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  1. 3 votes
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    • How to use TouchOSC on iPad to augment S4/S2 Controller?

      I would like to learn how to more effectively use TouchOSC in conjunction with my S4 to control effects or groups of effects (the DJTT S4 custom mapping, for instance) to give more flavor to my DJ sets.

      I don't want to use it to replace my controller, those options are rather intuitive in the general TouchOSC templates. I want to learn how to use it as another tool in my DJ arsenal of tricks and instruments. (this may include alternate templates, unless you can use the ones provided. But here is a huge template set I found: http://www.ipad-dj.noelc.com/ipad-dj/4-deck-iPad-TouchOSC-Traktor-control.html )

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      • us copy right changes for DJs

        can you help DJTT fans understand the importance of a very negative change possibly in the works with the us copy right affecting djs http://raprehab.com

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        • 4 votes
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          • Scratch Video

            Today watch how the Scratch Bandits do their thing uncut !
            Here’s a video of their “Break your Beck” remix.
            http://www.dailymotion.com/video/xpe8cg_scratch-bandits-crew-break-ya-neck-remix_music

            More info here: http://www.scratchbanditscrew.com/en/885/break-ya-neck-remix-video/#more-885

            Enjoy !

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            • Legal rights, MP3, DRM, Law!

              Hey Guys! I think that many of you will find this interesting and useful!
              So, as I heard, every acc file you download from Beatport etc, is coded with DRM. As you download your songs to windows platform, and then copy this files to your gig laptop - mac, the DRM disappears due to some "technical" stuff. The same thing is while you backup your music library into external drive. NOW, The problem appears for example in Poland. The police is controlling some of the clubs in order to find the illegal downloaded music, and thats okej. But, sometimes while…

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              • Log On Feature (too much newsletter requests)

                You guys should have a "Log On" feature or something so that those who already are subscribed to your newsletter will not be asked to sign up over and over again. It's nothing too serious, but I imagine some people would be agitated by this.

                Keep up the great work!

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                • DJ Camp

                  Could you possible create a DJ camp where we can gain a lot of hands on experience, similar to Dubspot. I think the real value proposition is being able to learn from Ean directly. This has worked well for many of my friends / colleagues with respect to drums / guitars etc. The class could be a combination of the best tutorials on here:

                  Day 1 - Mixing, transitions, build-ups

                  Day 2 - Controllerism / Programming controllers

                  Day 3 - FX theory with respect to different genres

                  Day 4 - Mixing different genres; mixing songs that have fluctuating tempo

                  Day…

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                  • Could you create a listing of Ean's upcoming shows / performances. I am often in the SF area and would love to see Ean in person.

                    Another tab on the DJTT website that has an upcoming show listing (even local places) with a comments section where we can describe the shows we see and the portions of the show we like. This way you can have crowd sourced feedback.

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                    • Live production: software vs hardware.

                      Focus on the art of live production. Bridging the gap between DJing and production.The software options in terms of controlling, sequencing and live performance etc. The hardware options; live looping, samplers, synths and grooveboxes.. the pros and cons. with examples of artists and links to video clips showing what is possible with the different options available to people.

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                      • DJ Resume's

                        I want to send out a resume with all of my DJing experience and the numbers of followers, plays, and downloads. Can you tell us the best way of writing one? Is it just like writing a resume for business or can we spice it up?

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                        • VCI-100 fader/jog Cleaning Update and DJTT Store Idea

                          This article was great but it should add that you should use a fader lubricant in conjunction with a cleaner such as deoxit(which says that its a lubricant but it will leave your faders a bit stiff). Also it would be awesome to see some cleaning products in the DJTT store because this is the place where I tend to look for my dj products.

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                          • DJ Tech Riders! (DJ Bag vs Tech Rider)

                            I think it would be quite an interesting topic to know what you can put on your "DJ Rider" and what not. Which kind of technical equipment you can expect from the club to bring for you? If it is okay to request a CDJ 2000 why is for example some sort of Midi Controller like the Kontrol X1 not okay even though many DJs use one. Also is it okay to request a certain sound card (e.g. Rane SL3). I have heard some DJ do. How big in terms of fame, do you as a DJ have to be,…

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                            • Re naming the "DJ"

                              i think today there's too much confusion over what people are doing..and the public and other muso's getting confused...

                              1/ beatmatching... blending two tracks
                              2/ mixing...includes beatmatching...and making 3 songs from two tracks
                              3/ DJ... person who jockys vinyl
                              4/ composer/ producer...person who makes tracks and plays it how they want
                              5/ master sound technician ..includes all of the above

                              To many arguments regarding the old fashioned dj name..i see djs giving other muso's shit about vinyl or this and that!! due to a lack of understanding!

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                              • Share your followers music occasionally when its good! Bi-weekly collections of tracks that feature fan DJ's and their hardware/software

                                Post some songs sent to your DJTechtools soundcloud. It will increase readership, reward your dedicated fans and fellow DJs and maybe inspire new set-ups!

                                16 votes
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                                • Mixing Tutorials - Transitions & Effects on Traktor / Serato

                                  Different ways to transition into different song genres like breakdowns coupled with transition effects that go with it. Everyone can beatmatch but it's the technique on these transitions that makes DJ's interesting.

                                  221 votes
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                                  • More performance techniques for a range of uses. Emphasis on using that many unused tools in traktor and comparable softwares.

                                    We often overlook some of the most impressive features of the performance softwares that use. How to better us the loop recorder and perform it in a live set. How to incorporate original music into a set. Using the clips section to play dj tools to live remix music.

                                    44 votes
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                                    • Show how to setup maschine - midifighter - X1 - S4 - Traktor 2 - ableton - ...

                                      And once we got the setup understood, show us what to do with all those goodies in a tutorials for dummies :)

                                      34 votes
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                                      • More business advice....

                                        More articles on how to grow your business/income, travel/gig advice, travel/storage products, etc....

                                        36 votes
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                                        • 9 votes
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