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Pioneer DJ Announces DDJ-XP2 Add-On Controller

Pioneer DJ DDJ-XP2

Pioneer DJ DDJ-XP2
Pioneer DJ DDJ-XP2 (Source: Pioneer DJ)

Pioneer DJ has announced the DDJ-XP2, an add-on controller for rekordbox dj and Serato DJ Pro.

The DDJ-XP2 adds to the functionality of the DDJ-XP1, but retains the build quality and layout of the original unit.

Key new features include:

– Works natively with both rekordbox dj and Serato DJ Pro
– 32 performance pads
– Silent Cue feature available in Serato DJ Pro for the first time
– Unique Slide FX control

Watch’s Mojaxx‘s first look below, along with an introduction video featuring Mr Switch and Tigerstyle, and a routine from Jon1st.

Related Post: Pioneer DJ DDJ-XP1 Review

Mojaxx Reviews MasterSounds’ Radius TWO VALVE Rotary Mixer

Mastersounds Radius TWO VALVE

On this episode of Tips and Tricks, Mojaxx reviews the Radius TWO VALVE rotary mixer from boutique electronics manufacturer MasterSounds.

This portable rotary mixer is the two channel version of the Linear 4V.

Watch Mojaxx‘s review of the Radius TWO VALVE above.

Related Post: Mojaxx Reviews MasterSounds’ Linear 4V Mixer and FX Unit

Review: Mini Innofader Pro for Reloop SPIN Portable Turntable

Mini Innofader Pro for Reloop Spin

Innofader has released a mini fader specifically designed for the Reloop SPIN portable turntable. The Mini Innofader Pro is a highly adjustable and customizable contactless fader.

Watch Mojaxx‘s review of the Mini Innofader Pro above.

Related Post: Jesse Dean Designs JDDX2R-SP Fader for Reloop SPIN Reviewed

Phase Wireless DJ System Review

Music technology company MWM shocked the turntablism world when they announced the Phase wireless DJ system last year. However, the product had some hurdles to overcome upon launch.

On this week’s episode of Tips and Tricks, Mojaxx takes an in-depth look to see if the needle-replacing hardware lives up to the hype. Watch above.

Related Post: Watch: Behind-the-Scenes at Phase’s ‘Live Session – Launch Tour’

Denon DJ Brings Streaming Music to Standalone DJ Hardware


Prime 4. (Source: Denon DJ)

With their latest firmware update, Denon DJ has brought streaming music to the Prime 4 standalone DJ system. The Prime 4 v1.4 firmware public beta enables internet access via either WiFi or a hardwired connection. Once connected, the controller is able to stream music from TIDAL.

Registered Prime series users and members of the v1.4 public beta will receive a free, 3-month TIDAL HiFi trial subscription.

While streaming is currently limited to the Prime 4, Denon DJ plans on bringing this feature to the SC5000 and SC5000M standalone media players in the near future.

Watch Mojaxx‘s first look below.

Related Post: Review: Denon DJ Prime 4 Standalone DJ System

Technics SL-1200MK7 Review

Technics surprised the DJ world earlier this year by announcing the latest update to their flagship turntable, the SL-1200MK7. Watch Mojaxx‘s review of the deck on this week’s episode of Tips and Tricks.

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