BT feat. Christian Burns – ‘Paralyzed’

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BT has returned with his new single “Paralyzed”. For the track, the America’s Best DJ nominee reunites with vocalist Christian Burns—recently featured on Tiësto’s A Town Called Paradise—for a soaring progressive house number. Accented with light guitar strumming, BT crafts a deeply melodic ...

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iZotope BreakTweaker: Edit Audio like a Mad Scientist [REVIEW]

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After the success of Stutter Edit, it was inevitable that iZotope and BT would collaborate again on another innovative audio-manipulation plug-in. So, here we are…introducing BreakTweaker, a drum machine, beat sculptor and beat sequencer—all rolled into one. BT (aka legendary ...

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2014 America’s Best DJ Nominees Revealed

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Port Washington, N.Y. –  Who will be America’s Best DJ 2014? Once again, the hotly anticipated nominee list for the America’s Best DJ title is out. As DJ Times has done since the promotion’s 2006 inception, the magazine has released a Top 100 list that includes DJs of all genres balancing ...

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#FreePlayFriday – 5/9/2014

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It’s Friday, so it’s time to your fix of the week’s best free downloads! This week’s picks will get you moving and grooving from the beginning of the night through bedtime. We premiered their album The Drugs Are In Control back in March, but Designer Drugs are already back on the grind with ...

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25th Anniv. Moment – iZotope Stutter Edit [Breakthrough Product]

Originally published: July 2011 Boston-based company iZotope has a solid reputation for making versatile and powerful plug-ins that won’t break the bank. DJ-artist/sound designer Brian Transeau (aka BT) has long been known for creating innovative electronic music, while staying at the ...

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BT Launches MUSE App for Leap Motion Controller

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Throughout his career, BT has continually explored the meeting between music and technology, and he’s aiming to further his pursuit of new sounds with his MUSE app for the Leap Motion controller, available now. Partnering with Berklee College of Music’s Dr. Richard Boulanger for the creation of ...

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Miami Diary, Pt. 3: Boats, Gerber/Diddy Collab & The Festival Flu

Armed with a MacBook Pro, a set of CDJ 2000s, a Pioneer DJM-2000 and an Allen & Heath Xone:K2, Voorn had the crowd losing their minds (seriously—notice the guy on the far left).
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Miami Beach, Fla. – Flying in from New Orleans, following Buku Music + Arts Project (keep your eyes peeled for our upcoming web coverage), I hope can bring a different perspective to Miami Music Week than my DJ Times compatriots Natalie Raben and Chris Caruso, so here goes: Sunday, March 23: I ...

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NAMM: BT to Host & Perform Tonight at 29th Annual TEC Awards

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The 2014 NAMM show officially kicked off yesterday, and the festivities keep rolling tonight with BT handling hosting and performing duties at the 29th Annual Technical Excellence & Creativity Awards. Honoring outstanding technical achievement in sound design and creative achievement in ...

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NAMM 2014: iZotope & BT Release BreakTweaker Beat Sequencer

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iZotope and BT have revealed their latest software collaboration, BreakTweaker, a drum sculpting and beat sequencing plug-in compatible with any DAW and accompanying MIDI controller. Using its three modules: the Sequencer, the Generator and a MicroEdit Engine, BreakTweaker aims to forgo the ...

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BT on New Production Tech: ‘Holy S**t!’

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Emotional Technology: As BT Tours Behind Album No. 9, We Find That He’s Still Embracing the Future Las Vegas – Brian Transeau stands before 2,000 fans at DEF CON 21 in the Rio Hotel and Casino this past summer. He wears a T-shirt, gives the crowd a wave and says how good it feels to... Read More

America’s Best DJ: A Tale of 2 Cities—A Look Back

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This weekend America’s Best DJ Summer Tour Presented by Pioneer DJ ...

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America’s Best DJ: LA Entranced, Bi-Coastal Gigs & a Word with BT

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Markus Schulz Voted America’s Best DJ for 2012

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Bass in Your Face in B’more, Double Duty in LA

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DJ Art Mix Tour to "Stick it" to Tea Party

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Sheening vs. Chilling at Ultra Fest

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BT: New Frontiers

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For over 15 years, Brian Transeau (aka BT) has become one of the foremost pioneers of electronic music. He has successfully blazed new sonic trails, while remaining on the bleeding edge of technology. BTs musical journey began at the age of five. Born in Rockville, Md., he started off studying ...

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More NAMM Noise: St-St-Stutter Edit

BT talks about his Stutter Edit gear that he debuted at NAMM

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The Big Picture as Drawn by BT

BT talks about how the culture of immediacy has impacted DJ culture

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Rocky Mountain High: America's Best DJ Summer Tour Does Denver

You hear about the Denver city bus driver who drove the wrong way on the Interstate? This weekend, that driver will have plenty of time to check out the America’s Best DJ tour, which hits the Rockies and the Global Dance Festival, because he has no job. Hopefully, he’ll be entranced by ...

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