July 10, 2012
Learn how to take your DJ mixes to the next level with filters. This video starts with an explanation of the controls that you would find on a typical audio filter. Afterwords, I introduce the Filter effect in Traktor Pro 2 and demonstrate how you can use filters to create more interesting transitions in your DJ mixes.
May 1, 2011
One lesser-known feature in Traktor Pro 2 is Cruise Mode, a way for you to automatically mixes tracks grouped together in a playlist. This tutorial shows you how to use cruise mode and the software settings associated with it.
July 16, 2010
I showed you how to automate BPM changes in Ableton Live in a previous video tutorial. Youtube user Birdhouse19 left a comment asking how to do this on the fly instead of automating it. In this video I will go over 3 ways to change the BPM in the mix.
July 2, 2010
In this video I show you how to correctly set the levels on your mixer to ensure that you are not sending a distorted signal out of your mixer.
April 2, 2010
Many DJs use Ableton Live to mix when away from the decks. In this video I’ll show you how to complete a DJ mix in Ableton Live’s arrangement view using automation.
September 10, 2009
New DJs often ask how to start and end a mix. There is no right or wrong way. Here are 5 ways to start and end a DJ mix: If you are playing after another DJ, mix out of the previous DJs last track. Likewise, if another DJ is playing after you, let them mix […]