Sounds To Sample Dust & Air Loops, sample pack by Dual Shaman

Sounds To Sample has released Dust & Air Loops, a sample pack featuring loops by Dual Shaman. One of the classic tricks for injecting life into programmed beats or breakdowns is to layer drums with … read more

Image-Line Deckadance, DJ mixing application updated to v1.7

Image-Line has released version 1.7 of Deckadance, a DJ mixing software for Windows and Mac. Deckadance is a DJ mixing application that works as a standalone program OR as a VSTi plugin inside your favourite … read more

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Short links for June 22nd, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # Eigenharp Alpha review after three months Geert Bevin wrote in to let us know about his experiences with the Eigenharp Alpha: I've been playing the Pico since November … read more

Novation releases Dicer

Novation has announced Dicer, a palm-sized cue point and looping controller developed with Serato. Plug Dicer in, slot it on your turntable/CDJ, and you can instantly set cue points and use them to trigger ‘Hot … read more

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Short links for May 18th, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # Discord 3 sneak preview Chris Randall writes: Just uploaded a video preview of Discord3's highlights. I think I touched on all the major features; I'll do a full … read more

FatLoud releases XL Series: Dust

FatLoud has released XL Series: Dust, a new multi-format sample library. DUST is the next library in FatLoud XL Series, after bestselling Black & Gold pack. DUST featuring over 320 loops & samples (tempo range … read more

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Short links for February 18th, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # Meet Marv (Marv), a MIDI Actuated Robotic Vibraphone. Marv can play music of high complexity, far more complex than a human player could ever achieve, as Marv is … read more

Short links for February 9th, 2010

Some interesting things I found recently: # MStretchSynth Demo – Kevin Schlei (2010) 'MStretchSynth' uses multi-point (multi-touch) data streams to create a synthesis instrument driven by the relationships between points. Instead of mapping touch positions … read more

Image-Line updates Deckadance to v1.6.3

Image-Line has released version 1.6.3 of Deckadance, a DJ mixing application for Windows and Mac. We’re please to announce Deckadance 1.6.3 which features support for iTunes playlists and has a built-in DVS Control signal. Changes … read more

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Vetrix releases VTX Vinylusion

Vetrix has released VTX Vinylusion, a free plug-in for Windows. Vinylusion a VST-Plugin that emulates the natural shape and texture of vinyl records playing on a turntable. The goal is to re-create all those good … read more

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Mini-review: Goldbaby Productions MPC60 Vol 3

Goldbaby Productions just released the third and final volume of its MPC60 series of sample libraries. MPC60 Vol 3 features over 1,000 sounds sampled on a vintage Akai MPC-60 sampler. This is the last in … read more

Short links for November 2nd, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # Tentacle-box, mobile musicstation with beatsynched lights. Johan Larsby made himself a portable sound system so he can do shows wherever he goes. It should be able to work … read more

Review: Goldbaby Productions The CustomDMX

After doing two synth sample libraries — FatsoSynths Vol 1 and Tape101 —, Goldbaby returns with another drum sample library: The CustomDMX. Besides drum machines recorded on tape machines, sounds sampled on the vintage MPC60 … read more

ION announces four new Vinyl-To-Mp3 Turntables

ION has announced a new series of vinyl-transfer turntables: PROFILE LP, PROFILE FLASH, iPROFILE and PROFILE EXPRESS. Each new turntable in ION’s PROFILE series is designed with contemporary, low-profile looks. PROFILE LP, PROFILE FLASH and … read more

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Mixxx v1.7.0 released

The Mixxx team has announced the final release of Mixxx 1.7.0, the open source DJ software that gives you everything you need to perform live mixes. The result of countless contributions from developers all over … read more

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Mixvibes releases CROSS Pack

Mixvibes has released the CROSS Pack, a new digital vinyl and MIDI DJ solution for Windows and Mac platforms. CROSS Pack is the utlimate bundle for demanding DJs who wish to get an all-inclusive solution … read more

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Image-Line updates Deckadance to v1.5.3

Image-Line has released version 1.5.3 of Deckadance, the DJ mixing software for Windows and Mac. Changes since Deckadance v1.5.1 Added 14 “inverted” midi functions in the “learn” midi control system. Fixed a problem of distorsion … read more

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Image-Line releases Deckadance v1.5 + 20% discount

Image-Line has released version 1.5 of Deckadance, the DJ mixing software for Windows and Mac. Deckadance 1.5 is available for MAC and PC and gains a new audio engine with an amazing high quality of … read more

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Image-Line updates Deckadance to v1.5 (RC)

Image-Line has released version 1.5 (RC) of Deckadance, a DJ mixing application for Windows and Mac. Deckadance is a DJ mixing application that works either as a standalone program OR as a VSTi plugin inside … read more

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Short links for April 28th, 2009

Some interesting things I found recently: # Todd Vanderlin | AR Scratching Moving it in front of a camera, Todd Vanderlin uses a vinyl record equipped with an AR marker to manipulate music. I was … read more