Traktor Kontrol S8 Next Generation DJ Controller Ships Oct 30

Traktor Kontrol S8

Native Instruments officially announced today that its newest flagship controller, the Traktor Kontrol S8, ships from Oct 31. Straying from the norm, the Traktor Kontrol S8 does away with jogwheels and platters completely, dropping in a variety of controls in their place as well as two high-resolution, full colour displays.

Traktor Kontrol S8 Adds Screens & Ditches The Jogs

Traktor Kontrol S8

Native Instruments has now officially confirmed the existence of the Traktor Kontrol S8 by releasing a short teaser video that show the new controller from the company to have built-in displays – and no apparent jogwheels.

Your First Day With: Traktor Pro 2

Your First Day With Traktor Pro 2

In the final instalment of our “Your First Day With…” series, we take a look at Native Instruments’ Traktor, undoubtedly one of the most popular DJ apps today. Just like in the previous articles and videos, I’m going to walk you through your first encounter with the software.

Get Traktor Pro 2 Free With A New Traktor Kontrol X1 Or Kontrol Z1


Native Instruments has announced a limited offer that gives buyers a full version of the flagship Traktor Pro 2 software with a purchase of either the Traktor Kontrol X1 decks and effects controller, or the Traktor Kontrol Z1 compact DJ mixer until August 31, 2014.

Is Live Remixing The Future Of DJing?


Is live remixing the future of DJing? That’s the premise of the latest video interview from Native Instruments, as they ask Pan-Pot about what they do to differentiate themselves from the DJing crowds. We want your say – so take a look and let us know your thoughts in the comments.

Promo Video: Using Remix Sets On Traktor’s Remix Decks


Native Instruments just released a video showing a routine using the Remix Decks, a couple of Traktor Kontrol F1s and a whole pile of Remix Sets. Remix Sets are pre-prepared “packs” of sounds by top producers that you can load into the Remix Decks on Traktor and “play” using the Kontrol F1.

Traktor DJ 1.4 Brings Mixcloud & A Chance To Win A Trip To Ibiza

Traktor DJ

Mixcloud is now baked right into Traktor DJ, the Native Instruments iPad & iPhone DJ app. Today’s 1.4 release of the software – a free update to all owners, of course – adds the ability to upload your set directly to Mixcloud from within the app to share with the world. Plus, doing so by […]