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  • Reading A Crowd

    In the DJ world, there's one skill more important than any other: knowing how to read a dance floor. Everything else falls flat in comparison. In today's article, contributor Teo Tormo shares critical insight on what every DJ should do before and during a gig to understand what a crowd wants.

    The post Reading A Dance Floor: The Most Important DJ Skill appeared first on DJ TechTools.

    Post date: 09/01/2018 - 3:33am
  • We have a very good clue at what could be next from NI based on their sponsorship of a scientific community project, SiSEC (Signal Separation Evaluation Campaign). One of goals of this project is to divide completed audio tracks back into their original stems, with just a computer algorithm.

    The post Future DJ Software Could “Demix” Finished Tracks Into Playable Stems appeared first on DJ TechTools.

    Post date: 05/01/2018 - 10:50pm
  • traktor pro 2.11.2 hero

    Traktor 2.11.2 is a maintenance update that mainly serves to accommodate the migration from Service Center to Native Access as the central tool for downloading, installing, activating, and updating your software. Traktor Pro 2.11.2 has been sneakily out for a few weeks - keep reading for a quick overview of what's changed.

    The post Traktor Pro 2.11.2 Quietly Launches: Native Access Support + Bug Fixes appeared first on DJ TechTools.

    Post date: 05/01/2018 - 9:15am
  • A great way to spice up your DJ sets is to add a drum pad or button controller. In today's article, guest contributor Nadav Biran shares a few sources of inspiration for adding a drum pad to a DJ setup.

    The post Adding A Drum Pad To Your DJ Setup appeared first on DJ TechTools.

    Post date: 03/01/2018 - 8:49pm
  • This week is the very end of 2017, so we thought instead of a roundup article, it would be exciting to look forward. Let's gaze into our crystal ball of DJ gear speculation and attempt to predict what trends and changes we'll see in our industry in 2018.

    The post DJ Gear Trends + Predictions for 2018 appeared first on DJ TechTools.

    Post date: 28/12/2017 - 10:38am
  • Spotted earlier this week on ProductHunt, PhonicMind is a new tool that could be incredibly useful for producers, beatmakers, DJs, and karaoke jockeys alike. It's an AI-powered web tool that allows a user to quickly upload any track and quickly get two files: an instrumental and a vocals-only acapella.

    The post Create Vocal-Only Acapellas + Instrumentals Using PhonicMind’s AI appeared first on DJ TechTools.

    Post date: 22/12/2017 - 11:54pm
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