Scottish three-piece rock band Biffy Clyro have played some major live shows in the last twelve months, supporting US rockers the Foo Fighters at Milton Keynes Bowl and opening for Metallica in Bangalore, India.
Pioneer’s industry-leading CDJ multi-media player range is about to become even more desirable, with the introduction of new colour versions of the CDJ-850 and CDJ-350. The new solid black CDJ-850-K and the metallic silver CDJ-350-S match any interior, making them ideal for playing at home and out on the road.
As a DJ you spend countless hours entertaining others and work hard to provide the best sound for clients’ special events, why not treat your own ears this Christmas! New Beats by Dr. Dre Studio headphones give dynamic range, audio clarity, deep bass and clear treble frequencies whilst looking pretty stylish too!
Rush Release, established in 1979, is the longest running music promotion company in the UK, working with Major and Independent Record Labels and artists to promote new releases to Club/Radio DJs and busy working DJs in other areas such as Stadiums etc.
Ahead of the Christmas party season ADJ have launched a triple pack of lighting effects ideal for house parties as well as mobile DJs who are just starting out. Get The Party Rockin’ with American DJ’s LED Party Pak 2 which fits in perfectly with this merry time of year.
The new MC3000 DJ controller from Denon DJ is an affordable professional MIDI controller for Native Instruments® TRAKTOR™ 2 Technology, complete with TRAKTOR™ LE 2 included, which is also fully optimised for Virtual DJ.
The latest addition to Prolight concepts’ Acme range of LED lighting effects is now available from your local dealer, just in time to dazzle for Christmas. The new Acme Venom is powered by 6 X 3W pods of tri-coloured LEDs housed in a lightweight, robust housing.
Gemini, the well known DJ and Pro Audio equipment manufacturer, today announced the hiring of Jim Rockwell as their new Director of Marketing. Rockwell is a veteran manager with nearly 25 years experience, and he will helm the recently expanded marketing department as the company enters one of the busiest seasons in the industry.
Peavey has released the new TriFlex® II, a three-way, two-channel portable sound system that provides 1,000 watts of power for live sound reinforcement, DJ gigs and music playback applications. The TriFlex II system is a complete sound system with a three-speaker setup—one 15" Peavey subwoofer plus two satellite speakers with 10” premium woofers and Peavey RX14™ 1.4” titanium compression drivers on patented Peavey Quadratic Throat Waveguide™ horns.
Compact and ultra-convenient, the new Event Bar DMX from ADJ is likely to prove popular with many Mobile DJs. This all-in-one LED scanning light system features four bright white 3W LED pinspots on individual X-Y scanning arms all mounted on a single pre-wired bar.
Queen and artist development community Talenthouse have hooked up to bring DJs, remixers, musicians and producers a once in a lifetime opportunity: the chance to remix one of the biggest songs of all time ‘Don’t Stop Me Now’.
Pro Mobile contributor and DJ educator Derek Pengelly has announced plans to repeat his two training workshops next January. Both full-day sessions, ‘Wedding Marketing for DJs’ and ‘At the meeting – unlock the cash’ are aimed at open-minded DJs looking to further their careers and grow their businesses.
DFB Sound & Light Warehouse in Nottingham are holding their annual Open Night on Monday 14th November. Everyone is welcome and confirmed brands include: ACME, ADJ, Chauvet, Denon, Equinox, Kam, Lanta, Laserworld, LEDJ, Wharfedale and more!
Pioneer, known within the DJ world for their leading edge technology, have recently introduced a new headphone model aimed at consumers looking for a quality listening experience on the go. The SE-MJ591 headphones are compact and foldable as well as beautiful to look at and even more so to listen to. The aluminium material and black chrome finish with high quality sound reproduction make this a very comfortable and stunning piece of equipment.
The popular Ryger Vision star curtain controller has undergone a programming change to create the new Vision 2. A ‘must have’ add-on unit to the popular RGB LED Star curtains that many DJs have started to use as part of their shows recently, the new Vision 2 allows users to take control of their cloths with various control options, now including sound activation.
The new DV2 USB from American Audio is a “mixer” in more ways than one. This groundbreaking 2-channel pre-amp DJ mixer features a built-in 4x4 Sound Card and MIDI Output, allowing you to play and mix music from any DJ software, yet still keep hands-on hardware control over faders, cueing, scratching and other effects.
Many DJs are now realising that one of the costs of their success and popularity can be noise induced hearing loss caused by frequent exposure to high levels of music for long periods of time. LimitEar®, designers of innovative hearing protection solutions for earpiece users, recently launched a major new product: AdaptEar® which enables DJs to use new technology safely to protect their hearing.
The latest new scanner to be added to Prolight Concepts’ Equinox range is not one, but four scanners in a compact and robust housing. The Scantastic 4 scans a wide area on both its X and Y axis creating a room filling experience from a single easy to use fixture.
When it hit the market last year, American Audio’s VMS4 MIDI controller was hailed by many as “the ultimate DJ tool” for its total versatility in adapting to the way today’s DJs play – whether using a computer for digital DJing, a traditional analogue mixer, or some of both. Now American Audio is building on the success of this MIDI machine with the addition of a new model to the VMS Series – the VMS2.
Visitors at BPM 2011, which ran from the 1st to the 3rd of October at the Birmingham NEC, dropped their business cards into the Pro Mobile draw box by the bucket load, all in hope of winning a fantastic Equinox Interceptor LED lighting effect from Prolight Concepts.