September 30, 2013
Pioneer is still the first name we think about when it comes time to buy a new set of CD players. They are still the club standard for DJs who are in need of a 4-channel controller, who expect nothing less than the best. Some will stand by the fact that Pioneer uses their branding to promote products at a high price, and if the same piece of gear were dressed under a different label – it wouldn’t sell or be valued at the same amount. Regardless, there are few Pioneer product owners who have anything bad to say about their gear, other than the cost of it.
Pioneer has made steps to stick their foot into other parts of the music industry, mainly with monitors and speakers. They aren’t exactly known for producing speakers and monitors, but they already have a lot behind then that will help them make …
July 11, 2013
We’ve all seen clubs come and go in our local cities and towns. When they do exist, they either bring the people in or they scare them away, but when they don’t bring in the type of reception that was expected, a lot can go downhill. Some think that running a club is not as hard as it looks on the outside – since you really only need to provide the music, the atmosphere, and the drinks. But there is much more to running a good club than trying to provide entertainment all night long. The logistical problems are many – such as buying too much or not enough alcohol for the night.
Then you have to deal with the technical limitations of the club. Every club has to have some sort of lighting and sound, which also means they need a reliable way to power all of this …