Pioneer DJ Launches KUVO Clubbing Network Website & App

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Pioneer DJ is trying to transform the way clubbers, DJs, and clubs connect to each other with KUVO, a new website and app that aims to lay the foundations for a next-generation club community. KUVO brings dance music fans live information about which DJs are playing and where with real-time set ...

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Pioneer Set to Sell DJ Division to KKR

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After days of industry rumblings, Pioneer has said it will sell its DJ equipment division to US private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts. KKG will pay 59 billion yen (approximately $551 million) for the shares in Pioneer DJ and will own 85.05% of the company, while Pioneer DJ will retain ...

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Algoriddim Launches 2.6 Update to djay iOS App with GE Collaboration

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Algoriddim’s popular djay 2 software has received its version 2.6 update, bringing users enhanced Spotify integration and a brand-new sound pack stemming from a collaboration with General Electric. For its first-ever branded sound pack, Algoriddm has released the GE Drop Science Pack into the ...

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Markus Schulz Voted America’s Best DJ 2014

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Port Washington, NY – The fans’ votes have all been counted and it’s official: DJ Times magazine and Pioneer DJ are proud to announce that Markus Schulz has been voted America’s Best DJ for 2014. This is the second time Markus has taken home the award—he also won in 2012 — and he’ll ...

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Pioneer DJ Introduces HDJ-C70 Headphones

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Pioneer DJ is expanding its HDJ line of professional DJ headphones with the announcement of the HDJ-C70s. The new model sets itself apart from the rest of the HDJ line with its smaller ear cups, rotatable arms, interchangeable parts, and minimalistic cosmetic looks. The HDJ-C70s are built with ...

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Pioneer DJ Introduces Ultra-Compact DDJ-WeGO3 Controller

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Pioneer DJ has introduced the DDJ-WeGO3, its next generation ultra-compact DJ controller aimed at beginner DJs. Equipped with an easy-to-use button and knob layout, the WeGO3 allows DJs of all skill levels to quickly get acclimated. The WeGO3 sports an entirely new look with an aluminum top ...

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America’s Best DJ Weekly Giveaway #8: Pioneer DDJ-SX Controller

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We’ve arrived at the finish line: it’s the final America’s Best DJ weekly giveaway! This week’s prize is title sponsor Pioneer DJ’s seminal DDJ-SX controller. Enter via the Punchtab widget below by midnight on Monday, September 1, and don’t forget to cast your vote here for a chance to win a ...

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America’s Best DJ Weekly Giveaway #7: Pioneer HDJ-2000 Headphones

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Congrats to Trevor C., the winner of America’s Best DJ’s Week 6 giveaway, who has won a premium G-Shock watch! This week’s prize is a pair of HDJ-2000 headphones from sponsor Pioneer DJ. Enter via the widget below for your chance to win! Every week until voting closes we’ll be ...

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Pioneer DJ Announces DDJ-SX2

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Pioneer DJ has announced the Pioneer DDJ-SX2, the successor to its popular DDJ-SX controller. The DDJ-SX2 is the industry’s first controller to feature DJs native manipulation of Serato’s recently announced Serato Flip expansion, with designated buttons controlling its Record, Start, and Slot ...

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America’s Best DJ Weekly Giveaway #5: Pioneer HDJ-2000 Headphones & 2 DJ Expo Passes

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Congrats to ther winners of the America’s Best DJ Week 4 giveaway, who have won a premium G-Shock watch and a full DJ Expo admission pass, respectively. This week’s prize is a pair of HDJ-2000 headphones from sponsor Pioneer DJ or two passes to The DJ Expo in Atlantic City, NJ from August ...

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America’s Best DJ Weekly Giveaway #3: Pioneer HDJ-2000 Headphones

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Congrats to the last week’s winners, who have won a premium G-Shock watch and a full DJ Expo admission pass, respectively, from the second weekly America’s Best DJ 2014 giveaway! This week’s prize is a pair of HDJ-2000 headphones from sponsor Pioneer DJ. Enter via the widget below ...

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Pioneer DJ Releases rekordbox 3.0

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Pioneer DJ has rolled out rekordbox 3.0, its largest update to the music management software yet. The new version features an overhauled GUI built from the groud up making managing/editing playlists, searching/selecting tracks, and syncing track information across multiple devices and software. ...

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Pioneer DJ CDJ-900NXS Now Compatible with Serato DJ

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Pioneer DJ has released a new firmware update making the CDJ-900NXS compatible for Serato DJ users. The Version 1.20 firmware offers compatibility with Serato DJ 1.6.2, enabling DJ performances using music stored on a computer without the need for a control disc. In Online Mode, users can ...

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Pioneer DJ Teases Secret Turntable Project at MusikMesse 2014

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It appears that Pioneer DJ may be entering the world of turntables soon, based on photos of a prototype taken at the MusikMesse music fair going on in Frankfurt, Germany, thru Saturday. Very little information is available besides what can be seen in the photo above (taken at Pioneer’s booth), ...

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Pioneer Unveils CDJ-900NXS, Integrates rekordbox

Pioneer has announced the January release of the Pioneer CDJ-900NXS, the latest in the company’s line of digital players. The player builds upon the foundation of its CDJ-900 predecessor with additions from the NXS line, with the key feature being the integration of rekordbox music management ...

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Pioneer Enters Club Speaker Market With New GS-WAVE & XY Series

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Pioneer has announced its entry into the professional club speaker environment with the introduction of the GS-WAVE and XY series speakers. The GS-WAVE series is designed with clubs and extra-large spaces in mind, utilizing a subwoofer enclosure with dual 18-inch subwoofers, dual 15-inch ...

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

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Barbara Tucker to Women at WMC: "There is only one you"

Barbara Tucker offers advice to young singer/songwriters

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Last Night A DJ Product Saved Our Life: Live from NAMM

A report on new DJ gear from NAMM show in Anaheim

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Breaking: Post-Expo Thumbs-Up Report

Just when you thought we had patted ourselves on the back enough for the triumphant DJ Expo–think again. Here’s what exhibitors & attendees are saying about the 2010 DJ Expo, held this past Aug. 16-19 at the Trump Taj Mahal in Atlantic City. “I was absolutely stunned at how big the ...

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How Pioneer DJ Makes Married Life Difficult

Pioneer’s CDJ-2000 Again, Pioneer DJ has made our lives easier–somewhat. Sure, they’ve responded to the music industry’s shift toward digital distribution with the CDJ-2000, by incorporating key components of the digital DJ’s kit. The 2000 can replace the sound card (for ...

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DJ Times@WMC Exhibit Hall: Say wha?

Let’s face it: People don’t travel to Miami Beach for Winter Music Conference’s exhibit floor. For most, it’s all about the parties and the sun, the DJs and the parties, the free stuff and the parties. (And maybe buying an “I’m in Miami, Bitch!” t-shirt.) But with the demise of Remix Hotel, we ...

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