Rapidly becoming the iOS power user’s DJ software of choice, DJ Player is about to cement that position with the imminent release of v5.5, which brings digital vinyl control to users of the software on iPad, iPad Mini, iPod Touch and iPhone.
Just when you thought the whole DJ world had been broken into submission by the constant bombardment of all-in-one MIDI controllers, there are still a few companies putting out decks that hark back to simpler times. Granted, turntables have been all but defeated (unless some company want to prove me wrong), but media players are still alive and kicking.
Native Instruments dropped a video this morning showing off all of the new features of Pioneer CDJ and Mixer HID integration that were bundled in the 2.5.1 Traktor update. The integration is full-featured, allowing a DJ to walk into a club and plug into Pioneer’s CDJ 2000, 900, and 400 as well as the DJM-900 Nexus Mixer
A couple of weeks ago we reviewed Rane's Sixty-One mixer, a Serato Scratch Live-compatible traditional DJ mixer designed to let you DJ using turntables and/or CDJs but manipulating audio via serato Scratch Live software and your laptop.