Traktor Gater Effect

One of the most received requests from Traktor Tips subscribers is more effects videos.  The effects in Traktor are very versatile and offer users the ability to really change the sound of their DJ sets and offer an element of excitement and individuality.  With so many effects and so many effect combinations, it can be a maze trying to figure out which effects are most usable and how best to use them. This week Traktor Tips brings you a video tutorial showing how to use the Gater Effect.  Remember, less is often more, so never overuse your effects! Continue reading Traktor Gater Effect

Percussa Audio Cubes

Today I wanted to show you all these amazing Audio Cubes from Percussa.  They were introduced in 2008 but I have not seen them around too much since.

Audio Cubes

These little beauties have more tricks up their sleeve than at first you might think.

Each cube has 4 low latency infra red sensors and communication ports, capable of communicating with another cube nearby or with your fingers and hands.  They are rechargeable by USB and offer wireless connectivity.   Continue reading “Percussa Audio Cubes”

Turntable FX Demo

As requested by one of the subscribers on youtube, I have added a video showing briefly a couple of ways you can use the turntable effects in Traktor. You can be way more creative than what I have shown here in the video, but you get the idea. I am not here to impress you with my DJ Skills but to show you how you can start off using some of these effects. To see the video more clearly feel free to pop it into 720HD mode. Enjoy. Continue reading Turntable FX Demo