Musikmesse 2014: Best Of The Rest


Not much left to report from this year’s Musikmesse that we didn’t bring you already in our whirlwind tour around the halls this last few days, but here’s a roundup of the few things on our smartphones and in our inboxes that we’ve not got around to sharing yet

Pioneer Launches DJE-2000 & DJE-1500 In-Ear DJ Headphones

The Pioneer DJE-2000 is the more expensive of the brace of DJ-focused in-ear monitoring headphones released by the company today.

In-ear monitors are enjoying a bit of limelight at the moment, both as an alternative for DJ monitoring at gigs, and as a high-quality lifestyle / “set preparation” choice away from the DJ booth. Pioneer has now joined the fray, with the DJE-2000 and the DJE-1500.

Over To You: How Can I Convince My Dad To Let Me Buy A Controller?

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A young Digital DJ Tips reader Alex writes: “I’m a passionate guy when it comes to EDM, and I am starting (or at least trying) to get into the business, I have DJed before, with many controllers and at various stores, and I now want to get one.” “My choice so far after months of […]

Review & Video: Pioneer DJ S-DJ60X Monitors


There’s a burgeoning market out there for decent-sounding speakers than won’t break the bank. Enter the Pioneer S-DJ60X, the middle in a new range of entry level monitors from the company.

Pioneer CDJ-900NXS Brings Controllers & CDJs Closer Still


With a full-colour LCD waveform screen, full integration with Pioneer’s music preparation software rekordbox, and the ability to load tunes via WiFi, Pioneer’s new CDJ-900NXS blurs the line even more between CDJs and controllers.

Pioneer Launches DDJ-SB Entry-Level Serato Controller


Pioneer has added a new DJ controller to its range for Serato DJ, with the launch of a new budget model, the Pioneer DDJ-SB. Compact and portable, it shares a similar layout to the bigger controllers, with pad access to Serato’s cues, loops, FX and samples.

Review & Video: Pioneer S-DJ80X Powered Monitors


The Pioneer S-DJ80X which we review today is the largest of three new S-DJ X models of active speaker from Pioneer, aimed squarely at DJs.