Is It Time For DJs To Ditch iTunes?

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With the latest iTunes 12.2 update swinging firmly towards streaming media and reportedly breaking more than a few users’ local music libraries along the way, the outcry against the program among DJs is louder than ever. So today we’re asking: Is it now time for DJs to ditch using iTunes altogether in their music preparation?

Beatport Pro Now Lets You Filter Songs By Key

Beatport Pro Key Filter

Beatport announced over the weekend an update to its Beatport Pro online music store: You can now filter songs, genres, and artist releases by musical key, allowing you to make purchase decisions based on your harmonic mixing needs.

Mixed In Key 7 Brings Auto Cue Points For Serato & Traktor


The latest version of popular key analysis app Mixed In Key has just been released. Mixed in Key 7 brings automatic cue point creation for Serato and Traktor, automatic playlists based on energy level, and a more streamlined and simple workflow,

Make Mashups From Your Sofa With iMashup 3


iMashup from Mixed In Key just got better, with the latest version (iMashup 3) offering hugely improved speed over the older versions, and now with the ability to save your mashups to Dropbox, Mail and AirDrop.

Mixed In Key Mashup 2.0 Makes DJ Re-Edits Easier Than Ever


Making mashups, re-edit and home-made remixes just got a whole lot easier as Mixed In Key released Mashup 2.0, the biggest revision of this popular DJ-focused editing package since it hit the market last year.

Mixed In Key Flow DJ Software Launched: Try It For Free!


Mixed In Key has launched its new DJ software, Flow, which aims to both simplify and improve on the traditional two-deck workflow of mixing DJs – and you can try it for free.

First Look & Video: New DJ Software From Mixed In Key


Announced last week and now in private beta, Mixed In Key’s new DJ software promises to bring some of Mixed In Key’s existing technologies, plus a healthy dose of new thinking, to the DJ software arena. We’ve spent a weekend playing with it, and today can give you some first thoughts.