Welcome to Denon DJ Prime Week!

After months of promising, we’ve finally pulled out collective fingers out and brought together the definitive set of reviews for Denon DJ’s bid for a slice of Pioneer DJ’s booth dominance. The reviews of the SC5000 Prime, X1800 Prime, and VL12 Prime will be released over the coming days. For the very best in DJ…

Minirig Mini Is An Ultra-Portable Speaker That Fits In The Palm Of Your Hand

Minirig just announced Minirig Mini, its most compact powered Bluetooth speaker yet – it’s so small it can be slipped in your pocket. It’s got a 52mm speaker driver (most DJ headphones hover between 40-50mm) and Minirig claims that it delivers deep bass given its size. It has a built-in rechargeable battery that lasts up…

Mixes Of The Week: 15/1/17

This week’s top mixes include Afriqua at Portland R&S release party, rRoxymore’s leftfield selections and Lee Gamble’s hip-hop explorations. rRoxymore’s Leftfield Selections. Musician, producer and DJ rRoxymore’s multifaceted career has seen her producing on Ataris, studying composition in Paris and releasing techno in Berlin. In this recording, she performs a 90-minute RA Live set of leftfield selections, techno and…

Open source Mixxx gets v2.1 beta for Windows, macOS, and Linux

You’d think that fully featured DJ software (effects, mapping, and DVS) would cost a fortune to create, and have a price tag to match. But the open source Mixxx has just reached v2.1, bringing some very nice features. And that’s for Windows, macOS, and Linux too. For the very best in DJ gear news, check…

Shoehorning Serato DJ inside the portablist PT01 Scratch

While the portablist world seems to run on a never ending stream of analogue 7″ releases, it’s just a matter of time before the digital age kicks in for portablists. And DJ Underkut has brought it even closer by modding the Denon DS1 Serato DJ interface inside the ubiquitous PT01 Scratch. For the very best…

Intua updates BeatMaker to v3.0.9

Intua has updated BeatMaker to v3.0.9. The update is now available on the App Store. Overall improvements: Parameters controlled by a macro will now act as macro knobs themselves, rather than [Read More] Read the full story

Waves updates plug-ins to v9.92

All Waves plugins have been updated to version 9.92. This across-the-board update offers improvements and bug fixes. Changes: Added: Waves instruments now allow saving presets in the preset menu [Read More] Read the full story

Audio Helper Project updates Samplism to v1.2.2 for Mac

Audio Helper Project has updated Samplism to version 1.2.2. Enhancements: The Samplism app’s window position and layout are automatically saved and restored at launch: you can also disable this [Read More] Read the full story