Pioneer DDJ-SB Controller: Your New Best Friend? [REVIEW]

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One of the first reviews I wrote for DJ Times was about the first-ever Serato Itch all-in-one controllers. The unit was simple in nature, reliable, and heavy as hell. Well, fast-forward five-plus years and the DJ controller world is hotter than ever. Almost nobody carries records any more, and ...

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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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Serato Releases Serato DJ 1.6.3 Software Update

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Serato has released the Serato DJ 1.6.3 software update, improving performance by offering users enhanced accessory support and critical bug fixes. Pioneer DDJ-SZ users will benefit from increased platter latency, allowing for tighter response when mixing and scratching. Platter lighting ...

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Serato Announces Serato DJ 1.6.2 & DJ Intro 1.2 Updates

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Serato has released the latest updates for Serato DJ and Serato DJ Intro, offering users expanded hardware choices and technical fixes. Serato DJ 1.6.2 is now available for Serato DJ users (and as a free upgrade to all supported Pro Hardware and Scratch Live users) and adds compatibility with ...

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Audio Artery’s One DJ: New Mixing Software [REVIEW]

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It should go without saying that the growing interest in EDM over the past few years has spawned an expanding interest in DJing and the culture that goes along with it. Today, we have DJs of all experience levels and varying aspirations—from global stars to bedroom wannabes and everywhere in ...

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Serato DJ 1.6 Is Now Available

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A few short weeks after its announcement at NAMM, Serato has made Serato DJ 1.6 available to the public. In addition to increased hardware compatibility—including the Rane Sixty-One, Sixty-Two, and Sixty-Eight mixers—and OS X Mavericks 10.9 support, the update packs in a slew of new software ...

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Serato Announces Pitch ‘N Time DJ Expansion

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Time stretching just got a lot easier and more accurate with Serato’s announcement of the Pitch ‘N Time expansion for Serato DJ. The expansion allows Serato DJ users to utilize Pitch ‘N Time functionality, which has been seen as the industry standard for audio professionals when time stretching ...

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Serato Releases Serato Remote Mini App for iPhone

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Serato has announced the release of the Serato Remote Mini app for the iPhone/iPod Touch, out now on the Apple App Store. Serato Remote Mini acts as a streamlined version of the Serato Remote iPad App released earlier this year, and the iPhone version fits the stripped-back essentials of the ...

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Serato Releases Serato DJ 1.5.2

Serato has outlined the features and additions to the newly-released Serato DJ 1.5.2 update. The key feature is the Chip Pack, a new FX Expansion Pack powered by iZotope, which is available to purchase for $19 either in-app or from Serato’s Online Store. Chip Pack comes with several base FX for ...

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Serato Releases Serato DJ 1.5 Update, Offers DVS Support

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Serato has released the 1.5 Update to Serato DJ, which adds support for Serato Control Vinyl/CDJ control with new Serato DJ Noisemap DVS hardware. This allows users with Rane Sixty-Four and Pioneer DJM-900SRT mixers to use Serato DJ in conjunction with CDJs and turntables. Those familiar with ...

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Serato Introduces Serato Remote App For iPad

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Released yesterday on the App Store, the Serato Remote iPad app allows users to see and control all of Serato Live and Serato DJ’s functions, including cue points, loops, and samples, as well as loading tracks and manipulating FX without touching a laptop. Focused on compatibility, the app will ...

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DMC Opens Battle Competition to Long-Distance DJs

DMC opens its competition to online video entries.

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Before Serato: Twitter DJs Chime In

DJs on Twitter reply to a hashtag #beforeserato

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Can Serato Give you More Control?

Can Serato's ITCH software offer digital DJs more control behind the console? A Review of the product says yes.

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Incubus DJ Saved by Serato

DJ Chris Kilmore from Incubus talks about recording with the band and hos Serato changed his life

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Qbert vs. the Shrinking Turntable & Digi-Zilla

Disk jockey Qbert comments amidst the demise of the Technics SL-1200 turntable

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Richie Hawtin Predicts Your Future

Richie Hawtin, using Traktor, Serato, and Ableton, sets the course for the future of DJing.

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Update: Technics SL-1200 To End Production; Serato Wins

Technics turntable ending production after nearly 40 years

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20 Years Later, DJ Expo Still Slammin

In the 20-year history of the DJ Expo, more than 50,000 DJs have walked through the exhibit hall, listened and learned at the seminars and workshops, and grooved to the beats and rhymes at the late-night parties. All of these elements, after 20 years, have aged well, as evidenced by the ...

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Are You a Jolly Roger DJ? The Perils of Piracy

Music piracy continues its thorny climb into popular consciousness, what with the recent court case awarding damages to the RIAA to the tune of $675,000 from an illegal down-loader in Massachusetts. We asked entertainment lawyer and DJ Times contributor Coe W. Ramsey a couple questions t make ...

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