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RICHIE HAWTIN DEMONSTRATES THE MECHANICS OF HIS LIVE SHOW CLOSE

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After first debuting his extravagant audiovisual performance CLOSE at Coachella in 2017, Richie Hawtin’s powerful live show has traveled far and wide all around globe – astonishing audiences with his unique setup, hypnotizing visuals and spectacular sound. The technology-obsessed techno maestro has recently created a video in which he walks viewers[…]

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TANGIBLE WAVES REVEAL COMPLETE MODULAR SYSTEM

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Tangible Waves has officially brought its modular a-game to the tech market and delivered on a new, complete system for less than £300 Under (R5000). With its new AE Modular system Tangible Waves has stripped things back to absolute basics in terms of manufacturing, swapping out the usual metal knobs,[…]

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MUTHA FM – Taking Video Streaming to the Next level

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At Mutha FM we have always been proud of ourselves for being ahead of the curve and invariably had to wait for technology to catch up. It started as South Africa’s first Internet radio station in 2002 when data was almost a myth and cost a pretty penny which thankfully[…]

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Loopmasters’ new bass synth is sampled from legendary hardware

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 Loopmasters’ new synth Bass Master is designed to be your one-stop solution for bass. Featuring over 350 presets, 13 filter types and 217 waveshapes across two oscillators, it claims to be a fully-featured bass machine, using Loopmasters’ expert knowledge of sample curation and techniques. Using samples from “legendary” hardware classics,[…]

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DOWNLOAD A FREE SET OF TOOLS FOR ABLETON LIVE 10

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Ableton and Envelop have released a set of free spatial sound tools you can use in popular music production software Live 10. Non-profit Envelop — directed by Christopher Willits — are working to open up a space for exploring 3D sound in music. Now they’ve collaborated with Ableton to release[…]

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ALLEN & HEATH XONE: 96 REVEALED

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Allen & Heath have announced the Xone:96 mixer, the first major update to the Xone:92 since its release in 2003. The update retains the 92’s familiar layout while adding some modern features and extra performance functions to bring the mixer up to date with the requirements of modern DJ’s. The[…]

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PIONEER DJ’S DDJ-SX3 CONTROLLER IS PRIME FOR BACK2BACK SETS

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The successor to the Serato-enabled DDJ-SX2 is here Pioneer DJ has unveiled the DDJ-SX3 controller, the newest product in the line of Serato DJ Pro-enabled controllers, promising expanded connectivity and the addition of features from other well-loved Pioneer DJ products. The major features from the DDJ-SX2 remain, but Pioneer DJ[…]

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FIRST LOOK: KORG VOLCA MIX

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Korg’s Volca series has become extremely popular for its small size, small price tag and huge sound. This fully analogue micro-machine is capable of big sound and have become a staple for live electronic music performances be it for basslines, FX or just random clicks and noises. Recently, Korg added to the[…]

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TRAKTOR – update adds advanced CDJ functionality

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NI Traktor has added some new advanced CDJ features in a new update that’s currently in beta. Most of what’s new in version 2.11.3 – now available for download – is based around using Traktor in HID mode with CDJs, including full colour waveforms, beatjump buttons for instantly jumping forward[…]

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