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Many of us DJs have wide eyes and high hopes for playing those mega, big-room, headliner spots and getting paid to travel the world. Realistically, the more common scenario for a club DJ is to be an opener for such an act. The “warmup DJ” has a very specific and important role, and it can […]
Pioneer DJ is shaking things up, with today’s announcement of their new piece of live performance gear. The TORAIZ SP-16 is a new sampler and step-sequencer, with Pro DJ Link support for perfectly timed/quantized one-shots and loops in conjunction with a Pioneer CDJ setup. This standalone unit requires no laptop, in typical Pioneer form. It includes a […]
Every genre of music has a track that can be held up, throughout the life of that genre, as a defining piece for that genre. When someone asks, “How would you describe [insert genre name here]?”, there’s usually a set of tracks that are at the top of everyone’s favorite list. When we talk about […]
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