November 19th, 2012
Yamaha’s new DXR range offers various combinations of active mids/tops and subwoofers that can be assembled into a PA system for small to medium gigs.
So you’re looking at DJ PA systems. Maybe you read part one of this two-part series, Small PA System Vs Monitor Speakers For DJing. Or maybe you’ve been asked to play some parties, or got a paid-for DJ booking.
Whatever the reason, if you’ve decided it’s time to upgrade your gear with a DJ PA system but you’re not sure where to start, in this article we’re going to arm you with all you need to make an informed choice.
November 9th, 2012
Active monitor speakers with a remote control linking them together… that’s the premise of Reloop’s Wave 8 speakers.
Reloop’s Wave 8 two-way professional active monitor speakers are similar to the Pioneer S-DJ08 speakers. Like the Pioneer models, they aim to provide the sound quality of a classic active monitor design with some of the convenience of consumer hi-fi systems.
They do this through a twist in their tail: A wired remote control that lets you switch inputs, alter the volume, mute, and even turn the speakers on and of, in parallel. But how well does it all work, and how good do they sound? In this review and video, we find out.