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Serato DJ Pro 2.1.1

Serato DJ Pro 2.1.1 Released! Support For Syncing Roland Drum Machines And More

Serato has released Serato DJ Pro 2.1.1 adding some interesting features to the software, such as OSA re-mapping and support for the Reloop RP-8000 MK2.
Stephen White, Dubset CEO interview

Interview With Stephen White, CEO Of Dubset: The Next Level Of Mix Sharing!

We have been following Dubset for a while now here on DjTechZone, and recently I had a chance to do a phone interview with Dubset's CEO Stephen White. Dubset is an interesting company with an...

Native Instruments Releases Traktor Pro 3.1!

Native Instruments has released Traktor Pro 3.1, featuring some of the cool things we already saw at Namm 2019, but get to experience for real now.
Rekordbox 5.4.4 Public Beta

Rekordbox 5.4.4 Adds Track Data Analysis In The Cloud

A quick word on the beta version for Rekordbox 5.4.4 released in the last few days. In this version, rekordbox will analyze your tracks in the cloud.
Pioneer DJ XDJ-RR

NAMM 2019: First look at the Pioneer DJ XDJ-RR Standalone Media Player

NAMM 2019 is over, but I do have some quick video reviews to share. One of those is the XDJ-RR. It's out since September last year, and since I haven't had the chance to...

Features & Editorials

Will The Replacement Of Music Downloads By Streaming Affect Digital Djing?

As you must know by now, music downloads is a dying business. The rumor that Apple will close down their iTunes store has been...

Yearly Recap: DJ Gear And Software Trends In 2017

It was an awesome year for DJing, with so many new developments and gear coming out that it's hard to keep up. The lines between DJ controllers and independent media players keep blurring, DJ software packages continue to evolve

Awesome Gift Ideas For Young DJ’s 2017

In this article, we discuss some awesome gift ideas for young Dj's that offer excellent value for money, and at the same time have a decent level of quality.

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Culture & Trends

Is Apple Phasing Down iTunes Downloads Starting 2019?

For all we know, no they aren't. Several sources have been reporting that Apple is about to announce a phaseout plan for their iTunes...

Native Instruments Raises USD 59 Million From EMH Partners

Native Instruments, the creators of Traktor Kontrol DJ controllers, Maschine production gear and software and the legendary Traktor Pro DJ software have raised a...

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...

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,...

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 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...

Hardware News

Pioneer DJ Launches the DDJ-200 Smartphone DJ Controller For WeDJ

Pioneer DJ launches the Pioneer DJ DDJ-200, their most affordable DJ controller ever. It works with WeDJ to stream music from services like Beatport LINK.

Turns Out The Mixars Primo Is Still Alive And Well!

After a long wait, the Mixars Primo is finally available. A direct competitor of the Pioneer DJ DDJ-SR2, the Primo looks like an excellent piece of gear!

Pioneer DJ Launches SQUID, A New Sequencer In The TORAIZ Range!

Pioneer DJ launches SQUID, a brand new sequencer in the TORAIZ range of production gear, meant to be the center of your music production setup.

Pioneer DJ DDJ-800 Rekordbox DJ Controller Launched!

The Pioneer DJ DDJ-800 was just launched, a 2 channel version of the bigger 4 channel DDJ-1000. It has all you need to deliver a professional DJ set!

NAMM 2019: Reloop ELite Battle Mixer And RP-8000 MK2 Turntable!

I dropped by the Reloop stand here at NAMM 2019 and were Nick had a lot to say about the new RP-8000 MK2 turntable...

NAMM 2019: Denon DJ Prime 4 First Look!

Jay from Denon DJ was so kind to give us a first tour of the Denon DJ Prime 4, the new standalone player that...