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Melo D Talks West Coast Style of DJing on ‘R.O.A.D. Podcast’

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Melo D, from the legendary Beat Junkies crew, was featured on this week’s episode of the R.O.A.D. Podcast. The Los Angeles native broke down the West Coast style of DJing and how it compares with the East Coast style.

Melo D also discussed J Rocc’s role in founding the Beat Junkies, the crew’s Institute of Sound DJ school, and more.

Watch an excerpt above and the full episode here.

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Numark Announces New Mixer, the ‘Scratch’

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Numark has announced the “Scratch,” an affordable two-channel mixer designed to work with Serato DJ Pro.

The Scratch features a mini Innofader crossfader, hardware filters, and other pro features like XLR main outs and a dedicated booth output.

The Scratch unlocks the full DVS functionality of Serato DJ Pro. Four performance pads deliver hot cue triggering, loop rolls, and access to the SP8 sampler. A pair of loop encoders can also be used to select and load tracks. Additionally, the Scratch offers instant access to six effects in Serato DJ Pro, trigged by two-way paddle switches.

Although the Scratch was just announced, it is available in stores now, priced at $499.

Check out Numark’s website for more info and watch Mojaxx‘s review below.

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DJ Snake, J Balvin, and Tyga Team for New Single and Video, ‘Loco Contigo’

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Three of music’s hottest artists — DJ Snake, J Balvin, and Tyga — have joined forces for a bilingual reggaeton heater titled “Loco Contigo.”

The track, which translates to “crazy with you,” contains verses in Spanish and English from Balvin and T-Raww, respectively. It follows Snake’s all-star hip-hop anthem, “Enzo,” which was one of DJcity’s most-downloaded tracks of May.

The trio has also dropped a colorful music video, which is full of Carnival imagery.

Watch it above and download the song on DJcity.

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Watch Future’s ‘Government Official’ Video

Future has released an artistic visual for his song “Government Official.” The track is off his recently released EP entitled SAVE ME. The seven-song collection serves as the follow-up to his full length album The WIZRD, which was released in January.

The video was directed by controversial fashion designer Henri Alexander Levy. It features the rapper riding around in a convertible and rapping at an art gallery.

Watch it above and download the track on DJcity.

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Watch: Russian Turntablist DJ CHELL Delivers Routine for DJcityTV

DJ CHELL, a turntablist based in Moscow, shows off his musicality in a performance for DJcityTV. In his routine, CHELL cuts and juggles the track “Keep On Lovin'” by MagnusTheMagnus featuring Seinabo Sey.

CHELL is a member of the Scratchburg DJ crew, and an acclaimed battle DJ. He was the 2015 IDA World vice-champion, the 2017 IDA Russia champion, and the 2018 DMC Russia champion.

Watch his routine above.

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Watch Tyga’s ‘Haute’ Video Feat. J Balvin & Chris Brown

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Tyga has dropped a video for “Haute,” a bouncy, bilingual single featuring J Balvin and Chris Brown.

The track, which appears on T-Raww’s newly released album, Legendary, is currently No. 13 on DJcity.

Watch the video above and download the song on DJcity.

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Boogie Blind Remembers Roc Raida on ‘R.O.A.D. Podcast’

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Boogie Blind, a member of the X-Ecuctioners and Heavy Hitters crews, sat down with the R.O.A.D. Podcast this week. The veteran turntablist and party rocker remembered his former crew member, the late and great Roc Raida.

Boogie also discussed his early DJs with the X-Men, how party rocking is his foundation, East Coast vs. West Coast scratching, and more.

Watch an excerpt above and the full episode here.

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Serato Announces Serato DJ Pro 2.2 Public Beta

After teasing some new features on Instagram last week, Serato has announced the public beta of Serato DJ Pro 2.2. In addition to bug fixes and 64-bit processing in Serato Video, it also contains two long-awaited features: play count and day mode.

Mojaxx takes a first look at the updates on this week’s episode of Tips and Tricks.

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Watch: DJ Myke a.k.a. Micionero Delivers Routine for DJcityTV

DJ Myke a.k.a. Micionero, a turntablist/producer from Italy, has delivered a routine for DJcityTV. In the performance, he flips “Run” by AWOLNATION and the track “La Festa” by Italian artist Adriano Celentano.

Myke is an accomplished battle DJ in the European scene. He has won the DMC Italy four consecutive times, two of which were in the team category with his crew Men In Scratch. He was also the ITF Eastern Hemisphere Vice-Champion in 2003.

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