DJ Software Reviews

Serato DJ versus Rekordbox DJ

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

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...
Beginner DJ controller matchup

What DJ Software And DJ Controller To Choose As A Beginner 2017

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

Best Professional DJ Software 2016: Serato DJ

In our third and latest entry in our best professional DJ software 2016 series, we take an in-depth look at Serato DJ. If you...
Rekordbox DJ software

Best Professional DJ Software 2016: Rekordbox DJ

In our second entry in this series, we take a look at Rekordbox DJ. If you missed our first entry focusing on Traktor Pro,...

DJ Tutorials

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 at their headphones. Can someone...

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 sound. It takes a few seconds to sink in, but the booing crowd pulls...

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

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 to support the newest features...

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 DJ, but achieving results only...

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 meters to rely on, and...

New Years Eve DJ Gig: My Learnings

This last New Year I accepted to do a New Years Eve DJ gig at a friends place, and I did pick up some good learnings that I would like to share...

DJ Software News

Rekordbox Version 5.2 Launched, Activates Lighting Mode!

Rekordbox version 5.2 has arrived, and the new Lighting Mode that we saw at NAMM 2018 is now available. This feature brings DMX controlled lighting to Rekordbox and Rekordbox DJ, allowing for any DJ, even those on a tight budget, build synchronized light shows for their sets. 

New Roland DJ Controllers Drum Sounds, FX Released

Roland just released new firmware for their DJ controller series, the DJ-202, DJ-505, and the DJ-808. It contains new Roland DJ controller drum sound and FX. Find out more inside!

NAMM 2018: Denon DJ Syncs Your Lights Through STAGELINQ and TIMECODE

Denon DJ is integrating the TimeCode technology from Dutch manufacturer BLCKBOOK into the SC5000 Prime media player, using their StagelinQ protocol.

NAMM 2018: Phase Is Set To Revolutionize DVS With Wireless Setup

Enter Phase. This system, presented at Namm, consists of two remote units to be placed on top of your vinyl, a base station that does the signal processing and connects your mixer's outputs to your DVS software. 

Pioneer DJ Releases DJM-REC, Record Your Mixes Easily!

Pioneer DJ Releases DJM-REC, a new app for IOS that can record your DJ sets from supported DJM mixers. It has several features to improve the loudness and the low-end of your mix, and you can share your mix easily from the app.

Denon DJ Releases Engine Prime 1.1, Adds Support For iTunes

IN SHORT Price: Free Manufacturer: Denon DJ More Info: Engine Prime product page Availability: now!   Engine Prime, the flagship music management software for the SC5000 Prime player, has been upgraded to version...

Pioneer DJ Introduces Rekordbox Lyric, Add Lyrics To Your Tracks!

Pioneer DJ has just launched Rekordbox Lyric, a feature in Rekordbox DJ that allows to add lyrics to your tracks in Rekordbox and display them while you are playing.

Pioneer DJ Launches Rekordbox 5.1, Comes With Automix!

Pioneer DJ Launches Rekordbox 5.1, and it comes with two interesting new features: automix that allows smoother automatic mixing of tracks since the phrase of the tracks is analyzed, and an improved related tracks feature.

Algoriddim Releases djay Pro 2 for Mac, Comes With AI Automix!

Algoriddim has released djay Pro 2 for Mac, and it comes with a host of new features. The stand-out feature being the new AI assisted Automix.

Black Friday DJ Gear And DJ Software Deals!

From today until Cyber Monday, you can do mad Black Friday Dj gear deals. Also, DJ software manufacturers also have some nice promotions going on. We have looked around and assembled a few interesting deals for you!