Stanton SCS.1 controller Takes On Major UpdateFeb 11, 2011
Stanton, an industry leader in the design and manufacture of professional audio products for DJs, announces several new update developments to its premier mixer control surface, the Stanton Control System1. The SCS.1, with its built-in FireWire® audio interface, assignable encoders, and tight, two-way software control is now better than ever, offering expanded presets, new ASIO drivers, updated firmware and DaRouter software.
JBL Professional Introduces EON515XT NAMM 2011Jan 14, 2011
JBL Professional today introduced its EON515XT active loudspeaker. As the flagship of the iconic JBL powered portable speaker collection, the EON515XT was engineered for durability, high performance and ease of use. JBL has extended the reach of the current EON technology by improving input sensitivity, lowering the noise floor, adding user selectable EQ control and re-voicing the system for peak performance and enhanced audio precision.
Crown Audio Enhances Class-Leading Value and Performance, With XTi 2 Series Amplifiers For Portable PAJan 14, 2011
Resetting the standards for portable sound amplification, Crown Audio today introduced the XTi 2 Series of amplifiers. Offering increased control, an enhanced feature set and a sleeker design, the XTi 2 Series amplifiers bring together features and performance never before available in an amplifier designed for portable PA applications.
NUMARK DEBUTS DJ2GO PORTABLE CONTROLLER FOR DJSJan 14, 2011
DJ2GO is a portable, affordable and highly capable DJ controller that allows DJs to control their favorite DJ software with a tactile feel that can’t be matched using a computer mouse and keyboard. DJ2GO weighs just 13 oz. but provides a layout familiar to DJs that includes two platters, a crossfader, pitch and level controls as well as Deck A, Deck B, Master and Headphone gain controls
NUMARK DEBUTS NS6 4-CHANNEL DJ CONTROLLER WITH BUILT-IN MIXER FOR SERATO ITCHJan 14, 2011
Numark, the world’s leading manufacturer of DJ technology, introduces the NS6 DJ controller for Serato ITCH. Numark will showcase NS6 at the 2011 Winter NAMM Show in Anaheim, CA, Booth #6400, January 13 – 16.
PLASA 2011 Launches with Free Registration MonthJan 10, 2011
The PLASA 2011 Show
officially launches with the opening of a free registration month, enabling early bookers to make a saving of £20 on the standard ticket price at this year's show, which takes place at London's Earls Court on 11 - 14 September 2011.
American DJ and American Audio Introduce Mobile Enabled Parts SiteDec 2, 2010
The new American DJ and American Audio mobile enabled part site represents the latest in digital technology, giving customers 24/7 access to replacement parts from their smart phones, iPads and other mobile devices. Yet at the same time, the new site (http://mobileparts.americandj.com/
) also is in keeping with a time-honored commitment for the 25-year old company.
MUSICIAN ON THE RISE SHIMMERS WITH SLIMPAR™ 56Nov 30, 2010
CHAUVET®, a leading manufacturer of LED lighting, announced today multi-hyphenate, digitally-fueled artist-on-the-rise, Dave Patten incorporated five SlimPAR™ 56 wash lights in his latest video release entitled “Wait Jenny
LDI 2010 Las VegasOct 31, 2010
Smaller but more defined
Call it the recession or call it a shake up in the lighting industry, the 2010 LDI Show in Las Vegas was smaller this year. Even though it was a little short on vendor booths, it came across as being a very intense show.
When a chef makes a sauce, they go through a process that is called reducing. Reducing is simply thickening and concentrating a sauce by boiling it—moisture evaporates, and the sauce reduces in volume while the flavor intensifies. That is how LDI was this year. The booths were spectacular, the products were innovative, and the people were motivated.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Namba Gear Adds New Midnight Blue Color To Studio BackpacksSep 15, 2010
Namba Gear announced the addition of a new color combination to their line of musician’s studio backpacks. The new color is a midnight blue exterior with a bright orange interior. As with all of their bags, Namba Gear’s bright interior color makes it easy to find gear and cables, even in dark backstage areas.