Native Instruments have recently dropped the announcement of new DJ controllers and the long anticipated arrival of the Traktor Pro 3 DJ software. Whilst I have been sat on the sidelines of traktortips.com for some months now, struggling to prioritize any motivation for contributing to the site, I could not pass up an opportunity to comment on this latest foray back into the scene by Native Instruments. So hello, it’s great to see you again. Continue reading “Traktor Pro 3 and the New S2 and S4 DJ controllers”
As many of my regular readers will know, I do not post articles about many controllers, or too much about DJ equipment, but upon seeing the latest offering from Pioneer, I just can’t help myself.
The Pioneer XDJ-RX is the most exciting controller I’ve seen hit the DJ world since the Kontrol X1 mark 1, and the reasons are simple: Continue reading “Pioneer XDJ-RX is Exciting – No Laptop Required”
Tablets have been appearing in the DJ bags of many in recent years, due to their lightweight portability, and also because of their wireless connectivity and tactile approach for hands on control. There are many apps out there that can be paired up with Traktor to control set features or even user mappable controls. I have reviewed some of these in the past, including touch OSC and Maago (links below), but this time, I wanted to take a look a dedicated effects app: TKFX. Continue reading “TKFX – iPad & Android Effects Control for Traktor”
Native Instruments have been working hard recently, not only to reduce the collateral of a leak on the DJ Tech Tools forums, but with the actual design, conception and release of their latest Kontrol series controller the Kontrol s8. Continue reading “Traktor Kontrol S8”
There’s been much talk on the Native Instruments forum about a Traktor Graphical User Interface (GUI) upgrade and overhaul, yet no official statement has been given, as yet.
Lot’s of people are suggesting new features and new graphics, saying it’s time to make a change and make things a little more polished and shiny. Continue reading “New Look Traktor Pro”