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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 DJM-REC

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 Engine Prime

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,...
Rekordbox Lyric

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.

DJ Software Guides

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: Pioneer DJ More Info: Rekordbox...

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 DJ compare,...

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...

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 of testing and experimenting, I...

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 missed the earlier entries, check...

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. Update: check...

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 such...

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

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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Want a Numark DJ2GO2 for free? Join our mailing list and if you are lucky, we will be shipping you a brand new DJ2GO2 right to your home!

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...

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...

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 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...

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...

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...

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...

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.

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...

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 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.

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...

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...

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...