POLL: Future turntables – basic or with bells on?



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Turntables are back, but do they do what you want? Do you want the basics or do you want every bell and whistles in the world? Tell us.

Something for the weekend: DJ Woody is identical to none



DJ woody scratch looper

You can never have enough DJ Woody. So get a load of this new video from the man himself showcasing his skills over the North West Community scratch looper.

REVIEW: Blend.io producer collaboration network



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Arkaei checks out Blend, a new producer collab network – join him and get your VIP access via DJWORX to participate in iZotope’s Break Tweaker contest!

DJs, glasses, and headphones — do you get on?



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I am of a certain age where bits of me start to fail. And I’ve just hit the headphones vs glasses clash in style. Is it something that you struggle with?

Throwback Thursday — July five and ten years ago



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We all take today’s DJ technology for granted. So let’s do a Throwback Thursday to see what was happening this month five and ten years ago.

Streaming and the demise of DJ music ownership



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DJs don’t have to buy music. For a monthly fee, they can be streaming millions of tracks from a huge library. But are you ready to stop owning music?

X-ray dub plates — the ultimate picture disk



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Music sharing is easy these days. But imagine a time before Spotify and complicate that with Western music being banned. X-ray pictures disk were the way.

The Pioneer SG-1 — a leaving present like no other



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When Sam Gribben decided to leave Serato, they got him a leaving gift that money simply cannot buy. Behold the retro styling joy of the Pioneer SG-1.

Memebusting: The realities of record shopping vs downloading



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Record shopping was amazing, but it was also truly terrible too. So should purists really look down upon new DJs for whom the experience is irrelevant?

Helping a blind DJ to start scratching



mindaugas Blind DJ

There are plenty of hurdles to overcome when starting to DJ. Being a blind DJ just makes it that much harder. But this isn’t phasing Mindaugas one bit.