Japanese Turntablist YB Shares Scratch Technique Using Tempo Slider

Red Bull 3Style IX Japan finalist YB has delivered a tutorial for DJcityTV showcasing a unique scratch technique. The turntablist developed a way to scratch using the tempo slider and transform effect found on Pioneer DJ equipment. According to Pioneer DJ, he is the first to perform the technique.

YB is known for pushing the boundaries of what can be done on a pair of CDJs. In adition to competing in the 3Style, the accomplished battle DJ was also a finalist in the 2018 Goldie Awards.

Watch YB’s tutorial above.

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Watch YB’s Routine for GENRE BNDR


Japanese DJ and turntablist YB, formerly known as YossyBoy, has dropped a routine for GENRE BNDR.

A former Red Bull 3Style competitor, YB spins at some of the country’s biggest urban clubs. In December, he dropped a mix for the DJcity Podcast.

His routine makes use of the following tracks: Mura Masa‘s “Love$ick” featuring A$AP Rocky, G-Eazy‘s “No Limit” featuring A$AP Rocky and Cardi B, and 2 Chainz‘s “Used 2.”

Watch his routine above.

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