Friday Guest Mix – F1 DJ’s (Soulphusion)

This week we are featuring a radio show from Soulphusion. A great quirky little intro leads you into a stream of great easy listening funky house and disco sounds, flowing into a deeper grove with a smattering of vocals, that will certainly get you moving.  Nice work – add these guys to your soundcloud follow list…….(find them on Twitter too) How do you get featured on Traktor Tips? Its really simple – upload a mix to Soundcloud – then come back to this page and click this Tweet Button >>>Tweet #FridayGuestMix Continue reading Friday Guest Mix – F1 DJ’s (Soulphusion)

Don’t forget the Traktor Kontrol X1 – (Overview)

In recent weeks with the introduction of the new Kontrol F1 and the New Maschine it is becoming increasingly difficult for everyone to navigate the controller arena. I have received questions from many people as to which controller is right for them and following my previous article on the differences between the X1 and F1 I have decided to produce a quick video showing exactly what the Kontrol X1 does and why I find it the most valuable tool in the Native Instruments Collection of Hardware controllers. With the introduction of the Traktor Remix Decks, there isnt one controller that … Continue reading Don’t forget the Traktor Kontrol X1 – (Overview)

Which Traktor Kontrol – X1 or F1?

Recently a Traktor Tips subscriber asked what the difference was between the X1 and F1 and so I thought I would explain them both here. Kontrol X1 I have been using the X1 for Traktor since its release date, I tested it against an Allen & Heath Xone 1D and the X1 came out on top.  It has been my goto controller for Traktor from that point on. The X1 has been designed by Native Instruments purposefully for use with Traktor.  All its controls are pre-mapped to the necessary functions within the software allowing you to navigate your track collection, load … Continue reading Which Traktor Kontrol – X1 or F1?

Luciano explains the Traktor Kontrol F1 and its Benefits

If you haven’t already been tempted in to the F1, Luciano may just encourage you that extra step (I know I might make the purchase pretty soon here). Luciano’s passion shows through in this video as he explains nicely how the F1 functions for him.  At first the mash up of multi-coloured lights might seem like too much to handle, but Luciano seems to explain their functionality in simplistic terms that allow you to see its versatility and tempting necessity. Thanks Luciano for stepping up to the camera and saying hi. Continue reading Luciano explains the Traktor Kontrol F1 and its Benefits