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How Good Can A $200 Controller Be In 2020?

Numark has released two entry-level controllers, the Mixtrack Pro FX & Mixtrack Platinum FX. While the controllers are aimed at beginners, they offer features that appeal to experienced DJs as well.

On this episode of Tips and Tricks, Mojaxx find out just how good these budget-friendly controllers can be.

Pioneer DJ Releases rekordbox 6.0.1 With Beatsource LINK Integration

After weeks in beta, Pioneer DJ has released the official version of rekordbox 6.0.1. The latest update to their popular DJing software includes support for the open-format music streaming service Beatsource LINK.

When using rekordbox’s Performance Mode, DJs can access Beatsource LINK’s music library, including curated playlists and charts, and mix them with the songs in their rekordbox library. Beatsource LINK PRO subscribers can store up to 50 tracks in an offline locker within rekordbox, and Beatsource LINK PRO+ subscribers are able to store up to 100 tracks.

Version 6.0.1 also includes such upgrades as an enhanced music analysis algorithm and Cloud Library Sync, which allows rekordbox users who subscribe to its Creative Plan to sync playlists across devices.

Download rekordbox 6.0.1 here and sign up for Beatsource LINK here.

Related Post: First Look: Beatsource LINK Public Beta for Pioneer DJ’s rekordbox 6.0.1.

Mojaxx Reviews SpinstreaM’s Streaming Integration App

SpinstreaM

On this episode of Tips and TricksMojaxx discusses spINFLUENCEit‘s new streaming integration app, SpinstreaM.

SpinstreaM is a new application for OSX which allows straightforward integration of DJ mixers like the DJM-S9 into software like OBS Studio for live streaming, in both a single, or multiple computer setup.

Watch Mojaxx’s review above.

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inMusic Acquires Stanton From Gibson Brands

inMusic Stanton

inMusic Stanton
inMusic and Stanton Logos

Earlier today, inMusic announced the acquisition of Stanton from Gibson Brands, Inc., which adds the brand to their roster that includes Numark, RANE, and Denon DJ. Stanton has been an industry leader in the design and manufacturing of professional audio products for DJs and turntablists for over 70 years.

Stanton has a reputation for creating ground-breaking solutions for the DJ market, including Final Scratch (the industry’s first DVS solution), stereo cartridges designed for the working and performance DJ, and one of the first innovative standalone smart controllers.

Jack O’Donnell, CEO of inMusic, says:

“inMusic continually redefines the landscape for expressive DJ performance through unparalleled innovation and a dynamic response to the demands of its customers. With Stanton joining the home of the world’s premier music and audio technology brands, inMusic’s ground-breaking advancements in engineering, design and technology guarantees Stanton’s place at the forefront of this performance-driven industry, in the world’s true home of DJ.”

For more information about the acquisition, visit here.

Related Post: Beatsource Launches Beta of Beatsource LINK DJ Streaming Service

Beatsource LINK Now Supported by Algoriddim’s djay App

In addition to Pioneer DJ‘s rekordbox software, the public beta of Beatsource LINK is now supported by Algoriddim’s djay app for both desktop and mobile. In this video overview, Mojaxx takes a look at how the open-format streaming platform works within the djay software.

Additionally, djay also supports Beatport LINK, which is geared towards DJs who spin electronic music.

The public beta of Beatsource LINK is now open to everyone. Sign up for a 30-day free trial here.

Watch Mo’s walkthrough above and click here to download Algoriddim djay.

Related Post: DJ TLM: How to use Beatsource LINK with the DJM-S9

DJ TLM: How to use Beatsource LINK with the DJM-S9

DJ TLM Beatsource LINK

Earlier this month, Beatsource launched the public beta integration of Beatsource LINK in Pioneer DJ‘s rekordbox software.

In this episode of DJcityTV’s Share The Knowledge, DJ TLM shows us how to use the open-format DJ music streaming service with Pioneer DJ‘s DJM-S9.

Check out our step by step guide for using Beatsource LINK with the DJM-S9 here.

The public beta of Beatsource LINK is now open to everyone. Sign up for a 30-day free trial here.

Download rekordbox 6.0.1 for free here.

Related Post: First Look: Beatsource LINK Public Beta for Pioneer DJ’s rekordbox 6.0.1.

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