DJ Hardware Reviews

Review & Video: Traktor Kontrol S5 Controller

With the new Traktor Kontrol S5, Native Instruments brings a third “next generation” Traktor controller to the market. If you’re sold on Traktor’s brave new world, which of the three is right for you? Our Kontrol S5 review (alongside our reviews of the Kontrol D2 and Kontrol S8) should help you to decide.

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Review & Video: Stems On Traktor 2.9 + Kontrol S8, D2 & F1

Stems is a new audio file format developed by Native Instruments for DJs. With compatible DJ hardware and software, Stems give the user independent control over four parts of a track (for instance drums, bass, synth and vocal). Today we bring you a full and complete review, including two talkthrough videos.

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Review & Video: Sennheiser HD8 DJ Headphones

Sennheiser’s HD8 DJ headphones are the company’s top-of-the-range DJ model, and while Sennheiser has a huge name for itself in general headphones, we’ve never actually reviewed any of the company’s dedicated DJ models. Until now, that is. Read on for our Sennheiser HD8 DJ review…

BPM 2015: DJ Standz Matrix Booth Video Talkthrough

Get the lowdown on this neat new foldable DJ stand from UK company DJ Standz, a modern and cool way to set up your gear at mobile gigs or even in your bedroom / living room studio, with clever additions for shelving, lighting and of course all your gear. It’ll be available soon.

BPM 2015: SubPac Talkthrough Video

We’ve spotted something really neat here at the BPM Show called the Sub-Pac. It’s a pad that you place on your chair’s backrest and it lets you feel very low bass frequencies, kind of like standing next to a bass bin at a club. While this has been around in the gaming community for quite sometime, a new version made especially for DJs is on its way.

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