X-LASER INTRODUCES THE NOCTURNE X-BEAMOct 20, 2010
Flexible, unconventional design has yielded X-Laser’s newest product in the Nocturne series: XBeam. Built on an all new rugged metal chassis, X-Beam packs the most powerful punch of any laser in its’ power class while maintaining the go-anywhere portability of much less powerful systems. [ In New DJ Lighting ]
PIONEER OFFERS EXCLUSIVE LIMITED EDITION HEADPHONESOct 14, 2010
Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc.’s Professional Sound and Visual Division today introduced its limited edition HDJ-1000
professional DJ headphones due to be available in December 2010. The limited edition headphones will be offered in two fashionable colors, provide a more comfortable fit, and produce better low frequency reproduction for more effective mixing. [ In Hot Wire ]
CHAUVET® MAKES SWIMSHOW 2011 SHINE IN SOUTH BEACHOct 14, 2010
CHAUVET®, a leading manufacturer of professional lighting, had 12 CHAUVET® COLORado™ 1 illuminate the backdrop of the runway for SwimShow 2011, the world’s largest and most important swimwear trade show, held last July at the Miami Beach Convention Center, in the heart of trendy South Beach. [ In Hot Wire ]
XONE DB4 NEXT GENERATION DIGITAL DJ FX MIXEROct 11, 2010
The Xone:DB4 is a truly ground-breaking mixer and by far the most advanced product that we have designed. Every feature has been meticulously researched with a view to offering DJs ultimate creativity. Based on the iLive pro-touring FX system, we developed FX algorithms with BPM conscious parameters and tight spectral control, customised to perfectly fit the DJ environment. [ In New DJ Gear ]
Virtual DJ Now Bundled w/ Vestex TyphoonOct 11, 2010
Typhoon is an all-in-one bundle of digital DJ hardware and software, offering total control to mix, scratch, and play music as a DJ would right at your fingertips.
The included software transforms your computer into a full-blown DJ system.
Whether for the beginner or seasoned pros alike, plug Typhoon into your computer and you become a DJ.
[ In The MP3 DJ ]
American DJ Quad Phase Turns Moonflowers Into RainbowsOct 8, 2010
The moon has 4 phases -- now there’s a moon
flower effect from American DJ that lights up the night using 4 distinct colors in one LED source. Fittingly called the Quad Phase
, this revolutionary LED moonflower can mix and blend nearly twice as many dazzling colors as you’ll find in a rainbow, 13 in all – red, blue, green, purple, yellow, cyan, white, light red, light blue, light green, light purple, light yellow and light cyan.
[ In New DJ Lighting ]
Scrim King: A New Look for the Mobile DJ MarketOct 5, 2010
Mobile DJ’s and Lighting techs are constantly looking for new and exciting products which will appeal to customers and the common eye. Trussing, lighting and speaker stands have always had the same purpose and look, with exposed metal and the possibility of wires being exposed to an audience. [ In Hot Wire ]
Emulator Multi-Touch Interface LaunchesOct 4, 2010
Emulator, the World's first and only transparent multi-touch system for professional DJ use launches today.
"Imagine a futuristic transparent touch screen in a club - it is an instant magnet for attention," says Alan Smithson, co-founder and CEO of Smithson Martin Inc., the company that developed the Emulator system exclusively for the professional DJ scene. "At our launch party, everyone wanted to touch and play with it, there were 3 people deep trying to take photos of it." [ In New DJ Gear ]
Hercules Announces the DJ Console 4-Mx for Pro DJsSep 30, 2010
Hercules, a leader and pioneer in digital DJ controllers for computers, announces the newest version of their DJ Console line for Pro DJs, the DJ Console 4-Mx, an innovative and precise controller featuring large jog wheels (each equipped with touch sensor), a built-in audio interface tailored for DJing for easy connection with existing analog gear, and intuitive control over 2 and 4 virtual decks. [ In The MP3 DJ ]
Pioneer Electronics S-DJ08 and S-DJ05 Speakers Get The DJs AttentionSep 29, 2010
Pioneer Electronics (USA) Inc.’s Professional Sound and Visual Division today introduces its first line of active reference monitoring speakers, S-DJ08
, designed for DJing and music production. The two speaker models feature excellent sound quality, audio parameter control, built-in linear equalization and four switchable inputs, useful for DJs and producers who need to achieve the highest accuracy in musical reproduction. [ In New DJ Gear ]
X-LASER® INTRODUCES A WORLD FIRST SIMPLIFIED PROCESS FOR OBTAINING AN FDASep 28, 2010
Working with the United States Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Devices and Radiological Health, X-Laser today introduced a dramatically simplified process for obtaining a laser light show variance using web based signature and submission tools for easy application and rapid approval. [ In Hot Wire ]
Ableton and Serato release The BridgeSep 28, 2010
Ableton and Serato are pleased to announce the release of The Bridge, a software partnership which brings together DJ performance and production. The new tools generated by this partnership emphasize ease and creativity while pushing the boundaries of live performance. [ In Hot Wire ]
CIRRUS™: LASER WEB AND LED AURA EFFECT IN ONE LASERSep 25, 2010
CHAUVET®, a leading manufacturer of professional lighting, announces the release of Cirrus™, an incredible new laser, featuring a unique green and red laser web effect combined with a deep-blue LED ripple effect. The layered colored textures create a mesmerizing projection effect for walls, ceilings or any surface. You can blanket any room with a colorful web of red, green and blue. [ In New DJ Lighting ]
DENON DJ INTRODUCES THE DN-SC2000 CONTROLLERSep 25, 2010 Denon DJ
, a leading manufacturer of premium-grade DJ equipment, unveils its DN-SC2000 Controller. The unit is an affordable, compact, professional-grade, solid steel MIDI controller designed for the home DJ or party laptop DJ on the go. Used together with the DJ’s favorite mixer and PC software of choice, the DN-SC2000 offers [ In New DJ Gear ]
Chroma Q Color Charge Battery Powered LED FixtureSep 22, 2010
The Color Charge LED fixture is a 600 lumen, battery powered, wireless DMX fixture which is ideal for any indoor temporary lighting application where wiring is a challenge or where install speed is critical, transforming a venue in minutes. [ In New DJ Lighting ]