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DJ Fuze Flips Tracks From Nov. 1999 and Nov. 2019

DJ Fuze

REAL 92.3‘s DJ Fuze mixes tracks from November 1999 and November 2019 for Beatsource‘s 20-Year View series.

Previously hosted on DJcityTV, 20-Year View features Fuze performing routines with new and classic tracks that were popular 20 years apart from each other. The series is now hosted by Beatsource, which offers a catalog of new and classic tracks.

Watch above, and catch Fuze in the afternoon Monday through Friday on The Cruz Show.

Tracklist:

Dr. Dre ft. Snoop Dogg – Still D.R.E.
Lizzo ft. Ariana Grande – Good As Hell Remix
Smash Mouth – All Star
Rage Against The Machine – Guerilla Radio
Gang Starr – Bad Name
Nas – Nastradamus
DJ Snake & J Balvin ft. Tyga – Loco Contigo
Young Thug ft. Gunna – Hot

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DJ White Shadow Interviewed by DJ Spider on ‘The 20 Podcast’

DJ White Shadow

DJ White Shadow
DJ White Shadow and DJ Spider (Credit: Vlatz)

On this week’s episode of The 20 Podcast, DJ Spider speaks with GRAMMY-winning producer DJ White Shadow.

White Shadow is based in Los Angeles. He’s best known for producing and DJing for Lady Gaga, contributing to hits like “Born This Way” and “Applause.” Raised in Detroit, White Shadow has also served as the North American music director for W Hotels, where he launched their renowned Sound Suite studios.

White Shadow and Spider also went through Beatsource‘s weekly list of must-have tracks, The 20.

Watch the clip below and listen to the full episode here.

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Pioneer DJ Releases XDJ-XZ Controller

Pioneer DJ XDJ-XZ

Pioneer DJ XDJ-XZ
Pioneer DJ XDJ-XZ controller (Source: Pioneer DJ)

Pioneer DJ has released a new all-in-one controller, the XDJ-XZ.

The device, which can be used with USB drives or a rekordbox-equipped laptop, “feels exactly like you’re using the CDJ-2000NXS2 and DJM-900NXS2,” according to the press release. Serato DJ Pro support will be added in early 2020.

“It is the closest thing you can get to a full two deck [Pioneer DJ] NXS2 setup at around a third of the price,” DJcityTV’s Mojaxx says.

The XDJ-XZ is available now at $2,299. Watch Mo’s first look below and stay tuned for a full review.

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Disko Drew Interviewed by DJ Spider on ‘The 20 Podcast’

Disko Drew

DJ Spider

Los Angeles radio veteran Disko Drew sat down with DJ Spider for this week’s episode of The 20 Podcast.

Drew hosts and DJs on three shows: Power 106‘s “Noon Mix,” Cali 93.9‘s “Cali Caliente Morning Mix,” and the “Globalization Morning Mix” on SiriusXM and Pitbull‘s Globalization channel. Drew also serves as the music director for Cali 93.9 and Globalization.

Drew and Spider also went through Beatsource‘s weekly list of must-have tracks, The 20.

Watch the clips below and listen to the full episode here.

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Watch: DJcity and Beatsource at Amsterdam Dance Event

Amsterdam Dance Event

DJcity and Beatsource hosted two events at this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), which took place October 15 to 20. The first was a brunch with Serato and DJcity, and the second was a Beatsource mixer.

Watch a recap of the week above.

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Beatsource Hosts Launch Party in Los Angeles

A-Trak

A-Trak at Beatsource Launch Party
Beatsource Board Member A-Trak rocks the party (credit: Gabriel Olsen/Getty Images)

​Beatsource, the new digital music service for open-format DJs, hosted its launch party in Los Angeles on Thursday. The event took place at the residence of Absolut Elyx CEO, Jonas Tahlin.

Announced earlier this year, Beatsource is a joint venture between Beatport and DJcity. The public beta of its download store launched in early October, and its LINK streaming service and PROMO subscription tier will launch soon.

Attending the party were A-Trak, who serves on the board of Beatsource, Walshy Fire of Major Lazer, legendary Los Angeles DJs Felli Fel and Revolution, Grammy-winning producers The Stereotypes, and Justin Bieber‘s DJ Tay James.

Beatsource Board Member A-Trak and Beatsource President Brian "DJ Quickie" Wong
Beatsource Board Member A-Trak and Beatsource President Brian “DJ Quickie” Wong (credit: Gabriel Olsen/Getty Images)

The event featured DJ sets from A-Trak, Spider, Chris Villa, Danny West, and Kaos. There were also demos from Beatsource technology partners Pioneer DJ and Denon DJ.

“Beatsource is excited to celebrate the first major step for our brand with our avid supporters, industry colleagues and DJ friends,” commented Brian “DJ Quickie” Wong, president of Beatsource and co-founder of DJcity. “There is no better way to launch a music platform than with our favorite DJs playing some good music at this incredible and intimate venue.”

Check out some photos of the party here.

Watch the recap video below:

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