[Musikmesse 2017] Video: Reloop RMX-90 Serato DJ Mixer

We’re here at the Musikmesse Show in Frankfurt, and in what appears to be a quiet year for DJ and production gear, the first item that caught our eye was the new Reloop RMX90 Serato DVS mixer, on show for the first time. Nik from Reloop took five minutes to talk us through the unit….

My Lessons 20 Years After Starting A Club Night

A couple of days ago, a photo of a flyer popped up in my Facebook feed that stopped me in my tracks. It was for a club night I’d been co-running for a couple of years and that we had just moved to a new venue in Manchester, England, as a monthly party. That club…

Big News: Dance Music Formula Full Course Now Open

Big news: We have just this minute opened up our full Dance Music Formula online video training course, the complete guide to producing and releasing professional-quality dance music for DJs. This has been over a year in the making, and we’re really proud of it – we hope you like it too. Be one of…

Over To You: Can I Jam With Another DJ Halfway Around The World?

Digital DJ Tips member Flavien Robert writes: “I’m looking to do a back-to-back live stream with a friend (my DJ mentor, actually), except he’s in Japan and I’m in France. Would you know of any application allowing us to do that? I found lots of stuff on live streaming, but nothing for several DJs in…

Ikutaro Kakehashi, Roland Founder & Inventor Of TR-808, Dies

Ikutaro Kakehashi, Roland founder and the man behind so many iconic instruments including the TB-303 bassline machine and the TR-808 and TR-909 drum machines, has died at 80. His influence was huge, and it is no underestimation to say that without these devices, dance music simply wouldn’t have sounded how it does today. The post…