Atomix Power Room #4 — VirtualDJ hits Atlanta


atomix power room 4 VirtualDJ vdj8 DVS

Atomix has been out on the road in the USA again, this time stopping by Atlanta’s DJ Jaycee who gives VirtualDJ’s DVS a good testing.

Memory Lane Monday — The Replicator


whirlwind replicator wu tang RZA DVS

Off the back of Thud Rumble’s attempts to ditch the laptop, I was reminded of the Replicator, and came across a video from 1995 showing it in action.

VIDEO: Atomix Power Room #2 with DJ Lazyboy


dj lazyboy virtual dj atomix DVS

Atomix has put out the next video in its Power Room DVS showcase series, this time with an a cool performance from DJ Lazyboy on a Rane Sixty-Two.

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.

NAMM 2015: Serato DJ to make mixers DVS ready


Serato DJ Club Kit DVS

Serato has announced the Serato DJ Club kit software bundle (DJ and DVS), but more importantly unlocked some Pioneer and Allen & Heath mixers for DVS too.

Worxmas 2014: 10 x Mixvibes Cross DVS + vinyl packs


worxmas Mixvibes cross DVS

Spreading the love wider than ever is Mixvibes, who have generously donated 10 x the full Cross DVS pack including their own timecode vinyl for Worxmas!

VirtualDJ 8 DVS — scratching at the top table?


Virtual DJ 8 DVS

You might like to think that Serato and Traktor have the DVS game sewn up between them. But Atomix isn’t having any of that, and is pitching VirtualDJ 8 as a solid DVS alternative. The twist is that you can use pretty much any DVS capable hardware and timecode vinyl, and Atomix would love for you to try it out.

OFFICIAL: Serato DJ 1.7 is out now


serato dj 1.7 Flip DVS

The symbiosis between Serato and its hardware partners often means that new shiny is dependent upon our friends in New Zealand getting their ducks in a row and having everything ready for multiple partners. Such is the case with Serato DJ 1.7, which delivers Flip and DVS capability for a number of manufacturers. Read all about it after the jump.

POLL: Controllers and DVS — real or perceived need?


Serato DJ DVS controllers

This week has seen some big announcements from the Serato camp. A lot of this is around the new Serato DJ DVS add-on that lets suitable partner controllers run Serato DJ DVS without the need of external interfaces. You just plug in your turntables and media players and you’re off. But we’re still not sure how much of a need there is. Serato will have done their homework, but we’d like you to tell us if the need is real, perceived, or non-existent.

Denon DJ MC6000mk2 units to get full Serato DJ


denon mc6000mk2 serato DJ DVS expansion pack

While Denon’s MC6000mk2 might not easily sit alongside flagship units from Numark and Pioneer, it is still a very capable controller. And having snapped up by their unstoppable acquisition juggernaut, inMusic is keen to demonstrate commitment to the Denon brand, and has decided to ship all future MC6000mk2 units with the full Serato DJ package, and as announced previously, it will also be DVS expansion pack ready.