I cannot help but think that Pioneer’s new XDJ name is a possible play on words. Some feel that without disks or discs, we aren’t disk jockeys at all. In this context XDJ could mean ex DJ couldn’t it? Are you a DJ if you don’t use a circular medium? Of course you are, and read on to find out why. DJ is more than an acronym.
Before we draw a line under NAMM, we’re going to shut up and pass the floor over to you dear readers. So tell us what you thought of NAMM 2014.
Need an indication of how DJs are regarded in Hip Hop? Rap Stats gives an indication through emcee’s lyrics.
Turntablists can press buttons too. And as Jon1st shows, the Rane Sixty Two’s buttons still sound cool in a scratch DJ set.
While Serato have been rolling out paid Serato DJ upgrades, the promised free ITCH upgrades are here. Numark’s NS6 gets the love first.
As promised, more Serato DJ Intro controllers get the Full Serato DJ Love. Vestax’s VCI-400 and the Pioneer DDJ-WeGO are added to the list.
The Denon DJ MC2000 now spreads its wings and plays nice with other software. Traktor and Virtual DJ get some love.
ITCH scratched and replaced with Serato DJ. And DJ Intro users get the upgrade path they thought would never happen.