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…

Review & Video: Hercules DJ Control Instinct With DJUCED Software

Everything you need to learn to DJ, for a bargain-basement price? In today's review we find out if the stripped-down Hercules DJ Control Instinct has got enough to get you past go...

Back in 2004, I was asked to review the very first Hercules DJ controller – one of the first DJ controllers ever made – which was a tiny device not dissimilar in looks to the Hercules DJ Control Instinct, reviewed here. How does the Hercules DJ Control Instinct shape up in today’s very different world?

Controller Clinic #13: Best Controller For Mixing Older Music?

Vestax VCI-300 Mk II

Digital DJ Tips reader Gabriel from California writes. “I want to get back into small clubs, and find a crowd that appreciates my track selection. Mainly Motown, Northern Soul, Stax… Can you recommend a two-channel controller, with a safety input channel for an iPod (in case my Macbook Pro gets a glitch)?”

Hercules Announces Bargain Basement DJControl Instinct


Hercules today announced the second controller to use the company’s own DJUCED software, the DJControl Instinct, which at €99 is priced extremely low for a controller with software and a built-in sound card.