Novation today announce 3 new controller keyboards promising ultra-expressive control and include updated software from the all new Automap 4
Just for fun and definitely for beginner DJ’s, or a possible solution for more serious deck spinning activities? – we look at Gemini’s FirstMix controller
The new Scarlett range of Audio/MIDI Interfaces now brings that renowned Focusrite quality to a much wider audience, via USB connection – Check our DV Mag review of the sonically muscular, Scarlett 18i6
The 21st Century DJ’s guide kicks off with the features available in the club, DJ CD player arena – helping you choose your perfect dance music companion
Stanton have announced two interesting DJ products at Musikmesse 2011 today – we get the low down on the standalone ‘Mixstation – SCS4’ and the multi faceted CD player/MIDI controller, ‘CMP800’
The ESI KeyControl 49 XT is an affordable, 4 octave USB MIDI keyboard that packs a lot of bang per buck – DV Magazine grabs a full review
Long time Logic user, DJ/Producer Paul Dakeyne is about to begin his new production journey with Avid Pro Tools 9 – join him for the ride over the forthcoming weeks here at DV Magazine
DV Magazine rounds up a two part review on the multi-talented Novation Xio – a synthesizer, audio interface and MIDI controller, recently blessed with a rather significant price reduction
Having been around for a few years now, the Novation Xio may have slipped under the radar for some musicians and producers. With a recent drastic price drop, DV Mag takes a fresh look at this multi-talented unit, being a MIDI Controller, Synthesizer and Audio Interface rolled into one.
Post NAMM, DV Magazine checks out the latest releases from Gemini, aimed at both beginners and more advanced DJ users
The Alesis Q25 USB/MIDI controller keyboard is portable, affordable and very capable in the MIDI and performance categories. How does it shape up in the already busy world of similar mini-models?
We complete our two part review of the small but very powerful USB/MIDI controller keyboard from ESI – The XT 25 KeyControl. Has it got enough features, functionality and build quality to stand out from the crowd?
Totally redesigned for 2010 come two USB/MIDI keyboard controllers from ESI. In this part one review, we take a look at the 25 note ‘KeyControl XT and see if there’s a new star in the small controller arena
Part two of DV Mag’s guide to Project Studio basics continues as Paul Dakeyne checks out the use of music computer effects plug-ins, virtual instruments and the options available to play and control them.
Music Producer Paul Dakeyne looks at the very basics of setting up a home or ‘project studio’ – demystification from the ground up in this ‘Part One’ feature.
Celebrate the arrival of Akai Professional’s all new MPK Mini controller keyboard, which at first glance appears to blend the features of their two separate control products, the LPK25 and the LPD8 into one small, ultra-compact USB/MIDI package – looks ideal for DJ/Producers and Musicians alike, both on-the-move and on-stage too.