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‘R.O.A.D. Podcast’: DJ Nitrane Talks DJing for Obama, JAY Z, and Other Celebs

DJ NITRANE FEATURE

On this week’s R.O.A.D. Podcast, the crew talks to DJ Nitrane, the official tour DJ for rapper Bas. The Los Angeles-based DJ shares how he got into DJing celebrity parties for the likes of Barack Obama, JAY Z, Jamie Foxx, and more. Nitrane discusses proper etiquette and how he keeps his clients satisfied.

The Dreamville Records affiliate also recalls being at the recording sessions of J.Cole‘s Revenge of the Dreamers 3 album.

Watch an excerpt of this week’s interview above and the full episode here.

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Pioneer DJ Announces DDJ-1000SRT Controller

Pioneer DJ DDJ-1000SRT

Pioneer DJ DDJ-1000SRT
Pioneer DJ DDJ-1000SRT (Source: Pioneer DJ)

Pioneer DJ has announced its latest Serato-enabled controller, the DDJ-1000SRT. The unit is based on the company’s club-standard CDJ and DJM mixer setup. The four-channel controller features full-sized jog wheels, 16 performance pads, two FX banks, DVS support, and more.

The DDJ-1000SRT unlocks Serato DJ Pro, and the first 5,000 units sold will also come with Serato DJ Suite. Suite includes Pitch ‘n Time, Serato Flip, Serato Video, and more.

Watch Mojaxx‘s first look below, as well as routines from J. Espinosa and Buck Rogers.

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Watch Chris Villa’s ‘Trends Mix’ for August 2019

Chris Villa Aug Feature

After an extended hiatus, DJcity’s Arizona representative Chris Villa is back with a new Trends Mix. He performs a routine featuring three tracks from DJcity Trends and two throwbacks.

Tracklist:

1. YG ft. Kamaiyah & G-Eazy – Do Not Disturb
2. Too $hort ft. Lil Jon & The Eastside Boyz – Shake That Monkey
3. Tory Lanez ft. Quavo & Tyga – Broke Leg
4. Fergie – London Bridge – Acapella
5. Young Thug ft. J. Cole & Travis Scott – The London

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DJcity Trends is a monthly collection of tracks intended to help DJs discover new and buzzing club tracks. The songs are hand-picked by influential DJs from around the world.

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You Should Be Recording Your Sets

Do you record yourself during gigs and practice sessions? Whether you’re a new or seasoned DJ, recording your sets can improve your skills and create content to keep fans happy.

On this episode of DJcityTV’s Share the Knowledge, DJ TLM talks about why you should always press record before you press play.

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DJ Brace Performs Turntablism Set With Orchestra

Boundary-pushing turntablist DJ Brace has dropped a routine alongside Montreal’s Orchestre de la Francophonie. In the 22-minute set, the unique pairing performs “Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra” by composer Gabriel Prokofiev.

Watch above.

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‘MikiDz Podcast’: The Importance of Using a Microphone

Last week on the MikiDz Show, Major Lazer‘s Walshy Fire discussed the importance of using a microphone during DJ sets. Inspired by that, MikiWAR, DJ Dainjazone, and DJ Rell talk about their thoughts on mic skills on this week’s episode of the MikiDz Podcast.

The crew also discusses Drake‘s recently announced SiriusXM partnership, the success of Lil Nas X‘s “Old Town Road,” and more.

Watch the MikiDz Podcast above. It is also available on Apple Podcasts, Mixcloud, and Spotify.

The MikiDz Podcast is a talk-show that discusses news and topics in the DJ and nightlife industries. It is hosted by MikiWAR, DJ Dainjazone, and DJ Rell. The MikiDz Show, which is also hosted by Miki and Dainjazone, features live performances from the world’s most-skilled DJs.

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