March 18, 2012
Pioneer, the maker of industry standard CD players and mixers, recently announced their latest creation, the RMX-1000. You could be think of the RMX-1000 as the successor to EFX-1000, but that really doesn’t do it justice. The RMX-1000 is not simply a flashy piece of hardware with blinking lights – though it sure is shiny. The new remix station is really a hardware and software package designed with today’s DJs in mind.
February 20, 2012
The fine folks over at Loopmasters have launched a brand new web-store devoted to plugins. It’s easy to search or browse for new plugins whether you’re looking for a new compressor or soft synth. Read the full press release for more information on Pluginboutique and how to get a free sample CD from Loopmasters.
September 6, 2009
Think you’re the next big DJ or Producer? Here are three contests that you can enter to get your name out there and win some cool prizes. Spin Out Records is holding a remix competition for Adam Shaw’s “Organyc”. The winner will receive a Vestax VCM-600. Entries must be submitted by October 1st 2009. Head […]
August 7, 2009
Mixxx is an open-source DJ mixing program for Windows, Mac OSX and Linux. It allows anyone with a computer to mix without spending any money. The 1.7.0 update brings customizable Midi scripting, a slew of bug fixes, and support for a wider range of Midi controllers. While I have not tried Mixxx myself, it has […]
April 28, 2009
Beatportal, Beatport’s music community, announced its Depeche Mode Remix Contest. Depeche Mode has made the parts of “Peace” – the first single off of the band’s new album Sounds of the Universe – available for download for $3.99. The winning remix will be released by Mute Records and available to purchase on Beatport.com. The song […]
April 23, 2009
The newest version of Serato’s Scratch Live software was released a few days ago. As always, it is a free download for all Scratch Live users. Some of the most prominent feature of the update are the new SP-6 Sample Player, support for the new SL3 interface and the Pioneer MEP-7000, loop roll and much […]