Music Tech

Volta Create: A Visual Revolution?

Volta Create is a new software platform designed to allow users to produce Mixed Reality visual content. This can be used for live streams, performance recordings, or club & festival visuals – and in the future, VR. As well as featuring 3D world templates, the free app can also make use of the depth cameras in recent iOS devices to place performers directly inside those virtual worlds.

Mojaxx shares his excitement about the new tech in this episode of Tips and Tricks. Watch his first look above.

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Reloop Stand Hub Review

Laptop stands for DJs are not generally the most exciting topic, but Reloop has shaken up the market with their latest offering – the Stand Hub. As well as providing a sturdy perch for your precious computer, it also offers a USB hub with the latest USB-C Power Delivery technology.

Watch Mojaxx‘s review above.

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Pioneer DJ VM-80 Studio Monitors Review

Pioneer DJ expands upon their studio monitor offerings with the VM range, which brings a few new features to the table. In addition to offering a flat profile for mixing and production, they also have a club setting, designed to offer a real club-inspired sound to DJs mixing at home or in the studio.

Watch Mojaxx‘s review above.

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Pioneer DJ Announces rekordbox Professional Plan With Unlimited Cloud Storage

Pioneer DJ has partnered with file hosting service Dropbox for the new rekordbox Professional Plan. The plan offers unlimited cloud storage for music libraries.

The rekordbox Professional plan is the first-ever DJ software to offer unlimited storage capacity via Dropbox. Users can upload their tracks to the cloud, which retains metadata such as playlists, hot cues, loops, and tags.

The plan allows DJs to create a database for each device they use. By backing up the device database, they can then can easily recover their library from rekordbox at any time if one device is lost or damaged. The plan also offers the ability to sync your rekordbox library across up to eight devices, for easy gig prep on-the-go.

Watch Pioneer DJ’s announcement video below and visit the rekordbox website for more details.

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First Look: SoundSwitch 2.3 With Philips Hue

SoundSwitch is a lighting software platform which allows DJs to sync their light show to Serato DJ Pro, Virtual DJ, and Engine OS, as well as other software via Ableton Link. The new 2.3 version takes things to a different level, thanks to the integration of Philips Hue smart lighting.

Watch Mojaxx‘s first look above.

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Reloop Ready Controller Review

Reloop’s Ready controller manages to squeeze an incredible amount of features into a truly tiny footprint, supporting both Serato & Algoriddim‘s software. Is this the ultimate controller for DJs on the move?

Watch Mojaxx‘s review above.

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KRK S10.4 Subwoofer Review

Following the huge success of KRK’s reimagined 4th generation ROKIT studio monitors, the company has released a series of active subwoofers designed to complement them perfectly. Mojaxx spent a few weeks with the ten-inch S10.4 sub and now brings us his full review.

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RANE Announces the SEVENTY A-TRAK SIGNATURE EDITION Mixer


(Source: RANE)

RANE has announced their latest piece of gear, the SEVENTY A-TRAK SIGNATURE EDITION mixer. The collaboration with the legendary turntablist A-Trak features a silver finish, rotary knobs, special sound curve, and a brand-new Fader FX feature that turns the volume faders into controls for four different effects and four tone generators.

Watch Mojaxx‘s review below and check out RANE’s website for more details.

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First Look: RCF ART 9 Series Speakers

Italian manufacturer RCF’s long-running line of ART active speakers sees a revamp for 2021 with the new ART 9 series. Sporting a new look, and a bunch of new technology under the hood, they promise to offer both serious volume and quality. Mojaxx takes a first look in this week’s episode of Tips and Tricks.

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First Look: Traktor Pro 3.5.0 With Beatsource LINK Integration

In this episode of Tips and Tricks, Mojaxx takes a first look at the latest version of Traktor Pro from Native Instruments, which includes support for Beatsource LINK and Beatport LINK streaming, as well as HID control with Pioneer DJ’s latest CDJ-3000 media players.

Download Traktor Pro 3.5.0 here.

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Watch Mo’s first look above.

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