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UniqueSquared

UniqueSquared
September 1, 2012

Serato Update 3: Serato Scratch Live v2.4.3 beta

ScratchLive 2.4.3 public beta has finally been released, featuring a slew of fixes and FLAC format support for Rane SSL users.  Owners of the Rane 68 mixer can breathe easier as certain BPM issues were solved as well.  Please remember that this is a Beta version, not a final version.  Make sure to back-up Serato before attempting to upgrade.…

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DJ Scott Mad Flip

DJ Scott Mad Flip
April 12, 2012

Controllerist – Breaking the Mold – Part 1

It is amazing, but not surprising, the reaction I get when people see me using a controller.  Even with the world wide popularity of EDM and DJing, as well as the countless varieties of related products that are on the market, there is still a lot of mystery surrounding what DJs do when we play music.  However, it is not surprising because, being a DJ for over 2 decades, I have seen this same reaction before when just using turntables and a mixer.  It’s the DJ circle of life, seriously.  I am often asked which is better, turntables or controllers?

As I travel abroad in my journeys playing dance music, I find myself being an ambassador of the culture that we all know and love. I am always happy to talk about music, gigs, incredible DJs, EDM artists, mixing tricks, and techniques. Inevitably the conversation always turns to talking about …