Tag: technology

Technics Releases More Affordable SL-1200GR Turntable Model

Technics Releases More Affordable SL-1200GR Turntable Model

The new Technics turntable has finally hit the shelves after heavy anticipation. After previously being announced at a conference early on in 2017, the release date for the SL-1200GR model was pushed back from its initially-scheduled April launch and finally made its way to stores as the summer comes to a close. The SL-1200GR […]

Roland & Serato Mix 808 and 909 Drum Machines With New Controllers

Roland & Serato Mix 808 and 909 Drum Machines With New Controllers

Later this year, Roland and Serato will be releasing the DJ-505 and DJ-202 hybrid drum machine/controllers. The two new hybrid controllers are cheaper and down-sized versions of the DJ-808, which was released last year, and continues the trend of bringing more affordable products to a larger potential audience. Both controllers are equipped with 808 and 909 samples to the familiar […]

Roland Adds TR-08 and SH-01A To Boutique Lineup of Products

Roland Adds TR-08 and SH-01A To Boutique Lineup of Products

Roland is expanding its boutique line of products. This week, the TR-08 and SH-01A were added to the small-scaled product line, representing compact and more affordable versions of the TR-808 drum machine and SH-101 synth mono synth, respectively. Both products come equipped with Roland’s ACB technology with the TR-08 featuring a variety of new controls and 10 outputs via […]

Pioneer Introduces Brand New DJM-750MK2 Mixer For $1,199

Pioneer Introduces Brand New DJM-750MK2 Mixer For $1,199

Pioneer is adding a brand new, 4-channel mixer to its arsenal this coming fall. With a release set for early next month, the DJM-750MK2 Mixer has already turned a lot of heads for two major reasons. The first being the price tag compared to one of the industry standard’s, Pioneer’s DJM-900NXS2. The […]

Press Your Own Vinyl at Home With The Vinyl Recorder T560

Press Your Own Vinyl at Home With The Vinyl Recorder T560

Yes indeed, you read that title correctly. This piece certainly appeals to only a small, niche market, but with the help of The Vinyl Recorder T560 you can quite literally press your own vinyl records at home. Despite not being a new product at all, the T560 was on display last year […]

Music Is For Listening & Dancing, Not Watching

Music Is For Listening & Dancing, Not Watching

Attending a modern-day electronic music event is truly a fascinating experience. From the large crowds to the captivating lights, a DJ set at a major club or festival is something of sheer beauty. As an attendee of these events it can be mesmerizing seeing one of your favorite DJs take […]

Technology and the DJ

Ever since my first rave, I’ve been obsessed with electronic music.  Whether it’s techno, house, trance, DnB, or even dubstep, it’s all good.  Rave started for me when I began attending parties in 2007.  I fell in love and was completely hooked, spending all my money on tickets to raves […]