Sol Republic has stricken gold again in the field of high-end audio gear thanks to their latest innovative headphones, the Sol Republic Master Tracks. A favorite go-to for audiophiles everywhere, Sol Republic has taken their high quality sound and sleek design aesthetic and applied them to the Master Tracks, creating headphones that music aficionados, DJs, [...]
Pioneer is launching their latest product, sure to join your favorite DJ’s arsenal of performance tools, the XDJ-R1. Its major selling feature is its wireless control allowing for control of your mixing devices via an iPad, iPhone, or iPod thanks to Pioneer’s “remotebox” app, even when there is no Wi-Fi available (available on the Apple [...]
Yesterday, German synthesizer authority Waldorf released its first synthesizer app, Nave. Compatible with any iPad, Nave provides you with a touchscreen wavetable synthesizer right at your fingertips. It comes with over 500 presets, twowavetable-based oscillators, and sound spectrum that can be transposed independently of pitch, Waldorf’s newest app brings their classic high-quality to today’s mobile [...]
The Mixr series of headphones from Beats by Dr. Dre was supposedly created at the cue of David Guetta for a light-weight, durable design. Mixr delivers deep bass with 40mm drivers, and arrives with user flexibility (ear cups that pivot 270 degrees; metal construction and molded headband). Just in time for summer, there is a [...]
Serato has announced the first major update to Serato DJ. Serato DJ 1.2.0 arrives with professional features – 4 deck mixing; advanced FX powered by iZotope; midi mapping for use with a secondary controller; among others – to create a comprehensive new digital DJ platform. The update is compatible with a range of controllers, including [...]
Last week, Native Instruments released the TRAKTOR DJ app for the iPhone and iPod Touch. It piggybacks off the iPad version, with an interface optimal for the other devices. The app is a continuation of Native Instrument’s goal of using touch-controlled waveform displays to interact with music. TRAKTOR DJ features a dedicated 3-band EQ, filter [...]
Part I: A-Trak & Chrome Sparks House Party During SXSW this past March, Fader and Sonos Studio threw five days of parties and asked a handful of artists to create playlists each night. The artists were able to DJ wirelessly from anywhere in the venue thanks to Sonos technology, which also allowed the ability to [...]
For use with higher-end headphones, Meridian Explorer has released a portable DAC and headphone amp. The device promises better sound quality and time precision. It supports analog and mini Toslink connections. Read more HERE.
The Maple Q Speaker is a high-end stereo system ($1500) from Q, the producer of hand-crafted, 100% wood audio devices. The Maple Q is made entirely from American Maple, which accentuates its simple and stylish design. It arrives with a 90 watts amp and boasts 360 degree audio coverage. Purchase HERE.