Category Archives: Information

How Many Watts Per Person Do I Need?

It depend on the type of gig, size of the venue, shape of the venue, expectations of the client, whether it’s inside or outside, and the style of music that you will be playing. If it is an indoor gig, … Continue reading

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Pioneer DJ Launches DDJ-SZ2 For Serato

Pioneer DJ has upgraded its flagship Serato DJ controller to create the DDJ-SZ2. This new four-channel controller gives hands-on control of the latest additions to Serato DJ, including key shift, key sync, pitch play and Serato Flip. Pioneer DJ says … Continue reading

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HOW MANY WATTS DO I NEED?

Deciding on the number of watts you need can be a confusing business! Websites don’t always say whether the wattage of the speakers and amplifiers they’re selling are the Peak power or the RMS, or average continuous power. Peak power … Continue reading

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Gain Structure

Managing Gain Structure Is Key To Audio Quality When getting into any audio system there will be a few things that are constant and a few things that can vary depending on the gear you are using. One thing will … Continue reading

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Full Pioneer Rekordbox DJ Software

When it comes to DJ software, there have traditionally been three big names – Serato, Traktor and Virtual DJ. But now a newcomer has arrived, with the potential to become the biggest of them all. Rekordbox DJ, from Pioneer DJ, … Continue reading

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Computer Tips & Tricks You Should Know

Many hardcore computer users might think themselves above learning new tricks, but there’s always new things to learn that will help improve your skills. Our bet: you will find at least one useful thing here that you didn’t know before. … Continue reading

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Does Your Gear Support OSX 10.11? Checkout our Compatibility List

Apple released its latest operating system OSX 10.11 El Capitan this week, and DJ manufacturers have warned users not to perform the update because of incompatibilities with current hardware and software. Here’s a compatibility status list of DJ software and … Continue reading

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iOS 9!

iOS 9 is Apple’s newest operating system for iOS devices like the iPhone and the iPad, released to the public on September 16, 2015. iOS 9 builds on the content introduced with iOS 7 and iOS 8, bringing subtle design … Continue reading

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Being a DJ…

The art of DJing hasn’t changed, just the interpretation of it has amidst all the EDM hype. This topic has been floating around for a while but still something I wanted to tackle in an Op-Ed as I’m rather precious … Continue reading

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Electro Music 101: What is Deep House?

The origin of Deep House music and some examples. House music began to take shape in the mid to late eighties with guys like Frankie Knuckles, Jesse Saunders, Larry Heard, Steve “Silk” Hurley, Farley, Marshall Jefferson, Farley Jackmaster Funk, etc. … Continue reading

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