REVIEW: NI Traktor Kontrol S4 MK2 DJ Controller



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NI’s Traktor Kontrol S4 gets a MK2 update to include Traktor’s latest goodies, and to work with Traktor DJ. Jared Helfer discusses the differences.

REVIEW: NOCS NS900 DJ Headphones



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While the Sennheiser HD25 has reigned supreme for DJs, the NOCS NS900 DJ headphones aim to turn your head a little. Arkaei’s head is more than turned.

REVIEW: NI Traktor Kontrol S2 MK2 DJ Controller



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NI’s first Traktor Kontrol S2 was a massive success. But the revised Kontrol S2 MK2 is an update rather than game changer. Jared Helfer takes a look.

GROUP TEST: Maschine Mikro vs Arturia SparkLE vs MPC Studio



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DJing isn’t just about mixing beats, but about making them. Jared Helfer gathered the Maschine Mikro, Arturia SparkLE and the MPC Studio for a bash.

REVIEW: CME Xkey portable MIDI keyboard



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Need an Apple-esque MIDI keyboard for your Apple life? The CME Xkey is the perfect fit. Hatty Settle plays Carpenters Tunes jazz style and writes words.

REVIEW: Livid Base Grid Controller



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Like the APC40 and Push before it, the Livid Base controller harnesses the power of Ableton Live. Jared presses buttons and writes words.

REVIEW: iZotope BreakTweaker



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The DJWORX team fell in love with iZotope BreakTweaker at NAMM 2014. And after playing with it for an extended period of time, the love grows stronger.

REVIEW: Denon DJ MC6000 MK2 Serato Controller



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It might look like it, but not all 4 channel controllers are created the same. Denon’s MC6000 MK2 gets a Serato facelift, and stands out in the crowd.

REVIEW: Akai Pro MPX8 Sample player



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The Akai Pro MPX8 sample player is sort of a baby MPC that grabs sounds from an SD card. We had a look and wonder where it fits in this age.

REVIEW: Pacemaker for iPad app



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From handheld hardware to Blackberry app to iPad app — Pacemaker for iPad is finally here and it aims to embrace Spotify streaming too.