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Serato DJ 50 pct off sale

Serato DJ Sale: 50 Pct Off, One Week Only!

if you are thinking of buying Serato DJ, this might be the good week. Serato is currently running a 1-week promo and the Serato...
djay Pro version 1.4.3

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

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...
Serato DJ version 1.9.6

Serato DJ 1.9.6 Update Brings DVS Improvements

Serato has just released Serato DJ 1.9.6, containing mainly a series of improvements that should please DVS users. DVS sync improvements New Anti-Drift option which...

DJ Software Guides

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 and Rekordbox...
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 informative piece How to get started...
Starting to DJ in 2017

Serato DJ, Rekordbox DJ And Traktor Pro Beginner DJ Controller Matchup

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 of testing and experimenting, I...
Serato DJ

Best Professional DJ Software 2016: Serato DJ

In our third and latest entry of our best professional DJ software 2016 series, we take an in-depth look at Serato DJ. If you missed the earlier entries, check...
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, check it out here. General overview Rekordbox...
Traktor Pro 2 detailed overview

Best Professional DJ Software 2016: Traktor Pro

Best Professional DJ Software 2016: Traktor Pro is a Dj Software package by Berlin based Native Instruments. It's the software of choice of many (German) techno DJs and as...
djay pro screenshot

What DJ Software To Use As A Starting DJ

Starting to DJ So you are getting into DJing. First of all, congratulations! Contrary to common belief, there cannot ever be too many DJs, I firmly believe there is always...

Features And Editorials

Pioneer DJ XDJ-RX MK2 rendition

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

You know the old saying... Where there is smoke, there is usually fire. Djtechtools posted a piece about the possibility of an XDJ-RX MK2 coming this September, all based on...
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...
Expensive DJ gear for beginners?

Do You Really Need Expensive DJ Gear To Be a Good DJ?

While browsing through my Facebook feed this morning I stumbled on a video that makes a case for starting photographers not to focus on getting expensive gear but rather...

Denon DJ Prime Series VS Pioneer DJ: A Status Update

If you are a DjTechZone reader you know I have been following the developments around Denon DJ's new Prime Series very closely. Now, almost mid-April, it's time to do...

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 overview of DJ controllers,  then...
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 out 3 videos featuring Chris...

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 respected DJ's in their own...
The late Ruth Flowers a.k.a. Mamy Rock

Am I Too Old To DJ?

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 this was too old, or that I was too old to DJ.
What will Pioneer DJ's next move be?

Denon DJ VS Pioneer DJ: the battle of the media player!

2017 started with a bang, and Denon DJ has unleashed their newest media player on the world: the SC5000 Prime. There is also a new mixer, a new turntable and...
DJ Craze performing live

Superstar DJs and Their DJ Gear: DJ Craze

Back in a time when computers were only starting to push through to the mainstream and using them for djing was not even a notion, THE DMC World DJ...
Superstar DJ's and their gear: Laidback Luke!

Superstar DJs and Their DJ Gear: Laidback Luke

Laidback Luke is one of the most interesting DJ's in today's crowded EDM scene. In fact, calling him an EDM DJ doesn't really do him justice since his range & style goes beyond that. Laidback Luke combines effortlessly different genres during his set, crafting a unique vibe.
Chris Liebing Live

Superstar DJs And Their DJ Gear: Chris Liebing

This week we turn to the German techno scene, featuring perfectly beat gridded techno beats, vast echoes & reverbs and lots of technology. Chris Liebing is one of the key...
Felix Da Housecat Live

Superstar DJs And Their DJ Gear: Felix Da Housecat

In our third entry in superstar DJs and their DJ gear, we turn to the legendary Felix Da Housecat, musician, producer and DJ spanning more than 3 decades of creativity. He is...
DJ Jazzy Jeff rocking it

Superstar DJs And Their DJ Gear: DJ Jazzy Jeff

Few DJs have attained such a legendary status as DJ Jazzy Jeff. From his early days as Jazz in the French Prince of Bel-Air with Will Smith, and releasing...

Superstar DJs And Their DJ Gear: Carl Cox

Understanding what gear top DJs use has been a longtime hobby of mine. In the minds of many DJ fans superstar DJs always use the same standard CDJ/DJM setup, but while this...
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...