iOS can do some clever stuff, put Propellerhead just made it way more interesting with Figure - a clever, addictive and useful app for making music. Thankfully, I got this while on holiday, otherwise I'd get nothing done for ages.
We’ve already looked at the new features of Virtual DJ 8, but we managed to grab Heiko from Virtual DJ at Musikmesse 2012 (early one morning before it was too noisy) to give us a really in-depth video talkthrough.
When we broke new of the first-of-its-kind Numark iDJ Pro back at this year's NAMM, it was a non-working prototype on display. A couple of weeks ago at Musikmesse 2012, however, we got to actually see a working version.
So you think “sync” is killing the art of DJing? That without a DJ manually matching the tempos of two pieces of music, the skill has gone and the doors have been opened for the unwashed masses to trample all over your sacred ground?
Digital DJ Tips has seen a sneak preview of Virtual DJ 8, which we can confirm has had an extensive rewrite and comes with a massive list of new features including audio/video timeline DJing, vastly improved sample decks, far easier mapping, auto...