If you’re looking for a responsive and tactile way to beat match by ear using a midi controller with no jog wheel, or you’re just not getting along with using a touch strip, then the method I have set up here will be just what you’re looking for. I can’t believe I hadn’t thought of this one already! Continue reading “Using your Kontrol X1 to Beatmatch by Ear”
A recent video from Ean Golden on DJ Tech Tools started a few cogs turning in my mind. The video, although an excellent piece of advice on a quick method of checking the beatgrid on your track, had me pondering it’s usefulness. Continue reading “Don’t Underestimate the Power of Beatmatching”
Traktor Tip’s reader Audrey Aiken asks:
“I love traktor and still learning all about it. Can you recommend what video I should watch, I want to learn what effects are best for a smooth transition between tracks. Thanks.” Continue reading “Best Effects and EQ techniques for Smooth Transitions”
If you’re a DJ and you haven’t heard of Harmonic Mixing, then you’ve likely been living in a cave. Just because you’ve heard of it however, doesn’t necessarily mean you’ve began to implement it into your DJ Sets. We’ve already touched … Continue reading Harmonic Mixing with Traktor: Unravelled
Whilst I’m sharing a tip here for Soundcloud users I want to remind you that there’s no magic formula to increase Soundcloud plays. The only real thing that matters is creating great music and constructing great mixes!
Don’t ever believe in short cuts or a secret formula to making it big. You have to work at things and work hard. Continue reading “Increase Soundcloud Plays”