Serato Pyro — plays music, but it’s not for DJs

Serato Pyro for iOS is a music player that makes playlists sound much better by doing its very best to seamlessly mix and select tracks for you.

BPM 2015: Rekord Buddy 2 demo — almost here!

Rekord Buddy 2 edges ever closer. Damien Sirkis from Next Audio Labs walks us through what will most likely be the released version at BPM 2015.

REVIEW: Numark Mixtrack Pro 3 Controller

Entry level DJing doesn’t have to mean gimmicky rubbish. Numark’s Mixtrack Pro 3 is the ideal first controller. Mark played and turned thoughts into words.

VIDEO: Rane TTM57 MKII in the hands of Skratch Bastid

Take one wicked scratch DJ, give him a wicked scratch mixer, and add a hot track. Skratch Bastid meets the Rane TTM57 MKII and messes with NWXRK by Nadus.

Musikmesse 2015 — a brief look at the Xone:43C

Allen & Heath’s renewed DJ activity saw them in hall 5 with everyone else. And a steady stream of people had a dabble with the new Serato DJ Xone:43C mixer.

Musikmesse 2015 — Allen & Heath Xone:43C Serato DJ mixer

Already accidentally outed last week, Allen & Heath has now officially announced the Xone:43C, with X:LINK, USB, and Serato Club Kit compatibility.

Serato Icon — DJ Jazzy Jeff’s Peter Piper routine + interview

Watch DJ Jazzy Jeff do his legendary Peter Piper routine, and then chat with former Serato CEO Sam Gribben for Serato’s Icon series.

Inklen’s MixEmergency 3 — not more but better

MixEmergency 3 from Inklen is here. But it’s not about adding cool new toys, but is about making it better. Optimisation is the key to this release, with the hood being lifted and the code getting a serious tune up. Now more people can run MixEmergency than ever before. Well on Mac anyway.

FonoFaders — think fretless fader but more

When John Beez released his fretless fader project, sections of the DJ community went nuts. Some took it further, but none quite so far as Genesis Alejandro. Take a look at the FonoFaders prototype — eight faders on a sliding frame linked to a turntable. But can you work out what is going on?

Serato DJ 1.7.4 Beta — DVS Club Kit, Beat Jump and more

Serato DJ 1.7.4 hits public beta and brings goodies like Beat Jump and Club Kit DVS support for Pioneer and Allen & Heath mixers. Download it today.