Serato DJ 1.9.6 Brings Raft Of Improvements For Turntablists

Turntable users rejoice: Serato just released Serato DJ 1.9.6, an update that includes DVS-specific tweaks like Smart Sync, improved Sticker Lock, and the new Anti-Drift feature. The latter calculates a track's overall average tempo and displays it, so instead of the usual jittery BPM (DVS users will know what I'm talking about), what you get is a stable tempo display that's perfect for beatmatching and executing longer mixes.

Review & Video: Pioneer DJ WeDJ For iOS

Pioneer DJ is no stranger to digital DJ software - its Rekordbox music management app has matured into a full-on laptop DJing platform. Now, Pioneer DJ has come out with an iOS app meant for simple mixing on the go. Is it a good DJ app to cut your teeth on, or is it a “toy” app better left to weekend warriors and dabblers? We find out…

Review & Video: Pioneer DJ DDJ-WeGO4 Rekordbox DJ & WeDJ Controller

Pioneer DJ has consistently churned out controllers yearly, starting with the groundbreaking DDJ-SX that took four-channel controllers mainstream. It has also kept a close eye on the casual DJ market: We take a look at the DDJ-WeGO4, the latest WeGO model that brings a sleeker profile and an updated list of compatible DJ apps.

Review & Video: Audio Technica ATH-PRO700MK2 Headphones

Enter the Audio Technica ATH-PRO700MK2, a pair of headphones that promise professional sound and rugged build at a good price. They're not a new model and they've been around for a few years now, but we received a fresh unit for review and thought we'd give them a go. Are they any good? We find out...

Get 20% Off Ableton Live 9 & Push 2

Ableton just announced a discount over at its online store. From now until 11 January 2017, get a 20% reduction on Ableton Live 9 software, the Push 2 grid controller, as well as all add-on packs for Live 9. If you've wanted to get started producing music with Ableton Live or are looking to upgrade, now's a good time to do so.

Review & Video: Namba Gear Wraps

Bag maker Namba, whose rucksacks we've used (and abused) through the years, has come up with something that goes against the custom-built grain: Namba Gear Wraps are padded squares that you can tuck your gear in, whether it's a laptop, DJ controller, or audio interface. We take a look at them in this review.

Review & Video: Novation Circuit Groovebox

Novation's Circuit is a standalone synth, drum machine, and sequencer in one, with a focus on letting you create tracks in minutes, all without a computer or software. Is it a good production tool for both beginner and intermediate DJ/producers? We find out in this review...