Musikmesse 2015 — More info on the Reloop Beatpad 2


Reloop Beatpad 2 musikmesse 2015 (5)

Reloop had the largest amount of new shiny to see at Musikmesse 2015. So we swung by and got a little more insight into the updated Beatpad 2 for djay.

Musikmesse 2015: Casio XW-DJ1 and XW-PD1 controllers


Casio XW-DJ1 XW-PD1 djay controller musikmesse 2015

Casio’s XW-DJ1 and XW-PD1 algoriddim controllers have had a little more refinement since NAMM. Our own Ray was on hand to demo them at Musikmesse 2015.

AIAIAI TMA-2 Modular headphones – build your own cans


aiaiai tma-2 modular headphone

Modular isn’t just for controllers. AIAIAI’s TMA-2 modular headphone system lets you build your own cans from a selection of components.

Musikmesse 2015 — Akai Pro MIDImix Live controller


Akai Pro MIDImix Live controller musikmesse 2015 (2)

The Akai Pro MIDImix is likely to find a lot of friends, especially coming with Live Lite and being pitched at a very affordable price.

OUT NOW: Serato DJ 1.7.4 — new hardware support and more


serato dj 1.7.4

Fresh out of the beta blocks is Serato DJ 1.7.4, and with it comes support for more mixers, Beat Jump, and a slew of fresh features and fixes.

Musikmesse 2015 — Allen & Heath Xone:43C Serato DJ mixer


Allen & Heath xone:43C mixer Serato DJ Musikmesse 2015 (2)

Already accidentally outed last week, Allen & Heath has now officially announced the Xone:43C, with X:LINK, USB, and Serato Club Kit compatibility.

Musikmesse 2015 — Pioneer RM-05 and RM-07 studio monitors


Pioneer DJ RM-05 RM-07 studio monitors Musikmesse 2015 (1)

Pioneer DJ has got a pair of very slick new studio monitors for Musikmesse 2015. The RM-05 and RM-07 use coaxial drivers — combined woofers and tweeters.

Musikmesse 2015: Reloop RMX22i and RMX33i Mixers


Reloop RMX-22i RMX-33i mixers Musikmesse 2015

Reloop continues their traditional Musikmesse rollout with a couple of affordable 2 and 3 channel mixers. Say hi to the RMX22i and RMX33i.

Musikmesse 2015: Reloop Beatpad 2


Reloop Beatpad 2 Musikmesse 2015 DJ djay controller (2)

Musikmesse 2015 coverage begins today with news of an update from Reloop. The Beatpad 2 for djay is now Android friendly too with new pads and effects modes.

DIY controller — wood, wire, and willpower


Fredly Wooden DJ DIY controller (7)

Why buy when you can make your own DIY controller? That’s what Haitian Fredly Rosilme did, from bits of wire and wood. And it works. What’s your excuse?