Serato More Info: download Serato DJ 1.9.8 Availability: now! Serato DJ 1.9.8 has dropped, adding support...
Pioneer DJ DJM-S3

Pioneer DJ Launches DJM-S3 Serato DJ 2 Channel Mixer

Price: USD 499 Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ More Info: Pioneer DJ DJM-S3 product page Availability: September 2017 After the launch of the DDJ-SR2, Pioneer DJ also presented today the...
Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2

Pioneer DJ Launches DDJ-SR2 Serato DJ Controller

Price: USD 699 Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ More Info: Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2 product page Availability: September 2017 Pioneer DJ has launched an upgrade to the original DDJ-SR Serato...

Features And Editorials

djay Pro on the iPhone 7 versus the iPhone X

What The iPhone X Means For DJ Apps: A First Mock-Up

Now the iPhone X is out, DJ app developers can start working (and for sure they already are) on using that extra screen size to stuff even more controls...
Is there an XDJ-2000 coming soon??

Pioneer DJ, Give Us The XDJ-2000, Now!

It has been over half a year since Denon DJ launched their new Prime series, and by now we expected Pioneer DJ to come back in furious anger and...
Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX MK2 updated rendition

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

Update 2: The real thing is out! Check the XDJ-RX2 full details here. Updated: Djtechtools updated their original article with what could be a leaked picture of the actual real...
Top earning DJ's in 2017.

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

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 top. Before moving on, let's look...
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 release of the very first...

Hardware News

DJ software and DJ hardware issues with macOS High Sierra

macOS High Sierra DJ Software And Hardware Compatibility Overview

With the official launch of macOS 10.13, otherwise known as High Sierra upon us it's important to know the risks of upgrading your Mac to the new OS the...
Pioneer DJ DDJ-SX2 gold version

Pioneer DJ Releases DDJ-SX2 In Pimpin Gold Version!

Price: USD 1.149 Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ More Info: Pioneer DJ DDJ-SX2 product page Availability: now Pioneer DJ is into releasing limited editions of their gear these days, with the white CDJ-2000NXS2...
Pioneer DJ CDJ-2000 NXS2 and DJM-900 NXS2

Pioneer DJ Releases DJM-900NX2 And CDJ-2000NXS2 In White

Pioneer DJ Releases DJM-900NX2 And CDJ-2000NXS2 in white, and as a limited edition. The players are otherwise identical to their black counterparts.
Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX2 Youtube videos

Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX2 Demo Videos Hit Youtube

If you are, like me, excited by the arrival of the Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX2, then you are eagerly awaiting actual footage of the unit. Of course, this being DjTechZone, I...
Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX2

Pioneer DJ Launches The XDJ-RX2 All-In-One DJ System

Pioneer DJ launches XDJ-RX2 All-In-One DJ system including a high-resolution touchscreen, support for Rekordbox DJ 5.0, and 8 performance pads per channel.

Culture And Trends

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 DJ, and overall cool dude...
Roger Sanchez NSX2 set

Roger Sanchez Killing It On The CDJ-2000NXS2/DJM-900NXS2 – updated!

Yesterday I was checking out the latest sets on DJsounds (If you are a fan of good DJs, good mixes and Pioneer DJ gear, I can warmly recommend it)...
Spotify buys Soundcloud?

Is Spotify Buying Soundcloud?

The rumour mill is going strong, the word on the street is that Spotify is about to acquire Soundcloud. Soundcloud has been struggling over the last few years to...
The Future of Djing

The Future Of DJing Might Look Like This

It's hard to predict the future. One good indicator of what will be lies in examining the past. This is because history has a tendency to repeat itself, probably...

Beatport Expands Genres

Beatport is about to expand their categorisation  with a host of new entries to cater for the ever growing electronic music genres that exist and are created every day. The change...

Software News

Rekordbox DJ 5.0

Pioneer DJ Introduces Rekordbox 5.0 DJ Software

Price: Free to download Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ More Info: Product page for Rekordbox Availability: now! Pioneer DJ just released the new version of Rekordbox, Rekordbox 5.0. We covered the beta version...
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 brings support for two of...
Native Instruments Traktor Kontrol S4 + DVS expansion.

Buy A Traktor Kontrol S4 And Get Free Control Vinyl

Lately, Native Instruments has been doing a lot of promos around their older gear. Usually, that means a stock clean up to make room for something new. But in...
Virtual DJ 8 now supports the Pioneer DJ XDJ-1000MK2 and the XDJ-RX!

Virtual DJ 8 Now Supports Pioneer DJ XDJ-1000MK2 And XDJ-RX

Price: depends on your license choice. USD 299 for the Pro license. Manufacturer: Atomix More Info: Virtual DJ homepage Virtual DJ 8 has been around for a while now,...
Pioneer DJ's Rekordbox DJ 5.0 Beta is out!

Pioneer DJ Rekordbox 5.0 Beta Is Here, And It’s Flat!

update: check all the details and download the new Rekordbox 5.0 version here. Pioneer DJ's Rekordbox 5.0 Beta is out, and the first evident change is the new, flat cleaner...

Weekly Recap

Technics SL-1200GR

Weekly Recap: Mojaxx Reviews Technics SL-1200GR, CDJ-1000MK3 Gets NSX Like Screen

Mojaxx reviews the Technics SL-1200GR When the DJ world found out Panasonic was dusting off the Technics brand name and planning to release a whole new line of SL turntables,...
Laidback Luke At Ultra 2017

Weekly Recap: Denon DJ SC5000 @ Ultra, Seth Troxler DJ Luggage, A Raspberry PI Based DVS

Laidback Luke Using The Denon DJ SC5000 At ULTRA Last week the world got to see the Denon DJ Prime Series in a big festival setting for the first time:...
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 to Denon DJ. The first...
Z-JAY Tablet

Weekly Recap: Z-JAY Tablet Foldable 3 Sceen DJ Surface, Best Traktor Pro Controller

Z-JAY Tablet 3 Screen Dedicated DJ Touch Surface The Z-JAY tablet is a 3 screen, foldable touch surface. It consists of 3 screens, one for each deck and the central...
Serato DJ 1.9.6 Public Beta

Weekly Recap: Serato DJ 1.9.6 Public Beta, MixBox2 DJ Set Recorder,

Serato DJ 1.9.6 Public Beta Serato has released a public beta of Serato DJ, version 1.9.6. This version focuses mainly on DVS improvements, so if you are not a Serato...

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