To show the power of Ericsson’s new network, Brownswood Recordings producer and jazz-funk bass specialist Swindle and vocalist Eva Lazarus teamed up in real time via Ericsson 5G. Each artist set up in a different London location: Swindle aboard the top deck of River Thames venue The Yacht with a Nord Stage II keyboard and
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The legendary 606 is reborn
Today, Roland has made a surprising announcement with three new additions to their drum machine lineup. The 606 is often overshadowed by its successors, but it was equally important in the rise of Acid House as the 303 was. Roland is now paying tribute to the little machine with three
The revenue generated by vinyl sales in the first half of 2020 has exceeded the revenue made by CDs in the US for the first time since the 1980s, according to a new report published by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA).
In total $376 million was is estimated to have been generated by
Pioneer DJ has revealed details of the latest model in its CDJ range, the CDJ-3000.
The CDJ-3000 is equipped with an MPU, with the DJ brand saying: “The new MPU in the unit is the first we’ve ever put in a CDJ. The MPU’s processing power has enabled us to bring exciting new functions that
The TR-909 was born on 1983 in Osaka, Japan, and it was the first Roland drum machine to feature MIDI, which back in 1983 was a new technical standard that allowed electronic instruments to “talk” to each other, in other words, MIDI allowed the 909 to be synchronized with other devices.
However, at the date,
We all feel it – the COVID-19 burnout is real. Many of us are itching to get outside, to play clubs again, to be back on a dancefloor, and to play on a big sound system again. Yep, we miss it too.
But we’re not quite there yet – particularly in the United States. That’s
The new flagship of the XDJ all in one line has finally arrived in the new XDJ-XZ, which sits alongside the XDJ-R2 and RR, respectively. This new behemoth features full-size jog wheels and more or less feels like a classic CDJ Nexus 2 and 900 setup with only a few tweaks like performance pads and
There are many different ways to incorporate the new Logic Pro X Step Sequencer into your workflow, but here’s one of the quickest ways to explore it.
Step 1: Select a preset sound – we’re opting for some of the new electronic drum kits (which, as you can see, we’re still in the middle of
We know that for many of us this self-isolating lark has us climbing the walls more than Peter Parker after too many espressos. That’s why we’re lucky that the good folks at Ableton have decided to make their flagship Ableton Live 10 software free for anyone who takes their trial, not for the usual month
For the first time ever, DJs using Denon DJ’s Engine OS enabled PRIME Series hardware will have instant access to Beatport’s vast catalogue of curated dance music on demand without a computer.
No laptop? No problem. On 3rd August 2020, Beatport and Denon DJ officially launched the long-anticipated Beatport LINK integration with all Engine OS products. Denon DJ Engine OS users upgrading
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E-Clip is a psy-progressive oriented project created by Marko Radovanovic aka Radule from Belgrade. Marko has been producing psytrance music since 2002 when he was working on his full-on project called beyondecliptica. In 2009 he started to work on his psy-progressive trance project and E-Clip was born. He released with labels
Rekordbox is making it easier than ever for DJs to connect and sync their vast libraries of music! They’ve introduced a ton of new features in their latest release of the software’s 6.0 update.
In updating their revamped application, Rekordbox debuts an all-new cloud-connected library management system. Now artists can sync and utilize their entire