American DJ has some snazzy new flashing things to share with us at NAMM 2017, in the shape of two variations on the same model, a kind of three-in-one device called the Boom Box. In this video, see the Boom Box FX 1 and the Boom Box FX 2, demonstrated and explained.
Of interest to DJs just starting to build their lighting rig, these three good value new lights from Chauvet DJ - the FXarray Q5, FX Par 3, and Helicopter Q6 - pack a lot into their small cases. Watch on for a video talkthrough from the floor here at NAMM, and a demo of each in action.
Reloop is showing off its brand-new four-channel mixer here at NAMM 2017, the RMX-90 DVS. It is Reloop's first mixer designed for DVs control of Serato right out of the box, and coming in price-wise at under a grand, it is relativelty affordable too.
Stanton has announced a new, updated version of its popular ST.150 turntable range at NAMM 2017 - that's both the ST.150 M2 (pictured), and the straight-arm version, the STR8.150. Stanton says the units have had a complete recraft, now being manufactured out of aluminium to make them lighter.
Well now that was a surprise! We expected, from the PR images, two built-to-budget plastic items, and instead it turns out these two forthcoming products from Gemini are all-metal affairs, the MAS-1 in particualar being much bigger and better built than we'd thought.
Hot from the floor of NAMM 2017, here's a talkthrough of the new Pioneer DJ Toraiz AS-1 synthesiser, a compact, relatively affordable (US$499) instrument that Pioneer DJ is hoping will end up in DJ booths as much as in studios. It certainly looks like a lot of fun from the video...
The promising new Mixars Primo Serato DJ controller and equally appealing Mixars Quattro Serato DJ DVS mixer are both on show here at NAMM 2017 - as prototypes under glass. But we got a special private viewing of both units - and bring you two exclusive first look videos here.