Your Questions: How Do I Mix Four Decks On A Two-Deck Controller?

Like many, this controller has two physical jogwheels and two channel faders. So, our reader wants to know, how can such controllers operate four decks?

Digital DJ Tips Read DJ Rekka writes: “Where DJ software has four decks but a DJ controller has only two jogwheels/pitch faders (which seems to be the case even if it has four sets of channel faders), what happens when you slow one deck down all the way with the pitch fader, then switch to another?”

Will You Be DJing With Jogwheels In 5 Years? Ritchie Hawtin Won’t…

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With DJ software offering control of an every increasing number of decks, loops, samples and effects, is the traditional two-jogwheels-and-a-mixer DJ controller looking a bit long in the tooth? It is according to Ritchie Hawtin. Today we ask: Has the jogwheel had its day?