Turntablism created a culture and musical movement, however, entrepreneur Jeremy Bell thinks there is more work to be done to perfect turntablism. The ScrubBoard is the first (that we know of!) cassette tape-based controller that is meant to be played in the same way a DJ uses two turntables and a mixer. Keep reading for more about how the ScrubBoard works, what a DJ can expect out of it, and the man behind the project.
For the last few months we've been building out a brand-new pop-up store and community space in our office in the Dogpatch, San Francisco, and we're excited to announce that the doors are finally opening this week. After the jump, learn more about what we're doing in this space, how you can get involved, and what our plans are for the future.
This week we have a very special treat for you, an in-depth journey into the mindset and technology of Dubfire, the talented and ubiquitous DJ with over 20 years of success under his belt. Part of our “How I Play” series, these videos offer an intimate, behind-the-scenes look at the world’s most interesting DJs through […]
So, it’s almost summer and you’ve got your poolside reading list all set to go, right? We’re going to assume you’re like the rest of us and don’t really think about those kinds of things until it’s too late. So, in the spirit of procrastination, we’ve got another ten books for your perusal. This time […]
We got a chance a couple of months back to chat with Orlando of UK-based TEED about his live performance setup, one of the most extensive we’ve seen for a single performer of his caliber. Click through and watch as he shows off all of his gear, shares production advice, and more.
It’s a bit last-minute, but we wanted to announce that some of the DJTT team will be at the Lower Haight Art Walk in San Francisco tonight showing off the new Midi Fighter Spectra (as well as the 3D). We’ll be in Black Pancake Records (pictured at left) in the Lower Haight, located at the corner […]
Sander Van Doorn stopped by the DJ TechTools office for a quick video interview a few weeks ago. We asked him about his production and DJ tools, how his mixes change from country to country, and his thoughts about the DJ Mag Top 100 list – on which he currently holds the number 16 slot.
A few weeks ago, Ean and the DJTT crew were lucky enough to get to meet one of the DJ and producer duos that’s shaped the dance music landscape since the early nineties, Ken Jordan and Scott Kirkland from The Crystal Method. We couldn’t resist the chance to ask them a few questions about their […]