Pioneer DJ Radio — with a little added DJWORX

Pioneer DJ Radio

My days are spent writing and shooting. But for one day, I spoke into a microphone at Pioneer DJ Radio. You can listen here.

Musikmesse 2014: About that Pioneer turntable rumour…

Pioneer Turntable rumour musikmesse 2014 (6)

After Qbert’s loose-lipped gaffe in the DJ City video, the secret Pioneer turntable project was preemptively outed. But now it’s properly out there.

Pioneer get inside your head with DJE-1500 and DJE-2000 IEMs


Pioneer has all sorts of earbuds in the marketplace, but now they’ve gone top of the food chain with the new DJE-1500 and DJE-2000 IEMs.

VIDEO: Ko-Matsushima’s Hot Hand and Pioneer routine

Hot Hand Pioneer demo

Ko-Matsushima blends Pioneer gear, a Hot Hand controller and TouchOSC to make sweet music from Street Fight inspired moves.

My brief play with the Pioneer DDJ-SZ (insert air horn here)


First seen at NAMM 2014, I ventured off to Pioneer for a play with the DDJ-SZ. And yes, the air horn button is real. I got video.

Technics SL-700 and custom CDJs — look, but don’t touch


NAMM is the place for prototypes to be under glass. And the previously seen SL-700, along with some custom Pioneer CDJs were look-but-don’t-touch.

NAMM 2014 Day 1: Pioneer DDJ-SZ and RMX-500


Pioneer took centre stage at NAMM 2014 with their immense DDJ-SZ Serato DJ fuelled controller, and the smaller RMX-500 effector.

NAMM 2014: Pioneer RMX-500 aka Remix Station 500

Pioneer Remix Station 500 RMX-500 NAMM 2104 (1)

Announced at NAMM 2014 is the new Pioneer RMX-500 effector, that borrows heavily from past with all that is good in the digital age.

NAMM 2014: Pioneer DDJ-SZ Controller — our take

NAMM 2014 Pioneer DDJ-SZ Serato DJ controller (5)

Gaffer taping CDJs and a DJM together, the Pioneer DDJ-SZ is the ultimate box ticking übercontroller you’ve been looking for.

Showcases: JFB and Mr Switch on Pioneer gear

Pioneer DJM-900SRT and DDJ-SP1 demo

Put 2 of the world’s finest scratch DJs in front of Pioneer gear and only good things happen. JFB and Mr Switch go crazy on the DJM-900SRT and DDJ-SP1.