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Rekordbox 5.0

Rekordbox 5.0 Full Feature Breakdown: How Good Is It?

Price: Rekordbox 5.0 is free. Modules come at a cost (Rekb DJ: 139 USD, Rekb DVS: 109 USD, Rekb Video: 159 USD) Manufacturer:...

Which DJ Software Package Is The Best: djay Pro Or Traktor Pro?

There are many DJ software packages to choose from, and we have covered most of them here on DjTechZone. Last time we looked at how...
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...

Software News

Denon DJ’s Engine Prime Will Work With The MCX8000 Soon!

Denon DJ is announcing today the beta testing program for the next MCX8000 firmware update. Among many improvements and fixes, this update will finally enable the MCX8000 to work...

Serato DJ Pro And Serato DJ Lite Released, Adds Practice Mode!

We have talked about the new Serato version before, but now it's official: Serato DJ and Serato DJ Intro are no more, say hello to Serato DJ Pro and Serato DJ Lite!

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!

Serato DJ Pro Is Coming, But What Will Be In It?

Serato DJ Pro (or version 2.0) is coming soon and the internet has been full of speculation over the last few days. The software is still in private beta and will probably hit public beta around January, just in time for winter Namm.

Pulselocker Stops Working In DJ Apps: What Happened?

Yesterday, at around 22:00 CET, Pulselocker shut down its services and effective from that moment, none of their integrations in Serato DJ or Rekordbox DJ will longer work. This was...

Serato DJ 1.9.10 Is Out, Supports Denon DJ Prime Series!

Serato DJ 1.9.10 has arrived with support for the Mixars Quattro, the Denon DJ SC5000 Prime and the X1800 Prime with full DVS support for the latter.

Traktor Pro Launches Version 2.11.1, Adds Track Colour Coding

Traktor Pro has launched version 2.11.1, adding color coding to all your tracks. The color coding will show up in all your searches and playlists, allowing you to sort and filter based on which color it has.

Pioneer DJ And TCSupply Partner Up To Control Lights With ShowKontrol

Price: USD 1999 (ShowKontrol Live) Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ/TCSupply More Info: TCSupply product page for ShowKontrol Availability: ShowKontrol available October 19th 2017, Pioneer DJ licensing deal starts Q1 2018 Pioneer DJ has announced...

Serato DJ Releases Version 1.9.9, Support For Roland DJ-202 And DJ-505

Price: Free if you have a license, USD 99 otherwise Manufacturer: Serato More Info: download Serato DJ 1.9.9 Availability: now! It's always good to see a new version of Serato DJ, even...

Pioneer DJ Launches WeDJ application for Android

Price: USD 1 Manufacturer: Pioneer DJ More Info: WeDJ Android Google Play page Availability: now! Pioneer DJ has been active on so many fronts now that it's hard to keep...

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...