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Mojaxx Reviews Pioneer DJ’s DDJ-REV1 and DDJ-REV7

Mojaxx reviews Pioneer DJ’s new controllers, the DDJ-REV1 and DDJ-REV7 on the first episode of his new Beatsource Tech series. The DDJ-REV1 is an entry-level, two-channel controller for Serato DJ Lite, and the DDJ-REV7 is a two-channel controller for Serato DJ Pro with motorized platters that provides the mixer and turntable experience in one unit.

Both are part of the new DDJ-REV series that takes inspiration for its layout from a professional DJM-S mixer plus turntable setup and adds innovative features for open format DJs.

“The ‘REV’ series of controllers are a new and exciting chapter for Serato and Pioneer DJ,” says Serato Chief Strategy Officer Nick Maclaren. “Following up on the DDJ-SB3 was never going to be easy, with a brand new layout and innovative features we’re confident beginners are going to love learning on DDJ-REV1. For our professional DJs, the DDJ-REV7 is one of the most powerful controllers we’ve ever worked on and it’s exciting to have motorized jog wheels make their debut on a Pioneer DJ controller.”

Watch Mojaxx’s review for the DDJ-REV7 above and for the DDJ-REV1 below.

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This Is the End? The Final Episode of ‘Tips and Tricks’

After seven years and 333 episodes, Mojaxx decides it’s time to switch things up. Watch the final episode of Tips and Tricks above to see what the future has in store for DJcity’s resident tech guru.

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‘MikiDZ Podcast’: The One And Only Disko Drew

In this episode of the MikiDZ Podcast, Beatsource‘s Disko Drew stops by to talk about the latest updates to the streaming music service.

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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First Look: Traktor Pro 3.5.0 With Beatsource LINK Integration

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.

Don’t have Beatsource LINK? Start your free trial.

Watch Mo’s first look above.

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Enter Our Global Producer Challenge

Enter Our Global Producer Challenge

Enter Our Global Producer Challenge

BeatsourceBeatportLoopcloudPlugin Boutique, and LabelRadar have joined forces to host the biggest music producer challenge of 2021.

Producers can enter tracks in six genres: hip-hop/trap, reggaeton, mainstage/EDM, house, techno, and drum and bass.

The grand prize winner will receive a studio setup worth $30,000.

Five winners from each genre will be considered for a release and promo campaign via these labels: Def Jam, Spinnin’ Records, DJcity Records, Shogun Audio, Rekids, and Nervous Records.

30 finalists will receive $2,500 worth of equipment from hardware and software partners such as Akai, Reason Studios, Denon DJ, and more.

Learn more here.

Related Post: ‘Beatsource Playground’ Events To Return This Summer, Starting June 26

‘Beatsource Playground’ Events To Return This Summer, Starting June 26


DJ Phenom and the Sunbird at Sunburn Pool Lounge at Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego.

Beatsource proudly announces the return of its Beatsource Playground event series featuring frequent partners Double Down Entertainment and The Roster. 2020’s COVID-19 pandemic halted the popular series, but June 26 sees it return to Wildwood, New Jersey venue The Wood, for partiers excited to be back out and about, enjoying the sun and vibes.

The first event will feature DJs Danny West and ETX. For more information about Beatsource’s return to the Jersey Shore’s Seaport Pier area, check out the flyer below and click here.

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