Serato Flip is a great tool for making your own DJ edits and extended versions of your tracks, but also for making interesting loops you can use in your sets and sketching out quick beat ideas with samples.
Mastering is essentially the process of preparing your song, or collection of songs, for the commercial market. The aim of mastering is to present a coherent final product that translates well onto all kinds of listening systems and environments in the real world, beyond the relatively pristine confines of the studio.
DJs are missing out on a platform that has more users than Facebook and Twitter combined, plus more engaged users. Is this a brand new platform that just launched? Is it Facesnaptagram? Nope, it’s good ol’ fashion email.
One of the single best ways to develop your skills as a DJ and advance to the next level is through consistent gigs in front of a specific crowd. A local residency is one of the most reliable ways to get that experience.
AIAIAI, creators of the popular TMA-1 DJ and TMA-1 Studio headphones have just announced the TMA-2 Modular Headphone System, an incredible collection of modular parts that will give DJs and producers the ability to customize headphones to their specific needs.
The man behind the Delft and Valence labels asks: What does a real DJ do?
The most important thing to know about Stems, a new multitrack specification for audio, is that it’s simple by design. That simplicity means that it could really take off as a way of sharing music with multiple tracks, for DJing or live-remix applications.
[ The following is an excerpt from the current DJ Toolbox feature in issue #162. For the rest of the DJs’ featured, get a copy of MB #162, or check it out online. ]
DJTechTools follows up on Why new DJs Should Start on Vinyl and breaks down the money line.
Put yourself in the promoters shoes.
Prepare a solid press kit. DigitalDJtips explains the..
Here’s a few reasons why DJs eyeing a Mac should hold out for upgrades to the Macbook Pro line and avoid this flashy line of notebooks altogether:
Are you a member of the top pools?
A list of online resources aimed to identify music. Feel free to share your experiences and comment on the list.
List of social platforms for music artists and DJ.s Feel free to comment and share your experiences.
List of hosting providers with a brief breakdown and the bottom line. Feel free to share your experiences and comment on the list.