Art of Deejaying, WK 11 – Beatgrids

Welcome to SKAH DJ Blog! Our focus is on beatgrids this week. Have you ever wondered what beatgrids are? Of what use are beatgrids? Why do I need to set beatgrids for the tracks in my library? Well, this article answers all these questions and more. Beatgrids, simply put, are series of markers that point Read more about Art of Deejaying, WK 11 – Beatgrids[…]

Watch out for these in October

Prolight + Sound Middle East 2016 An international trade show/exhibition in the MENA (Middle East and Africa) region dedicated to technology and services for the entertainment, event, media and creation industry. International brands will showcase their latest innovations to the buyers of the expanding and demanding Middle East and African market. This event will hold in Dubai Read more about Watch out for these in October[…]

Art of Deejaying, WK 10 – Advanced Features in Serato DJ

Welcome to SKAH DJ Blog! We will be looking at a few advanced features in Serato DJ. We will take a look at Flip, Loop Roll, Slicer and SP-6 Sampler. Flip Flip is a cool creative feature in Serato DJ that allows you to recreate or transform a track into your own personalized remix or Read more about Art of Deejaying, WK 10 – Advanced Features in Serato DJ[…]

Serato DJ 1.9.3 is out!!!

The much awaited Serato DJ 1.9.3 is finally out, with a lot of exciting new features that opens up a new world of possibilities for the ‘creative minds’. This new update also comes with a lot bug fixes. Here are some of the new features of Serato DJ 1.9.3 The new Max OS X 10.12 Read more about Serato DJ 1.9.3 is out!!![…]

Art of Deejaying, WK 9 – Negotiation Skills

Welcome to SKAH DJ Blog! We will be looking at Negotiation Skills this week. I once read an article that stated that DJs should not negotiate, as deejaying is not a kidnap or ransom situation. Well, that statement is not totally wrong but it is misleading. If you are not a celebrity DJ or a Read more about Art of Deejaying, WK 9 – Negotiation Skills[…]

New from Numark

MixTrack Platinum  This controller has LCD displays built into its 5” jog-wheels which displays track information and play position. Its a 4 Channel controller inheriting the features of the MixTrack Pro 3 and more new cool features. Features Hi-res LCD multi-function displays on each jog wheel Dual 5-inch metal platters w/Numark-exclusive touch-capacitance response 4-deck capability Read more about New from Numark[…]

MacOS Sierra (10.12) coming out 20/09. Don’t be in a hurry!!!

Apple released the beta version of its new and improved Mac OS 10.12 (Mac OS Sierra) for public testing in July 2016. Subsequently, the final release should be out on September 20th. I need not tell you to patiently wait for confirmation from the support team/webpage of all your major software and hardware manufacturers before Read more about MacOS Sierra (10.12) coming out 20/09. Don’t be in a hurry!!![…]

Ableton Link and Serato DJ at it again!!!

The public beta version of Serato DJ 1.9.3 was recently released. As usual this new version includes several bug fixes, modification and stability improvement. It also includes much awaited and cool features such as; support for Ableton Link, Sample Player with two extra slots, as well as changes to the design for better usability and a new layout Read more about Ableton Link and Serato DJ at it again!!![…]

The Chronicles of Celebrity Super-Diva DJ Cuppy

The Chronicles of Celebrity Super-Diva DJ Cuppy. Remember we told you to expect this! Here it is… DJ Cuppy is a female international DJ from Nigeria. In 2014, she was the resident DJ at the MTV Africa Music Awards (MAMA) in Durban. She then played at the Tatler and Christie’s Art Ball in London and at the Read more about The Chronicles of Celebrity Super-Diva DJ Cuppy[…]

Update from BPM | PRO 2016 – Birmingham, UK

The BPM | PRO 2016 which commenced on Sunday 11th Sept has been very eventful with all the top equipment manufacturing brands in DJ, pro-audio, production, studio, lights, video and multimedia in attendance. This is the 10th edition of the exhibition show and this year’s event was really special as top international DJs, industry professionals, label Read more about Update from BPM | PRO 2016 – Birmingham, UK[…]

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