Controllers In Clubs: The State Of Play In 2015

Some clubs will, some clubs won't, some controller DJs get a lot of lovin' and, some don't..."

A year ago, we ran a story about how a club promoter refused point blank to allow a controller DJ to play at their venue, and we asked for your experiences. We got a massive range of responses, from “you gotta use the gear provided”, to “anything goes nowadays”…

Numark NV Heralds Next Generation Of DJ Controllers


Numark has today announced the Numark NV for Serato DJ, the first of what we’ve been predicting since last year will be the next big wave of digital DJ controllers: Devices with high-quality colour displays built in, to show all critical information and leave the digital DJ free to play without ever looking at a laptop.

How To Make A DJ Emergency Pack

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Make a DJ Emergency Pack filled with adapters and jacks just this once, and you’ll never have to think about it again. It’s one of the most basic yet powerful ways to ensure that the technical side of your gig gets covered.

Review & Video: Behringer CMD Studio 4A DJ Controller

Behringer CMD Studio 4A

To say Behringer is back would be an understatement: It has just simultaneously released seven new controller: An all-in-one, a micro all-in-one, and several modular devices. We’ll be reviewing them all, but will start today with the all-in-one: the Behringer CMD Studio 4A.

Pioneer XDJ-R1 All-In-One DJ Controller & Remotebox iOS App Launched


Pioneer today announced the Pioneer XDJ-R1, a DJ controller that wirelessly adds controllerist-friendly functions via iPhone, iPad or iPod touch and a brand-new app, Remotebox.

DJ Controller Buyer’s Guide 2013 Now Online


Want to buy a DJ controller? Want to upgrade the controller you already have? Looking to add a second controller to your set-up? If so, stop! Don’t go any further until you’ve looked at the new Digital DJ Tips online DJ controllers guide, launched today. DJ Controllers: The Ultimate Buyer’s Guide 2013 is our third […]

Review & Video: Denon DJ SC2900 Digital Controller & Media Player

Denon takes its biggest swipe yet at Pioneer, with a fully featured, non-motorised platter cross media player that aims to offer something to all types of DJ, digital or otherwise.

Like its bigger brother the SC3900, Denon DJ’s SC2900, which we review here today, is a pro media player and DJ control deck that not only covers the basics, but has a host of added extras designed to entice DJs who want a control decks they can do pretty much everything with. and with its non-motorised pallter, it’s on a collision course with Pioneer…