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Should You Start a Live Stream?

As the event industry has more or less shut down over the last year, live streaming has become the go-to creative outlet for many DJs. In addition to keeping your skills sharp, it can also help you build or maintain your fan base.

In this episode of DJcityTV’s Share The Knowledge, DJ TLM offers some helpful tips for DJs who are interested in learning or expanding on their live streaming skills.

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DJcity Mobile App 5.0.0. Update Available Now

DJcity Mobile App 5.0.0.

The DJcity mobile app has been updated with new and improved features. In addition to a streamlined user interface and enhanced functionality, the app offers improved cohesiveness with the new DJcity website for a more consistent cross-platform user experience.

Key features and improvements:

• Added search auto-complete.
• Added search result filters.
• Added option to filter search results by exact matches only.
• Added sorting options for search results.
• Added key filters.
• Added reset filter button.
• Added genre filters.
• Added genre sorting.
• Added locale-based monthly charts.
• Added ability to change music preferences inside the mobile app.
• Minor bug fixes and stability improvements.

Watch Mojaxx’s walkthrough below and download the updated DJcity mobile app here.

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Watch: DJ ND Shares His Personal Tazer Combo

In this episode of DJcityTV’s Made From Scratch, DJ ND shares a combo from his own personal collection. The technique combines tazers and transformers to create a technical yet rhythmic pattern.

Watch the tutorial above and grab DJ ND’s scratch tool here.

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Pioneer DJ Announces CDJ-3000 Media Player


(Source: Pioneer DJ)

Pioneer DJ has just announced the CDJ-3000, the latest upgrade to their flagship media player. The player, which is also available in white, features an enhanced processor, key sync and key shift features, an improved jog wheel, and more. The player’s nine-inch, high-resolution touch screen features touch preview and touch cue functions along with stacked waveform and three-band waveform views (three-band waveform view works with tracks analyzed by rekordbox).

Alongside the media player, Pioneer DJ has also re-released the four-channel DJM-900NXS2-W mixer.

The CDJ-3000 is available now at a suggested retail price of $2,299 USD. Watch Pioneer DJ’s introductory video along with Mojaxx‘s first look below.

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Master Your Gear

Over the last few months, many DJs have found themselves with a lot of free time. Why not use that time to take a closer look at your equipment and really get to know all of its features?

In this episode of DJcityTV’s Share The Knowledge, DJ TLM, DJ TLM gives some advice on how to use this extra time to master your gear.

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First Look: Serato DJ Pro 2.4 and Lite 1.4 Public Beta

Earlier today, Serato announced the public beta of Serato DJ Pro 2.4 and Lite 1.4. On this episode of Tips and Tricks, Mojaxx takes a first look at Serato’s new beta versions, which feature both Beatsource and Beatport LINK integration and other new features.

Download the public beta of Serato DJ Pro 2.4 or Lite 1.4 here and try Beatsource LINK for free here.

Watch Mojaxx’s first look above.

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Watch DJ IKU’s Open-Format Mix on GENRE BNDR’s ‘CH419’

Japan’s renowned turntablist, DJ IKU, showcases his turntablism skills while performing a feel-good quick mix on the latest episode of GENRE BNDR‘s CH419.

The 2010 Red Bull 3Style Japan champion’s mix features hip-hop, house, r&b, and more.

Watch DJ IKU’s performance above.

Tracklist:

1. EPMD – It’s Time 2 Party
2. Ty Dolla $ign ft. Kanye West, FKA twigs & Skrillex – Ego Death
3. Disclosure – Expressing What Matters
4. Earth Wind & Fire – Brazilian Rhyme – Danny Krivit Re-Edited
5. Blackbear – Hot Girl Bummer
6. CeeLo Green – Forget You
7. LIKE THAT CHALL – Forget You (Saxophone Melody)
8. Branchez – Shock
9. AJ Tracey & Mabel – West Ten – Club Hack Hype Intro
10. Cardi B ft. Megan Thee Stallion – WAP – Audiorokk ACAP Intro
11. Blueface ft. Dababy – Obama
12. Hypnotic Brass Ensemble – Spottie
13. 2 Chainz ft. Lil Wayne – Money Maker

Follow DJ IKU on Facebook, Instagram, Mixcloud, SoundCloud, and Twitter.

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Watch: DJ ND Shares Variation on Three-Click Flare Scratch

In this episode of DJcityTV’s Made From Scratch, DJ ND shares a way to spice up three-click flare combos. The technique involves scratching forward and backward while switching hand positions between directions.

Watch the tutorial above and grab DJ ND’s beat juggling tool here.

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DJ Lordwin Delivers a Feel-Good ‘Bedroom Sessions’ Routine

Nairobi, Kenya’s DJ Lordwin has dropped a feel-good routine for DJcityTV’s Bedroom Sessions. In his performance, he shouts out Africa overall, plus his hometown’s area code, while highlighting some Afrobeat and dancehall favorites.

The 25-year old DJ was recently a finalist in 2020’s second season of Smirnoff’s 12-week Battle Of The Beats contest. Lordwin aspires to one day be a Red Bull 3Style World Champion.

Tracklist:

1. Nas ft. DJ Khaled– Nas Album Done
2. Nyashinski – Marathon Runner
3. Matata – Mare Mare
4. Fully Focus – Rush
5. The Decimators – Bonge
6. Jason Derulo & Left Side – Swalla (Dancehall Remix)
7. DJ Madness ft. M.O.B. – Fess Ka Fe Bang

Follow DJ Lordwin on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Youtube.

Got what it takes to be featured on the next “Bedroom Sessions” episode? Send a sample video to brs@djcity.com.

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Denon DJ Announces Official Controller Integration With Virtual DJ

Denon DJ has recently released the latest update to their Engine OS software, which includes support for Virtual DJ on select Denon DJ products.

Engine OS 1.5.1 allows control of the Virtual DJ desktop software from within a number of Denon DJ media players including the SC6000M PRIME, the PRIME 2, and more. Features include full-color moving waveforms, touch screen gestures, OLED FX feedback, and a multi-view interface.

Download Engine OS 1.5.1 here and Virtual DJ here, and watch Denon DJ’s announcement video above.

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